Lee Shallat-Chemel
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Lee Shallat-Chemel directed six episodes of "GL" in its first two seasons.
Basic Information
Name Lee Shallat-Chemel
Birthname Lee Shallat
Born (1943-06-15) June 15, 1943 (age 77)
Birthplace: Los Angeles, CA, U.S.
Gender Female
Occupation: TV/Film director and producer
Years Active: 1984–present
Family/Personal Information
Character Information
Involved with/Appeared on: George Lopez (TV series)
Job on series/
Appeared as:
Episodes involved with
Appeared in:
6 in Seasons 1 & 2

Emmy Award-nominated[1] director and producer Lee Shallat Chemel (born June 15, 1943) directed six episodes of George Lopez, beginning with the Season One finale episode "Max's Big Adventure".

About Lee

After a chance meeting with TV producer Gary David Goldberg, she made her television directorial debut in 1984 on the NBC television show Family Ties. Lee's career has included directing a multitude of shows including: Diff'rent Strokes, Murphy Brown, Mad About You, Suddenly Susan, Becker, That's So Raven, Arrested Development, The Middle and among other series. She has been nominated for three Emmy Awards, in 1992, 1994 and 1995. From 1996 to 1997, she directed twenty-three out of the first twenty-four episodes of Spin City. [2]

Episodes directed by Lee

  1. "Max's Big Adventure" (Season 1 finale, episode #4)
  2. "Who's Your Daddy?" (Season 2, episode #1)
  3. "Token of Unappreciation" (Season 2, episode #2)
  4. "The Wedding Dance" (Season 2, episode #7)
  5. "Meet the Cuban Parents" (Season 2, episode #11)
  6. "This Old Casa" (Season 2, episode #12)


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