Bob Sweeney

Biography: Bob Sweeney got his start in the entertainment industry as a radio announcer and as part of a radio comedy team. Later Sweeney began playing supporting roles on early television comedies. He played the part of Fibber McGee on the NBC television sitcom Fibber McGee and Molly opposite Gale Gordon. The show didn't last long and afterward Sweeney became a television director. He did occasionally return to acting and appeared in a few feature films, notably The Last Hurrah (1958), where he played the undertaker, and Marnie (1964), in which he played Cousin Bob. As a director, he helmed most of the episodes of The Andy Griffith Show during its first three years. Later in the decade, Sweeney began producing television shows such as Hawaii Five-0 as well as continued as a director until the mid-'80s.

Bob Sweeney's Scores

  • TV
Average career score: 35
Highest Metascore: 36 Matlock: Season 1
Lowest Metascore: 34 Starman: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 0 out of 2
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 2
  3. Negative: 2 out of 2
2 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
tbd Disneyland: Season 33 Oct 9, 1988 Director tbd
tbd Simon and Simon: Season 6 Sep 25, 1986 Director tbd
tbd Sledge Hammer!: Season 1 Sep 23, 1986 Director tbd
tbd MacGyver: Season 2 Sep 22, 1986 Director tbd
34 Starman: Season 1 Sep 19, 1986 Director tbd
36 Matlock: Season 1 Mar 3, 1986 Director tbd
tbd Scarecrow and Mrs. King: Season 2 Oct 1, 1984 Director tbd
tbd The Dukes of Hazzard: Season 7 Sep 21, 1984 Director tbd
tbd Fantasy Island (1978): Season 7 Oct 8, 1983 Director tbd
tbd The Dukes of Hazzard: Season 6 Sep 23, 1983 Director tbd
tbd Fantasy Island (1978): Season 6 Oct 16, 1982 Director tbd
tbd The Love Boat: Season 6 Oct 2, 1982 Director tbd
tbd Dynasty: Season 3 Sep 29, 1982 Director tbd
tbd The Dukes of Hazzard: Season 5 Sep 24, 1982 Director tbd
tbd Dynasty: Season 2 Nov 4, 1981 Director tbd
tbd The Love Boat: Season 5 Oct 3, 1981 Director tbd
tbd The Waltons: Season 9 Nov 27, 1980 Director tbd
tbd Hawaii Five-O (1968): Season 5 Sep 12, 1972 Director tbd
tbd Hawaii Five-O (1968): Season 4 Sep 14, 1971 Director tbd
tbd Hogan's Heroes: Season 6 Sep 20, 1970 Director tbd
tbd Hawaii Five-O (1968): Season 3 Sep 16, 1970 Director tbd
tbd The Doris Day Show: Season 1 Sep 24, 1968 Director / Producer tbd
tbd Hogan's Heroes: Season 3 Sep 9, 1967 Director tbd
tbd Hogan's Heroes: Season 2 Sep 16, 1966 Director tbd
tbd That Girl: Season 1 Sep 8, 1966 Director tbd
tbd Disneyland: Season 10 Sep 29, 1963 Director tbd
tbd The Andy Griffith Show: Season 3 Oct 1, 1962 Director tbd
tbd The Andy Griffith Show: Season 2 Oct 2, 1961 Director tbd
tbd The Andy Griffith Show: Season 1 Oct 3, 1960 Director 8.8
tbd The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet: Season 1 Oct 3, 1952 Grocer tbd