Mary Tyler Moore and Grant Tinker:))
Grant Tinker - 2004 Peabody Award Acceptance Speech
Norman Lear on the talents of Grant Tinker
Interview with Sylvester Tinker. 1982/11/15.
Classic Dave - viewer mail, 11/20/86
Tinker Juarez and Alex Grant interview at Cannondale Team camp
Na'Vi vs Tinker - 1 game @ D2CL IV Grand Finals LightOfHeaven ( 02.11.2014 )
Grant Woldum, EVP and CIO at Tinker Federal Credit Union
Ruta de los conquistadores 2009 etapa 4 llegada a moin esquivel,tinker,grant y prado.
Tinker Juárez - Gigante de piedra 2014
tinker hatfield interview
Best scenes from Tinker Bell and The Great Fairy Rescue movie
Meet the new MTB race team...Sho-Air/Cannondale
Solomon Tinker Fishponds
So Cal Fat Tire Epic 2011: featuring Tinker Juarez
Hella Comet - Tinker Boat // At Home Session
Tinker Bell Secret Of The Wings Full Movie Part 19
Tinker Juarez - Team Cannondale Factory Racing 2012
A Season to Remember by Carson Tinker
CriticCar Detroit: Danielle Willman @ Tinker. Hack. Invent.
The Tinker's poteen, song / Annie Hirrell, singing in English
Tinker's en el Portell de L'Infern
Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure - Official Trailer #1
Tinker Terror Workshop
Swarovski Crystal Holiday Tinker Bell Limited Edition 2012 Figurine 1143621
Sho-Air/Cannondale Media Launch
Tinker Juarez Fly By
Tinker Juarez 100km MTB Marathon 08 Singapore.mp4
Let's Play FEED THE BEAST Ep:3 - Tinker's Construct + DERP
Jordan Melo M10 Playoff Tinker Sneaker Review + On Foot With @DjDelz #Knickstape
Video Tour of the Tinker AFB Youth Center
Craig Ferguson 1/17/12D Late Late Show Colin Firth
CriticCar Detroit: Anna Mavromichalis @ Tinker. Hack. Invent.
The Last Tinker: City of Colors - Trailer at E3 PlayStation® booth
The Pirate Fairy Tinker Bell and Zarina Follows Secret Code (3D Disney 2014 Movie Game for Kids)
Jakks Pacific Disney Fairies Pirate Zarina & Ballet Tinker Bell Dolls Review
Tinker Set 1 Level 9 3 Star - solution
Tinker Juarez talk to Chris Redden about the 2012 World 24 hour race at Canmore on Sept 14-16
The Tinker Nancy Myles
Regional and Multilateral Responses to Organized Crime
Ditlo features Team Sho-Air is a mountain bike racing team based out of Southern California.
Tinker Bell doing the begging dance
CriticCar Detroit: Elisa Grey @ Tinker. Hack. Invent.
Hudson Run Stream Restoration Documentary
What Makes You Beautiful--B.W. Tinker School Chorus
Mumbo's Mountain (Ticker's Tower) - Banjo-Kazooie
The Beaton - Yellow Tinker,
Carson Tinker Discusses His New Book About the 2011 Tuscaloosa Tornado
Tinker Bell Half Marathon Weekend Registration Opens Tomorrow!
Tinker Make Do: Session title animation for TEDGlobal 2012 Session 2
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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 ] Tinker married Moore in 1962, and in 1969 they formed the television production company MTM Enterprises. While creating MTM Enterprises, Tinker hired [2 ] writers Room 222 James L. Brooks and Allan Burns to create and produce the company's first television series, . MTM Enterprises produced such popular American The Mary Tyler Moore Show sitcoms and drama television series such as , Rhoda , The Bob Newhart Show , WKRP in Cincinnati and Hill Street Blues . 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 , and Night Court . Tinker left the network in 1986, shortly after its parent company Hill Street Blues 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.
Tinker was inducted into the
Television Hall of Fame in 1997.
Tinker is a graduate of
Dartmouth College. He is the father of producers Mark Tinker and John Tinker.
In 2004, Tinker 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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