Robert L. Boyett News

Writer-Producer-Director Garry Marshall to Receive 2014 WGAW Television Laurel Award
by TV News Desk - Jan 08, 2014

Veteran writer-producer-director Garry Marshall, who has been responsible for some of the most popular series in television, including Happy Days, Laverne & Shirley, and Mork & Mindy, is set to receive the Writers Guild of America (more...)

mun2 to Air I LOVE JENNI Marathon in Honor of Rivera, 12/11
by TV News Desk - Dec 10, 2012

In honor of its network star Jenni Rivera, mun2 will present two marathons of its original reality series "I Love Jenni," season two, tonight and tomorrow, Tuesday, December 11, from 6 p.m. EST to 2 a.m. EST. The mun2 original celebrity reality series is focused on Rivera, Latin music Icon, who perished in a tragic plane crash in Mexico yesterday. The network will continue to run episodes from season two on Wednesday, December 12, at 6 p.m. EST and from 10 p.m. EST to 2 a.m. EST. Episodes of "I Love Jenni" season one and the series Rivera Executive Produced "Jenni Rivera Presents: Chiquis 'n Control" are airing on Thursday, December 13 and Friday, December 14. mun2 is also dedicating over 30 hours of Jenni Rivera music in its video programming starting today through Friday, December 14. (more...)

FILLY BROWN Film Crew, Co-Stars Release Statement on Jenni Rivera's Death
by Movies News Desk - Dec 10, 2012

Following the passing of Mexican-American singer/songwriter and actress Jenni Rivera, collaborators on her last film, FILLY BROWN, have released statements on her death. (more...)

BWW Readers Share Sadness Over Jenni Rivera's Tragic Death
by BWW News Desk - Dec 10, 2012

According to Deadline.com, Mexican-American singer/songwriter Jenni Rivera has died in a plane crash in Monterrey, Mexico on Sunday, December 9, 2012. She was 43. BWW readers from across the globe are sharing their sadness and sympathies on the tragic loss of a true music legend (more...)

Singer and TV Star Jenni Rivera Killed in Plane Crash
by TV News Desk - Dec 09, 2012

According to Deadline.com, Mexican-American singer/songwriter Jenni Rivera is believed to have been killed in a plane crash in Monterrey, Mexico, today, December 9, 2012. She was 43. (more...)

Singer Jenni Rivera Set to Star in Upcoming ABC Comedy Series
by TV News Desk - Dec 05, 2012

Deadline has reported that Mexican-American singer/song writer Jenni Rivera has accepted a deal to star in a multi-camera family comedy series for ABC. The show will come from Broadway producer Robert L. Boyett and Robert Horn, who will both also write the project. (more...)

VIDEO: On This Day 11/27 - Tom Hanks Debuts in ABC's BOSOM BUDDIES
by TV News Desk - Nov 27, 2012

On November 27, 1980 ABC debuted the comedy series BOSOM BUDDIES, starring Tom Hanks and Peter Scolari. Created by Robert L. Boyett, Thomas L. Miller and Chris Thompson the series ran from 1980 to 1982. Below, check out the show's opening which features Billy Joel's 1978 single, 'My Life.' (more...)

CTI Offers 'Producing for the Commercial Theatre' Workshops, April 28-30
by BWW News Desk - Apr 03, 2006

Honoring the legacy of its founder, the late Frederic B. Vogel, The Commercial Theater Institute will once again offer its annual three-day intensive training program, 'Producing for the Commercial Theater,' from April 28th through 30th. (more...)

Singer and TV Star Jenny Rivera Killed in Plane Crash
by TV News Desk - Jan 01, 2001

According to Deadline.com, singer Jenny Rivera was killed in a plane crash in Monterrey, Mexico, today, December 9, 2012. She was 43. (more...)