Weisbarth joins Fireworks

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Michael Weisbarth, head of West Coast drama programming for A&E, has
joined Fireworks Television, Los Angeles, as president.

Fireworks' TV library includes Gene Roddenberry's Andromeda, Mutant
and Relic Hunter, Black Hole High on NBC and Caitlin's
on Nickelodeon.

Weisbarth will oversee Fireworks' 'aggressive expansion' into program
production and distribution.

eisbarth's extensive resume includes stints with Alliance (Due South),
Motown (Lonsesome Dove) and Tandem (All in the Family).

He succeeds Rob Dalton in the president post, which has been vacant since
fall 2001.