ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Chuck Fries, renowned Hollywood producer, originated some
of the most exciting, award-winning entertainment of our time - one of the only
producers to have a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Fries has participated
in the production of over 5,000 series episodes, 120 television
movies/mini-series and more than 50 theatrical films.
In his book, we learn Fries' story - from his boyhood to his early years in
Television, a pioneer in TV syndication; his rise as an Executive at Screen
and at Metromedia; and the eventual creation of his own major
independent production/distribution company, Fries Entertainment.
These productions include the TV shows: "Sea Hunt," "Highway
Patrol," "Bewitched," "The Monkees," and
"Spiderman." His long form television includes "The Martian
Chronicles," "The Medgar Evers Story," "Leona
Helmsley," and "Dempsey" - and they have garnered countless
awards. His feature films include "Cat People," "Troop Beverly
Hills" and "Flowers in the Attic."