Joe Kohle is a production assistant at PIX11. He was born and raised in Pequannock, New Jersey. Prior to his time in TV News, he worked as a production assistant on Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee, Project Runway and several other TV shows filmed in NYC.
SHOREHAM, N.Y. — A man was killed after becoming trapped while installing a cesspool in Shoreham Saturday morning, Suffolk County Police said. Kurt Peiscopgrau, 60, of Northport, was working with a crew to install a cesspool at a home located on Josephine Boulevard in Shoreham, N.Y. While working underground to install the cesspool, the ground gave way, trapping Peiscopgrau under the rubble, at approximately 11:25 a.m., police said. Peiscopgrau’s body was recovered nearly four hours later by Emergency Service Section […]
John Lasseter, chief creative officer of Pixar and Walt Disney Animation Studios, is taking a leave of absence for what he called “missteps” in physical interactions with employees that caused them to feel “disrespected or uncomfortable,” in a memo he sent to company employees on Tuesday. In the internal memo sent to Disney employees obtained by CNN, Lasseter, 60, who is also co-founder of Pixar Animation, said that he recently had “a number of conversations that were very painful for […]
Jeffrey Tambor, the two-time Emmy-winner who played Maura Pfefferman on Amazon’s “Transparent,” has announced that he will not return to the series amid sexual harassment accusations made against the actor, Deadline reported. This comes after Tambor, 73, vehemently denied accusations made by two women of the ‘Transparent’ team. “Playing Maura Pfefferman on ‘Transparent’ has been one of the greatest privileges and creative experiences of my life,” the actor told Deadline on Sunday. “What has become clear over the past weeks, however, is […]
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Two women exited their car to climb through a drive-thru window at a McDonald’s in Indianapolis and attacked the store manager after a disagreement over chicken McNuggets, police told PIX11 sister station WTTV. Police officers were dispatched to the Indianapolis McDonald’s on Friday around 3 a.m., the station reports. The store manager informed police that two women drove up to the drive-thru window saying they weren’t given the chicken McNuggets that they ordered. The manager told them […]