Having Done It All

Wood, Mark Dundas
September 2006
Back Stage East;9/14/2006, Vol. 47 Issue 37, p43
Trade Publication
The article presents information on Danny Sussman, talent manager for talent management company Brillstein-Grey Management. Sussman read the novel "Exodus," by Leon Uris 50 times owing to his passion for Israel. Sussman majored in history and journalism from Ithaca College in Ithaca, New York. Producer Cathleen Summers introduced Sussman to the idea of being a talent agent. He did an apprenticeship with William Morris Agency.


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