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Allan F. Nicholls


Allan F. Nicholls was born on April 8, 1945 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He is an assistant director and actor, known for Slap Shot (1977), Popeye (1980) and Nashville (1975). See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

Known For

Slap Shot
Slap Shot Upton
(1977)
Popeye
Popeye Rough House
(1980)
Nashville
Nashville Bill
(1975)
Dead Man Walking
Dead Man Walking Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(1995)

Filmography

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 2006 Brotherhood (TV Series) (first assistant director - 1 episode)
- Genesis 27:29 (2006) ... (first assistant director: pilot)
 2004 Tanner on Tanner (TV Series) (first assistant director)
 2002 Never Get Outta the Boat (assistant director)
 2001 What's the Worst That Could Happen? (first assistant director - as Allan Nicholls)
 2000 The Crew (first assistant director)
 1999 Cradle Will Rock (first assistant director)
 1995 Dead Man Walking (first assistant director - as Allan Nicholls)
 1994 Ready to Wear (second unit film & tv director - as Allan Nicholls)
 1994 Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle (assistant director)
 1993 Short Cuts (first assistant director - as Allan Nicholls)
 1993 Ethan Frome (first assistant director)
 1992 The Player (first assistant director - as Allan Nicholls)
 1989-1991 Saturday Night Live (TV Series) (associate director - 22 episodes)
- Delta Burke/Chris Isaak (1991) ... (associate director - as Allan Nicholls)
- Dennis Quaid/The Neville Brothers (1990) ... (associate director - as Allan Nicholls)
- Candice Bergen/The Notting Hillbillies (1990) ... (associate director - as Allan Nicholls)
- Andrew Dice Clay/Julee Cruise/Spanic Boys (1990) ... (associate director - as Allan Nicholls)
- Alec Baldwin/The B-52's (1990) ... (associate director - as Allan Nicholls)
 1989 Saturday Night Live: 15th Anniversary (TV Special) (associate director - as Allan Nicholls)
 1988 Sweet Hearts Dance (first assistant director - as Allan Nichols)
 1988 The Caine Mutiny Court-Martial (TV Movie) (first assistant director - as Allan Nicholls)
 1987 Under Cover (first assistant director - as Alan Nicholls)
 1986 Native Son (first assistant director)
 1985 The Laundromat (TV Movie) (assistant director)
 1984 Secret Honor (assistant director)
 1983 Streamers (first assistant director - as Allan Nicholls)
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Alternate Names:

Alan Nicholls | Allan Nicholls | Allan Nichols
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Trivia:

His grandfather was Riley Hern, a goaltender for the Montreal Wanderers. The Wanderers won the Stanley Cup with Hern in goal in 1908, 1909 and 1911. Hern is in the Hockey Hall of Fame.

Star Sign:

Aries

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