dick clark productions

Barry Adelman

Executive Vice President of Television

As EVP of Television for dick clark productions, Barry Adelman has earned fourteen Emmy nominations for producing and writing. He has written for Presidents Clinton, Bush and Reagan, including Reagan’s New Year’s Address to the Nation. He also holds the unique honor of having written the eulogy at Elvis Presley’s funeral.

Adelman has been responsible for producing: “So You Think You Can Dance;” “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve;” “Golden Globe Awards;” “An Evening At The Academy Awards – Pre-show & Post-show;” “American Music Awards;” “Bloopers Specials;” “Academy of Country Music Awards;” “Family Television Awards;” “Primetime Emmy Awards;” “TV Guide’s Greatest Moments;” “Daytime Emmy Awards;” “Soap Opera Digest Awards;” “MTV Music Video Awards;” “Greed;” “Toy Awards;” “Garth Brooks Christmas Special;” “Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction;” “Disney’s American Teacher Awards;” “American Bandstand Anniversary Specials;” “The Jim Thorpe Pro Sports Awards;” “Will You Marry Me?;” “We’re Having A Baby;” “Hot Country Nights;” “Prime Time Country;” “World Cup Final Draw Special;” and “The Cable Ace Awards.”