Emmy award winning T.V producer Margaret Lowry Brim better known as Peggy Brim Bewkes is the lovely wife of 61-year-old Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes.
The couple married in 1993 and have one child together. She was previously married to Peter McCabe with whom she also had one child. After her first wedding to writer, Peter McCabe in 1981, she continued to use her maiden name professionally, at the time she worked with the ”Close Up” documentary unit of ABC News.
She is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Orville Gilbert Brim Jr. of New York, where her father, former president of the Russell Sage Foundation, was president of the Foundation for Child Development.
Peggy Brim Bewkes has had a long and very distinguished career as a writer, director and producer in television and film journalism. After graduating in Yale College’s first class of women, she joined ABC Sports. There she worked in all facets of sports journalism, including producing the first 80 “Up Close and Personal” Olympic athletes’ profiles. She then became a show producer for ABC News where, at the age of 26, she launched the ABC news magazine show 20/20.
Also while at ABC News, she was a senior assistant to Roone Arledge, working closely with him on the recreation of ABC News, which subsequently became the premier news network. She is an Emmy Award winner for her work at 20/20 and is the recipient of the Writers Guild Award for Outstanding Television Documentary for producing a pioneering investigation on the Love Canal.
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