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Dennis Barton Kane

television executive , Executive film producer

Dennis Barton Kane, American television executive, executive film producer. Recipient over 200 Documentary awards, including 12 Emmys for National Geography specialists. Member Academy television Arts and Sciences, Indiana Documentary Filmmakers' Association Clubs: Gibson Island (Maryland) Yacht Squadron, Gibson Island.

Background

Kane, Dennis Barton was born on August 21, 1934 in Jersey City. Son of Vincent A. Kane and Ella Hogan.

Education

Student, Rutgers University.

Career

Assistant chief television division National Geography Society, Washington, 1966-1971, director of television, since 1971, vice president, since 1986.

Membership

Member Academy television Arts and Sciences, Indiana Documentary Filmmakers' Association Clubs: Gibson Island (Maryland) Yacht Squadron, Gibson Island.

Connections

Married Betty Lee, 1955. (divorced); children: Michael, Deborah, Christopher. Married Georgann Zahn, 1969, (divorced).

Married Mary Sue Dodrill, November 10, 1982. Children: Patrick, Andrew.