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Ken Finkleman

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B: 1946 in Winnipeg, Manitoba

Ken Finkleman is an actor, writer, director and producer. He began as a screenwriter and worked in Hollywood for more than 15 years. His credits include writing Who’s That Girl, Grease 2 and writing and directing Airplane 2: The Sequel. Both More Tears and Foolish Heart were sequels to the 1996-1997 The Newsroom series, which Finkleman reprised in 2004-2006. His The Newsroom series should not be confused with the US, HBO series of the same name.

Features & TV Movies:
VR indicates Direct-to-Video Release

Airplane II: The Sequel (1982)

Escape From the Newsroom (TV-2002)

TV series – Cast:
Married Life (1995)
The Newsroom (1996-1997)
More Tears (1998)
Foolish Heart (1999)

Foreign Objects (2000)
The Newsroom (2004-2005)

Good Dog (2011)

Credits as a Director:
Airplane II: The Sequel (1982)
Head Office (1985)

Escape From the Newsroom (TV-2002)

#AnAmericanDream (2017)

TV series – at least 1 episode of:
Married Life (1995)
The Newsroom (1996-1997)
More Tears (1998)
Foolish Heart (1999)

Foreign Objects (2000)
The Newsroom (2004-2005)
At the Hotel (2006)

Good Dog (2011)
Good God (2012)

Credits as a Screenwriter:
Callahan (TV-1982)
Grease 2 (1982)
Airplane II: The Sequel (1982)
Head Office (1985)
Who’s That Girl (1987)

Escape From the Newsroom (TV-2002)

#AnAmericanDream (2017)

TV series – at least 1 episode of:
The Frankie Howerd Show (1976)
Van Dyke and Company (1976)

The Newsroom (1996-1997)
More Tears (1998)
Foolish Heart (1999)

Foreign Onjects (2000)
The Newsroom (2004-2005)
At the Hotel (2006)

Good Dog (2011)
Good God (2012)

Credits as a Producer:
The Newsroom (1996-1997)
More Tears (1998)
Foolish Heart (1999)

Foreign Objects (2000)
The Newsroom (2004)

Good Dog (2011)
Good God (2012)
#AnAmericanDream (2017)