Bruce Tufeld (July 28, 1952 – January 15, 2019) was an American talent agent and manager. He was the founder of the Tufeld Entertainment Group.
|Died||January 15, 2019 (aged 66)|
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
|Alma mater||Syracuse University|
|Occupation||Talent agent and manager|
|Children||1 son, 1 daughter|
Tufeld was educated at the Rexford School in Beverly Hills, California. He graduated from Syracuse University's S. I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, where he earned a bachelor's degree in Television, Radio & Film.
Tufeld began his career by working as an assistant to Sue Mengers at ICM Partners. He became a talent agent in his own right in 1978, and he represented Laura Dern, Kelsey Grammer, Rob Lowe, and Ralph Macchio. He worked for the Writers & Artists Agency from 1984 to 1989, and for the Artists Agency from 1989 to 2009, when he founded the Tufeld Entertainment Group. He represented Jim Beaver, Leslie Easterbrook, Charles Robinson, and William Allen Young.
Personal life and deathEdit
- Sippell, Margeaux (January 16, 2019). "Hollywood Agent and Manager Bruce Tufeld Dies at 66". Variety. Retrieved January 19, 2019.
- Barnes, Mike (January 16, 2019). "Bruce Tufeld, Agent and Personal Manager, Dies at 66". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved January 19, 2019.
- "Who's Here and There". The Tampa Tribune. August 13, 1952. p. 10. Retrieved January 19, 2019 – via Newspapers.com.
- Hipes, Patrick (January 16, 2019). "Bruce Tufeld Dies: Hollywood Agent And Manager Was 66". Deadline. Retrieved January 19, 2019.