1971 | ABC-TV, William Blinn
Sensitive production and direction, skillful writing and an outstanding television production. In recognition, a Peabody Award for television entertainment. *One of the most celebrated made-for-TV movies, Brian’s Song dealt with the friendship between NFL star Gale Sayers (Billy Dee Williams) and his terminally ill Chicago Bears teammate, Brian Piccolo (James Caan).
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