Leonard H. Goldenson


The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation Presents

02:26

Tabs

About
Who talks about this person

Rona Barrett

View Interview
Rona Barrett on breaking into television
08:40
Rona Barrett on getting her stories and dealing with the legal department
07:32

Ted Bergmann

View Interview
Ted Bergmann on ABC competing with NBC and CBS
02:12
Ted Bergmann on Leonard Goldenson's interest in merging ABC with DuMont
03:45

Marcy Carsey

View Interview
Marcy Carsey on ABC founder Leonard Goldenson's involvement in the network
00:58

Dick Clark

View Interview
Dick Clark on the lessons about staying "young, not old" from Leonard Goldenson
01:10

Michael Dann

View Interview
Michael Dann on Leonard Goldenson embracing cable
00:25

Roy E. Disney

View Interview
Roy Disney on ABC's part-ownership of Disneyland
01:50

Sam Donaldson

View Interview
Sam Donaldson on how Leonard Goldenson's budget cuts affected ABC news coverage of the 1968 political conventions
02:56
Sam Donaldson on Leonard Goldenson's resistance to ABC's Roone Arledge hiring David Brinkley (who was then 61)
00:58

Michael Eisner

View Interview
Michael Eisner on Leonard Goldenson and his role at ABC

Rod Erickson

View Interview
Rod Erickson on various people he's worked with in his career: Leonard Goldenson
01:12

Chuck Fries

View Interview
Chuck Fries on Screen Gems' relationship with ABC and Leonard H. Goldenson
01:59
Chuck Fries on various people he's worked with in his career: Leonard H. Goldenson
00:20

James Garner

View Interview
James Garner on various people with whom he's worked in his career - Leonard H. Goldenson
00:51

Frank Gifford

View Interview
Frank Gifford on impressions of Leonard Goldenson and his working relationship with Roone Arledge
02:27

Leonard Goldberg

View Interview
Leonard Goldberg on Leonard Goldenson being pleased with the daytime successes at ABC
00:14
Leonard Goldberg on working with ABC founder/chariman Leonard Goldenson
01:24

Herb Granath

View Interview
Herb Granath on his thoughts about ABC founder Leonard Goldenson
01:47
Herb Granath on the corporate staff at ABC: Leonard Goldenson, Mike Mallardi, Elton Rule and Irv Ehrlich
06:57
Herb Granath on Leonard Goldenson's vision for ABC
00:40
Herb Granath on Leonard Goldenson's approval concerning working with Th Shubert Organization
03:20
Herb Granath on Leonard Goldenson's support and foresight to changes within the TV industry
08:33

Stanley Hubbard

View Interview
Stanley Hubbard on working with Leonard Goldenson at ABC
00:51

Roy Huggins

View Interview
Roy Huggins on Leonard H. Goldenson and Jack L. Warner's role in shaping television 
07:00
Roy Huggins on meeting with ABC's Leonard H. Goldenson about The Fugitive
05:26
Roy Huggins on various people with whom he worked in his career: Leonard H. Goldenson
00:26

Ted Koppel

View Interview
Ted Koppel on America Held Hostag e (which reported on the Iran Hostage Crisis) becoming ABC News Nightline contd.
03:30

Thomas W. Moore

View Interview
Thomas Moore on how ABC and Walt Disney partnered; how the Barbie doll was advertised on The Mickey Mouse Club
05:57
Thomas W. Moore on ABC chairman Leonard H. Goldenson
05:36

Thomas Murphy

View Interview
Thomas Murphy on working with Leonard Goldenson
03:57

Frederick S. Pierce

View Interview
Frederick S. Pierce on working for Leonard Goldenson 
04:53

Lee Rich

View Interview
Lee Rich on working with Leonard Goldenson, Founder of ABC
00:21
Lee Rich on the network creators: David Sarnoff (NBC), William S. Paley (CBS), and Leonard Goldenson (ABC)
02:00
Lee Rich on Leonard Goldenson
00:23

Maria Riva

View Interview
Actress Maria Riva on appearing on a series of cerebral palsy telethons in the 1950s at the request of Yul Brynner (the airtime donated by ABC President Leonard Goldenson), and trying to dispel the stigma of the disease
04:31

Alfred Schneider

View Interview
Alfred Schneider on the founder of ABC, Leonard Goldenson
01:36
Alfred Schneider on the founder of ABC, Leonard Goldenson's testimony before Congress in response to the Payola Scandals
01:40
Alfred Schneider on working on issues of Standards & Practices with founder of ABC, Leonard Goldenson
01:34

Esther Shapiro

View Interview
Esther Shapiro on working with ABC founder Leonard Goldenson
02:18
Richard and Esther Shapiro on ABC founder Leonard Goldenson's reaction the pilot of Dynasty  
00:48

Richard Shapiro

View Interview
Richard and Esther Shapiro on ABC founder Leonard Goldenson's reaction the pilot of Dynasty
00:48

Fred Silverman

View Interview
Fred Silverman on Leonard H. Goldenson's tenure as president of ABC and his collaboration with Walt Disney, Warner Bros., and MGM to develop programming.  This resulted in shows like The Mickey Mouse Club and a series of dramatic programs such as the western Cheyenne
03:56
Fred Silverman on Leonard. H. Goldenson
00:34

Howard K. Smith

View Interview
Howard K. Smith on his thoughts on Leonard Goldenson
00:12

Aaron Spelling

View Interview
Aaron Spelling on forming Aaron Spelling Productions and getting a deal with ABC
03:06

Brandon Stoddard

View Interview
Brandon Stoddard on the culture at ABC when he started there
02:35

Grant Tinker

View Interview
Grant Tinker on Leonard Goldenson's part in the industry moving West
00:54
Grant Tinker on Leonard Goldenson
01:00

All People

A
B
C
D
F
G
H
K
L
M
P
R
S
W