Bruce Geller


Birthday October 13, 1930

Birth Sign Libra

Birthplace New York

DEATH DATE May 21, 1978 (47)

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Emmy-Award winning screenwriter, director and television producer.

Before Fame

He pursued a career writing for shows including Jimmy Hughes and Rookie Cop.


He wrote, produced, and directed the TV series Mission Impossible, for which he won an Emmy Award in 1966.

Family Life

He died flying a plane, which was his hobby.

Associated With

He wrote the original Mission Impossible series, which Tom Cruise later starred in a film version of.