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Full Cast & Crew

Series Directed by 

Irwin Rosten ... (4 episodes, 1967-1986)
Robert M. Young ... (4 episodes, 1972-1976)
George Sluizer ... (3 episodes, 1967-1969)
Walon Green ... (3 episodes, 1968-1969)
Nicolas Noxon ... (3 episodes, 1978-1986)
Barbara Jampel ... (3 episodes, 1981-1989)
Jeff Myrow ... (2 episodes, 1968-1971)
Heinz Sielmann ... (2 episodes, 1968-1969)
Bud Wiser ... (2 episodes, 1969-1971)
Nick Cominos ... (2 episodes, 1970-1973)
Nicholas Clapp ... (2 episodes, 1971-1973)
Dennis Azzarella ... (2 episodes, 1972-1973)
James Lipscomb ... (2 episodes, 1977-1980)
Norman Dyhrenfurth ... (1 episode, 1965)
Marshall Flaum ... (1 episode, 1965)
Guy Blanchard ... (1 episode, 1966)
Philippe Cousteau ... (1 episode, 1966)
Jack Haley Jr. ... (1 episode, 1966)
Ray Jewell ... (1 episode, 1966)
William Kronick ... (1 episode, 1967)
John A. Alonzo ... (1 episode, 1969)
Rolf Orthel ... (1 episode, 1969)
Aram Bayajam ... (1 episode, 1970)
Robert Guenette ... (1 episode, 1970)
Bert Haanstra ... (1 episode, 1970)
Harry Rasky ... (1 episode, 1970)
Ed Spiegel ... (1 episode, 1970)
Christine Zurbach ... (1 episode, 1970)
David Saxon ... (1 episode, 1971)
George Vicas ... (1 episode, 1972)
Paul Boorstin ... (1 episode, 1974)
John Marshall ... (1 episode, 1974)
Jeri Sopanen ... (1 episode, 1974)
Terry Sanders ... (1 episode, 1975)
Wolfgang Bayer ... (1 episode, 1976)
Robert M. Campbell ... (1 episode, 1976)
Christine Z. Wiser ... (1 episode, 1976)
Norris Brock ... (1 episode, 1982)
Theodore Thomas ... (1 episode, 1987)
Des Bartlett ... (1 episode, 1993)
Jen Bartlett ... (1 episode, 1993)
Mark Stouffer ... (1 episode, 1993)
Christine Weber ... (1 episode, 1993)
Howard Hall ... (1 episode, 1994)
Mark Emery ... (1 episode, 1998)
John Rubin ... (1 episode, 2000)
Kirk Simon ... (1 episode, 2003)
Lucy McDowell ... (1 episode, 2004)
Bruce Norfleet ... (1 episode, 2004)
Susan Todd ... (1 episode, 2005)
Andrew Young ... (1 episode, 2005)
Liesl Clark ... (1 episode, 2009)
Mel Morpeth ... (1 episode, 2011)
Jamie Wiggins ... (1 episode, 2011)
Aram Boyajian ... (unknown episodes)
Alexander Grasshoff ... (unknown episodes)
Jack Kaufman ... (unknown episodes)
David Seltzer ... (unknown episodes)

Series Writing Credits  

Dennis Azzarella ... (3 episodes, 1972-1973)
Miriam Birch ... (4 episodes, 1982-1991)
Liz Bomford ... (1 episode, 1994)
Paul Boorstin ... (2 episodes, 1968-1974)
Stanley Breeden ... (1 episode, 1988)
Lori Butterfield ... (1 episode, 2002)
Alex Chadwick ... (1 episode, 1990)
Nicholas Clapp ... (1 episode, 1971)
Liesl Clark ... (1 episode, 2009)
Nick Cominos ... (1 episode, 1973)
James Dugan ... (1 episode, 1966)
Ed Easterling ... (2 episodes, 2009)
Marshall Flaum ... (1 episode, 1965)
Rob Goldberg ... (1 episode, 1994)
Eleanor Grant ... (1 episode, 2004)
Walon Green ... (2 episodes, 1968)
Jack Haley Jr. ... (1 episode, 1966)
Barbara Jampel ... (4 episodes, 1981-1988)
Dereck Joubert ... (1 episode, 1992)
William Kronick ... (1 episode, 1967)
Alan Landsburg ... (1 episode, 1968)
James Lipscomb ... (3 episodes, 1977-1984)
Lucy McDowell ... (1 episode, 2004)
Jeff Myrow ... (2 episodes, 1967-1968)
Nicolas Noxon ... (10 episodes, 1966-1994)
Patrick Prentice ... (1 episode, 1993)
Donavan Reiff ... (1 episode, 2003)
Michael Rosenfeld ... (1 episode, 2003)
Irwin Rosten ... (5 episodes, 1966-1991)
Laurence D. Savadove ... (1 episode, 1969)
Joseph Seamans ... (1 episode, 1991)
David Seltzer ... (1 episode, 1968)
William Shakespeare ... (1 episode, 1988)
Kirk Simon ... (1 episode, 2003)
Ed Spiegel ... (1 episode, 1970)
Theodore Strauss ... (1 episode, 1983)
Theodore Thomas ... (1 episode, 1987)
Susan Todd ... (1 episode, 2005)
James Ramsey Ullman ... (1 episode, 1965)
George Vicas ... (1 episode, 1972)
David H. Vowell ... (1 episode, 1971)
Andy White ... (1 episode, 1968)
Bud Wiser ... (11 episodes, 1968-1976)
Andrew Young ... (1 episode, 2005)
Christine Zurbach ... (1 episode, 1970)

