King, Larry

King, Larry

(1933–  ) radio/television host; born in New York City. A radio broadcaster in Miami at age 25, he wrote entertainment columns for the Miami Herald in the 1970s. In 1978 he began a national late-night radio show on the Mutual Network. He was host of CNN TV's Larry King Live (1985), an interview/call-in show, most famous for being the occasion where Ross Perot announced his presidential intentions in 1992.
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August 8: 1st (-4): Larry Garner, Jim King, Larry Marsh, Roger Culberson.
Mel Gibson, Billy Joel, Mick Jagger, Sylvester Stallone, Eddie Murphy, Kelsey Grammer, Larry King, Larry King, Larry King, Rod Stewart and Donald Trump," Davidson said.
"So if you have questions about a relationship with a big age difference, just ask Leonardo DiCaprio, Jason Statham, Michael Douglas, Richard Gere, Jeff Goldblum, Scott Disick, Dane Cook, Derek Jeter, Bruce Willis, Harrison Ford, Tommy Lee, Alex Baldwin, Sean Penn, whoever the president of France is, Mel Gibson, Billy Joel, Mick Jagger, Sylvester Stallone, Eddie Murphy, Kelsey Grammer, Larry King, Larry King, Larry King, Rod Stewart and Donald Trump."
CAMERA (FOTOKEM COLOR, WIDESCREEN), Martin Ruhe; EDITOR, Dirk Westervelt; MUSIC, Tom Holkenborg (Junkie XL); PRODUCTION DESIGNER, Sharon Seymour; ART DIRECTOR, Deb Jensen; set decorator, Chryss Hionis; COSTUME DESIGNER, Catherine Marie Thomas; SOUND (DOLBY DIGITAL), Michael Barosky; SUPERVISING SOUND EDITORS, Paul Urmson, Wylie Stateman; SOUND DESIGNERS, Richard King, Larry Zipf, Dror Mohar; RE-RECORDING MIXERS, Chris Jenkins, Paul Urmson, Michael Barry; SPECIAL EFFECTS SUPERVISOR, Jeff Brink; VISUAL EFFECTS PRODUCER, Mitchell Ferm; VISUAL EFFECTS, Method Studios, BUF, Luma Pictures; STUNT COORDINATORS, Doug Coleman, Mark Vanselow; ASSOCIATE PRODUCER, Raymond Quinlan, REVIEWED AT Warner Bros.
Lane Rural Fire Rescue: Position 1, Marvin King, Matthew Steinberg; position 2, Beverly Borland, Art Carpenter; position 3, Michael Brotherton, Kevin King, Larry Lamb
AS CANADA'S BOOK-selling king, Larry Stevenson over-saw an expanding empire.