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||January 24, 1934
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||Brooklyn, New York, USA
RATE AND COMMENT
Worked in ABC-TV research department
Special projects supervisor NBC-TV research department
Joined Batten, Barton, Durstine & Osborn ad agency (responsible for daytime TV and overall broadcast coordinator)
Returned to ABC-TV as manager of program development
Became vice president in charge of daytime TV programming
Named vice president in charge of network TV programming
Saw production of first story idea on TV, "The Over-the-Hill Gang"
Resigned from ABC-TV; became vice president of production at Screen Gems
Left to form Spelling-Goldberg Productions with Aaron Spelling
Executive produced TV series, "The Rookies"
Became owner, operator Leonard Goldberg Productions (also established Mandy Films)
Executive produced first feature, "California Split"
Named president, COO of 20th Century Fox