Hy Hollinger, Variety magazine reporter, Dies at 97

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Herman Hollinger, born in September. 3, 1918, in the Bronx, and died on October 7, 2015, Hollinger was a Former THR Writer and International Editor.

Hollinger worked as a reporter and editor for The Hollywood Reporter and Variety for 36 years – believed to be the longest two-trades tenure in history.

Hy Hollinger spent a total of 20 years at Variety/Daily Variety in two shifts, from 1953-60 and 1979-92. He was lured to THR in 1992 and stayed through December 2008 – shortly after he turned 90.

Herman Hollinger passed away on October 7, 2015.