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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
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OP Center Producer
Blade Squad
Blade Squad Producer
XXX's & OOO's
XXX's & OOO's Producer


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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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Alternate Names:

B. Donald Tartikoff

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