Tuesday 17 July 2018

'Teen Wolf' director Rod Daniel dies aged 73

Actor Michael J Fox starred in Teen Wolf
Actor Michael J Fox starred in Teen Wolf

Director Rod Daniel, who was behind the camera in comedies such as Michael J Fox's Teen Wolf, has died at his home in Chicago.

Daniel, 73, began his Hollywood career in television, where he produced and directed several episodes of the CBS sitcom WKRP In Cincinnati. He went on to direct episodes of several television series, including Newhart, Caroline In The City, Everybody Loves Raymond and Magnum, PI.

In addition to Teen Wolf, he directed The Super, starring Joe Pesci, the Kirk Cameron-Dudley Moore body-swap comedy Like Father Like Son, Beethoven's 2nd and the made-for-TV Home Alone 4. He retired from film-making in 2003.

He leaves a wife and two sons.

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