Ted Ashley

Ted Ashley Brief Biography

Ted Ashley (August 3, 1922 " August 24, 2002) was the chairman of the Warner Bros. film studio from 1969 to 1980. He was born in Brooklyn as Theodore Assofsky in a Jewish family. At the age of 20 he started out as a William Morris agent (He changed his name at that time). In 1951 he started his own talent agency, Ashley-Famous, which was acquired by Kinney National Company in 1967.

In 1969, Ashley suggested Kinney head Steve Ross to acquire the cash-stripped film company Warner Bros.-Seven Arts. Ted Ashley became CEO of the movie studio until 1981. He then became vice chairman of Warner Communications until his retirement in 1988.

Ted Ashley News

• 'The Bachelor' alum Ashley Iaconetti celebrates baby shower for son on the way with Jared Haibon
• 'Temptation Island' recap: Casey Starchak bawls over idea of losing Ashley Howland, Ashley Goldson and KB Brown have blowout fight
• 'Temptation Island' recap: Ashley Howland hooks up with Ben Knobloch and shocks and infuriates Casey Starchak
• 'Temptation Island' recap: David Benavidez has threesome, Ashley Goldson gets dumped by KB Brown, and Payton Burgess slams Casey Starchak

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