Known For: Creator · Birthday: 1914-03-01 · Deathday: 2010-01-30 (95 years old) · Gender: Male · Place of Birth: Chicago, Illinois, USA
3 Movies · 5 TV shows
Aaron Ruben (March 1, 1914 – January 30, 2010) was an American television director and producer known for The Andy Griffith Show (1960), Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. (1964), and Sanford and Son (1972).
Movies & TV shows.
3 Movies · 5 TV shows
Teachers Only is an NBC television sitcom centered around the faculty of a high school; in the first season the school was Millard Fillmore High in Los Angeles, but in the second it is Woodrow Wilson ...
C.P.O. Sharkey was a sitcom that aired on NBC from 1976 to 1978.
A pretty ranch owner hires a drunken gunslinger and his two companions to protect her ranch from outlaws and build a school for local children.
Headmaster is an American half-hour television comedy-drama starring Andy Griffith and broadcast by CBS in the United States during the 1970-71 season. Headmaster marked the return to series televisi...
The comic actor is the main character in this story. In his company we relive the magical moments in which the first filmmakers sought to emotionally involve the spectators by making them cry and laug...
Salute to Stan Laurel
A program featuring original comedy skits written as a tribute to Stan Laurel.
Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C.
Gomer Pyle is from the U.S.M.C. It aired on CBS from September 25, 1964 to May 2, 1969 The finale of the fourth season of The Andy Griffith Show was aired on May 18, 1964 for the spinoff series. The s...
The Andy Griffith Show
The Andy Griffith Show is an American sitcom first televised on CBS between October 3, 1960 and April 1, 1968. Andy Griffith portrays the widowed sheriff of the fictional small community of Mayberry, ...
Ruben was born in Chicago, Illinois, the son of Polish Jewish immigrants. He grew up on the West Side of Chicago and attended Lewis Institute but did not graduate. He was involved in theater in Chicago after leaving college. After service in the military he worked for studios and wrote for radio programs including Dinah Shore's program, George Burns and Gracie Allen's show and Fred Allen's show. He also co-wrote Milton Berle's 1947-48 radio series with Nat Hiken.