HANK COHEN - President MGM Television Studios / President Trifecta Entertainment
" Truly a rare talent, Out of the box." I would hire them on anything I was doing.”
When Henry "Hank" Cohen began his career in television many years ago, he was a page at NBC, leading tours of the Burbank studio, escorting visitors to the Tonight Show and playing chauffeur to the stars.
"Hank worked his way up the ladder to one of the highest positions in Hollywood and his story is an incredible inspiration,"Born and raised in El Paso, this UTEP grad proves that you don't have to be from New York or Los Angeles to succeed in the entertainment industry."
During his rise to Hollywood's elite entertainment ranks, Cohen toured as Spiderman, worked on the "Family Matters" episode that introduced Steve Urkel to America and oversaw the American Music Awards, America's Funniest Home Videos and the Academy Awards.
Cohen earned an Emmy Award He also supervised the Emmy Award-winning movie, "Twelve Angry Men," and the Golden Globe Award-winning movie, "Inherit the Wind."