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Kenneth Anderson, 75, lighting director and production manager

Kenneth Anderson

One of his first gigs was as a lighting director at Boston’s WGBH for its signature series, The French Chef starring Julia Child. He met Bill Aucoin there, Kiss’ former manager who helped catapult the band after its formation in 1972. | Read more.

In: Obituaries, WGBH 2

Mike Foti, former Director of Engineering

Mike’s contributions to WGBH modernized systems and launched new services, including centralcasting and the integration of New Hampshire Public Television’s master control within WGBH’s operations. | Read more.

In: Obituaries

Valerie Gunderson, 59, budget director

gunderson

Jon Abbott: It is with great sadness that we share the terrible news that our colleague Valerie Gunderson has passed away. Valerie was a key member of the ’GBH family for more than 25 years. | Read more.

In: 2010s, Obituaries

Morash to receive Lifetime Achievement Emmy

Russ Morash

Norm Abram: “As a brilliant creator/producer/director, Russ Morash has used his personal passion and love for well prepared food, gardening, home improvement/repair and woodworking to develop a whole new genre of television programs.” | Read more.

In: 1960s, 1970s, 1980s, 1990s, 2000s, BU Scholars, Features, Honors, New Television Workshop, Press, Staff, The French Chef, Tributes, WGBH 2

Barzyk’s new film, The Waiting Room, now online

The Waiting Room
This entry is part 14 of 14 in the series The Fred Barzyk Collection

Fred Barzyk’s TV drama, The Waiting Room, explores the lives of seven characters who find themselves at the end of their dramatic lives. | Read more.

In: Anecdotes, Fred Barzyk, Reminiscences, Video
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