Dwight Hemion

Dwight Arlington Hemion (March 14, 1926 - January 28, 2008) was an American TV director known mainly for music-themed television programs of the 1960s and 1970s. He held the record for the most Emmy nominations (47), and won 18 times, putting him at the top of his profession throughout the 1960s, 1970s, and well into the 1980s. He also won the Directors Guild of America's top TV award five times, six Ace awards and a Peabody award. ... more on Wikipedia

Dwight Hemion Filmography

video movie 2005 The Very Best of 'Goodbye Again'
tv movie 2000 Lifetime Presents: Disney's American Teacher Awards
tv movie 1999 Disney's Young Musicians Symphony Orchestra in Concert
tv movie 1999 The 14th TV Academy Hall of Fame
tv movie 1999 ...And So This Is Christmas
tv movie 1998 Disney's Young Musicians' Symphony Orchestra
tv movie 1998 Christmas in Washington
tv movie 1998 The Snowden, Raggedy Ann and Andy Holiday Show
tv movie 1997 50 Years of Television: A Celebration of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Golden Anniversary
tv movie 1997 Christmas in Washington
tv movie 1997 Disney's Young Musicians' Symphony Orchestra
tv movie 1997 Snowden on Ice
tv movie 1996 Dolly Parton: Treasures
tv movie 1996 Neil Diamond: Under a Tennessee Moon
tv movie 1996 Christmas in Washington
tv movie 1996 Kennedy Center's 25th Anniversary
tv movie 1995 The 47th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards as Himself - Winner: Best Variety, Music or Comedy Special & Nominee: Best Directing for a Variety or Music Program
tv movie 1995 Barbra: The Concert
tv movie 1995 Christmas in Washington
tv movie 1994 Disney's Young Musicians Symphony Orchestra
tv movie 1994 The Walt Disney Company Presents the American Teacher Awards
tv movie 1994 Christmas in Washington
tv movie 1994 The 10th TV Academy Hall of Fame
tv movie 1993 Disney's Young Musicians Symphony Orchestra
tv movie 1993 The 52nd Presidential Inaugural Gala
tv movie 1993 Christmas in Washington
tv movie 1993 The Harry Connick Jr. Christmas Special
tv movie 1992 Danny Kaye International Children Award for Unicef
tv movie 1991 The 17th Annual People's Choice Awards
tv movie 1991 The Walt Disney Company Presents the American Teacher Awards
tv movie 1991 All-Star Salute to Our Troops
tv movie 1991 Christmas in Washington
tv movie 1990 The 16th Annual People's Choice Awards
tv movie 1990 The Disney Channel Salutes the American Teacher
tv movie 1990 The Earth Day Special
tv movie 1990 The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts
tv movie 1989 From the Heart... The First International Very Special Arts Festival
movie 1989 Bob Hope's Birthday Spectacular in Paris
tv movie 1989 The 15th Annual People's Choice Awards
tv movie 1989 The Kennedy Center Honors: A Celebration of the Performing Arts
tv movie 1988 America's Tribute to Bob Hope
video movie 1988 Neil Diamond: Greatest Hits Live
tv movie 1988 The 14th Annual People's Choice Awards
tv movie 1988 The World According to Me
tv movie 1987 The 39th Annual Emmy Awards as Himself - Nominee: Best Directing in a Variety or Music Program
tv movie 1987 We the People 200: The Constitutional Gala
tv movie 1987 Julie Andrews: The Sound of Christmas
tv movie 1987 The American Film Institute Salute to Barbara Stanwyck
tv movie 1986 Headin' Home for the Holidays
tv movie 1986 Liberty Weekend
tv movie 1986 One Voice
tv movie 1986 Neil Diamond... Hello Again
tv movie 1985 50th Presidential Inaugural Gala
tv movie 1985 Andy Williams and the NBC Kids Search for Santa
tv movie 1985 Anne Murray: The Sounds of London
tv movie 1984 The 36th Annual Emmy Awards
tv movie 1984 Winter Carnival in Quebec
tv movie 1983 The 35th Annual Emmy Awards as Himself - Winner: Best Directing in a Variety or Music Program
tv movie 1983 Caribbean Cruise
tv movie 1983 Here's Television Entertainment
tv movie 1983 Romeo and Juliet on Ice
tv movie 1983 Sheena Easton... Act One
tv movie 1982 The 34th Annual Emmy Awards as Himself - Winner: Best Directing in a Variety or Music Program