Series Cast  

Alexander Scourby ...  Narrator / ... 18 episodes, 1966-1985
Leslie Nielsen ...  Narrator / ... 10 episodes, 1971-1980
Joseph Campanella ...  Narrator / ... 8 episodes, 1968-1991
Richard Kiley ...  Self - Narrator 7 episodes, 1976-1991
Orson Welles ...  Self - Narrator / ... 5 episodes, 1965-1966
Jane Goodall ...  Self / ... 4 episodes, 1965-2002
E.G. Marshall ...  Self - Host / ... 4 episodes, 1980-1983
Dian Fossey Dian Fossey ...  Self - Primatologist / ... 4 episodes, 1971-2002
Louis Leakey Louis Leakey ...  Self 2 episodes, 1966-1988
John Craighead John Craighead ...  Self / ... 2 episodes, 1967-1970
Mary Leakey Mary Leakey ...  Self 2 episodes, 1966-1988
Frank C. Craighead Frank C. Craighead ...  Self / ... 2 episodes, 1967-1970
Richard Basehart ...  Narrator 2 episodes, 1975-1982
Hal Holbrook ...  Self - Narrator 2 episodes, 1976-1985
Keith David ...  Self - Narrator 2 episodes, 1993-1994
Mike Leyland Mike Leyland 1 episode, 1969
James Stewart ...  Narrator 1 episode, 1977
James Whitmore ...  Narrator 1 episode, 1984
Robert Foxworth ...  Self - Narrator 1 episode, 1987
Michael Carroll Michael Carroll ...  Self - Narrator 1 episode, 2004
Gavin MacFadyen Gavin MacFadyen ...  Self - Narrator 1 episode, 2004
Dominic Frisby Dominic Frisby ...  Narrator 1 episode, 2011
Miranda Richardson ...  Narrator 1 episode, 2015
Irving Johnson Irving Johnson ...  Self 1 episode, 1967
Mal Leyland Mal Leyland 1 episode, 1969
Colin Fletcher Colin Fletcher ...  Naturalist - Explorer 1 episode, 1971
Deborah Cane Deborah Cane ...  Self - Lead Conservator, Staffordshire Hoard 1 episode, 2011
Electa Johnson Electa Johnson ...  Self 1 episode, 1967
Billy Varga Billy Varga ...  Miner 1 episode, 1971
Jo Buckberry Jo Buckberry ...  Self - Osteoarcheologist 1 episode, 2011
Masai Tribesmen of Olduvai Gorge Tanzania Africa Masai Tribesmen of Olduvai Gorge Tanzania Africa 1 episode, 1966
Frank Craighead Sr. Frank Craighead Sr. ...  Self 1 episode, 1970
Owen Bush Owen Bush ...  Self - Bladesmith 1 episode, 2011
Kevin Leahy Kevin Leahy ...  Self - Anglo-Saxon Metalwork Specialist 1 episode, 2011
Catherine Higgitt Catherine Higgitt ...  Self - Head of Science, The British Museum 1 episode, 2011
David Symons David Symons ...  Self - Curator, Staffordshire Hoard 1 episode, 2011
Eurydice Georganteli Eurydice Georganteli ...  Self - Numismatist 1 episode, 2011
Ben Gearey Ben Gearey ...  Self - Environmental Archaeologist 1 episode, 2011
Leslie Webster Leslie Webster ...  Self - Anglo-Saxon Specialist 1 episode, 2011
Dave Roper Dave Roper ...  Self - Anglo-Saxon Craft Specialist 1 episode, 2011
Jacques-Yves Cousteau ...  Self 1 episode, 1966
Melody May Norsgaard Melody May Norsgaard ...  Melody May Norsgaard 1 episode, 1966
Heinz Sielmann Heinz Sielmann ...  Self 1 episode, 1969
Prince Bernhard of the Netherlands Prince Bernhard of the Netherlands ...  Narrator 1 episode, 1970
Harry Harlow Harry Harlow ...  Self - Psychologist 1 episode, 1971
Desmond Morris ...  Self 1 episode, 1971
Al Oeming Al Oeming ...  Self - Naturalist 1 episode, 1971
Birute Galdikas Birute Galdikas ...  Self - Primatologist 1 episode, 1976
Jack Palance ...  Self - Narrator 1 episode, 1977
Keith Tryck Keith Tryck 1 episode, 1977
John Aspinall John Aspinall ...  Self - Zoo Owner 1 episode, 1981
Thor Heyerdahl ...  Self 1 episode, 1981
Penny Patterson Penny Patterson ...  Self - American Researcher 1 episode, 1981
Lanny Bell Lanny Bell ...  Self - Egyptologist 1 episode, 1982
Eugenie Clark Eugenie Clark ...  Self 1 episode, 1982
Dorothy Eady ...  Self - Egyptologist 1 episode, 1982
Walter Fairservis Walter Fairservis ...  Self - Egyptologist 1 episode, 1982
Kent Weeks Kent Weeks ...  Self - Egyptologist 1 episode, 1982
Christopher Plummer ...  Self - Narrator 1 episode, 1986
Sara C. Bisel Sara C. Bisel ...  Self - Archaeologist 1 episode, 1987
Powers Boothe ...  Self - Narrator 1 episode, 1992
