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Writer Sam Bobrick Was Always Doing Something Different

April 18th, 2017
Sam Bobrick

Television writer and producer Sam Bobrick is a man who likes adages. In his Archive of American Television interview, he admitted that he has bunches of them pasted up all over his house.

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From Yankees Batboy to "Roots: The Next Generations" - Thad Mumford Broke New Ground

April 12th, 2017
Thad Mumford

If you had asked a young Thad Mumford what he wanted to be when he grew up, he would not have predicted that he’d one day become the prolific writer of television shows like M*A*S*H and

John Wells: Master Storyteller

December 15th, 2016
John Wells

Let’s just name a few of the series this man has written for: China Beach, Third Watch, The West Wing, Share and Enjoy:

The Late Garry Shandling

March 31st, 2016
Garry Shandling

June Gloom hung in the sky as I frantically paced back and forth at the foot of a driveway of a beautiful home in Brentwood. I was supposed to be interviewing Garry Shandling for the Archive of American Television, and he was late. Very late.

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Remembering George Clayton Johnson

January 5th, 2016
George Clayton Johnson

We're sad to learn that writer George Clayton Johnson passed away on December 25, 2015 at age 86. Johnson was a fiction, television, and movie writer.

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Remembering Sam Simon

March 9th, 2015
Sam Simon

We're sad to hear that writer/producer Sam Simon passed away from colon cancer on Sunday, March 8, 2015 at the age of 59. Simon started his career in animation, drawing for Bill Cosby's Fat Albert and the Cosby Kids and other Filmation series.

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Remembering Ann Marcus

December 4th, 2014
Ann Marcus

We're sad to hear that writer Ann Marcus passed away on Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at the age of 93. Marcus began her career as a "copy girl" at The New York Daily News and later became a reporter/researcher at Life Magazine.

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Remembering Glen Larson

November 17th, 2014
Glen Larson

Prolific writer/producer Glen Larson passed away on Friday, November 14, 2014 at the age of 77. In his early years, Larson was a member of the popular musical act The Four Preps.

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Remembering Ernest Kinoy

November 17th, 2014
Ernest Kinoy

We're sad to hear of the passing of writer Ernest Kinoy, who died on Monday, November 10, 2014 at the age of 89.

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Remembering Lorenzo Semple, Jr.

March 28th, 2014
Lorenzo Semple, Jr.

We're sad to hear of the passing of writer Lorenzo Semple, Jr., who died this morning at the age of 91 in Los Angeles, CA.

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