Lee Miller was a producer, director, associate producer and more for a variety of television series, specials, sitcoms and made-for-television movies.
His vast credits include such television events as the Oscar, Emmy and Tony awards telecasts; CBS 50th Anniversary; 20 Jerry Lewis MDA telethons; the first Special Olympics opening ceremony; the People’s Choice Awards, Cable Ace Awards; Intimate Portrait; plus specials starring Cher, Doris Day, Garth Brooks, Mitzi Gaynor, Raquel Welch and Pam Tillis.
Miller’s film credits include The Missiles of October, Sandcastles, A Guide for the Married Woman, Seizure: The Kathy Morris Story, The Man in the Santa Claus Suit, A Cry for Help: The Tracey Thurman Story, A Fine Romance and Lifestories.
Miller has also served as co-executive producer of five Creative Arts Emmy Awards shows, and he produced the 2006, 2008, 2010, and 2011 Television Academy Hall of Fame Induction galas. A graduate of Carnegie Mellon University’s drama school, Miller served as a Television Academy governor from 1995-1999 and 2004-2008, treasurer from 1997 to 2001 and has served on the Television Academy Foundation Board. He was a member of the Directors Guild of America, as well as the Caucus for Producers, Writers and Directors.
Miller died August 7, 2018.