Dan Attias

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Dan Attias
Dan Attias 2011.jpg
Dan Attias in 2011
Born (1951-12-04) December 4, 1951 (age 63)
Los Angeles, California
Occupation Television director, television producer
Years active 1978–present
Spouse(s) Diane Attias

Daniel Attias (born December 4, 1951)[1] is an American television director and producer. Attias' career has spanned three decades and during this time he has directed a significant number of popular primetime television programs, including Miami Vice and Beverly Hills, 90210. He frequently works on series for HBO and has directed episodes of The Sopranos, The Wire, Six Feet Under, True Blood, Entourage and Deadwood. Attias has received two Emmy Award nominations for his directing of Entourage.

He was a regular director for the espionage drama Alias. He has also directed two episodes of Lost.

In 2001, his son David Attias killed four people with his vehicle in the 2001 Isla Vista killings. A civil case was brought against Dan and his wife, Diane for recklessly permitting David to drive their 1991 Saab 9000.[2]

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  1. ^ Family Tree Legends
  2. ^ Victims’ Families Sue Attias for Wrongful Death
  3. ^ HBO. "The Sopranos episode "46 Long" synopsis". Retrieved May 11, 2010. 
  4. ^ HBO. "The Sopranos episode "The Telltale Moozadell" synopsis". Retrieved May 11, 2010. 
  5. ^ HBO. "The Sopranos episode "Mergers and Acquisitions" synopsis". Retrieved May 11, 2010. 
  6. ^ HBO. "Six Feet Under episode "Back to the Garden" synopsis". Retrieved May 11, 2010. 
  7. ^ HBO. "Six Feet Under episode "Tears, Bones and Desire" synopsis". Retrieved May 11, 2010. 
  8. ^ HBO. "Six Feet Under episode "Death Works Overtime" synopsis". Retrieved May 11, 2010. 
  9. ^ HBO. "Six Feet Under episode "In Case of Rapture" synopsis". Retrieved May 11, 2010. 
  10. ^ HBO. "Six Feet Under episode "Coming and Going" synopsis". Retrieved May 11, 2010. 
  11. ^ HBO. "Six Feet Under episode "Dancing for Me" synopsis". Retrieved May 11, 2010. 
  12. ^ HBO. "The Wire episode "Duck and Cover" synopsis". Retrieved May 11, 2010. 
  13. ^ HBO. "The Wire episode "Straight and True" synopsis". Retrieved May 11, 2010. 
  14. ^ HBO. "The Wire episode "Margin of Error" synopsis". Retrieved May 11, 2010. 
  15. ^ HBO. "The Wire episode "Transitions" synopsis". Retrieved May 11, 2010. 
  16. ^ Dan Attias (director); David Milch & Regina Corrado (writers) (June 18, 2006). "I Am Not the Fine Man You Take Me For". Deadwood. Season 3. Episode 2. HBO. 
  17. ^ HBO. "Big Love episode "Kingdom Come" synopsis". Retrieved May 11, 2010. 
  18. ^ HBO. "Big Love episode "Block Party" synopsis". Retrieved May 11, 2010.