Man of the hour

April 2003
Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;4/8/2003, Vol. 378 Issue 7, p8
Don Hewitt, creator and executive producer of CBS Inc.'s pioneering "60 Minutes," accepted the NAB's Spirit of Broadcasting achievement award on April 7, 2003.


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