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Larry Shaw

Larry Shaw is an American film and television director.


Shaw has directed numerous television programs which include 21 Jump Street, Star Trek: The Next Generation, The X-Files, Parker Lewis Can't Lose and Lizzie McGuire.

In addition to producing for Desperate Housewives, Shaw has also been a producer and director on the series Stingray and was an associate producer on the Hunter TV series which ran from 1984-1991.

Desperate Housewives[]

Shaw started off the series as a producer and regular director, with the occasional status of supervising producer, and was eventually promoted to co-executive producer starting with season 3, a credit he maintained till the end of season 7. He left the crew for the eighth and final season, but returned shortly to direct 1 episode.
Shaw was nominated for a shared Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Series for his work on season 1.
Shaw has directed a total of 49 episodes for the series, which puts him in 2nd place in the list of directors with the most episodes under their belts for the show.

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