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January 24, 1990 | DIANE HAITHMAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
It was the end of the TV season, and Lynn Loring didn't want to be a studio executive any longer. Loring, the child actress who grew up to be president of MGM/UA Television Productions, was not having a good day. Six months into a three-year contract to fill one of Hollywood's most powerful positions, Loring was announcing her retirement. "This will probably be my last three years," Loring said emphatically during a conversation last July.
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BUSINESS
January 11, 1989
Lynn Loring has been named president of the newly structured MGM/UA Television Production Group, Beverly Hills. Loring previously was executive vice president at MGM/UA Television.
ENTERTAINMENT
January 24, 1990 | DIANE HAITHMAN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
It was the end of the TV season, and Lynn Loring didn't want to be a studio executive any longer. Loring, the child actress who grew up to be president of MGM/UA Television Productions, was not having a good day. Six months into a three-year contract to fill one of Hollywood's most powerful positions, Loring was announcing her retirement. "This will probably be my last three years," Loring said emphatically during a conversation last July.
ENTERTAINMENT
July 15, 1991 | BETH KLEID, Arts and entertainment reports from The Times, national and international news services and the nation's press
Loring Out at MGM/UA: Lynn Loring is leaving her post as president of MGM/UA Television, according to the Hollywood Reporter. The report said that Loring is leaving because of problems between her and David Gerber, chairman of the MGM/UA Television Production Group. Loring has been at MGM/UA since 1985 and president of the TV division since 1989. At MGM, she was involved in development of the series "Fame." Loring was formerly with Spelling Prods. where she helped develop "Dynasty."
ENTERTAINMENT
October 23, 1993 | KEVIN THOMAS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Danny Aiello and newcomer Alex Zuckerman are so engaging in "Me and the Kid" (citywide) that it's a shame its script didn't get the further polishing it so clearly needed. As it stands, it's an amiable family entertainment for the undemanding, but had the potential to be much more. Aiello's Harry and Joe Pantoliano's Roy are a couple of ex-cons who crack a safe in a mansion in suburban New York only to find it empty.
ENTERTAINMENT
September 26, 1993 | MONICA YANT
Dan Curtis has always been someone who likes to be in control. The director/producer has grown accustomed to it, having spent most of the '80s transforming the Herman Wouk novels "The Winds of War" and "War and Remembrance" into television miniseries extravaganzas. So when the Emmy winner ("War and Remembrance") decided to get into feature films with a project based on a Stanley Cohen novel he had long admired, he knew he needed to do it his way.
NEWS
February 8, 1987 | MARY LOU LOPER, Times Staff Writer
Noted philanthropist Alice O'Neill Avery proved her stamina at her 70th birthday party at the Los Angeles Country Club the other evening. She didn't blow up all 5,000 balloons, but she did endure maybe 400 photo flashes, insisting that all her 230 black-tie guests be photographed with her in front of Stanley Kersten's lavish adornment of flowers over the fireplace. What sixth-generation Californian Mrs.
ENTERTAINMENT
March 26, 1989 | NIKKI FINKE
Two years ago, Aaron Spelling had an idea for a dramatic and, he thought, different television series about a divorced family as told through the eyes of a little boy. Besides voiceovers (later used by "The Wonder Years"), its main innovation was its format--two back-to-back half-hour shows, one about the boy's weekdays with his mother, the other about his weekends with his father. "I got to tell you," Spelling confided, "I was convinced we were going to sell it."
BUSINESS
January 11, 1989
Lynn Loring has been named president of the newly structured MGM/UA Television Production Group, Beverly Hills. Loring previously was executive vice president at MGM/UA Television.
NEWS
February 27, 1989 | ELAINE WOO, Times Staff Writer
There was the long view, which was upbeat. And there was the short view, which was depressing. At a weekend conference at USC on "Women, Men and Media: An Update," the short view was most pervasive.
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