Ricardo Agurcia Ricardo Agurcia ...  Self - Maya Researcher 1 episode, 1993
Peter Coyote ...  Self - Narrator 1 episode, 1993
Susan Sarandon ...  Self - Narrator 1 episode, 1993
Mayra Serbulo Mayra Serbulo 1 episode, 1993
Eugene Fraser Eugene Fraser ...  Self - Narrator 1 episode, 1999
Bob Campbell Bob Campbell ...  Self 1 episode, 2002
Heather Campbell Heather Campbell ...  Self 1 episode, 2002
Michael Fay Michael Fay ...  Self (The Wildlife Conservation Society) 1 episode, 2002
Clare Richardson Clare Richardson ...  Self (Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International) 1 episode, 2002
Dieter Steklis Dieter Steklis ...  Self (primatologist) 1 episode, 2002
Sigourney Weaver ...  Self - Narrator 1 episode, 2002
Christopher Allen Christopher Allen ...  Self - U.S. Army Special Forces 1 episode, 2003
Dave Betz Dave Betz ...  Self - U.S. Army Special Forces 1 episode, 2003
Jerry Boykin Jerry Boykin ...  Self - Commanding General, U.S. Army Special Warfare Center & School 1 episode, 2003
Manuel A. Diemer Manuel A. Diemer ...  Self - Commander, 1st Special Warfare Training Group 1 episode, 2003
Dan Hedman Dan Hedman ...  Self - U.S. Army Special Forces 1 episode, 2003
Geoffrey C. Lambert Geoffrey C. Lambert ...  Self - Commanding General, U.S. Army Special Forces Command 1 episode, 2003
Anthony J. Linza Jr. Anthony J. Linza Jr. ...  Self - U.S. Army Special Forces 1 episode, 2003
Gordon McCormick Gordon McCormick ...  Self - Special Ops Program, Naval Postgraduate School 1 episode, 2003
Michael McElhiney Michael McElhiney ...  Self - U.S. Army Special Forces 1 episode, 2003
Christopher Miller Christopher Miller ...  Self - U.S. Army Special Forces 1 episode, 2003
Layne Morris Layne Morris ...  Self - U.S. Army Special Forces 1 episode, 2003
Leldon Want Leldon Want ...  Self - U.S. Army Special Forces 1 episode, 2003
Timothy Williams Timothy Williams ...  Self - U.S. Army Special Forces 1 episode, 2003
Edward L. Ayers Edward L. Ayers ...  Self - Historian, University of Virginia 1 episode, 2004
Ken Balcomb Ken Balcomb ...  Self - Marine Biologist 1 episode, 2004
Arthur R. Collins Jr. ...  Captain Charles Saviont 1 episode, 2004
Laura Engleby Laura Engleby ...  Self - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 1 episode, 2004
Roger Gentry Roger Gentry ...  Self - Head of Acoustics Program, NOAA Fisheries 1 episode, 2004
Robert Gisiner Robert Gisiner ...  Self - Marine Mammal Science Program Manager, Office of Naval Research 1 episode, 2004
Thyrza Nichols Goodeve Thyrza Nichols Goodeve ...  Self - Descendent of Republic Crewmember 1 episode, 2004
Mads Peter Heide-Jørgensen Mads Peter Heide-Jørgensen ...  Self - Marine Biologist 1 episode, 2004
John Seidel John Seidel ...  Self - Marine Archeologist, Washington College 1 episode, 2004
Greg Stemm Greg Stemm ...  Self - Odyssey Marine Exploration 1 episode, 2004
Ernie Tapanes Ernie Tapanes ...  Self - Odyssey Marine Exploration 1 episode, 2004
Felipe Tonga Felipe Tonga ...  Self - Conservationist 1 episode, 2004
Jill-Karen Yakubik Jill-Karen Yakubik ...  Self - Archaeological Consultant 1 episode, 2004
Pete Athans ...  Self 1 episode, 2009
Liesl Clark Liesl Clark ...  Self - narrator 1 episode, 2009
Broughton Coburn Broughton Coburn ...  Self 1 episode, 2009
Ed Easterling Ed Easterling ...  Special Guest 1 episode, 2009
Luigi Fieni Luigi Fieni ...  Self 1 episode, 2009
Renan Ozturk ...  Self 1 episode, 2009
Ang Temba Sherpa Ang Temba Sherpa ...  Self 1 episode, 2009
Sukra Sagar Shrestha Sukra Sagar Shrestha ...  Self 1 episode, 2009
Sherab Tenzing Sherab Tenzing ...  Self 1 episode, 2009
Thomas Calligaro Thomas Calligaro ...  Self 1 episode, 2011
Helen Geake Helen Geake ...  Self 1 episode, 2011
Terry Herbert Terry Herbert ...  Self 1 episode, 2011
Fred Johnson Fred Johnson ...  Self 1 episode, 2011
Burgess Meredith ...  Narrator unknown episodes
James Bryan ...  Self (uncredited) unknown episodes

