James S. Henerson

General Information:
Occupation: TV/film screenwriter/Producer
Years active: 1958 to 1999
Sex: Male
Born in: United States
Series/character information
Appeared on/in
and/or involved with:
I Dream of Jeannie
Number of episodes: 30 from seasons 3-5

James S. Henerson wrote a total of thirty episodes of I Dream of Jeannie in Seasons 3 - 5, beginning with the episode "Jeannie or the Tiger?" The series' final episode "My Master, the Chili King", was his last. James has written episodes, in addition to his work of IDoJ, for numerous popular TV shows, such as Lassie, The Flying Nun, Bewitched, The Partridge Family and The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries.

By the late 1970s and early 1980s, James shifted his focus to writing/producing made for TV films, such as Secrets (1977), Doctors' Private Lives (1978), Breaking Up Is Hard to Do (1979), Attica (1980), Intimate Agony (1983), and For Love or Money (1984). His notable script work in the 1990's include A Mother's Justice (1991), and the CBS-docudrama film Getting Gotti (1994).