Known for directing I Love Lucy and directing and producing Bewitched. He was a pioneer of the television sitcom.
He dropped out of school while living with his mother in New York because she was an alcoholic and abusive.
He either produced or directed over two dozen series, and he won one Emmy for Bewitched out of his four nominations.
He was married to Bewitched star
He and Frank Sinatra planned President John F. Kennedy's 1961 inaugural address.