1/22/1924 - 7/20/2014
The Emmys: Remembering the life, death and legacy of Robert Halmi Sr.
NEW YORK (AP) — Prolific TV producer Robert Halmi, Sr., has died.
Halmi died Wednesday in his New York City home at 90, said spokesman Russ Patrick.
The Hungarian-born Halmi found success as a magazine photographer after arriving in America in 1951, shooting pictures for such publications as Life and Sports Illustrated.
But in a mid-career switch in the mid-1960s, he turned to moving pictures. During the next half-century he produced more than 200 programs and miniseries for...