Ted Harbert

Executive, Radio news producer
During a near twenty year tenure at ABC, Ted Harbert worked his way up the ladder from television planning and scheduling to primetime responsibilities as president (and later chair) of ABC Entertainment. He left the ... Read more »
Born: 06/15/1955 in New York City, New York, USA

Filmography

Executive (14)

Boomtown 1987 - 2007 (Tv Show)

Development Executive

Crossing Jordan 1987 - 2007 (Tv Show)

Development Executive

Ed 1987 - 2007 (Tv Show)

Development Executive

Home Improvement 1987 - 2007 (Tv Show)

Network Executive

Jackie Collins Presents 1987 - 2007 (Tv Show)

Network Executive

My So-Called Life 1987 - 2007 (Tv Show)

Network Executive

Roseanne 1987 - 2007 (Tv Show)

Network Executive

The Practice 1987 - 2007 (Tv Show)

Network Executive

Will & Grace 1987 - 2007 (Tv Show)

Network Executive

Murder One 1987 - 2002, 2004 - 2005 (Tv Show)

Network Executive

NYPD Blue 1987 - 2005 (Tv Show)

Network Executive

The Entertainer 1987 - 1996, 1998 - 2002, 2004 - 2005 (Tv Show)

Network Executive

The Wonder Years 1987 - 2005 (Tv Show)

Network Executive

Thirtysomething 1987 - 1996, 1998 - 2002, 2004 - 2005 (Tv Show)

Network Executive
Producer (4)

It's Like, You Know... 1998 - 2000 (Tv Show)

Executive Producer

Hypnotized! 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Arsenio 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Wish You Were Here 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Executive Producer
Actor (3)

Dynasty: The E! True Hollywood Story 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)

Actor

Curb Your Enthusiasm 2000 (Tv Show)

Actor

Ratings, Morals & Sex on TV 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

During a near twenty year tenure at ABC, Ted Harbert worked his way up the ladder from television planning and scheduling to primetime responsibilities as president (and later chair) of ABC Entertainment. He left the network in 1997 to accept an exclusive deal at DreamWorks SKG to develop and produce TV shows.

Relationships

Edward Wesley Harbert II

Father
born October 2, 1923 married Marna Reagor on October 8, 1944

Susan Harbert

Wife

Marna Harbert

Mother

Christopher Harbert

Brother

Michael Harbert

Brother

Richard Harbert

Brother

Sarah Patience Harbert

Sister

Chelsea Handler Actor

Companion
Reports surfaced August 2009 that they split

Emily Harbert

Daughter
mother Susan Harbert

William Harbert

Son
mother Susan Harbert

Timothy Harbert

Brother

Julie Harmon

Wife
divorced was associate director of programming, "On TV" in Los Angeles appeared on the NBC game show "Weakest Link" and won over $90,0000 creating a minor controversy after investigation, network decided no rules had been violated

EDUCATION

Boston University

Boston , Massachusetts 1977
graduated magna cum laude

Boston University

Boston , Massachusetts 1977
graduated magna cum laude

Milestones

1999

Joined NBC as president, NBC Studios (August)

1997

Announced, in mid-February, exclusive deal with DreamWorks SKG to develop and produce TV shows

1997

Resigned from ABC in February

1996

Promoted to chairman, ABC Entertainment in June

1992

Appointed president, ABC Entertainment in November, effective January 1, 1993

1989

Promoted to executive vice president for prime time in April

1988

Named vice president, prime time, ABC Entertainment, in February

1987

Took on additional responsibilities when appointed vice president, motion pictures and scheduling in November

1986

In August, assumed the newly created position of vice president, motion pictures, ABC Entertainment

1983

Named vice president, program planning and scheduling in September

1981

Promoted to director, program planning and scheduling in July

1979

Appointed supervisor, feature film and latenight program planning in January

1979

Became assistant to the vice president for program planning and scheduling in August

1977

Joined ABC in July as feature film coordinator for ABC Entertainment

Worked as a producer in the news department of WHDH Radio in Boston, MA

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