Howard Storm Interview
This is a Visual History Recording

Visual History with Howard Storm

Interviewed by: Jim Drake

Veteran television director Howard Storm (Mork & Mindy, Laverne & Shirley, Full House) discusses his long career directing episodic television and the actors who received their big breaks on his sets, namely Robin Williams and Jim Carrey.

Director Howard Storm describes his working relationship with Robin Williams and the writers on the set of Mork & Mindy, a series which Storm directed the majority of episodes.

As an experienced sitcom Director through the 1970's and '80s, Storm offers his perspective on comedic timing and the differences in shooting a multi-camera show on tape versus film.

Storm offers two pieces of advice to young Directors from lessons he learned over his career -- including why banishing the word "no" from the set is crucial for comedy directors.