Herbie J Pilato on Super TV Producer, QUINN MARTIN

If you’ve ever watched The Fugitive, Barnaby Jones, The Streets Of San Francisco, The FBI, Cannon, or another of the many other series from QM Productions, you’ve seen Quinn Martin’s work. Our pal Herbie J explains:

NOTE FROM LB: Having worked on most of Quinn’s shows at one time or another, I can agree with Herbie J unequivocally. Quinn Martin was indeed a “Super TV Producer.” He even had a secret identity: His real name was Martin Cohen!

Jim Henson’s company puts its own spin on Quinn’s name

Herbie J Pilato, host of Then Again, a classic TV talk show streaming on Amazon Prime, is the author of several books about television. For more information, visit HerbieJPilato.com. read article

Last Week’s Most Important Cord Cutting Developments

Is Disney+ a financial- for its stars?

Cord Cutters News gives us the latest on the cord cutting front. This time around: Hulu Adds NFL Network, Scarlett Johansson Sues Disney, and More!

Cord Cutters Video Channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC6tUZA7GiIZPaUu4FQXnFYA

Cord Cutters Web Site:
http://cordcuttersnews.com read article

munchman: Speaking of ‘Comfort Zones’

Yer friendly neighborhood munchadillio just read yet another article about “how to leave your comfort zone” and all I can say is that being comfortable always takes me OUT of mine.

Discomfort is my safe space. Woah. read article


best non-screenwriting books

Our buds at ScriptReadPro.Com have come up with a whole new angle for aspiring screenwriters.

We don’t want to give it away completely, so let’s just say that if you’re the kind of writer who likes to think outside the box, this article’s for y’all. read article

Larry Brody: Live! From Paradise! #160 – “Rewriting the World”

THE USUAL NOTE FROM LB: From the summer of 2002 to  the spring of 2010, Gwen the Beautiful and I were the proud and often exhausted owners of a beautiful Ozarks property we called Cloud Creek Ranch.

In many ways, the ranch was paradise. But it was a paradise with a price that started going up before we even knew it existed. Here’s another Monday musing about our adventure and the lessons we learned. read article