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Born: July 25, 1944 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Buffalo, New York, USA Profession: Producer ...
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Cast (feature film)

1.
Who's That Girl? (1987) as Harlem Kid
A hapless New Yorker's rich future father-in-law orders him to escort a bleached blonde out of town.

Cinematography (feature film)

2.
Andy Colby's Incredibly Awesome Adventure (1989) as Camera Assistant
Story follows the adventures of a young boy who travels through his VCR and is protected only by his remote control.

Producer (feature film)

3.
Papa (2016)
A writer travels to Cuba in 1959 on a mission to meet his idol, Ernest Hemingway. Hidden away at a private estate with his wife, Mary, the elusive author mentors the younger writer in fishing, drinking, and finding his voice, while the Cuban Revolution boils around them.
4.
Who Do You Love (2010)
Leonard Chess changed the face of modern music, and he did so without playing a note. A Jewish immigrant living in Chicago just as the city was exploding with new blues sounds, he heard what few others did at the time-- the universal passion in the music of performers like Etta James, Muddy Waters
5.
Nothing But the Truth (2008)
Washington, DC political journalist Rachel Armstrong writes an explosive story about a government scandal in which she reveals the name of a covert CIA agent. When a special government prosecutor demands she divulge her source, she refuses and finds herself behind bars, struggling to defend the prin
6.
Different (1999) as Executive In Charge Of Production
Hope Talmadge's life was full of the promise of an 11-year-old until a car accident left her mentally disabled. Amanda Talmadge could never come to terms with her daughter's imperfections and sent Hope away to special schools and group homes her entire life. Now 30, Hope strives to live a normal lif
7.
Life of the Party: The Pamela Harriman Story (1998) as Executive In Charge Of Production
Television movie based on the biography of socialite and Ambassador to France, Pamela Harriman.
8.
Twice Upon a Time (1998) as Executive In Charge Of Production
After Thanksgiving dinner, Beth Sager and her longtime boyfriend Joe make a wish on the turkey wishbone. Beth, who was recently passed over for a promotion and unhappy in her relationship with Joe, wishes for a new life. The next day, Beth realizes her wish has come true when she wakes up in an alte
9.
Nightmare in Big Sky Country (1998) as Executive In Charge Of Production
Marty Bethel, a single mother, barely makes ends meet as a city judge. Bethel's world is turned upside down when a Montana Freeman refuses to pay fines for traffic violations and terrorizes her and her children. Refusing to be victimized in a free country, Bethel stands up to the Freemen and proves
10.
Indiscretion of an American Wife (1998) as Executive In Charge Of Production
Julia Burton, the dedicated wife of an American diplomat in Rome, has an affair with an Italian vintner, who arouses in her a passion that has long been missing in her life. Ultimately, she must choose between the two men she loves so differently.
11.
Giving Up the Ghost (1998) as Executive In Charge Of Production
A lawyer haunted by the sudden death of her husband, makes contact with his ghost. She becomes torn between living without him or ending it all to spend eternity with him.
12.
Oklahoma City: A Survivor's Story (1998) as Executive In Charge Of Production
Based on a true story, focuses on Priscilla Salyers, a survivor of the April 1995 Oklahoma City bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building as she struggles to understand the senseless crime which killed her co-workers and threatened to take her life. After the bombing, she endures post-traumat
13.
Labor of Love (1998) as Executive In Charge Of Production
Annie, a 36-year-old, single woman, desperately wants to have a child. Her best friend, Mickey, a gay man who had tried unsuccessfully to adopt a child, also feels the pangs of parental yearning. The couple decides to have a naturally conceived child together. Mickey moves in with Annie, but she the
14.
Circle of Deceit (1998) as Executive In Charge Of Production
When Terry Morrison decides to leave her husband Jeff, a high-powered attorney, he is outraged and plots to keep her from getting custody of their son. Terry turns to her best friend Donna, but soon discovers that Donna is having an affair with Jeff. Desperate to retain custody of her son, she fakes
15.
On the 2nd Day of Christmas (1997) as Executive In Charge Of Production
Trish adopts her niece Patsy after the untimely death of her sister and together the two support themselves by pickpocketing affluent people during the holiday season. Unfortunately, they are caught on Christmas Eve in Limber's department store by an overzealous security guard named Bert. Under orde
