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Gyneth Markley "Gy" Waldron is an American screenwriter and director best known as the writer/director of the movie Moonrunners (1975 film), and creator of the television series, The Dukes of Hazzard (1979 to 1985)[1].

Life and career[]

Born in Lenoxburg, Kentucky (about 60 km [35 miles] southeast of Cincinnati, Ohio), Waldron developed characters from his first film into the hit television series for CBS.

He also wrote episodes for One Day at a Time as well as several TV movies.

The Dukes characters were featured for several TV movies and the 2005 film.[2]


  1. History of The Dukes of Hazzard show at the Retrieved on November 26, 2007.
  2. Rutenberg, Jim (April 3, 2000). 'Dukes' Keeping Confederate Flag in New TV Movie. New York Times

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