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Rothman honored at kudofest

Tom Rothman, co-chairman of Fox Themed Entertainment, and writer-producer Stephen J. Cannell will be honored with life career nods at the 31st annual Saturn Awards. The Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films kudofest will be held May 3 at the Universal City Hilton.

Rothman’s film production credits include genre hits “Independence Day,” “Minority Report,” the “X-Men” films and the upcoming “Fantastic Four.”

Cannell was the brain behind TV skeins “The Rockford Files,” “21 Jump Street” and “The A-Team.”