16.
Little Girls in Pretty Boxes (1997) as Executive In Charge Of Production
Movie based on Joan Ryan's book of the same title about a mother's experiences with the U.S. gymnastics establishment while her daughter was undergoing amateur training and competition. Depicts the compromising position in which some young athletes unwittingly find themselves in the name of competit
17.
Jitters (1997) as Executive In Charge Of Production
A bride-to-be becomes frazzled and unsure of herself as her wedding to her long-time boyfriend approaches. It doesn't help that her family is butting in and a video producer is intent on documenting the entire experience.
18.
Convictions (1997) as Executive In Charge Of Production
After Zalinda's son John is murdered, she becomes an outspoken advocate of the victim's rights movement. Zalinda is determined to keep the young man who took her son's life behind bars. Ten years later, Zalinda realizes that the stress has eaten away at her. She decides that she must confront Jeffre
19.
Their Second Chance (1997) as Executive In Charge Of Production (Abc)
A daughter reunites her mother and father, college sweethearts who gave her up for adoption thirty years ago. Inspired by actual events.
20.
Any Mother's Son (1997) as Executive In Charge Of Production
One night while on shore leave in Sasebo, Japan, U.S. sailor Allen Schindler was followed into a public restroom and beaten to death. While given a military funeral, it was still a full two months after his brutal murder that his mother, Dorothy Hajdys, discovered that her son had been killed by two
21.
No Greater Love (1996) as Executive In Charge Of Production
When a woman's parents and fiance are killed aboard the Titanic, she must care for her siblings, mend her broken heart and run the family newspaper business alone. Based on Danielle Steel's novel.
22.
Awake to Danger (1995) as Executive In Charge Of Production
While recovering from a coma, a teenage girl pieces together her blurred recollection of the night her mother was murdered. But as she begins to remember, the killer closes in.
23.
Bonanza: Under Attack (1995) as Executive In Charge Of Production
Television movie based on the movie "Bonanza: The Return" (November 28, 1993 on NBC) and the "Bonanza" TV series (1959 to 1973 on NBC). The Ponderosa Ranch offers sanctuary to a once-notorious, now reformed outlaw Frank James, who is being relentlessly pursued by an unscrupulous Pinkerton detective.
24.
Vanished (1995) as Executive In Charge Of Production
A television movie based on "Vanished," Danielle Steel's novel about a woman who must confront her tragic past and the loss of her first child when her ex-husband is accused of kidnapping her new son. Set during World War II.
25.
Roseanne and Tom: Behind the Scenes (1994) as Executive In Charge Of Production
A television movie about the on-again, off-again marriage of Tom Arnold and Roseanne.
26.
Burning Passion: The Margaret Mitchell Story, A (1994) as Executive In Charge Of Production
Life of Margaret Mitchell, Pulitzer-Prize-winning author of "Gone With the Wind."
27.
Once in a Lifetime (1994) as Executive In Charge Of Production
A television movie based on "Once in a Lifetime," Danielle Steel's novel. A widowed author with a deaf child reflects on her life while recovering from a serious accident.
28.
Time to Heal, A (1994) as Executive In Charge Of Production
A couple's lives are changed forever when a woman suffers a stroke after the birth of her second child.
29.
Saved By the Bell -- Wedding in Las Vegas (1994) as Executive In Charge Of Production
A television movie based on the series "Saved By the Bell." Zack and Kelly, along with their friends, drive to Las Vegas to get married; but when Slater and Screech are mistakenly arrested, Zack has to use the wedding money for bail. The boys then desperately try to earn the money back without Kelly
30.
While Justice Sleeps (1994) as Executive In Charge Of Production
A recent widow's grief is compounded when she suspects her daughter was assaulted by an old family friend.
31.
Tonya and Nancy: The Inside Story (1994) as Executive In Charge Of Production
A television movie looking back on the early years of figure skaters Tonya Harding and Nancy Kerrigan, Tonya's difficult relationship with her mother, and the January 6, 1994 attack on Kerrigan by associates of Harding.
32.
One Woman's Courage (1994) as Executive In Charge Of Production
A woman's life begins to fall apart after she witnesses a brutal crime.
33.
Charles Dickens' David Copperfield (1993) as Supervising Executive (Nbc)
An animated version of Charles Dickens' "David Copperfield" set in an animal world. Young David is forced to work in a cheese factory by his cruel stepfather, where he befriends orphans kidnapped by the Cheese Police.
34.
Triumph Over Disaster: The Hurricane Andrew Story (1993) as Executive In Charge Of Production
