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Reelin’ In the Years Lands 1000 Hours of Brian Linehan Interviews for Licensing

22 September 2015 2:06 PM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Although most Americans are unfamiliar with the Canadian talk show host Brian Linehan, the stage, screen and TV artists he interviewed over the course of 25 years is a veritable who’s who of show business. Those subjects range from filmmakers George Cukor and Elia Kazan to Martin Scorsese and Steven Spielberg; from such elusive on-screen performers as Warren Beatty, Barbra Streisand and Russell Crowe to Jane Fonda, Meryl Streep and Leonardo DiCaprio.

Now those 1,000-plus hours of filmed interviews are available to scholars, museums and filmmakers via Reelin’ In the Years Productions — an company known for its exhaustive archives from other talk show personalities like Merv Griffin and David Frost — that recently signed an exclusive representation deal with The Brian Linehan Charitable Foundation.

Proceeds from the licensing of these filmed interviews, many of them from Linehan’s Toronto-based TV show, “City Lights,” which ran from 1973 to 1989, will go back into »

- Steve Chagollan

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Reelin’ In the Years Lands 1000 Hours of Brian Linehan Interviews for Licensing

22 September 2015 2:06 PM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Although most Americans are unfamiliar with the Canadian talk show host Brian Linehan, the stage, screen and TV artists he interviewed over the course of 25 years is a veritable who’s who of show business. Those subjects range from filmmakers George Cukor and Elia Kazan to Martin Scorsese and Steven Spielberg; from such elusive on-screen performers as Warren Beatty, Barbra Streisand and Russell Crowe to Jane Fonda, Meryl Streep and Leonardo DiCaprio.

Now those 1,000-plus hours of filmed interviews are available to scholars, museums and filmmakers via Reelin’ In the Years Productions — an company known for its exhaustive archives from other talk show personalities like Merv Griffin and David Frost — that recently signed an exclusive representation deal with The Brian Linehan Charitable Foundation.

Proceeds from the licensing of these filmed interviews, many of them from Linehan’s Toronto-based TV show, “City Lights,” which ran from 1973 to 1989, will go back into »

- Steve Chagollan

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