TITLE

Ehrlich in at Emmys, replacing 'Idol' duo

AUTHOR(S)
LITTLETON, CYNTHIA
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Daily Variety;5/7/2007, Vol. 295 Issue 25, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Fox Television has hired Ken Ehrlich to produce the 59th annual Primetime Emmy Awards that will be aired on September 16, 2007. Ehrlich has produced numerous live-event productions, including the 2005 and 2006 Primetime Emmy telecasts and no less than 27 Grammy Awards telecasts. "American Idol" producers Nigel Lythgoe and Ken Warwick were earlier chosen to produce the show, but they begged off due to previous commitments.
ACCESSION #
25037891

 

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