Drama inspired by events surrounding Hurricane Andrew, which took place in southern Florida in August 1992, and some of the incidents that occurred during and after the devastation.
35.
Double Deception (1993) as Executive In Charge Of Production
A private investigator in Venice Beach, California, searches for the ex-husband of a beautiful client and finds himself caught in a dangerous web of deceit.
36.
Star (1993) as Executive In Charge Of Production
A television movie based on "Star," Danielle Steel's novel spanning the 1970's and 80's, following the rise to stardom of singer Crystal Wyatt.
37.
Heartbeat (1993) as Executive In Charge Of Production
A divorced father falls in love with a pregnant woman whose husband had abandoned her when he discovered she was expecting a child. Based on Danielle Steel's novel, "Heartbeat."
38.
Bonanza: The Return (1993) as Executive In Charge Of Production
Television movie sequel to the NBC western series "Bonanza." The Ponderosa Ranch is in trouble, and it's up to the next generation of Cartwrights to battle the unscrupulous businessman who plans to desecrate the land by establishing a strip-mining operation.
39.
Secrets (1992) as Executive In Charge Of Production
A television movie based on Danielle Steel's best-selling novel, "Secrets." Focuses on the lives of the cast members of a fictional primetime television series.
40.
In the Best Interest of the Children (1992) as Executive In Charge Of Production
An acute manic-depressive woman struggles to maintain the welfare of her five children when she becomes too ill to care for them.
41.
Danger Island (1992) as Executive In Charge Of Production
Vacationers crash-land on a deserted tropical island, where monsters run rampant from biological weapons testing.
42.
In the Shadow of a Killer (1992) as Executive In Charge Of Production
A New York City undercover police detective is suddenly ostracized by his fellow officers when he opposes the death sentence for an accused cop killer. Based on a true story.
43.
Shadow of a Stranger (1992) as Executive In Charge Of Production
A married couple visiting an isolated seaside resort become entangled with a mysterious pair of shipwrecked vacationers when two murdered bodies wash up on the beach.
44.
Palomino (1991) as Executive In Charge Of Production
A photographer, devastated by the end of her marriage, finds love unexpectedly when she takes an assignment at a California ranch. Based on Danielle Steel's novel "Palomino."
45.
Lethal Charm (1991) as Executive In Charge Of Production
An experienced Washington television news reporter encounters serious competition from an ambitious newcomer.
46.
One Special Victory (1991) as Executive In Charge Of Production
A real estate agent, arrested for drunk and disorderly conduct, is sentenced to perform community service, coaching basketball to developmentally disabled adults.
47.
True Betrayal (1990) as Executive In Charge Of Production
A television movie based on the true story of Kim Paris, a Houston undercover private investigator. She is assigned to coax the truth out of the prime suspect in a murder case, but instead winds up falling in love with him.
48.
Rainbow Drive (1990) as Executive In Charge Of Production
A homicide detective and a police psychologist investigate a multiple murder case and cover-up in Hollywood.
49.
Stepfather II (1989) as Executive In Charge Of Production
In a sequel to the 1987 thriller, the stepfather escapes from the asylum he found himself in, romances another widow, but is discovered before incurring fatal damage.
50.
Fearstalk (1989) as Executive In Charge Of Production
A psychotic killer seeks to control the life of a successful, strong-willed soap-opera producer after he steals her credit cards and phonebook/datebook.
51.
Love and Betrayal (1989) as Executive In Charge Of Production
A married mother of two teenagers is unprepared for the emotional pain and stress of her husband leaving her for a younger woman.
52.
Settle the Score (1989) as Executive In Charge Of Production
A Chicago policewoman is tortured by the nightmare of a vicious rape she suffered as a teenager twenty years earliers. When she returns to her home town to track down her attacker, she discovers that similar assaults are still being committed.
53.
Killer Instinct (1988) as Executive In Charge Of Production
A young psychiatrist finds herself in danger after releasing a dangerous mental patient.
54.
Ann Jillian Story, The (1988) as Executive In Charge Of Production
Ann Jillian stars as herself in this television movie about her romance with, and marriage to, a Chicago vice cop and her triumphant battle over breast cancer.
55.
Summer Story, A (1988) as Executive In Charge Of Production
A man discovers that the woman he deserted has died of a broken heart.
56.
David (1988) as Executive In Charge Of Production
Based on the true story of a six year-old boy who was set on fire by his abusive father, and the love between him and his mother during his agonizing recovery.
