Leonard Goldberg

Mostly Credited As: Leonard Goldberg
Birth Name: Leonard J. Goldberg
Date Of Birth: January 24, 1934 (Age 82)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: New York

Leonard Goldberg

First as a network programming chief, then as head of a major television studio, a partner with Aaron Spelling and now with his own production company, Leonard Goldberg is responsible for some of the most successful programming on television. With Spelling, he had three series on television in "Fantasy Island," "Hart to Hart" and "T.J. Hooker." He produced the television features "Paper Dolls" and "This House is Possessed." Goldberg, a native of Brooklyn, is a graduate of Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. He began his career in broadcasting at ABC in the research department and later left to join Batten, Barton, Durstine and Osborne Advertising Agency. He rejoined ABC in 1963 as manager of program development and was named programming chief in 1966. He left ABC to become vice president in charge of production for Screen Gems (Columbia Pictures Television) and it was under his aegis that the Peabody Award-winning "Brian's Song" was produced. He and Spelling formed their partnership in 1972 to produce such hits as "The Rookies," "Starsky & Hutch," "Charlie's Angels" and "Family." In the theatrical motion picture field he produced "All Night Long," "Baby Blue Marine," "The Bad News Bears In Breaking Training" and co-executive produced "California Split." For broadcast 1982 fall he produced the movies, "Deadly Lessons" and "Something About Amelia." He produced the very successful theatrical release, "War Games."

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E! True Hollywood Story (1996) 
  Herve Villechaize 03x32: (Aug/15/1999) As Himself 
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Paper Dolls (1984)• Executive Producer
Chopper One (1974)• Executive Producer
When the Whistle Blows (1980)• Executive Producer
Gavilan (1982)• Executive Producer
Charlie's Angels (1976) (1976)• Producer
• Executive Producer
Fantasy Island (1977) (1978)• Executive Producer
Hart to Hart (1979)• Executive Producer
Matt Houston (1982)• Executive Producer
S.W.A.T. (1975)• Executive Producer
Starsky & Hutch (1975)• Executive Producer
T.J. Hooker (1982)• Executive Producer
The Love Boat (1977)• Executive Producer
The Rookies (1972)• Executive Producer
Vega$ (1978)• Executive Producer
Firehouse (1974)• Executive Producer
Family (1976)• Executive Producer
Limelight (2009)• Executive Producer
Charlie's Angels (2011) (2011)• Executive Producer
Blue Bloods (2010)• Executive Producer

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