movie 1982 Cycling Through China
tv movie 1982 Goldie and Kids: Listen to Us
tv movie 1982 Kraft Salutes Walt Disney World's 10th Anniversary
tv movie 1982 EPCOT Center: The Opening Celebration
tv movie 1981 An Evening at the Moulin Rouge
tv movie 1981 The 33rd Annual Emmy Awards
tv movie 1980 Ann-Margret: Hollywood Movie Girls
tv movie 1980 Baryshnikov on Broadway
tv movie 1980 Kraft Salutes Disneyland's 25th Anniversary
tv movie 1980 Linda in Wonderland
tv movie 1980 Shirley MacLaine... 'Every Little Movement'
tv movie 1980 Uptown: A Tribute to the Apollo Theatre
tv movie 1979 The 31st Annual Emmy Awards as Himself - Winner: Best Comedy-Variety or Music Program
tv movie 1979 Shirley MacLaine at the Lido
tv movie 1978 A Mac Davis Special: Christmas Odyssey - 2010
tv movie 1978 At Home with Shields and Yarnell
tv movie 1978 Cinderella at the Palace
tv movie 1978 Lucy Comes to Nashville
tv movie 1978 Rockette: A Holiday Tribute to Radio City Music Hall
tv movie 1978 Steve & Eydie Celebrate Irving Berlin
tv movie 1978 The Sentry Collection Presents Ben Vereen: His Roots
tv movie 1978 The Star Wars Holiday Special
tv movie 1978 The Kraft 75th Anniversary Special
tv movie 1977 America Salutes the Queen
tv movie 1977 Bette Midler: Ol' Red Hair Is Back
tv movie 1977 Bing Crosby's Merrie Olde Christmas
tv movie 1977 Elvis in Concert
tv movie 1977 Neil Diamond: Love at the Greek
tv movie 1977 Steve & Eydie: From This Moment On... Cole Porter
tv movie 1977 The Television Critics Circle Awards
tv movie 1977 Ann-Margret... Rhinestone Cowgirl
tv movie 1976 America Salutes Richard Rodgers: The Sound of His Music
tv movie 1976 Backlot USA
tv movie 1976 Peter Pan
tv movie 1976 The Bell Telephone Jubilee
tv movie 1976 The Dorothy Hamill Special
tv movie 1975 Salute to Sir Lew - The Master Showman
tv movie 1975 Steve and Eydie: Our Love Is Here to Stay
tv movie 1975 Ann-Margret Olsson
tv movie 1975 Ann-Margret Smith
tv series 1975 Almost Anything Goes
tv movie 1974 Glen Campbell: The Campbells Are Coming
tv movie 1974 Herb Alpert and the TJB
tv movie 1974 John Wayne and Glen Campbell & the Musical West
tv movie 1974 Sammy
tv movie 1974 Sandy Duncan Special
tv movie 1974 Julie and Jackie: How Sweet It Is
tv movie 1973 Acts of Love and Other Comedies
tv movie 1973 Barbra Streisand and Other Musical Instruments
tv movie 1973 Burt Bacharach in Shangri-La
tv movie 1973 Burt Bacharach: Opus No. 3
tv movie 1973 James Paul McCartney
tv movie 1973 Julie on Sesame Street
tv movie 1973 Sammy! The Sammy Davis, Jr. Special
tv movie 1973 Tony & Lena
tv movie 1972 A Royal Gala Variety Performance
tv movie 1972 Chevrolet Presents Burt Bacharach
tv movie 1971 Singer Presents Burt Bacharach
tv movie 1970 An Evening with Burt Bacharach
tv movie 1970 The Klowns
tv movie 1970 Another Evening with Burt Bacharach
tv movie 1970 Petula
tv movie 1967 Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass
tv movie 1966 Color Me Barbra
tv movie 1966 Frank Sinatra: A Man and His Music Part II
tv series 1966 The Roger Miller Show
tv movie 1966 The Soupy Sales Hour
tv movie 1965 Frank Sinatra: A Man and His Music
tv movie 1965 My Name Is Barbra
tv movie 1964 Your All-Time Favorite Songs
tv series 1953 Tonight!

Dwight Hemion on Youtube


In his 5-part oral history interview, director Dwight Hemion (1926-2008) talks about his early television career at ABC in the late 1940's. He discusses in d...


In his 6-part oral history interview, director/producer Gary Smith talks about his early years and his college career in set designing. He goes on to discuss...


Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall. Sing to me Mr. C segment. Wednesday October 18, 1961 9 pm on NBC_TV. A two song medley instead of three. Perry generously ...


Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall program from Wednesday November 8, 1961. Perry introduces Tom Bosley who then recreates his role as Mayor LaGuardia in a ...