Steve Orlandella

Biography

Steve Orlandella (1950 - 2016) spent his career working in television, most of it in baseball. He studied broadcasting, history, and theatre at California State University, Northridge. While working on his degrees, he joined the University staff as Producer-Director of Educational TV. In 1979, he joined KTLA Channel 5 in Los Angeles as a news producer, senior sports producer, and director of "News at Ten". In 1985, he was promoted to KTLA's Supervising Producer/Director. He produced and directed entertainment programs, Angels baseball, and Clippers basketball games. In 1987, he worked for MCA/Universal as Producer of Media for the Merchandizing/Licensing Division, later becoming an independent producer/director. He produced winter and summer Olympic specials, Kings hockey games, promos and commercials for Z-Channel and Sportschannel, and directed boxing, pro and college basketball. In 1993, he became Producer for Dodgers Baseball for nine seasons. He won Golden Mikes, Associated Press Awards, and was nominated for Emmys twelve times. He received two Emmys for his work with the Dodgers. In 2005, he launched Steve Orlandella Productions and Ormac Press. His published works include "Burden of Proof", "Capitol Murder", "Marathon Murders", "Dance with Death", "Midtown Mayhem", "Titanic", "The Game", and "Stevespeak".

Books

Titanic
Price: $9.96 USD. Words: 68,930. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2018 by Jay W. MacIntosh. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Oceania
TITANIC is Steve Orlandella's masterpiece. His love affair with those in peril on the sea that fateful night started when he was a young boy. His approach is unique. He covers people and events before, during, and after April 1912. His personality intertwined throughout. Steve Orlandella's "TITANIC" is a compelling read.
Stevespeak
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,740. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2018 by Jay W. MacIntosh. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire
Personal, emotional, thought-provoking, and funny. Stevespeak" brings us the wit and wisdom of television producer Steve Orlandella. The book traces his three-year journey through social media.
The Game
Price: $9.96 USD. Words: 57,760. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2018 by Jay W. MacIntosh. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
This book is about baseball. It includes stories, essays, jokes, history, and more as seen through the eyes of a man who spent his entire career in Sports Television, most of it in baseball. If you are a fan of the national past time, “The Game” is for you.
Midtown Mayhem
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,540. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2018 by Jay W. MacIntosh. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Thriller! Retired baseball pitcher now Private Investigator Vic Landell and his over-the-top redheaded girlfriend Marcia Glenn, find themselves in the middle of two murders. While they are shooting the Redhead’s ABC Special in France, someone is shooting up Midtown Manhattan. Returning to New York, they hook up with an ill-tempered NYPD detective, and our amateur crime-fighters go on the hunt.
Dance With Death
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,690. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2018 by Jay W. MacIntosh. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Action!! Florida’s favorite crime fighter Private Investigator Vic Landell is back on the case – actually, cases involving a murdered wife in Clearwater, Florida, and a quadruple murder in – wait for it – Hollywood, California. With his favorite TV anchor/attorney Marcia Glenn, the dynamic duo are off to tinsel town for the redhead’s feature spot on Dancing with the Stars.
Marathon Murders
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,880. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2018 by Jay W. MacIntosh. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Thriller! Florida's favorite private investigator Vic Landell is off to Boston to help his father Pete Landell, retired Lieutenant of Detectives in the Boston Police Department, find the killer of his former partner Jack Flynn, Sgt. Detectives, Boston PD. Vic's girlfriend Marcia goes along to help. What unfolds is a compelling read for those who love crime fiction, mystery and romance.
Capitol Murder
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,110. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2018 by Jay W. MacIntosh. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Thriller! Crime-fighter Vic Landell goes on the offensive, hunting for a cold-blooded killer, attending high-life parties, and encountering low-life crooks. His favorite attorney, Marcia Glenn, is with him. House Subcommittees, corrupt congressmen, and scheming lobbyists are all part of their search for an assassin.
Burden of Proof
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,750. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2018 by Jay W. MacIntosh. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Thriller! A friend is found dead at a ballpark under suspicious circumstances. Unhappy with how police are handling the case, Private Investigator Vic Landell takes up the hunt himself. With the help of his captivating girlfriend and his savvy father, he strives to find the killer before the team leaves Florida. Burden of Proof is set against the background of Spring Baseball in Florida.

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