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Mary Tyler Moore and Grant Tinker:))
Mary Tyler Moore and Grant Tinker:))
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Norman Lear on the talents of Grant Tinker
Norman Lear on the talents of Grant Tinker
::2009/08/26::
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Interview with Sylvester Tinker. 1982/11/15.
Interview with Sylvester Tinker. 1982/11/15.
::2013/06/24::
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The Last Tinker - Steam Train
The Last Tinker - Steam Train
::2014/05/20::
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Dota 2 - Highlights : Team Tinker vs kompas.gaming - I-League !
::2014/08/17::
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Dota 2 - H4nn1 plays Tinker 88minutes - Ranked Match !
::2014/09/07::
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Ruta de los conquistadores 2009 etapa 4 llegada a moin esquivel,tinker,grant y prado.
Ruta de los conquistadores 2009 etapa 4 llegada a moin esquivel,tinker,grant y prado.
::2009/11/22::
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Tinker Juarez and Alex Grant interview at Cannondale Team camp
Tinker Juarez and Alex Grant interview at Cannondale Team camp
::2012/10/20::
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Dota 2 - PRO TINKER EPIC PLAY MVP VS ARROW - The International 4 Qualifiers
Dota 2 - PRO TINKER EPIC PLAY MVP VS ARROW - The International 4 Qualifiers
::2014/05/18::
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tinker hatfield interview
tinker hatfield interview
::2006/10/11::
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Dota 2 - Mk.Endlessly subscriber plays Tinker - Pub gameplay
::2014/10/10::
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Dota 2 - Miracle- 6664 MMR plays Tinker - Ranked Match !
::2014/10/01::
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Dota 2 - Highlights : Team Tinker vs NOT - I-League !
Dota 2 - Highlights : Team Tinker vs NOT - I-League !
::2014/08/15::
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Dota 2 - Power Rangers vs Team Tinker 3# : Highlights - MSI BEAT AT 2014
::2014/08/21::
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Dota 2 - WillaMiRaNdA Subscriber plays Tinker Patch 6.82! - Pub gameplay !
::2014/09/28::
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Dota 2 - Sickfiend subscriber plays Tinker !
::2014/10/06::
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Dota 2 - Blozzom ( Subscriber ) Plays Tinker - Pub Gameplay !
::2014/09/12::
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Dota 2 - Power Rangers vs Team Tinker 1# : Highlights - MSI BEAT AT 2014
::2014/08/21::
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Dota 2 - EG.Fear plays Tinker and Storm Spirit - MMR Gameplay
Dota 2 - EG.Fear plays Tinker and Storm Spirit - MMR Gameplay
::2014/07/28::
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Jordan | #RiseToTheMoment | Melo and Tinker Hatfield
Jordan | #RiseToTheMoment | Melo and Tinker Hatfield
::2014/01/02::
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Tinker Juárez  - Gigante de piedra 2014
Tinker Juárez - Gigante de piedra 2014
::2014/06/07::
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Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy reviewed by Mark Kermode and Simon Mayo
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy reviewed by Mark Kermode and Simon Mayo
::2011/09/16::
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Dota 2 - IG.Ferrari_430 Plays Tinker and Templar Assassin! Ranked Match gameplay
Dota 2 - IG.Ferrari_430 Plays Tinker and Templar Assassin! Ranked Match gameplay
::2014/08/04::
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Dota 2 - Power Rangers vs Team Tinker 2# : Highlights - MSI BEAT AT 2014
Dota 2 - Power Rangers vs Team Tinker 2# : Highlights - MSI BEAT AT 2014
::2014/08/21::
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Dota 2 - Bolo top 1 mmr BR (5993 mmr) plays Tinker - Ranked Match!
Dota 2 - Bolo top 1 mmr BR (5993 mmr) plays Tinker - Ranked Match!
::2014/09/19::
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Dota 2 - Na`Vi.Dendi 6537mmr Plays Tinker 73min - Ranked Match
Dota 2 - Na`Vi.Dendi 6537mmr Plays Tinker 73min - Ranked Match
::2014/08/31::
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Dota 2 - Bozo_Feliz Top 1 mmr BR plays Tinker - Ranked Match
Dota 2 - Bozo_Feliz Top 1 mmr BR plays Tinker - Ranked Match
::2014/09/02::
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Dota 2 - Team Tinker vs Team Empire 2# - Highlights : D2CL 4
Dota 2 - Team Tinker vs Team Empire 2# - Highlights : D2CL 4
::2014/09/02::
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Dota 2 - Dendi plays Tinker - Ranked Match
Dota 2 - Dendi plays Tinker - Ranked Match
::2014/09/06::
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Dota 2 - Na`Vi vs Team Tinker - Highlights Starladder 10
Dota 2 - Na`Vi vs Team Tinker - Highlights Starladder 10
::2014/08/31::
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Dota 2 - Team Tinker vs Team Empire 1# - Highlights : D2CL 4
Dota 2 - Team Tinker vs Team Empire 1# - Highlights : D2CL 4
::2014/09/02::
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Dota 2 - EG.Arteezy PRO TINKER 6496MMR - Ranked Match : Gameplay
::2014/08/16::
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Dota 2 - Dendi plays Tinker - Ranked Match
Dota 2 - Dendi plays Tinker - Ranked Match
::2014/04/14::
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Dota 2 - Fear plays Tinker : Ranked Match !
Dota 2 - Fear plays Tinker : Ranked Match !
::2014/07/08::
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Gary Oldman talks Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy with Kermode and Mayo
Gary Oldman talks Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy with Kermode and Mayo
::2011/09/16::
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Dota 2 - Blozzom subscriber plays Tinker - Pub gameplay !
Dota 2 - Blozzom subscriber plays Tinker - Pub gameplay !
::2014/09/30::
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Dota 2 - Na`Vi - Dendi plays Tinker OWNED!
Dota 2 - Na`Vi - Dendi plays Tinker OWNED!
::2013/06/22::
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College Quiz Bowl - Washington & Lee v Syracuse old time radio
College Quiz Bowl - Washington & Lee v Syracuse old time radio
::2014/03/05::
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Dota 2 - Dendi plays Tinker - Ranked Match!
Dota 2 - Dendi plays Tinker - Ranked Match!
::2014/06/26::
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So Cal Fat Tire Epic 2011: featuring Tinker Juarez
So Cal Fat Tire Epic 2011: featuring Tinker Juarez
::2011/10/02::
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Fata plays Tinker 40/10 100min - Pro Gameplay - Dota 2!
Fata plays Tinker 40/10 100min - Pro Gameplay - Dota 2!
::2014/03/19::
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Solomon Tinker Fishponds
Solomon Tinker Fishponds
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::2014/08/30::
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Dota 2 - OnlyBrothers Plays Tinker - Ranked match!
::2014/04/28::
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Dota 2 - Dendi plays Tinker - Ranked Match!
::2014/06/04::
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A Season to Remember by Carson Tinker
A Season to Remember by Carson Tinker
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Tinker Juarez - Team Cannondale Factory Racing 2012
Tinker Juarez - Team Cannondale Factory Racing 2012
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CriticCar Detroit: Danielle Willman @ Tinker. Hack. Invent.
CriticCar Detroit: Danielle Willman @ Tinker. Hack. Invent.
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Meet the new MTB race team...Sho-Air/Cannondale
Meet the new MTB race team...Sho-Air/Cannondale
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College Quiz Bowl - Fordham v Washington & Lee
College Quiz Bowl - Fordham v Washington & Lee
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Grant Tinker
Born Grant Almerin Tinker
(1925-01-11) January 11, 1925 (age 89)
Stamford, Connecticut, U.S.
Alma mater Dartmouth College
Occupation television producer and executive
Known for CEO of NBC (1981–86)
Spouse(s) Mary Tyler Moore (1962–1981)
Children Mark Tinker, John Tinker
Awards Television Hall of Fame (1997)

