JMSNews
The J. Michael Straczynski Message Archive

 

JMSNews provides an archive of messages posted
by J. Michael Straczynski (JMS).

  Home      Community Forums      Contest      Links      FAQ      About JMS     

RSS Feed  

 Search all Messages

   Sort by: 

This field searches the text of all messages in the archive.

 Message
    From: jmsatb5@aol.com (Jms at B5)
 Subject: Re: ATTN JMS: What was your attraction to doing the Walker Texas
      To: rec.arts.sf.tv.babylon5.moderated  
    Date: 9/2/2001 4:18:00 PM  

Message 1 in thread 

View this message only
 



>I'm curious to hear what interested you in that show's position. Was it the
>responsibility of the position? Did you see something that really
>interested you in the premise or the actors?

A friend asked me for help. My friends have coin with me, and there is little
I can deny them.

At the time of Walker, we were well into the B5 pilot and looking toward the
series. David Moessinger had been my exec producer on Jake and Murder, She
Wrote, and he got the gig on Walker. He was kind of up against it in the
structure of Cannon Television, and it was a huge show, and even though I was
already booked, he asked if I could come over and help him get this train up on
the rails.

I said yes. See above.


jms

(jmsatb5@aol.com)
(all message content (c) 2001 by synthetic worlds, ltd.,
permission to reprint specifically denied to SFX Magazine
and don't send me story ideas)
    From: jmsatb5@aol.com (Jms at B5)
 Subject: Re: ATTN JMS: What was your attraction to doing the Walker Texas
      To: rec.arts.sf.tv.babylon5.moderated  
    Date: 9/2/2001 4:18:00 PM  

Message 2 in thread 

View this message only
 



>I'm curious to hear what interested you in that show's position. Was it the
>responsibility of the position? Did you see something that really
>interested you in the premise or the actors?

A friend asked me for help. My friends have coin with me, and there is little
I can deny them.

At the time of Walker, we were well into the B5 pilot and looking toward the
series. David Moessinger had been my exec producer on Jake and Murder, She
Wrote, and he got the gig on Walker. He was kind of up against it in the
structure of Cannon Television, and it was a huge show, and even though I was
already booked, he asked if I could come over and help him get this train up on
the rails.

I said yes. See above.


jms

(jmsatb5@aol.com)
(all message content (c) 2001 by synthetic worlds, ltd.,
permission to reprint specifically denied to SFX Magazine
and don't send me story ideas)

Site © 2008 Midnight Design Productions  -  Message content © 2008 by Synthetic Worlds  -  Privacy Statement