Series Produced by 

Dennis B. Kane ... executive producer / associate producer / series producer / associate producer: for National Geographic Society / executive producer: The National Geographic Society (32 episodes, 1966-1989)
David L. Wolper ... executive producer (29 episodes, 1965-1978)
Robert C. Doyle ... executive producer / series producer / executive producer: for National Geographic Society (24 episodes, 1965-1973)
Thomas Skinner ... executive producer (10 episodes, 1982-1991)
Nicolas Noxon ... producer / executive producer (9 episodes, 1966-1994)
Sidney Platt ... associate producer / producer (9 episodes, 1967-1972)
Jack Kaufman ... executive producer / producer (8 episodes, 1965-1973)
Nicholas Clapp ... executive producer / producer (6 episodes, 1971-1976)
Melvin M. Payne ... executive producer / series producer (4 episodes, 1965-1976)
Alan Landsburg ... executive producer / producer (4 episodes, 1965-1968)
Irwin Rosten ... producer (4 episodes, 1967-1991)
Walon Green ... producer (4 episodes, 1967-1969)
Christine Zurbach ... associate producer / producer (4 episodes, 1969-1976)
Barbara Jampel ... producer (4 episodes, 1981-1989)
Miriam Birch ... producer (4 episodes, 1982-1991)
Laura Weinstein ... associate producer (4 episodes, 2002-2004)
Marshall Flaum ... executive producer / producer (3 episodes, 1965-1969)
Jacques-Yves Cousteau ... executive producer / producer (3 episodes, 1966-1969)
Jeff Myrow ... producer (3 episodes, 1967-1971)
James Lipscomb ... producer (3 episodes, 1977-1984)
Tom Simon ... executive producer (3 episodes, 1993-1994)
Michael Rosenfeld ... executive producer / senior executive producer (3 episodes, 2003-2004)
Andy White ... producer (2 episodes, 1968-1969)
Theodore Thomas ... associate producer / producer (2 episodes, 1982-1987)
Joseph Seamans ... producer (2 episodes, 1987-1991)
Bruce Norfleet ... producer (2 episodes, 1993-2004)
Janet McFadden ... line producer / supervising producer (2 episodes, 1993-1994)
Mark Emery ... field producer / producer (2 episodes, 1998-2004)
John Rubin ... producer (2 episodes, 2000-2009)
Liesl Clark ... producer (2 episodes, 2003-2009)
Rebecca Hartzell ... associate producer / line producer (2 episodes, 2003)
Chris Sondreal ... supervising producer (2 episodes, 2004)
Norman Dyhrenfurth ... producer (1 episode, 1965)
Janet Voelker ... assistant producer (1 episode, 1965)
Jack Haley Jr. ... executive producer / producer (1 episode, 1966)
William Kronick ... producer (1 episode, 1967)
David Seltzer ... producer (1 episode, 1968)
George Sluizer ... producer (1 episode, 1968)
William T. Cartwright ... producer (1 episode, 1969)
Lawrence E. Neiman ... producer (1 episode, 1969)
Laurence D. Savadove ... producer (1 episode, 1969)
Ed Spiegel ... producer (1 episode, 1970)
Bud Wiser ... producer (1 episode, 1971)
George Vicas ... producer (1 episode, 1972)
Dennis Azzarella ... producer (1 episode, 1973)
Nick Cominos ... producer (1 episode, 1973)
James Ragan ... associate producer (1 episode, 1973)
John Wright ... associate producer (1 episode, 1973)
Paul Boorstin ... producer (1 episode, 1974)
Freida Lee Mock ... associate producer (1 episode, 1975)
Terry Sanders ... producer (1 episode, 1975)
David Saxon ... producer (1 episode, 1976)
Christine Z. Wiser ... producer (1 episode, 1976)
Dave Clark ... associate producer (1 episode, 1977)
Carol Hughes ... producer (1 episode, 1980)
David Hughes ... producer (1 episode, 1980)
Dale Bell ... director (1 episode, 1981)
Jennifer Carter ... associate producer (1 episode, 1982)
Linda K. Reavely ... producer (1 episode, 1983)
Stephen Eder ... associate producer (1 episode, 1984)
Stanley Breeden ... producer (1 episode, 1988)
David R. O'Dell ... producer (1 episode, 1988)
Belinda Wright ... producer (1 episode, 1988)
Steve Burns ... producer (1 episode, 1990)
Tim Kelly ... executive producer (1 episode, 1990)
Paula N. Kessler ... assistant producer (1 episode, 1990)
Tim W. Kelly ... executive producer (1 episode, 1991)
Janet Driscoll Smith ... associate producer (1 episode, 1991)
Beverly Joubert ... producer (1 episode, 1992)
Dereck Joubert ... producer (1 episode, 1992)
Checco Varese ... associate producer (1 episode, 1993)
Christine Weber ... producer (1 episode, 1993)
Howard Hall ... producer (1 episode, 1994)
Michele Hall ... producer (1 episode, 1994)
Teresa Koenig ... supervising producer (1 episode, 1994)
Patrick Morris ... producer (1 episode, 1994)
Michael Rosenberg ... executive producer: for Partidge Films (1 episode, 1994)
Keenan Smart ... senior producer (1 episode, 1994)
Hugo Van Lawick ... executive producer: for Partidge Films (1 episode, 1994)
Tim Scoones ... producer (1 episode, 1996)
George D. Dodge ... co-producer (1 episode, 2000)
Kathleen M. Dodge ... co-producer (1 episode, 2000)
Amy Bucher ... producer (1 episode, 2002)
Lori Butterfield ... producer (1 episode, 2002)
Robin Freeman ... co-producer (1 episode, 2002)
Robin Goldman ... producer (1 episode, 2002)
Eric Hoffman ... associate producer (1 episode, 2002)
David Royle ... executive producer (1 episode, 2002)
Amy Doyle ... producer (1 episode, 2003)
Richard Mackenzie ... producer (1 episode, 2003)
Emmanuel Mairesse ... co-producer (1 episode, 2003)
David Ross Smith ... associate producer (1 episode, 2003)
Josie Stein ... associate producer (1 episode, 2003)
John B. Bredar ... executive producer (1 episode, 2004)
Pamela Caragol Wells ... producer (1 episode, 2004)
Bob Care ... field producer (1 episode, 2004)
Alicia Decina ... associate producer / field producer (1 episode, 2004)
Laurie Drulard ... field associate producer (1 episode, 2004)
Phil Frank ... field producer (1 episode, 2004)
Lori Gibson ... supervising producer (1 episode, 2004)
Brendan Goeckel ... field producer (1 episode, 2004)
Lucy McDowell ... producer (1 episode, 2004)
Jeff Morales ... field producer (1 episode, 2004)
Kathryn Pasternak ... supervising producer (1 episode, 2004)
Monica Pinho ... associate producer (1 episode, 2004)
Jason Williams ... producer (1 episode, 2004)
Susan Todd ... producer (1 episode, 2005)
Andrew Young ... producer (1 episode, 2005)
Richard Belfield ... executive producer: Fulcrum TV (1 episode, 2011)
Adam Berman ... line producer (1 episode, 2011)
Jenni Butterworth ... assistant producer (1 episode, 2011)
Mel Morpeth ... producer (1 episode, 2011)
Michael Welsh ... executive producer: National Geographic Channels (1 episode, 2011)
Al Giddings ... producer (unknown episodes)
Alexander Grasshoff ... producer (unknown episodes)

Series Music by 

Walter Scharf ... (16 episodes, 1965-1976)
Lyn Murray ... (8 episodes, 1968-2003)
Jay Chattaway ... (5 episodes, 1990-1992)
Scott Elder Harper ... (4 episodes, 1985-1989)
Ruby Raksin ... (2 episodes, 1965-1966)
Leonard Rosenman ... (2 episodes, 1966-1968)
Lalo Schifrin ... (2 episodes, 1966)
Mort Garson ... (2 episodes, 1970-1971)
Billy Goldenberg ... (2 episodes, 1976-1986)
Lee Holdridge ... (2 episodes, 1978-1982)
William Loose ... (2 episodes, 1980-1987)
Jack K. Tillar ... (2 episodes, 1980-1987)
Franco Ferrara ... (1 episode, 1965)
Elmer Bernstein ... (1 episode, 1966)
Gerald Fried ... (1 episode, 1967)
Jerome Moross ... (1 episode, 1967)
Robert Drasnin ... (1 episode, 1968)
Duane Tatro ... (1 episode, 1969)
Arthur Morton ... (1 episode, 1970)
Ernest Gold ... (1 episode, 1972)
Alden Shuman ... (1 episode, 1977)
Albert Sendrey ... (1 episode, 1986)
Terry Oldfield ... (1 episode, 1988)
Neil Argo ... (1 episode, 1993)
Fred Karns ... (1 episode, 1993)
Christopher Gunning ... (1 episode, 1994)
Jennie Muskett ... (1 episode, 1994)
Tracy Collins ... (1 episode, 1998)
Mark Emery ... (1 episode, 1998)
tomandandy ... (1 episode, 2000)
Williams Biondo ... (1 episode, 2002)
Lenny Williams ... (1 episode, 2002)
Steve Dancz ... (1 episode, 2003)
Scott Monahan ... (1 episode, 2004)
Red Guitar ... (1 episode, 2011)