Grant Almerin Tinker (born January 11, 1925) is the former chairman and CEO of NBC from 1981 to 1986, co-founder of MTM Enterprises, and television producer. Tinker is the former husband of television actress Mary Tyler Moore.

Life and career[edit]

Tinker was born in Stamford, Connecticut, the son of Margaret (née Hessin) and Arthur Almerin Tinker.[1][2] Tinker married Moore in 1962, and in 1969 they formed the television production company MTM Enterprises. While creating MTM Enterprises, Tinker hired Room 222 writers James L. Brooks and Allan Burns to create and produce the company's first television series, The Mary Tyler Moore Show. MTM Enterprises would later produce popular American sitcoms and drama television series such as Rhoda, The Bob Newhart Show, WKRP in Cincinnati, Hill Street Blues and St. Elsewhere.

After his divorce from Moore in 1981 Tinker left MTM Enterprises to become the chairman and CEO of then perennial last-place American television network (in terms of Nielsen ratings and profits) NBC. During Tinker's tenure in NBC's top position, the network regained ratings and produced popular shows like The Cosby Show, Family Ties, The Golden Girls, Cheers, Night Court, and Hill Street Blues. Tinker left the network in 1986, shortly after its parent company RCA was bought by General Electric.

After leaving NBC, Tinker tried to repeat his success with MTM Enterprises by forming GTG (Grant Tinker-Gannett) Entertainment but the business venture failed and the company closed in 1990.

In 1997, Tinker was inducted into the Television Hall of Fame.

Tinker is a graduate of Dartmouth College. He is the father of producers Mark Tinker and John Tinker.

In 2004 he wrote a book, with Bud Rukeyser, titled Tinker in Television. That same year, he won a personal Peabody Award "for recognizing, protecting, and fostering creativity of the highest order."[3]

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Business positions
Preceded by
Fred Silverman
CEO of NBC
1981-1986
Succeeded by
Bob Wright
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