FROM Neville Johnson
James Garner’s Legal Legacy Last month James Garner, the much-loved star of the TV shows Maverick and The Rockford Files, died at the age of 86. Attorney Neville Johnson remembers Garner not just as an actor, but for his impact on the business. Garner one of the first who had the guts to fight for what he believed he was owed, and take on the big studios in court.
Industry insights and lessons learned from memorable guests We have interesting guests on The Business, and sometimes our conversations are too long to fit into one show. This week we give you stories that were too good to leave on the cutting room floor, including some sharp insights on making it in the industry from David Mandel, David Simon, Shawn Levy and Matt Reeves.
Farewell LA freeways, Peter Shire is back Angelenos don't want more freeways but we seem not to want mass transit either. Metro has killed the 710 freeway extension, and bus and train ridership is down across the region. What's the future of getting around in LA? And, Peter Shire is having a comeback. What attracts a new generation to his playful ceramics and furniture?