Television producer best known for his work on Cagney & Lacey, a popular 1980s police drama. His other production credits include the
He began his career in entertainment as an errand boy for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM).
He was a graduate of the University of Southern California's School of Cinema and Television Studies.
After divorcing Cagney & Lacey creator Barbara Corday, he wed the show's star,
He won a Golden Globe for a miniseries based on author John Steinbeck's East of Eden.