From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Paul Stanley (1922, Hartford, Connecticut – 2002) was an American television director. Stanley worked in television from the early 1950s until the mid-1980s. His credits encompass all genres, extending to more than fifty prime time television series of the period, from Have Gun – Will Travel in 1957 to MacGyver in 1985. Description above from the Wikipedia article Paul Stanley(director), licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.