Bruce Bilson

Bruce Bilson directed four episodes of The Brady Bunch.

Vital Information
Name: Bruce Bilson
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York
Career Information
Occupation: TV/Film Director, Producer and Screenwriter
Years active: 1955 to 2006
Family/Personal information
Spouse(s): Mona Weichman (1955-1976; divorced; 2 children)
Renne Jarrett (1981-present)
Character/Series involvement
Series inolved with: The Brady Bunch
The Bradys
involved with:
4 BB in Seasons 4 and 5
2 episodes of The Bradys

Bruce Bilson (born 19 May 1928) is a film and television director. He is the grandfather of the actress Rachel Bilson. Bruce directed The Brady Bunch TV series episodes, beginning with "The Snooperstar" in Season 4 of the series. He also directed two episodes of its 1990 spinoff, the short-lived The Bradys series.

Life and Career

Bilson was born in Brooklyn, NY to Jewish parents. His mother, Hattie Bilson (née Dratwa), was an American screenwriter, and his father, George Bilson, was an Britian-born producer/writer/director.[1] His brother, Malcolm Bilson, is a well-known fortepianist and long-time professor of piano at Cornell University.

Bilson married Mona Weichman 31 August 1955; they divorced in 1976. They had two children, Danny (born 1956), a director, and Julie. Bilson married Renne Jarrett in 1981.


  1. Bruce Bilson Biography (1928-)

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