Series Cinematography by 

George D. Dodge ... (8 episodes, 1976-2000)
Erik Daarstad ... (6 episodes, 1970-1991)
Jeri Sopanen ... (5 episodes, 1967-1976)
Carl Harmon ... (4 episodes, 1966-1968)
John A. Alonzo ... (4 episodes, 1967-1969)
Heinz Sielmann ... (4 episodes, 1967-1969)
Robert M. Young ... (4 episodes, 1972-1976)
Joseph Seamans ... (4 episodes, 1983-1991)
Kathleen M. Dodge ... (4 episodes, 1993-2000)
Hugo Van Lawick ... (3 episodes, 1966-1971)
Ken Middleham ... (3 episodes, 1966-1968)
Guy Blanchard ... (3 episodes, 1966-1967)
Andre Gunn ... (3 episodes, 1967-1974)
Anton van Munster ... (3 episodes, 1968-1971)
Albert Kihn ... (3 episodes, 1971-1974)
Alan Root ... (3 episodes, 1972-1974)
Norris Brock ... (3 episodes, 1982-1991)
Mark Knobil ... (3 episodes, 1988-1991)
Vilis Lapenieks ... (2 episodes, 1966-1967)
Stan Lazan ... (2 episodes, 1966-1967)
Michel Deloire ... (2 episodes, 1968-1969)
J. Barry Herron ... (2 episodes, 1968)
Adam Giffard ... (2 episodes, 1972-1973)
James Lipscomb ... (2 episodes, 1977-1984)
Al Giddings ... (2 episodes, 1980-1982)
Howard Hall ... (2 episodes, 1982-1994)
Chris Fryman ... (2 episodes, 1982-1991)
Thomas J. Abercrombie ... (1 episode, 1965)
James Barry Corbet ... (1 episode, 1965)
Daniel E. Doody ... (1 episode, 1965)
Norman Dyhrenfurth ... (1 episode, 1965)
Baron Hugo ... (1 episode, 1965)
Luther G. Jerstad ... (1 episode, 1965)
B. van Lawick ... (1 episode, 1965)
William Anderson ... (1 episode, 1966)
Armand Denis ... (1 episode, 1966)
Walon Green ... (1 episode, 1966)
Chris Hansen ... (1 episode, 1966)
Campbell Norsgaard ... (1 episode, 1966)
Mindaugus Bagdon ... (1 episode, 1967)
Hugo Baron ... (1 episode, 1967)
Frank C. Craighead ... (1 episode, 1967)
Joanne Craighead ... (1 episode, 1967)
Dan Gibson ... (1 episode, 1967)
James Bryan ... (1 episode, 1968)
Philippe Cousteau ... (1 episode, 1968)
Ben Cropp ... (1 episode, 1968)
Erik Durschmied ... (1 episode, 1968)
Shelly Grossman ... (1 episode, 1968)
Fred Hudson ... (1 episode, 1968)
Donn Renn ... (1 episode, 1968)
Fritz Roland ... (1 episode, 1968)
Herbert V. Theis ... (1 episode, 1968)
Burt Van Munster ... (1 episode, 1968)
Jesco von Puttkamer ... (1 episode, 1968)
Robert Elfstrom ... (1 episode, 1970)
Paul Van Bruck ... (1 episode, 1970)
Bert von Munster ... (1 episode, 1970)
Robert M. Campbell ... (1 episode, 1971)
Tony Coggans ... (1 episode, 1971)
Ken Nelson ... (1 episode, 1971)
Daniel Cavillon ... (1 episode, 1973)
Robert Citron ... (1 episode, 1973)
Andy Corninos ... (1 episode, 1973)
Werner Hlinka ... (1 episode, 1973)
Bob Linschoten ... (1 episode, 1973)
Haroun Tazieff ... (1 episode, 1973)
George Voellmer ... (1 episode, 1973)
John Marshall ... (1 episode, 1974)
David Myers ... (1 episode, 1974)
Jerry Sims ... (1 episode, 1974)
Nicholas D. Knowland ... (1 episode, 1975)
Barry Male ... (1 episode, 1975)
Ivan Strasburg ... (1 episode, 1975)
Wolfgang Bayer ... (1 episode, 1976)
Peter Fera ... (1 episode, 1976)
Leonard Camerling ... (1 episode, 1977)
Eric Camiel ... (1 episode, 1977)
James Liston ... (1 episode, 1980)
Ramón Bravo ... (1 episode, 1982)
Don Burgess ... (1 episode, 1982)
Nick Caloyianis ... (1 episode, 1982)
Mike Hoover ... (1 episode, 1982)
Greg Hunter ... (1 episode, 1982)
Randall Love ... (1 episode, 1982)
Jack McKenney ... (1 episode, 1982)
Koji Nakamura ... (1 episode, 1982)
Louis Prezelin ... (1 episode, 1982)
Marty Snyderman ... (1 episode, 1982)
Ron Taylor ... (1 episode, 1982)
Bertram van Munster ... (1 episode, 1982)
Carl Kriegeskotte ... (1 episode, 1984)
Peter Pilafian ... (1 episode, 1987)
Stanley Breeden ... (1 episode, 1988)
Andrew Gunn ... (1 episode, 1988)
Rick Robertson ... (1 episode, 1988)
Belinda Wright ... (1 episode, 1988)
Steve Burns ... (1 episode, 1990)
Sandra Chandler ... (1 episode, 1991)
Alan Hall ... (1 episode, 1991)
Robert Hanna ... (1 episode, 1991)
Dereck Joubert ... (1 episode, 1992)
Des Bartlett ... (1 episode, 1993)
Jen Bartlett ... (1 episode, 1993)
Phil Lockwood ... (1 episode, 1993)
Scott Ransom ... (1 episode, 1993)
Bob Cranston ... (1 episode, 1994)
Alastair MacEwen ... (1 episode, 1994)
Stephen Cocklin ... (1 episode, 2003)
Dave Linstrom ... (1 episode, 2003)
Andrew Young ... (1 episode, 2005)
Mike Craven-Todd ... (1 episode, 2011)
Dave Porfiri ... (1 episode)
László Kovács ... (unknown episodes)

