Reza Badiyi

Biography: Reza Badiyi is a television director who has worked on dozens of popular series. He was born in Tehran, Iran, in 1930.

He has directed episodes from famous series such as Get Smart, Mission: Impossible, Mannix, Baretta, The Rockford Files, Hawaii Five-O, Police Squad!, Falcon Crest, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Baywatch, and Buffy the Vampire Slayer.

Mr. Badiyi also created two of the most famous title visualizations in television history: the opening title sequence for both Mary Tyler Moore and Hawaii Five-O.

Reza Badiyi's Scores

  • TV
Average career score: 67
Highest Metascore: 81 Gilmore Girls: Season 1
Lowest Metascore: 48 Stargate SG-1: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 14 out of 18
  2. Negative: 0 out of 18
18 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
tbd She Spies: Season 2 Sep 22, 2003 Director tbd
81 Gilmore Girls: Season 1 Oct 5, 2000 Director 8.6
tbd Dark Angel: Season 1 Oct 3, 2000 Director 7.9
77 Roswell: Season 1 Oct 6, 1999 Director 8.2
75 Angel: Season 1 Oct 5, 1999 Director 8.6
tbd Early Edition: Season 4 Sep 25, 1999 Director tbd
68 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit: Season 1 Sep 20, 1999 Director 8.7
tbd Sliders: Season 5 Jun 11, 1999 Director 5.0
53 Family Guy: Season 1 Jan 31, 1999 Director 7.5
61 Charmed: Season 1 Oct 7, 1998 Director 8.4
tbd Sliders: Season 4 Jun 8, 1998 Director 5.0
48 Stargate SG-1: Season 1 Jul 27, 1997 Director 8.7
80 Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Season 1 Mar 10, 1997 Director 8.5
66 Just Shoot Me: Season 1 Mar 4, 1997 Director 8.0
68 La Femme Nikita: Season 1 Jan 13, 1997 Director 8.2
tbd Baywatch Nights: Season 2 Sep 29, 1996 Director tbd
tbd Early Edition: Season 1 Sep 28, 1996 Director tbd
tbd Sabrina, the Teenage Witch: Season 1 Sep 27, 1996 Director 10
tbd Baywatch: Season 7 Sep 23, 1996 Director tbd
tbd The Steve Harvey Show: Season 1 Aug 25, 1996 Director 10
tbd Star Trek: Deep Space Nine: Season 4 Oct 2, 1995 Director 7.9
tbd Baywatch Nights: Season 1 Sep 30, 1995 Director tbd
tbd Baywatch: Season 6 Sep 25, 1995 Director tbd
62 JAG: Season 1 Sep 23, 1995 Director 8.3
tbd In the Heat of the Night: Season 8 Oct 21, 1994 Director tbd
tbd Baywatch: Season 5 Sep 26, 1994 Director tbd
tbd Star Trek: Deep Space Nine: Season 3 Sep 26, 1994 Director 7.3
59 Friends: Season 1 Sep 22, 1994 Director 9.1
tbd Models Inc.: Season 1 Jun 29, 1994 Director tbd
tbd Ellen: Season 1 Mar 29, 1994 Director 7.0