57.
Without A Clue (1988) as Executive In Charge Of Production
In a comic reversal on the original theme, Dr. Watson is the master consulting detective, and "Sherlock Holmes" an alias for a drunk, out-of-work actor invented by the doctor, enabling him to dabble in his hobby of crime solving without disturbing the Victorian medical establishment.
58.
Clinton and Nadine (1988) as Executive In Charge Of Production
An odd couple (a smuggler of exotic birds and a prostitute) are caught in the midst of a criminal conspiracy that includes murder, fund diversion, and gun-running to the Contras.
59.
Backfire (1988) as Executive In Charge Of Production
Betrayal, deceit and murder set to destroy what seems to be the ideal marriage between a Vietnam veteran and his spouse.
60.
Backfire (1988) as Executive Producer
Betrayal, deceit and murder set to destroy what seems to be the ideal marriage between a Vietnam veteran and his spouse.
61.
Christmas Comes to Willow Cree (1987) as Executive In Charge Of Production
A Christmas television movie about two feuding brothers who are assigned to bring Christmas joy and gifts to a remote Alaskan town.
62.
Haunted by Her Past (1987) as Executive In Charge Of Production
A television movie about a devoted wife who becomes possessed by the century-old spirit of a sultry murderer hanged for killing her lover. Eric Beckett and his wife Karen take a trip to colonial Unionville and its annual Governor's Ball. Their carefree lives change unexpectedly when Karen is mysteri
63.
Sadie and Son (1987) as Executive In Charge Of Production
A mother-son detective team in Manhattan hunts down a serial killer. Sadie is a former NYPD policewoman forced into early retirement who wants her would-be actor son to join the police force. Meanwhile Sadie is involved romantically with a deli owner.
64.
Stepfather, The (1987) as Executive In Charge Of Production
A seemingly average man, after murdering his entire family, remarries a widow with a teenage daughter in another town and prepares to do it again.
65.
Unnatural Causes (1986) as Production Executive
A television movie about a Vietnam veteran sick with cancer and a dedicated Veterans Administration counselor who wages an emotional, lopsided battle against the entrenched power structure of the government in an attempt to establish the possible dangers of Agent Orange.
66.
Time to Live, A (1985) as Executive In Charge Of Production
Liza Minnelli's dramatic acting debut on television occurred here in her vivid portrayal of real-life author and mother Mary-Lou Weisman, whose book "Intensive Care" (this film's original title) was a loving and often humorous account of her experiences during her son's decade-long struggle against
67.
Secret Weapons (1985) as Executive In Charge Of Production
Harking back to assorted B-movies of the late ''30s, here with a contemporary twist, this one has Sally Kellerman, wife of a ruthless Soviet colonel (James Franciscus), in charge of a spy school where beautiful young women are trained by the KGB to seduce and blackmail American industrialists -- only to discover that some of her budding spies aren''t as pliant as the State would like. Subsequent title: "Secrets of the Red Bedroom."
68.
Malice in Wonderland (1985) as Executive In Charge Of Production
Fact-based comedy drama recounting Hollywood's legendary feud between Louella Parsons and Hedda Hopper during filmdom's golden era. Jane Alexander's depiction of Hedda Hopper won her an Emmy Award nomination as Outstanding Actress, with other nominations going to costume designers Nolan Miller and M
69.
Time to Live, A (1985) as Production Executive
Liza Minnelli's dramatic acting debut on television occurred here in her vivid portrayal of real-life author and mother Mary-Lou Weisman, whose book "Intensive Care" (this film's original title) was a loving and often humorous account of her experiences during her son's decade-long struggle against
70.
Letting Go (1985) as Production Executive
A serio-comedy involving a comely schoolteacher, recently dumped by her lover, and a widower, whose life's been in a tailspin following the death of his wife, who come together in a self-help group and try to shake their melancholy in each other's company. Two basically comic actors (Ritter and Gles
71.
Going for the Gold: The Bill Johnson Story (1985) as Production Executive
The Bill Johnson story follows the fortunes of a tough, street-smart skiier from Oregon who put his scrapes with the law behind him and emerged a Gold Medalist at the 1984 Winter Olympics at Sarajevo, Yugoslavia. Anthony Edwards, one of filmdom's self-styled "brat pack" of the early '80s, is Johnson
72.
Secrets of a Married Man (1984) as Executive In Charge Of Production
The story of a married man who compulsively buys time with prostitutes, thereby jeopardizing his marriage, his job, and eventually his life.

