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Brandon Tartikoff (1949–1997)

Brandon Tartikoff was a graduate of Yale University, and started his career out at WLS-TV in Chicago. He switched jobs to ABC in New York in the mid-1970s, and moved to NBC in 1977 where he became a programming executive hired by Dick Ebersol. Tartikoff took over programming duties from Fred Silverman in 1980. In 1982, Tartikoff had a second ... See full bio »

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  Beggars and Choosers (TV Series) (creator - 22 episodes, 1999 - 2000) (created by - 1 episode, 2000)
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Other Works:

Autobiography: "The Last Great Ride" with Charles Leerhsen. New York: Turtle Bay Books, a Division of Random House, 1992.

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1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | 1 Interview | 1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

B. Donald Tartikoff
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Episode #8.1 of Seinfeld (1989) Seinfeld: The Butter Shave (1997) was dedicated in his memory. See more »

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Capricorn

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