ABC News Producer, Eleanor Prescott, Dies at 50

The former executive producer of “Lifetime Magazine,” a woman’s news program, and ABC’s 20/20, died on February 11 at age 50. Eleanor Prescott had also served as the senior producer for the “Good Morning America Sunday” show and as executive producer of “Business World.” Prescott has most recently served as producer of ABC News. She attended the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism where she was the first woman to serve as editor of the Columbian Daily Spectator.


The New York Times - February 12, 1997

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