Leon Tokatyan

Writer, Additional Crew, Producer

Writer, Additional Crew, Producer


Leon Tokatyan was born on December 28, 1925 in New York, USA. He is known for his work on Lou Grant (1977), Judd for the Defense (1967) and Double Dare (1985). He died on May 13, 1997 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Birth date
1925-12-28
Death date
1997-05-13
Awards
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 3 wins & 1 nomination.

Known For


Lou Grant
Lou Grant
Writer (1977-1982)
Judd for the Defense
Judd for the Defense
Writer (1967)
Double Dare
Double Dare
Writer (1985)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
WriterHawkeye
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - The Visit (1995) ... (writer)
1995
WriterHooperman
(TV Series) (teleplay - 2 episodes, 1987) (written by - 1 episode, 1987) - I, Witness (1987) ... (written by) - The Shooting (1987) ... (teleplay) - Aria da Capo (1987) ... (teleplay)
WriterStarman
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Best Buddies (1986) ... (writer)
1986
WriterThe Adventures of Alexander Hawkins
(TV Movie)
1985
WriterDouble Dare
(TV Series) (developed by - 6 episodes, 1985) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1985) - Double Talk (1985) ... (creator) - Three's a Killer (1985) ... (creator) - Now You See It, Now You See It (1985) ... (creator) - Episode #1.3 (1985) ... (creator) - Hong Kong King Con (1985) ... (creator) Show all 6 episodes
WriterInsight
(TV Series) (written by - 7 episodes) - The Game Room (1984) ... (written by) - The Flawed Magi (1978) ... (written by) - The Highest Bidder (1971) ... (written by) - A Woman of Principle (1970) ... (written by) - Is the 11:59 Late This Year? (1969) ... (written by) Show all 7 episodes
1967-1984
WriterFor Love and Honor
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - For Love and Honor (Pilot) (1983) ... (writer)
1983
WriterAllison Sydney Harrison
(TV Movie)
1983
WriterLou Grant
(TV Series) (developed by - 114 episodes, 1977 - 1982) (written by - 6 episodes, 1977 - 1979) - Charlie (1982) ... (creator) - Victims (1982) ... (creator) - Beachhead (1982) ... (creator) - Suspect (1982) ... (creator) - Unthinkable (1982) ... (creator) Show all 114 episodes
WriterHere's Boomer
(TV Series) (created by - 6 episodes) - Camityville's Boomer (1981) ... (creator) - Boomer and the Bucketeers (1981) ... (creator) - Private Eye (1980) ... (creator) - Tell 'Em Boomer Sent You (1980) ... (creator) - Jailbreak (1980) ... (creator) Show all 6 episodes
1980-1981
WriterThe Other Side of Hell
(TV Movie) (written by)
1978
WriterKojak
(TV Series) (written by - 1 episode) - Black Thorn (1976) ... (written by)
1976
WriterKate McShane
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Publish or Perish (1975) ... (writer)
1975
WriterOrdeal
(TV Movie) (teleplay)
1973
WriterThe Harness
(TV Movie)
1971
WriterThe Name of the Game
(TV Series) (written by - 1 episode) - The Savage Eye (1971) ... (written by)
1971
WriterThe Bold Ones: The Senator
(TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes) - Some Day, They'll Elect a President (1971) ... (writer) - The Day the Lion Died (1970) ... (writer)
1970-1971
WriterThe Outcasts
(TV Series) (creator - 26 episodes, 1968 - 1969) (writer - 1 episode, 1969) (written by - 1 episode, 1968) - How Tall Is Blood? (1969) ... (creator) - The Long Ride (1969) ... (creator) / (writer) - Give Me Tomorrow (1969) ... (creator) - The Stalking Devil (1969) ... (creator) - The Town That Wouldn't (1969) ... (creator) Show all 26 episodes
WriterDer Chef
(TV Series) (story - 1 episode) - The Fourteenth Runner (1967) ... (story)
1967
WriterJudd for the Defense
(TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode) - Tempest in a Texas Town (1967) ... (teleplay)
1967
WriterHawk
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - The Shivering Pigeon (1966) ... (writer)
1966
WriterThe Virginian
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Harvest of Strangers (1966) ... (writer)
1966
WriterWho Killed Teddy Bear
(screenplay)
1965
WriterKraft Suspense Theatre
(TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode) - The Easter Breach (1965) ... (teleplay)
1965
WriterFor the People
(TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode) - Between Candor and Shame (1965) ... (teleplay)
1965
WriterThe Doctors and the Nurses
(TV Series) (1 episode, 1963) (writer - 8 episodes, 1962 - 1965) - A Question of Murder (1965) ... (writer) - Time for You and Time for Me (1964) ... (writer) - A Kind of Loving (1964) ... (writer) - The Rainbow Ride (1964) ... (writer) - Credo (1964) ... (writer) Show all 9 episodes
WriterEspionage
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - The Whistling Shrimp (1963) ... (writer)
1963
WriterArmstrong Circle Theatre
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode, 1963) (written by - 1 episode, 1962) - Ordeal by Fire (1963) ... (writer) - Tunnel to Freedom (1962) ... (written by)
WriterThe DuPont Show of the Week
(TV Series) (writer - 1 episode) - Trick or Treason (1961) ... (writer)
1961
WriterThe Asphalt Jungle
(TV Series) (story - 1 episode) - The Friendly Gesture (1961) ... (story)
1961
WriterMr. Lucky
(TV Series) (written by - 1 episode) - Odyssey of Hate (1960) ... (written by)
1960
WriterDeadline
(TV Series) (screenplay - 6 episodes, 1959 - 1960) (teleplay - 4 episodes, 1959 - 1960) (story - 1 episode, 1960) - To Move a Mountain (1960) ... (teleplay) - Exposure (1960) ... (screenplay) / (story) - Thesis for Murder (1959) ... (teleplay) - Birthday Present (1959) ... (screenplay) - The Mad Bomber (1959) ... (screenplay) Show all 10 episodes
WriterNew York Confidential
(TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode) - The Girl from Nowhere (1959) ... (teleplay)
1959
WriterDecoy
(TV Series) (script - 2 episodes, 1957 - 1958) (script by - 2 episodes, 1957 - 1958) (screenplay - 1 episode, 1957) - Saturday Lost (1958) ... (script) - Dressed for the Kill (1958) ... (script by) - Queen of Diamonds (1957) ... (script by) - Deadly Corridor (1957) ... (script) - The Phoner (1957) ... (screenplay)
WriterThe Big Story
(TV Series) (6 episodes, 1956 - 1957) (writer - 1 episode, 1956) - Widow's Luck (1957) - The Mad Bomber (1957) - Reprisal (1957) - Exposure (1957) - Checkmate (1957) Show all 7 episodes
RoleTitleYear
Additional CrewLou Grant
(TV Series) (creative consultant - 24 episodes, 1978 - 1979) (executive story consultant - 21 episodes, 1977 - 1978) - Romance (1979) ... (creative consultant) - Skids (1979) ... (creative consultant) - Bomb (1979) ... (creative consultant) - Marathon (1979) ... (creative consultant) - Convention (1979) ... (creative consultant) Show all 45 episodes
Additional CrewThe Outcasts
(TV Series) (story consultant - 25 episodes) - How Tall Is Blood? (1969) ... (story consultant) - The Long Ride (1969) ... (story consultant) - Give Me Tomorrow (1969) ... (story consultant) - The Stalking Devil (1969) ... (story consultant) - The Town That Wouldn't (1969) ... (story consultant) Show all 25 episodes
1968-1969
RoleTitleYear
ProducerHooperman
(TV Series) (executive producer - 5 episodes) - The Shooting (1987) ... (executive producer) - John Doe, We Hardly Knew Ye (1987) ... (executive producer) - Aria da Capo (1987) ... (executive producer) - Don We Now Our Gay Apparel (1987) ... (executive producer) - The Answer My Friend Is Passing in the Wind (1987) ... (executive producer)
1987
ProducerStarman
(TV Series) (supervising producer - 22 episodes) - The Test (1987) ... (supervising producer) - Starscape: Part 2 (1987) ... (supervising producer) - Starscape: Part 1 (1987) ... (supervising producer) - Fathers and Sons (1987) ... (supervising producer) - The Wedding (1987) ... (supervising producer) Show all 22 episodes
1986-1987
ProducerDouble Dare
(TV Series) (supervising producer - 2 episodes) - Hong Kong King Con (1985) ... (supervising producer) - Double Negative (1985) ... (supervising producer)
1985
ProducerAllison Sydney Harrison
(TV Movie) (executive producer)
1983
RoleTitleYear
ActorThe Clock
(TV Series) - The Checked Suit (1950)
1950
RoleTitleYear
Script and Continuity DepartmentLou Grant
(TV Series) (executive script consultant - 1 episode) - Takeover (1977) ... (executive script consultant)
1977