The Talent Managers Association announced today that they will bestow the Seymour Heller Award for Lifetime Achievement in Management to Lenny Hirshan of Leonard Hirshan Management at the 11th annual Heller Awards being held on October 2nd at the Universal Sheraton. Hirshan spent 50 years as an agent at the William Morris Agency and then left to form his own management company where he represented clients such as Sophia Loren, Angela Lansbury and Stu Rosenberg, and has served as the exclusive representative of longtime client Clint Eastwood. “I had no interest or intention to produce,” Hirshan has said in the past. “I am strictly a manager in the truest sense of the word.”
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