Veteran movie producer Hawk Koch joins host Robin Milling to talk about his autobiography, “Magic Time: My Life In Hollywood.” Hawk tells Robin how he was bit by the movie bug at just four years old, and shares storied tales about working with acting legends such as Jack Nicholson, Natalie Wood, and Robert Redford, to name a few.
Hawk candidly shares the difficult relationship he had with his own father, the much beloved bigwig at Paramount Pictures, Howard W. Koch. Despite being “the son of:” he talks about making his way in the business from production assistant to President of the Motion Picture Academy.
He reveals to Robin how he claimed his own name at the tender age of 49, and gained his own respect from the Hollywood elite. In lieu of his close relationships with Jack Nicholson and Roman Polanski, Hawk also weighs in on Nicholson's retirement and Roman Polanski's legal troubles