Series Film Editing by 

Lawrence E. Neiman ... (10 episodes, 1965-1973)
David Cooper ... (10 episodes, 1965-1972)
Hyman Kaufman ... (8 episodes, 1967-1986)
Barry Nye ... (8 episodes, 1982-1993)
Bud Friedgen ... (4 episodes, 1966-1969)
David E. Blewitt ... (4 episodes, 1967-1969)
David Saxon ... (4 episodes, 1971-1976)
David Newhouse ... (3 episodes, 1971-1976)
John Dabney ... (3 episodes, 1987-1989)
Bud S. Smith ... (2 episodes, 1965-1966)
Nicholas Clapp ... (2 episodes, 1967)
John Soh ... (2 episodes, 1968-1969)
Peter C. Johnson ... (2 episodes, 1969-1983)
Nick Cominos ... (2 episodes, 1972)
Mark Fletcher ... (2 episodes, 1994)
Sidney Levin ... (1 episode, 1965)
Joe Morrisey ... (1 episode, 1965)
Sydney Platt ... (1 episode, 1965)
Georges Alépée ... (1 episode, 1966)
Robert E. Collins ... (1 episode, 1966)
Sidney Platt ... (1 episode, 1966)
Melville Bell Grosvenor ... (1 episode, 1968)
Bill Reddish ... (1 episode, 1968)
Georges Klotz ... (1 episode, 1972)
Corky Ehlers ... (1 episode, 1973)
Victor Kanefsky ... (1 episode, 1984)
Lisa Palattella ... (1 episode, 1987)
Mick Kaczorowski ... (1 episode, 1990)
Oskar Dektyar ... (1 episode, 1991)
Gary Hines ... (1 episode, 1991)
Leslie Parry ... (1 episode, 1993)
Loye Miller ... (1 episode, 2002)
Dina Guttmann ... (1 episode, 2005)
Howard Sharp ... (1 episode, 2005)
Arturo Calvete ... (1 episode, 2011)
Peggi Chute ... (unknown episodes)
Frank C. Decot ... (unknown episodes)
Jack K. Tillar ... (uncredited) (unknown episodes)

Series Art Direction by 

Yeorgos Lampathakis ... (2 episodes, 1988-1990)

Series Makeup Department 

Ellis Burman Jr. ... makeup artist (uncredited) (unknown episodes)

Series Production Management 

Jack Kaufman ... production manager / executive in charge of production (8 episodes, 1969-1973)
Bert Gold ... production manager / production supervisor (7 episodes, 1965-1967)
Alan Landsburg ... production manager (6 episodes, 1967-1969)
Nicholas Clapp ... production manager (5 episodes, 1974-1976)
Christina Friedgen ... post-production supervisor (4 episodes, 1968-1971)
Michael Hausman ... production manager (3 episodes, 1972)
Kaye Dyal ... production manager (1 episode, 1971)
James Ragan ... production manager (1 episode, 1971)
Ladimo Kernel ... unit manager (1 episode, 1974)
Roy Brubaker ... production manager (1 episode, 1977)
Barry Nye ... post-production supervisor (1 episode, 1977)
Linda K. Reavely ... post-production supervisor (1 episode, 1977)
Asmaa El-Bakry ... production manager (1 episode, 1982)
Victor Kamar ... production manager (1 episode, 1986)
David R. O'Dell ... post-production supervisor (1 episode, 1988)
John Cosgrove ... executive in charge of production (1 episode, 1990)
David L. Lahaie ... post-production supervisor (1 episode, 1990)
Donna D. Mitroff ... executive in charge of production (1 episode, 1990)
Tom Simon ... executive in charge of production (1 episode, 1990)
Janice McKay ... post-production supervisor (1 episode, 1993)
Tamara E. Robinson ... executive in charge of production (1 episode, 1993)
Anne Tarrant ... production manager (1 episode, 1993)
Mark Abraham ... production manager (1 episode, 2011)
Steve Burns ... executive in charge of production: National Geographic Channels (1 episode, 2011)
Eileen Huaco ... production manager (1 episode)
Lawrence E. Neiman ... post-production supervisor (unknown episodes)

Series Art Department 

Yeorgos Lampathakis ... art / artist / graphic artist (3 episodes, 1977-1992)
Ed Easterling ... props (2 episodes, 2009)
Neil Emmanuel ... graphics (1 episode, 2011)

Series Sound Department 

Charles L. Campbell ... sound effects editor / supervising sound editor (26 episodes, 1965-1973)
David M. Ronne ... sound supervisor / sound recording supervisor (18 episodes, 1965-1973)
Roger Sword ... sound effects editor / sound editor (18 episodes, 1965-1970)
Jerry Stanford ... sound editor / sound effects editor (7 episodes, 1965-1970)
Paul Schremp ... re-recording mixer / post-production sound / sound mixer / sound recordist (6 episodes, 1969-1993)
James Ow Young ... sound supervisor (4 episodes, 1965-1966)
Kenneth Love ... sound recordist (4 episodes, 1982-1991)
Mark Linden ... re-recording mixer / sound mixer (4 episodes, 1986-1992)
Dick Rector ... sound recordist (3 episodes, 1972-1974)
George Shafnaker ... sound recordist (3 episodes, 1986-1991)
Morton Tubor ... sound effects editor (2 episodes, 1965-1966)
Colin C. Mouat ... sound editor / sound effects editor (2 episodes, 1966-1971)
Ivan Sharrock ... sound recordist (2 episodes, 1971-1975)
Lili Partridge ... sound recordist (2 episodes, 1974-1976)
Peter Pilafian ... sound recordist (2 episodes, 1974-1976)
Sidney Platt ... sound recordist (1 episode, 1966)
Robert Fuller ... sound (1 episode, 1967)
Ron Haanschoten ... sound recordist (1 episode, 1967)
Rod Sutton ... sound recordist (1 episode, 1967)
Gerrit Visscher ... sound recordist (1 episode, 1967)
Charles R. Campbell ... sound effects editor (1 episode, 1968)
Paul Vergoeven ... sound effects (1 episode, 1968)
Robert J. Litt ... sound recording supervisor (1 episode, 1971)
Frances Daniel ... sound recordist (1 episode, 1972)
Glenn Farr ... sound recordist (1 episode, 1972)
Michael Hausman ... sound (1 episode, 1972)
Casey Case ... sound recordist (1 episode, 1973)
Richard Fetterman ... sound recordist (1 episode, 1973)
Robert Janus ... sound recordist (1 episode, 1973)
Andries Stoker ... sound recordist (1 episode, 1973)
Patrick Starling ... sound recordist (1 episode, 1975)
Bruce White ... sound recordist (1 episode, 1975)
Tassilo Peyk ... sound recordist (1 episode, 1976)
Milton Robinson ... sound recordist (1 episode, 1976)
Dave Clark ... sound recordist (1 episode, 1977)
Paul Deason ... sound mixer (1 episode, 1978)
Dave Clark ... sound mixer (1 episode, 1980)
Joel Fein ... sound mixer (1 episode, 1980)
Robert L. Harman ... sound mixer (1 episode, 1980)
George Porter ... sound mixer (1 episode, 1980)
John Sutton ... sound mixer (1 episode, 1983)
David R. O'Dell ... sound recordist (1 episode, 1988)
Belinda Wright ... sound recordist (1 episode, 1988)
Clifford Hoelscher ... post-production sound (1 episode, 1990)
Andrew Toth ... sound recordist (1 episode, 1990)
Chuck White ... sound / sound technician (1 episode, 1990)
Beverly Joubert ... sound (1 episode, 1992)
Nancy Severinsen ... sound post-production (1 episode, 1992)
Des Bartlett ... sound (1 episode, 1993)
Jen Bartlett ... sound (1 episode, 1993)
Jim Bruton ... sound (1 episode, 1993)
Julie Bruton ... sound (1 episode, 1993)
Don Dahler ... sound (1 episode, 1993)
Michael Lonsdale ... sound (1 episode, 1993)
Ben Newth ... sound mixer (1 episode, 2011)
Martin Wilson ... sound recordist (1 episode, 2011)
John Billings ... sound mixer (1 episode)
Gary C. Bourgeois ... re-recording mixer (unknown episodes)
David Clark ... film sound mixer (unknown episodes)
David Dockendorf ... re-recording mixer (unknown episodes)
Gene Garvin ... re-recording mixer (unknown episodes)
Roy Granville ... re-recording mixer (unknown episodes)
David Hughes ... production sound mixer (unknown episodes)
Don Lusby ... sound transfer operator (unknown episodes)
John L. Mack ... re-recording mixer (unknown episodes)
Hoppy Mehterian ... re-recording mixer (unknown episodes)
Howard S. Wollman ... re-recording mixer (unknown episodes)
Jeff Bushelman ... sound editor (uncredited) (unknown episodes)
Robert Glenn ... sound editor (uncredited) (unknown episodes)

