Richard Wells was a unit production manager, the production manager, first assistant director, and a director on Scrubs. He also played a patient and was the voice of a child with a very deep voice. ("My Fault")
Richard has worked as unit production manager for 67 episodes of Scrubs and several episodes of The Larry Sanders Show. He has also worked as production manager for 19 episodes, first assistant director for 66 episodes, and has directed 3 episodes of Scrubs. He has also worked on the shows Ellen and The Love Boat. In 1986 he won a DGA award for his work on The Color Purple. Most recently he worked on Bill Lawrence's ABC comedy Cougar Town until he retired.