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screenwriter , television producer

James Stewart Thorpe, Canadian television producer, screenwriter. Recipient Telly awards, 1989, 90 (2), Addy awards Philadelphia Advertising Club, 1989, 90 (2), Beaty award, 1989 (5), New York International Film & television Festival Gold award, 1990. Member National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (Emmy award 1989,90), Broadcast Promotions and Marketing Executives (Gold award 1987, 88, 89).

Background

Thorpe, James Stewart was born on July 19, 1959 in Welland, Ontario, Canada. Came to the United States, 1988. Son of Cameron George and Patricia Marilyn (Thomas) Thorpe.

Education

Graduate in television broadcasting, Fanshawe College, London, Ontario, Canada, 1980.

Career

Master control operator, Station CKVR-television, Barrie, Ontario, 1980;producer, Stations CFCL-television, CITO-television, Timmins, Ontario, 1980-1983;writer, producer, Station CKCO-television, Kitchener, Ontario, 1983-1986;writer, producer, ATV and Associate of Science in Nursing television Networks, Halifax, Nova Scoti, Canada, 1986-1988;writer, producer, Station WCAU-television, Philadelphia, since 1988. Screenwriter, Philadelphia, since 1989. Writer, producer advertising campaigns, sales presentations.

Membership

Member National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (Emmy award 1989,90), Broadcast Promotions and Marketing Executives (Gold award 1987, 88, 89).

Connections

Married Suzanne Elizabeth Lyons, October 31, 1989.

father:
Cameron George Thorpe

mother:
Patricia Marilyn (Thomas) Thorpe

spouse:
Suzanne Elizabeth Lyons