Series Special Effects by 

David Bernstein ... colorist (1 episode, 1993)
Yeorgos Lampathakis ... animator (1 episode, 1993)

Series Visual Effects by 

John Semerad ... visual effects (1 episode, 1989)

Series Camera and Electrical Department 

Michel Deloire ... camera operator (19 episodes, 1966-1976)
Carl Harmon ... camera operator / additional photography / assistant camera (7 episodes, 1966-1972)
Bill Swearingen ... assistant camera (2 episodes, 1966-1967)
James Ragan ... assistant camera (2 episodes, 1974-1976)
James Lipscomb ... assistant cameraman / cameraman (2 episodes, 1977-1980)
Mark Knobil ... assistant camera / gaffer (2 episodes, 1982-1986)
Thomas J. Abercrombie ... additional photographer (1 episode, 1965)
James Barry Corbet ... additional photographer (1 episode, 1965)
Luther G. Jerstad ... additional photographer (1 episode, 1965)
Justus Taylor ... assistant camera (1 episode, 1967)
Paul Verhoeven ... assistant camera (1 episode, 1969)
Ken Nelson ... assistant camera (1 episode, 1971)
Jerry Sims ... assistant camera (1 episode, 1971)
Frances Daniel ... assistant camera (1 episode, 1972)
Helle Engelstad ... assistant camera (1 episode, 1972)
Jerry Jones ... assistant camera / still photographer (1 episode, 1972)
Harry Konig ... assistant camera (1 episode, 1972)
Harry N. Long ... assistant camera (1 episode, 1972)
Sal Guida ... assistant camera (1 episode, 1973)
Robert Klinklert ... assistant camera (1 episode, 1974)
Jimmy Dibling ... assistant camera (1 episode, 1975)
Paul Desatoff ... assistant camera (1 episode, 1976)
Robert Leacock ... assistant camera (1 episode, 1976)
Bryan Loftus ... assistant camera (1 episode, 1976)
Milton Robinson ... camera operator (1 episode, 1976)
Candy Seaver ... assistant camera (1 episode, 1976)
Rich Schutte ... assistant camera (1 episode, 1990)
Peter Nelson ... assistant camera (1 episode, 1991)
Robert Poole ... assistant camera (1 episode, 1991)
Dieter Plage ... additional photographer (1 episode, 1993)
Bill Simms ... assistant camera (1 episode, 1993)
Mark Conlin ... additional photography / assistant camera (1 episode, 1994)
Rodger Jackman ... additional photography (1 episode, 1994)
Chip Matheson ... additional photography (1 episode, 1994)
Marty Snyderman ... additional photography (1 episode, 1994)
Tom Trainor ... camera operator (1 episode, 2004)
Dave Hamilton-Green ... additional photography (1 episode, 2011)
James Bryan ... special photographer: reptiles and amphibians (unknown episodes)

Series Animation Department 

Yeorgos Lampathakis ... animator (3 episodes, 1986-1990)

