Richard Charles Carson (born June 4, 1929) is an American tv director. He is a five-time Emmy Award winner, having directed exhibits together with The Tonight Show, Wheel of Fortune, and The Merv Griffin Show. He moved to Norfolk, Nebraska in 1934 together with his household, and graduated from Norfolk High School in 1947. Carson later attended the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and joined the United States Navy. He is the youthful brother of comic and tv speak present host Johnny Carson.