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Gerald Petievich

Gerald Petievich is a writer and actor, known for To Live and Die in L.A. (1985), The Sentinel (2006) and Boiling Point (1993). See full bio »

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 2006 The Sentinel (novel)
 1993/I Boiling Point (novel "Money Man")
 1988 C.A.T. Squad: Python Wolf (TV Movie) (story)
 1986 C.A.T. Squad (TV Movie)
 1985 T.J. Hooker (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Funny Money (1985) ... (written by)
 1985 To Live and Die in L.A. (novel) / (screenplay)
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 1985 To Live and Die in L.A.
Special Agent (as Gerry Petievich)
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 1986 C.A.T. Squad (TV Movie) (supervising producer - as Gerry Petievich)
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 1985 To Live and Die in L.A. (police technical advisor - uncredited)
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 2005 Boiling Point: The Story of Boiling Point (Video documentary short)
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 2003 Counterfeit World: Making 'To Live and Die in L.A.' (Video documentary short)

Personal Details

Other Works:

Novel: "Shakedown" (1988) See more »

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Gerry Petievich

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With each of my novels, there has been a time when the idea first strikes-- not that a flash of thought is enough to flesh out a hundred thousand word novel - but when the basic concept; the essence of the drama clicks into the consciousness. For "Earth Angels", it was when my brother John, an LAPD officer, told me a story of how two detectives had once tried to initiate a gang conflict by ... See more »


In honor of his heritage, main character in "To Live and Die in L.A." has a Serbian surname, "John Vukovich". See more »

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