About the Author
Judith A. Moose is the President of the Entertainment Publicity firm JM Media Group. As well as handling the PR for several celebrities, Judith has assisted in the production of the A&E Network’s Biography episode on Joan Collins, the NBC 75th Anniversary Special, five VH1’s Where Are They Now Specials, is currently serving as the Director of Media Relations for the feature film Woman’s Story and in 2003 published her first book, Together – A Sitcom Lover’s Guide To Silver Spoons. Her second, Another Time, Another Place: Quantum Leap was published in November 2004. JM Media Group has expanded and launched a publishing division called Signing Stars. Next up on her list of things to do is her fourth book Their Hobby Was Murder: A Look Back At Hart To Hart. Their Hobby Was Murder is slated for a Spring 2006 release. Paul D. Keylock has spent the majority of his life working various capacities in the Entertainment Industry. Having grown tired of working for other companies, Paul has recently branched out to handle various publicity projects for assorted celebrities throughout England and also serves as the full-time personal assistant to Dynasty star Joan Collins.
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In 1977, Aaron Spelling (unarguably the most successful television producer in history) split with longtime partner Leonard Goldberg. Together they had produced the hit series Hart To Hart, Starsky and Hutch, Fantasy Island and Charlies Angels. Soon after that split Spelling was teamed with E. Duke Vincent and together they shaped the 1980s decade with shows like Vegas with Robert Urich and ensemble shows such as The Love Boat and Hotel. Despite having a string of hits already on the air, ABC found it couldnt compete with the outrageously huge success of a CBS series called Dallas. At the bottom of the barrel in the ratings, ABC turned to Aaron Spelling and asked that he discover and produce a series to compete with Dallas. Aaron and Hollywood executive Douglas Cramer set out to do just that.