||Stuart Thomas Gillard
April 28, 1950
Coronation, Alberta, Canada
||Actor, film director, television director, television producer
Stuart Thomas Gillard (born April 28, 1950 in Coronation, Alberta, Canada) is a Canadian film and television director. He is best known for directing the films Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III (1993) and RocketMan (1997).
He also wrote and directed the romance film Paradise in 1982, his directing debut.
Additionally, Gillard won the Canadian Film Award for best actor in 1975 for his performance as a journalist in the film Why Rock the Boat?.
As a television director, Gillard's credits include Bordertown, The Outer Limits, Charmed, One Tree Hill and 90210. He has also directed numerous television films, many for ABC Family and Disney Channel.