John Rich Interview
This is a Visual History Recording

Visual History with John Rich

Interviewed by: Jeremy Kagan

John Rich directed and produced some of the best-loved comedies in television history. Among them are All in the Family (1971-1974); The Jeffersons (1975); Maude (1972); Good Times (1974); Barney Miller (1975); Newhart (1982); Benson (1980-1982); The Brady Bunch (1969); and Gilligan's Island (1964).

Rich talks about the importance of being prepared and ready to work at call time.

Rich explains why it's important for new directors to ask questions.

Rich recounts how speaking up as a young director led to becoming an Alternate on the DGA's Board of Directors.