Visual Effects (feature film)

73.
Dream Demon (1988) as Special Effects (Moldmaker)
A dream demon torments a pair of girls by invading and manipulating their nightmares.

Make-Up (feature film)

74.
Lifeforce (1985) as Prosthetic And Makeup Effects (Crew)
A space exploration crew brings back a human-looking, vampire-like "space girl," who threatens to bring about an armageddon. Perhaps tongue-in-cheek, it is at turns a science fiction, vampire and disaster film

Film Production - Main (feature film)

75.
Island Of Dr. Moreau, The (1977) as Production Controller
A ship-wrecked man floats ashore on an island in the Pacific Ocean. The island is inhabited by a scientist, Dr. Moreau, who in an experiment has turned beasts into human beings.

Misc. Crew (feature film)

76.
Hoax, The (2006)
In 1971, Clifford Irving, an ambitious yet struggling writer who's been looking for that one big story for so long, brazenly decides to make one up. At first the idea is just a savvy artistic prank, but if that's what the world wants, Irving believes he can take it further. Shrouding himself in a cl
77.
Pagemaster, The (1994) as Laborer (Live Action)
A storm forces frightened Richard Tyler inside a nearby library for shelter. Mr. Dewey, the librarian, sees that Richard needs an adventure and tries to give the boy a book but all Richard wants is a phone. Before he can call his parents, Richard slips on the floor, hits his head and passes out. When he wakes up, he finds himself in a fantasy land populated by famous literary characters.
78.
Heaven (1987) as Assistance

Producer (special)

79.
Fatal Contact: Bird Flu in America (2006)
An American businessman on his way back home to Virginia from Hong Kong becomes infected with a mutated bird flu strain which is now transmittable from human to human. American authorities attempt to contain the virus before it's too late.
80.
Too Good to Be True II (1995) as Executive In Charge Of Production
Another look at con games, scams and swindles --talking with con artists and victims.
81.
Abbott and Costello Meet Jerry Seinfeld (1994) as Executive In Charge Of Production
Jerry Seinfeld pays tribute to the famous comedy team of Abbott & Costello. The special features classic film and television clips of the duo as well as never-before-seen home movies narrated by Lou Costello.
82.
Defense Rests: A Tribute to Raymond Burr, The (1993) as Executive In Charge Of Production
A special chronicling the life and career of the late Raymond Burr. Also included are clips and interviews with some fo Burr's co-stars.

Writer (special)

83.
Perfect Tribute, The (1991) as Screenwriter
A Southern boy's accidental meeting with Abraham Lincoln helps the disheartened president understand just how important his Gettysburg Address really is.

Producer (special)

84.
Ike: Countdown to D-Day (2004) as Producer
85.
Perfect Tribute, The (1991) as Associate Producer
A Southern boy's accidental meeting with Abraham Lincoln helps the disheartened president understand just how important his Gettysburg Address really is.

Film Production - Main (special)

86.
In Self Defense (1987)
A woman identifies a murderer in a police line-up and then faces a reign of terror when the killer is freed by the court on grounds of insufficient evidence. The woman's life, including her career as a therapist for disturbed children, begins to fall apart, until she bolsters her confidence with the

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