Sunday, January 10, 2010

RIP Frank Brill

BRILL--Frank. Veteran entertainment executive, Frank Brill, passed away December 15, 2009 at his home in Beverly Hills. He was 91 years old. Brill, born in New York City, began his career in Miami Beach as a dancer. He was one of the fabled "Lew Wasserman Boys" at MCA in New York and in the 1970s, he was the Vice President of Talent and Specials at ABC. Later in his career he was the Entertainment Head at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas and held an executive position at Management 3. In 1970, Brill was the producer of the film "A Man Called Horse," and in the early 1980s, he was partnered with director Art Fisher in Fisher / Brill Productions. Brill was a tireless volunteer and supporter of Five Acres, a children's aid society, in Los Angeles, as well as countless other humanitarian causes. Funeral services will be private.

BRILL, Frank
Born: 10/31/1918, New York City, New York, U.S.A.
Died: 12/15/2009, Beverly Hills, California, U.S.A.

Frank Brill's western - producer:
A Man Called Horse - 1970

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