Dick loved being known for Eight is Enough and he once told me that Tom Bradford, the dad on the show, was popular “because he was real. His love for his family overruled his common sense.” Dick was the best Dad on and off screen. One of the real “good guys” in Hollywood – he played tennis to win, played the horses for fun, and smiled as he declared, “I work hard to say lucky.”
John Cusack plays “Beach Boys” Brian Wilson as he turns his back on huge success to battle drugs and a mental breakdown. John discovered the tough survivor behind the suffering that helped Wilson make a comeback.
I owe a lot to the University of Miami – the classes and relationships there helped shape me both as a person and a professional. For many years, I have funded “The Jeanne Wolf Scholarship” at the U of M School of Communications to encourage future broadcasters. For my efforts, I was recognized by the school as an Alumnus of the Year and I couldn’t be more proud!