Futbol Club Santa Clarita

The Santa Clarita Storm



Published Sep 23, 2018

On a Saturday afternoon with the temps unseasonably high and the score, not the way FCSC planned it. One cool and the bright side they were visited by their top sponsors George Schlatter of George Schlatter Productions.  George Schlatter a three-year sponsor of the Santa Clarita team. 

"Its an honor to have such a sponsor as Mr. Schlatter, not only because of his famous background but because he is a very kind gentle and generous man. said Gary Brunner GM for FCSC.  He does things from the heart and such a good person, Mr. Schlatter and not only been honored for his work in the Entertainment Industry but for his work with many charities. " Brunner went on the say.  We thank our head coach Oscar Moreno who brought Mr. Schlatter to the team three years ago. 

Mr. Schlatter is a veteran of over 50 years in network television. He produced the first 5 years of the Grammy Awards plus series and specials starring Frank Sinatra, Judy Garland, Eddie Murphy, Cher, Elton John, Bette Midler, Goldie Hawn, Liza Minnelli, Michael Jackson, Doris Day, Jonathan Winters, Richard Pryor, Shirley MacLaine, Bill Cosby, Lucille Ball, Jackie Gleason, Diana Ross, Lena Horne, Dinah Shore, Nat King Cole, Placido Domingo and scores of others.

throughout his long and successful career as a producer, director, and writer, George Schlatter has been responsible for hundreds of hours of television series and specials. He changed the face of television when he created and produced such a breakthrough series as Laugh-In and Real People. Over the years, George has received numerous honors and awards including 25 Emmy Award nominations, three Emmys, three Image Awards, Golden Globe Awards, Television Critics Awards, Directors Guild Award, Producers Guild “Man of The Year,” and many others. On its 25th Anniversary, the Television Academy honored him for his outstanding contribution to television.  In 1989, he was awarded a star on Hollywood Boulevard’s Walk of Fame. (from the George Schlatter Production website.) 

Mr. Schlatter enjoys seeing the guys and we are hoping to see him at other games this season.