Rick Wallace

Biography: Rick Wallace attended Ohio University for his BA in Literature and CAL ARTS for his MFA in directing and cinematography. His main body of work in television has been in producing, executive producing and directing Steven Bochco's shows. He has directed on nearly every show Bochco has created starting on Hill Street Blues. He produced and directed the pilot of Dougie Howser and was an executive producer on LA LAW, City of Angeles and Philly for Bochco. He has produced and directed numerous pilots for TV that became series. These include: Dougie Howser MD, The Monroes, The Great Defender, and Pretender. He has won many awards for his talented work including three Emmy's. In 2004 he has directed multiple episodes for Dick Wolf's LAW AND ORDER franchise (SVU and Criminal Intent). In 2005 so far he has directed NYPD BLue and Blind Justice for Steven Bochco. Mark Buckland, Executive producer and director (ED, Medical Investigations) is Rick's cousin and they have collabratedRick Wallace attended Ohio University for his BA in Literature and CAL ARTS for his MFA in directing and cinematography. His main body of work in television has been in producing, executive producing and directing Steven Bochco's shows. He has directed on nearly every show Bochco has created starting on Hill Street Blues. He produced and directed the pilot of Dougie Howser and was an executive producer on LA LAW, City of Angeles and Philly for Bochco. He has produced and directed numerous pilots for TV that became series. These include: Dougie Howser MD, The Monroes, The Great Defender, and Pretender. He has won many awards for his talented work including three Emmy's. In 2004 he has directed multiple episodes for Dick Wolf's LAW AND ORDER franchise (SVU and Criminal Intent). In 2005 so far he has directed NYPD BLue and Blind Justice for Steven Bochco. Mark Buckland, Executive producer and director (ED, Medical Investigations) is Rick's cousin and they have collabrated creatively on several shows. He is married to stage and film actress Lillian D'Arc and they have three children. Expand

Rick Wallace's Scores

  • TV
Average career score: 66
Highest Metascore: 87 Ed: Season 1
Lowest Metascore: 39 Surface: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 8 out of 12
  2. Negative: 1 out of 12
12 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
65 Major Crimes: Season 1 Aug 13, 2012 Director / Executive Producer 7.2
48 Men in Trees: Season 1 Sep 12, 2006 Director 8.9
tbd The Closer: Season 2 Jun 12, 2006 Director 7.7
65 Sleeper Cell: Season 1 Dec 4, 2005 Director 8.3
56 Commander in Chief: Season 1 Sep 27, 2005 Director 8.4
tbd Law & Order: Criminal Intent: Season 5 Sep 25, 2005 Director 8.0
tbd Law & Order: Season 16 Sep 21, 2005 Director tbd
tbd Law & Order: Special Victims Unit: Season 7 Sep 20, 2005 Director tbd
39 Surface: Season 1 Sep 19, 2005 Director 9.1
65 The Closer: Season 1 Jun 13, 2005 Director 8.4
tbd Blind Justice: Season 1 Mar 8, 2005 Director tbd
61 Life As We Know It: Season 1 Oct 7, 2004 Director 10
tbd Law & Order: Criminal Intent: Season 4 Sep 26, 2004 Director 8.0
tbd NYPD Blue: Season 12 Sep 21, 2004 Director tbd
tbd Law & Order: Special Victims Unit: Season 6 Sep 21, 2004 Director tbd
tbd Medical Investigation: Season 1 Sep 9, 2004 Director tbd
70 Karen Sisco: Season 1 Oct 1, 2003 Director tbd
tbd NYPD Blue: Season 11 Sep 23, 2003 Director tbd
tbd Law & Order: Special Victims Unit: Season 5 Sep 23, 2003 Director 8.0
tbd Law & Order: Special Victims Unit: Season 4 Sep 27, 2002 Director 9.0
tbd NYPD Blue: Season 10 Sep 24, 2002 Director tbd
tbd Smallville: Season 2 Sep 24, 2002 Director 8.1
tbd Strong Medicine: Season 3 Jul 21, 2002 Director tbd
87 Ed: Season 1 Oct 8, 2000 Director 8.7
tbd Strong Medicine: Season 1 Jul 23, 2000 Director 7.0
tbd Beggars and Choosers: Season 1 Jun 19, 1999 Writer tbd
tbd Nash Bridges: Season 3 Sep 19, 1997 Director tbd
73 Murder One: Season 2 Oct 10, 1996 Director tbd
tbd Early Edition: Season 1 Sep 28, 1996 Director tbd
tbd The Pretender: Season 1 Sep 19, 1996 Director / Executive Producer 9.3