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Walter Yetnikoff

Walter Yetnikoff was born on August 11, 1933 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. See full bio »

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 1986 Ruthless People (executive producer)
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 1988 John Huston: The Man, the Movies, the Maverick (Documentary) (special thanks)
 1985 We Are the World (TV Movie documentary) (special thanks)
 1927 Metropolis (special thanks - 1984 restoration)
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 2019 Rolling Thunder Revue (Documentary)
 2013 The '80s: The Decade That Made Us (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Self - CBS Records President: 1975-1990
- Lift Off (2013) ... Self - CBS Records President: 1975-1990
 2012 Bad 25 (Documentary)
 2005 VH1 News Presents (TV Series documentary)
 2004 Liquid News (TV Series)
- Episode dated 3 March 2004 (2004) ... Self
 2004 Richard & Judy (TV Series)
- Episode dated 2 March 2004 (2004) ... Self
 2000 Freddie Mercury, the Untold Story (TV Movie documentary)
Self - Record Industry Mogul
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 2019 The Black Godfather (Documentary)
 2016 The Eighties (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Self - President, CBS Records
- Video Killed the Radio Star (2016) ... Self - President, CBS Records

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Was President of CBS Records Group (now Sony Music Entertainment) from 1975 to 1990.

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