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A partner at Ancient Mariner Films, producer of Murder She Purred for ABC and You Know My Name for TNT, Brandon Stoddard was at ABC for 25 years, becoming president of ABC Productions and eventually president of ABC Entertainment. Starting in Daytime Programs, he was responsible for the Award-winning ABC Afterschool Specials. Theatrical motion pictures released under his tenure as president of ABC Motion Pictures included Young Doctors in Love, Silkwood and Prizzi’s Honor. He is best known for participating in development of the ABC Novel for Television, with such productions as Roots, The Winds of War, The Thorn Birds and the 30-hour War and Remembrance. Numerous successful prime-time series were created under his direction, and he was responsible for the production of such bold programming as Twin Peaks, Max Headroom and Slap Maxwell.