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Chip Hayes

Chip Hayes is a seasoned television producer, director, and Emmy-nominated writer. His credits include such classic series as Melrose Place, Fantasy Island, T.J. Hooker, Mission: Impossible, and All My Children. Hayes lives in Charlottesville, Virginia, with his wife, actress Deborah Adair, and their two children.


Satan’s School for Girls, first day of shooting, including schedules for actors and actresses, June 19, 1973. (Courtesy of Chip Hayes)

Satan’s School of Cinema

Winter 2013 | Memoir

During the production process, the collective known as “the crew” is the heart and soul of a film, whether it’s a $300 million blockbuster, a low-budget TV movie, or just another episode of a TV series. Working on set with a talented crew is like being inside a magic act.