Creator

MEDINA, OH (WOIO) – The creator of the Cleveland Indians Chief Wahoo character passed away this week at the age of 88. Walter Goldbach, a longtime Hinckley resident, died on Wednesday at Medina County hospice, CBS Local reports. Goldbach, a sign painter who worked in Northeast Ohio, created the iconic — and controversial — logo as a […]

The TV and film industry has lost a legend responsible for some of the most iconic TV shows and movies of our time. Garry Marshall, a writer, director, producer and actor, died Tuesday due to complications from pneumonia following a stroke. He was 81. Marshall created several hit TV shows, including “The Odd Couple,” “Happy Days,” “Laverne […]

*There’s good news and bad news regarding “The Boondocks.” The good news is the animated series will return from a four-year hiatus to Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim with new episodes staring April 21. The bad news is the show will go on without its creator Aaron McGruder. McGruder’s absence is the latest in a series […]

  *Word has it that David Simon, the creator of HBO’s “The Wire” and “Treme,” will spearhead the cable network’s six-hour miniseries adaptation of America: In the King Years, based on the celebrated book trilogy by Pulitzer Prize-winner Taylor Branch. Oprah Winfrey has signed on as a producer, making this her second Martin Luther King […]