Bite-sized blog post: Karen Arthur

Karen Arthur

KAREN ARTHUR was the first women to direct a mini-series for American television with Crossings (1986).

She won an Emmy for directing Cagney & Lacey and has gone on to direct numerous television movies and for series.

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Where to watch her films:

AMAZON (Streaming)


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For Director Karen Arthur, Miniseries Is A Chance At Bat
New York Times

FILMOGRAPHY (from imdb):

 2008Moonlight & Mistletoe (TV Movie)
 2005The Christmas Blessing (TV Movie)

 2003Judging Amy (TV Series) (1 episode)

 20037th Heaven (TV Series) (1 episode)

 2002The Locket (TV Movie)
 2001The Song of the Lark (TV Movie)
 2001Passion and Prejudice (TV Movie)
 2000The Lost Child (TV Movie)

 1998A Will of Their Own (TV Mini-Series) (1 episode)

Episode #1.1 (1998)
 1998Labor of Love (TV Movie)
 1998The Staircase (TV Movie)
 1997True Women (TV Movie)
 1997Journey of the Heart (TV Movie)

 1995Dead by Sunset (TV Mini-Series) (2 episodes)

Episode #1.2 (1995)
Episode #1.1 (1995)
 1995New York News (TV Series)
 1992The Secret (TV Movie)
 1991Shadow of a Doubt (TV Movie)
 1991Bump in the Night (TV Movie)
 1990Project: Tinman (TV Movie)
 1990Fall from Grace (TV Movie)
 1990Blue Bayou (TV Movie)
 1989Bridge to Silence (TV Movie)
 1988Evil in Clear River (TV Movie)
 1987Cracked Up (TV Movie)

 1986Crossings (TV Mini-Series) (1 episode)

Episode #1.1 (1986)
 1985The Rape of Richard Beck (TV Movie)
 1985A Bunny’s Tale (TV Movie)

 1984Cagney & Lacey (TV Series) (8 episodes)

Out of Control (1984)
Hooked (1984)
Taxicab Murders (1984)
Heat (1984)

 1981-1984Hart to Hart (TV Series) (6 episodes)

Max’s Waltz (1984)
Year of the Dog (1983)
Long Lost Love (1983)
Hartstruck (1983)
To Coin a Hart (1982)

 1983-1984Remington Steele (TV Series) (2 episodes)

Steele Threads (1983)

 1984Emerald Point N.A.S. (TV Series) (1 episode)

Hide and Seek (1984)

 1983Boone (TV Series) (1 episode)

The Last Dance (1983)

 1983Return to Eden (TV Mini-Series) (3 episodes)

Part 3 (1983)
Part 2 (1983)
Part 1 (1983)
 1979Charleston (TV Movie)

 1976Rich Man, Poor Man – Book II (TV Series) (1 episode)

Chapter X (1976)