Series Editorial Department 

Barry Nye ... supervising editor / series supervising editor (6 episodes, 1982-1994)
Robert Dean Hughes ... post-production assistant / additional editor (6 episodes, 1989-1993)
Elva Fraser ... negative cutter / negative cutting supervisor / supervising negative cutter (4 episodes, 1965-1971)
Joseph C. Thornton ... assistant editor (4 episodes, 1966-1968)
Glenn Farr ... assistant editor (3 episodes, 1972)
Christina Friedgen ... negative cutter (2 episodes, 1965-1966)
Phil Tucker ... assistant editor (2 episodes, 1967-1968)
Erica Flaum ... assistant editor (2 episodes, 1974-1976)
Ann M. Parish ... assistant editor (2 episodes, 1988-1990)
Byron Conrad Erwin ... negative cutter (2 episodes, 1993-1995)
Bud Friedgen ... assistant editor (1 episode, 1965)
Joe Reitano ... assistant editor (1 episode, 1966)
Don Shoemaker ... assistant editor (1 episode, 1966)
Hal Sutter ... assistant editor (1 episode, 1966)
Roger Sword ... assistant editor (1 episode, 1966)
Frank C. Decot ... assistant editor (1 episode, 1967)
Huib Duyster ... assistant editor (1 episode, 1968)
Gilbert Greene ... assistant editor (1 episode, 1968)
Jeffrey Weston ... assistant editor (1 episode, 1968)
Bobbe Kurtz ... assistant editor (1 episode, 1971)
Joseph C. Thompson ... assistant editor (1 episode, 1971)
Pierre Colin ... assistant editor (1 episode, 1972)
Pierre Colin ... assistant editor (1 episode, 1972)
Veronica Hanoun ... assistant editor (1 episode, 1972)
Isagani Pastor ... assistant editor (1 episode, 1972)
Richard Fetterman ... assistant editor (1 episode, 1973)
Hy Friedman ... assistant editor (1 episode, 1973)
Robert Rosenberg ... assistant editor (1 episode, 1975)
Michael Collins ... assistant editor (1 episode, 1976)
Dante Rochetti ... assistant editor (1 episode, 1976)
Dave Clark ... assistant editor (1 episode, 1977)
Peter Strauss ... second assistant editor (1 episode, 1977)
Dina Pardau ... assistant editor (1 episode, 1982)
Rachel Rosenthal ... assistant editor (1 episode, 1982)
Timothy Fletcher ... assistant editor (1 episode, 1986)
Maureen Muldaur ... post-production assistant (1 episode, 1986)
David R. O'Dell ... post-production coordinator (1 episode, 1986)
Paula N. Kessler ... assistant editor (1 episode, 1988)
David L. Lahaie ... post-production coordinator (1 episode, 1988)
David R. Gordon ... assistant editor (1 episode, 1991)
Beth Spiegel ... additional editor (1 episode, 1991)
Shannon Livingston ... apprentice editor (1 episode, 1993)
Nicholas James ... assistant editor (unknown episodes)
Robert K. Lambert ... assistant editor (unknown episodes)
Mary Nelson-Duerrstein ... negative cutter (unknown episodes)

Series Location Management 

Ed Easterling ... location scout / locations scout (2 episodes, 2009)

Series Music Department 

Jack K. Tillar ... music editor / musical director / music supervisor / music director (27 episodes, 1965-1991)
Nancy Severinsen ... music coordinator (4 episodes, 1988-1991)
Elmer Bernstein ... composer: theme music (1 episode, 1968-1994)
Lyn Murray ... composer: additional music / conductor (2 episodes, 1968-1985)
Walter Scharf ... composer: theme music / conductor (2 episodes, 1969-1971)
Don Weinman ... music editor (1 episode, 1966)
Mort Garson ... conductor (1 episode, 1970)
Roger Sword ... music editor (1 episode, 1971)
Roy Straigis ... conductor / music arranger / musical conductor (1 episode, 1977)
Tom Chapin ... additional music supervisor (1 episode, 1984)
Tom Brown ... music preparation (1 episode, 1987)
Derek Brin ... composer: additional music (1 episode, 1988)
Michael Cuming ... musician: didgeridoo (1 episode, 1988)
Jay Chattaway ... composer: theme music (1 episode, 1991)
Peter M. Gordon ... sax and clarinet (1 episode, 1991)
Richard Fiocca ... composer: additional music (1 episode, 1994)
Jennie Muskett ... conductor (1 episode, 1994)

Series Script and Continuity Department 

Marjorie M. Moomey ... script editor (6 episodes, 1986-1994)

Series Additional Crew 

Georgann Kane ... researcher (18 episodes, 1966-1972)
Marjorie M. Moomey ... researcher / researcher: The National Geographic Society (16 episodes, 1968-1994)
Sidney Platt ... researcher / production coordinator (14 episodes, 1966-1976)
Patricia F. Northrop ... production assistant / production assistant: The National Geographic Society / production coordinator (15 episodes, 1968-1976)
Harvey Bernhard ... business administrator (10 episodes, 1965-1968)
David Cooper ... production coordinator / production coordinator: The National Geographic Society (8 episodes, 1973-1976)
Nola L. Shrewsberry ... administrative assistant (4 episodes, 1986-1993)
Melvin M. Payne ... chairman: National Geographic Society / executive vice president / president: The National Geographic Society (3 episodes, 1966-1986)
Ronde Kneip ... researcher (2 episodes, 1968-1969)
Kathryn Clapp ... production assistant (1 episode, 1973)
John Cosgrove ... production coordinator (2 episodes, 1986-1988)
Ed Easterling ... consultant (2 episodes, 2009)
Conrad Holzgang ... production coordinator (1 episode, 1965)
Bert Gold ... supervisor (1 episode, 1966)
Alan Landsburg ... executive in charge of production (1 episode, 1968)
Helle Engelstad ... production assistant (1 episode, 1972)
Ronald Gobble ... production assistant (1 episode, 1973)
Melville Bell Grosvenor ... chairman and editor-in-chief: The National Geographic Society (1 episode, 1973)
Leon Varsano ... production assistant (1 episode, 1974)
Veronique Vowell ... production assistant (1 episode, 1982)
Gilbert M. Grosvenor ... president: National Geographic Society (1 episode, 1986)
Linda Kemby ... production assistant (1 episode, 1986)
Donna Mitroff ... managing director: WQED (1 episode, 1986)
Paula N. Kessler ... production assistant (1 episode, 1988)
Donna D. Mitroff ... managing director (1 episode, 1988)
Cheryl Cox ... administrative coordinator (1 episode, 1990)
Robin Goldman ... production assistant (1 episode, 1990)
Marilynn Gibbons ... publicist (1 episode, 1993)
Ellen C. Stanley ... publicist (1 episode, 1993)
Michael Rosenberg ... creative consultant (1 episode, 1994)
David Ross Smith ... stock footage researcher (1 episode, 2003)
Jill Léger ... researcher (1 episode, 2006)
Lisa Wheelous ... production staff (1 episode)
Noreen Beasley ... researcher (unknown episodes)

Series Thanks 

Dennis B. Kane ... grateful acknowledgment (1 episode, 1990)
Kristjna Melcher ... grateful acknowledgment (1 episode, 1990)
Bob Campbell ... special thanks (1 episode, 2002)
Heather Campbell ... special thanks (1 episode, 2002)
Jane Goodall ... special thanks (1 episode, 2002)
David Hamlin ... special thanks (1 episode, 2002)
Richard Leakey ... special thanks (1 episode, 2002)
Carrie Regan ... special thanks (1 episode, 2002)

See also

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