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Known For

Birth Day Live! Director
(2005)
The 65th Annual Academy Awards Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
(1993)
(1995-2002)

Filmography

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 2018-2019 Ellen's Game of Games (TV Series) (associate director - 13 episodes)
- The Good Son of a Monster (2019) ... (associate director)
- Say Whaat Women Want (2019) ... (associate director)
- Some Like it Hot Hands (2019) ... (associate director)
- Oh Shipwrecked (2019) ... (associate director)
- Beauty and the Boots (2019) ... (associate director)
 2009-2019 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (associate director - 61 episodes)
- Live Finale Winner Announced (2019) ... (associate director)
- Top 4 Perform (2019) ... (associate director)
- Top 6 Perform (2019) ... (associate director)
- Top 8 Perform (2019) ... (associate director)
- Top 10 Perform (2019) ... (associate director)
 2017-2019 Beat Shazam (TV Series) (associate director - 22 episodes)
- Keep the Faith! (2019) ... (associate director)
- Teachers Win Big! (2019) ... (associate director)
- Episode #1.14 (2017) ... (associate director)
- Episode #1.13 (2017) ... (associate director)
- Episode #1.12 (2017) ... (associate director)
 2019 Survivor (TV Series) (associate director - 1 episode)
- Live Reunion Special (2019) ... (associate director)
 2019 Crazy Ex-Girlfriend (TV Series) (assistant director - 1 episode)
 2019 50th NAACP Image Awards (TV Special) (associate director)
 2019 America's Got Talent: The Champions (TV Series) (associate director - 7 episodes)
- The Champions Results Finale (2019) ... (associate director)
- The Champions Finals (2019) ... (associate director)
- The Champions Five (2019) ... (associate director)
- The Champions Four (2019) ... (associate director)
- The Champions Three (2019) ... (associate director)
 2019 2019 American Rescue Dog Show (TV Special) (associate director)
 2018 Miss Universe 2018 (TV Special) (associate director)
 2018 The Oscars (TV Special) (associate director)
 2017 Stayin' Alive: A Grammy Salute to the Music of the Bee Gees (TV Special) (associate director)
 2017 The Oscars (TV Special) (associate director)
 2017 The 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) (associate director)
 2016/I The Passion (TV Movie) (associate director)
 2016 Grammy Red Carpet Live (TV Special) (associate director)
 2016 The 58th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) (associate director - segment "'Grammy Red Carpet Live!'")
 2016 The 47th NAACP Image Awards (TV Special) (associate director)
 2015-2016 Undateable (TV Series) (associate director - 13 episodes)
- The Backstreet Boys Walk Into a Bar: Part II (2016) ... (associate director)
- The Backstreet Boys Walk Into a Bar: Part I (2016) ... (associate director)
- Danny's Boyz Walk Into a Bar (2016) ... (associate director)
- A Box of Puppies Walks Into a Bar (2015) ... (associate director)
- An Origin Story Walks Into a Bar (2015) ... (associate director)
 2016 2016 Golden Globe Arrivals Special (TV Special) (associate director)
 2015 Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards 2015 (TV Special) (associate director)
 2015 Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Red Carpet Special (TV Special) (associate director)
 2015 The 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) (associate director)
 2014 Christmas in Rockefeller Center (TV Special) (assistant director)
 2014 A Hollywood Christmas at the Grove (TV Special) (assistant director)
 2014 The Soul Man (TV Series) (associate director - 1 episode)
- All the Way Live (2014) ... (associate director)
 2014 The Oscars Red Carpet Live 2014 (TV Special) (associate director)
 2014 The Night That Changed America: A Grammy Salute to the Beatles (TV Special) (associate director)
 2014 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) (associate director)
 2014 2014 Golden Globe Arrivals Special (TV Special) (associate director)
 2013 Lady Gaga & the Muppets' Holiday Spectacular (TV Movie) (assistant director) / (associate director)
 2013 Miss Universe 2013 (TV Special) (associate director)
 2013 The Metropolitan Opera HD Live (TV Series) (associate director - 1 episode)
- Shostakovich: The Nose (2013) ... (associate director)
 2013 The 65th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) (associate director)
 2008-2013 American Idol (TV Series) (associate director - 37 episodes)
- Episode #12.35 (2013) ... (associate director)
- Episode #12.34 (2013) ... (associate director)
- Episode #12.31 (2013) ... (associate director)
- Episode #12.29 (2013) ... (associate director)
- Top 5 Performs (2013) ... (associate director)
 2013 44th NAACP Image Awards (TV Special) (associate director)
 2013 19th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) (associate director)
 2013 The 2013 Miss America Pageant (TV Special documentary) (associate director)
