For cable television, Daniel produced the TNT orig-inal film Freedom Song, directed by Phil Robinson and starring Danny Glover, HBO's Everyday People and the USA Network's four-hour miniseries Attila.
Before becoming a producer, Daniel was an execu-tive at Universal Studios serving as president of produc-tion from 1984 to 1989. During his time there, he supervised such films as National Lampoon's Animal House, Coal Miner's Daughter, The Blues Brothers, Fast Times at Ridgemont High, Sixteen Candles, The Breakfast Club, Field of Dreams, Do the Right Thing, Missing, Fletch, Brazil and Gorillas in the Mist: The Story of Dian Fossey.
He received a bachelor of fine arts degree in film from the California Institute of the Arts in 1973. In addition, Daniel has been a participant in the debate about media and culture, appearing on The McLaughlin Group, NPR's Which Way L.A.? and in The New York Times, Los Angeles Times and the huffingtonpost.com.
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