|Born:||(1953-01-01) January 1, 1953|
|Birthplace:||Los Angeles, CA, U.S.|
|TV producer, director and screenwriter|
|Appears on/involved with:||Quantum Leap (TV series)|
|Job on series||Screenwriter/Producer|
Richard C. Okie (born January 1, 1953) wrote or co-wrote a total of six episodes:of Quantum Leap in Seasons 4 and 5; he also served as a supervising producer in 22 episodes in the final two seasons. Richard, in addition to his work on QL, has, as a writer, a vast resume to his credits, as he has also directed and/or written episodes for such popular TV shows as Knight Rider, Dennis the Menace, Simon & Simon (he also served as a producer for the shows final 3 seasons), Earth: Final Conflict (he also produced 22 episodes), Major Dad (he also produced three episodes), and more recently the CBS-TV series Elementary, for which he also presently serves as a supervising producer.