 2012 The Next (TV Series) (associate director - 3 episodes)
- Finale (2012) ... (associate director)
- Semi-Finals (2012) ... (associate director)
- Episode #1.7 (2012) ... (associate director)
 2012 Macy's 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular (TV Special) (associate director)
 2012 Betty White's 90th Birthday: A Tribute to America's Golden Girl (TV Movie documentary) (first assistant director)
 2011 A Hollywood Christmas Celebration at the Grove (TV Special) (associate director)
 2011 Daniel Tosh: Happy Thoughts (TV Special documentary) (associate director)
 2011 The 2011 Miss America Pageant (TV Special) (associate director)
 2010 Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards 2010 (TV Special) (associate director)
 2010 41st NAACP Image Awards (TV Special) (associate director)
 2010 16th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) (associate director)
 2009 Osbournes Reloaded (TV Series) (associate director - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (2009) ... (associate director)
- Episode #1.3 (2009) ... (associate director)
- Episode #1.2 (2009) ... (associate director)
 2009 The 2009 Independent Spirit Awards (TV Special) (associate director)
 2009 The 40th NAACP Image Awards (TV Special) (associate director)
 2008 2008 Film Independent's Spirit Awards (TV Special) (associate director)
 2008 Christmas in Rockefeller Center (TV Special documentary) (associate director)
 2008 America's Got Talent (TV Series) (associate director - 2 episodes)
- Episode #3.20 (2008) ... (associate director)
- Episode #3.19 (2008) ... (associate director)
 2008 The 60th Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special documentary) (associate director)
 2007-2008 Don't Forget the Lyrics! (TV Series) (associate director - 29 episodes)
- Episode #2.1 (2008) ... (associate director)
- Episode #1.36 (2008) ... (associate director)
- Episode #1.43 (2008) ... (associate director)
- Episode #1.42 (2008) ... (associate director)
- Episode #1.35 (2008) ... (associate director)
  Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader? (TV Series) (associate director - 2 episodes, 2007) (assistant director - 1 episode, 2008)
- Episode #2.25 (2008) ... (assistant director)
- Episode #2.2 (2007) ... (associate director)
- Episode #2.1 (2007) ... (associate director)
 2008 Teleflora Presents America's Favorite Mom (TV Movie) (associate director)
 2008 Amne$ia (TV Series) (associate director - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2008) ... (associate director)
 2008 Crowned: The Mother of All Pageants (TV Series) (associate director - 1 episode)
- And the Tiara Goes To... (2008) ... (associate director)
 2008 14th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) (associate director)
 2007 Thank God You're Here (TV Series) (associate director - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2007) ... (associate director)
 2007 Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards '07 (TV Special) (associate director)
 2006 Christmas Celebration at the Grove (TV Movie) (associate director)
 2006 Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards '06 (TV Special) (associate director)
 2005 Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards '05 (TV Special) (associate director)
 2004 The Biggest Loser (TV Series) (associate director - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.12 ... (associate director)
 2003 Harry for the Holidays (TV Special) (associate director)
 2002 Cedric the Entertainer Presents (TV Series) (associate director - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2002) ... (associate director)
 1998 Great Performances (TV Series) (director - 1 episode)
- A Streetcar Named Desire (1998) ... (director: commentary)
 1998 Sparks (TV Series) (associate director - 1 episode)
- Flirting with Disaster (1998) ... (associate director)
 1994 Broadway at the Hollywood Bowl (TV Special) (associate director)
 1992-1994 Roc (TV Series) (associate director - 4 episodes)
- Terence Got His Gun (1994) ... (associate director)
- To Love and Die on Emerson Street: Part 2 (1993) ... (associate director)
- To Love and Die on Emerson Street: Part 1 (1993) ... (associate director)
- Roc Throws Joey Out (1992) ... (associate director)
 1993 The 65th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (associate director)
 1991 The Magic of David Copperfield XIII: Mystery on the Orient Express (TV Special documentary) (associate director - as Debra Palacio)
 1991 The Movie Awards (TV Special documentary) (associate director)
 1989 ALF (TV Series) (associate director - 4 episodes)
- Live and Let Die (1989) ... (associate director)
- We're in the Money (1989) ... (associate director)
- Lies (1989) ... (associate director)
- Baby, Come Back (1989) ... (associate director)
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Alternate Names:

Debbie Pasetta Palacio | Debra Palacio

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