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Michael Dempsey was born on July 21, 1967 in Van Nuys, California, USA. He is a director and producer, known for 12-12-12: The Concert for Sandy Relief (2012), Beyond Stranger Things (2017) and Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards 2021 (2021). He has been married to Deborah Lantz Dempsey since July 9, 1995. They have two children. See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 2 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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 2022 The 2022 ESPY Awards (TV Special)
 2022 2022 NHL Awards (TV Special)
 2022 TIME 100 Gala (TV Special)
 2021 Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2022 (TV Special) (la party directed by)
 2021 2021 CMT Artists of the Year (TV Special)
 2021 The 2021 ESPY Awards (TV Special)
 2021 The Wall (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Tamara and Leo (2021)
- Brittany and CJ (2021)
 2020 Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2021 (TV Special) (new orleans director)
 2020 The 2020 ESPY Awards (TV Special)
 2020 Gayme Show (TV Series short) (4 episodes)
- Gay Oregon Trail (2020)
- Hear Her (2020)
- Respect Kirsten (2020)
 2019 2019 CMT Artists of the Year (TV Special)
 2019 Teen Choice Awards 2019 (TV Special)
 2019 The 2019 ESPY Awards (TV Special)
 2019 Spin the Wheel (TV Series) (2019)
 2019 NHL Awards (TV Special)
 2019 iHeartRadio Wango Tango (TV Special)
 2019 2019 Billboard Music Awards (TV Special) (segment director)
 2019 Drop That Seat (TV Series)
 2018 The 2018 ESPY Awards (TV Special)
 2018 NBA Awards (TV Special)
 2018 2018 NHL Awards (TV Special)
 2017 Night of Too Many Stars (TV Special)
 2017 Beyond Stranger Things (TV Series documentary) (7 episodes)
- Closing the Gate (2017)
- The New Class (2017)
- The AV Club (2017)
- Truth in Hawkins (2017)
- Unlikely Allies (2017)
 2017 CMT Artists of the Year 2017 (TV Special)
 2017 The 2017 ESPY Awards (TV Special)
 2016 Teen Choice Awards 2016 (TV Special)
 2016 2016 NHL Awards (TV Special)
 2016 World Dog Awards (TV Special)
 2015 IHeartRadio Country Music Awards (TV Special)
 2015 CMT Artists of the Year 2015 (TV Special)
 2015 Teen Choice Awards 2015 (TV Special)
 2015 The 2015 ESPY Awards (TV Special)
 2015 2015 NHL Awards (TV Special)
 2015 2015 NBA All Star All Style (TV Special)
 2015 The World Dog Awards (TV Special)
 2014 Vevo Certified Superfanfest (TV Special)
 2014 Teen Choice Awards 2014 (TV Special)
 2014 2014 Young Hollywood Awards (TV Special)
 2014 2014 NHL Awards (TV Special)
 2013 Fox's New Year's Eve Live! (TV Special)
 2013 iHeartRadio Jingle Ball 2013 (TV Special)
 2013 2013 American Country Awards (TV Special)
 2013 Teen Choice Awards 2013 (TV Special)
 2013 TED Talks Education (TV Movie documentary)
 2013 2013 New Now Next Awards (TV Special)
 2012 12-12-12: The Concert for Sandy Relief (TV Special documentary)
 2012 The 2012 American Country Awards (TV Special)
 2012 Z100's Jingle Ball 2012 (TV Special)
 2012 iHeartRadio Music Festival (TV Special)
 2012 Take Me Out (TV Series) (8 episodes)
- Episode #1.8 (2012)
- Episode #1.7 (2012)
- Episode #1.6 (2012)
- Episode #1.5 (2012)
- Episode #1.4 (2012)
 2012 Teen Choice Awards 2012 (TV Special)
 2012 The 26th Annual Genesis Awards (TV Special)
 2012 Change Begins Within (TV Movie)
 2012 2012 New Now Next Awards (TV Special)
 2012 VH1's Pepsi Super Bowl Fan Jam (TV Special)
 2011 The 2011 American Country Awards (TV Special)
 2011 Countdown to the Emmys (TV Special)
 2011 2011 ALMA Awards (TV Special)
 2011 Teen Choice 2011 (TV Special)
 2011 VH1 Storytellers (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 2011 25th Annual Genesis Awards (TV Special)
 2011 2011 New Now Next Awards (TV Special)
 2011 VH1: Super Bowl Fan Jam (TV Special)
 2010 New Year's Eve Live! (TV Special)
 2010 Fuse Presents Z100's Jingle Ball (TV Special)
 2010 The 2010 American Country Awards (TV Special)
 2010 Nickelodeon Mega Music Fest (TV Movie)
 2010 Teen Choice Awards 2010 (TV Special)
 2010 Ellen's Somewhat Special Special (TV Special)
 2010 2010 New Now Next Awards (TV Special)
 2010 24th Annual Genesis Awards (TV Special)
 2009 VH1 Pepsi Smash Super Bowl Bash (TV Special)
 2009 2009 Alma Awards (TV Special)
 2009 The Superstars (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (2009)
- Episode #1.5 (2009)
- Episode #1.4 (2009)
- Episode #1.3 (2009)
- Episode #1.2 (2009)
 2008 High School Musical: Get in the Picture (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.13 (2008)
 2008 Duel (TV Series) (10 episodes)
- Episode #1.11 (2008)
- Episode #1.10 (2008)
- Episode #1.9 (2008)
- Episode #1.8 (2008)
- Episode #1.7 (2008)
 2007 Ellen's Really Big Show (TV Special)
 2007 Live Earth (TV Special documentary) (NBC show)
 2007 National Bingo Night (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2007)
 2007 18th Annual GLAAD Media Awards (TV Special)
 2006 Dynasty Reunion: Catfights & Caviar (TV Movie documentary)
 2006 17th Annual GLAAD Media Awards (TV Special)
 2006 2006 Asian Excellence Awards (TV Special)
 2005 Knots Landing Reunion: Together Again (TV Movie documentary)
 2004 Dallas Reunion: Return to Southfork (TV Movie documentary)
 2004 Super Bowl's Greatest Commercials (TV Special)
 2004 Life After Extreme Makeover (TV Movie documentary)
 1997 The Roseanne Show (TV Series)
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Deborah Lantz Dempsey  (filed for divorce)  (2 children)

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