Film and TV Producers in History (Part 2)

Events in Film & TV


Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 101 - 180 of 180

  • 1945-12-12 Susi Hush, English television producer, born in Thurgoland, Yorkshire (d. 1995)
  • 1946-10-27 Ivan Reitman, Slovak-Canadian director and producer (Private Parts, Ghostbusters, Dave), born in Komárno, Slovakia
  • 1947-04-15 Linda Bloodworth-Thomason, TV producer (Designing Women, Murphy Brown)
  • 1947-12-07 Tony Thomas, American TV and film producer
  • 1948-05-08 Stephen Stohn, Canadian television producer (Degrassi)
  • 1949-04-11 Bernd Eichinger, German film producer
  • 1949-04-15 Craig Zadan, American film producer
  • 1949-07-28 Randall Wallace, American screenwriter and film producer
  • 1950-04-18 Kenny Ortega, American film and TV producer and choreographer
  • 1950-11-10 Debra Hill, American screenwriter and film producer (d. 2005)
  • 1950-12-21 Jeffrey Katzenberg, American film producer
  • 1951-07-12 Brian Grazer, American film producer
  • 1951-09-05 Patti McGuire, American model and television producer, born in Dexter, Missouri

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1952-03-19 Harvey Weinstein, American film producer (Miramax), born in New York City

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  • 1953-02-09 Gabriel Rotello, American television documentary producer
  • 1953-02-15 Tony Adams, Irish film producer (d. 2005)
  • 1953-03-30 Cydney Bernard, American film producer
  • 1953-05-11 David Gest, American television producer, born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2016)
  • 1953-06-05 Kathleen Kennedy, American film producer (E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, Jurassic Park) President of Lucasfilm (2012-), born in Berkeley, California
  • 1953-07-29 Ken Burns [Kenneth Lauren], American director and documentary film producer (The Civil War, Baseball), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • 1953-08-19 Nanni Moretti, Italian film actor, director and producer
  • 1954-12-04 Tony Todd, American actor and producer
  • 1955-11-10 Roland Emmerich, German film producer and director
  • 1956-04-04 David E. Kelley, American writer and TV producer
  • 1956-06-14 Sam Irvin, American director and producer
  • 1956-09-21 Marta Kauffman, American television producer
  • 1956-10-10 Mark Gordon, American film producer
  • 1956-10-13 Chris Carter, American television producer (The X-Files), born in Bellflower, California
  • 1957-05-07 Shauna McDonald Brown, TV producer
  • 1957-10-17 Lawrence Bender, American film producer
  • 1957-12-29 Brad Grey, American film and TV producer, Chairman of Paramount Pictures, born in the Bronx, New York (d. 2017)
  • 1958-06-22 Bruce Campbell, American actor/producer/director (Army of Darkness, Evil Dead II), born in Birmingham, Michigan
  • 1958-07-14 Joe Keenan, American screenwriter, television producer and novelist.
  • 1958-07-28 Michael Hitchcock, American actor (Best in Show) and television producer (Glee), born in Defiance, Ohio
  • 1959-05-02 Alan Best, Canadian animation director and producer
  • 1959-05-26 Ole Bornedal, Danish film director, actor and producer
  • 1960-03-15 Marco Pennette, American television producer
  • 1960-04-25 Bruce Redman, Australian film producer
  • 1960-06-07 Bill Prady, American television producer
  • 1960-07-17 Mark Burnett, English-born television producer
  • 1961-02-08 Bruce Timm, TV Producer (DC Animated Universe)
  • 1962-03-11 Peter Berg, American film actor, director and producer
  • 1962-08-28 David Fincher, American film director and producer (The Social Network, Gone Girl), born in Denver, Colorado
  • 1963-04-02 Karl Beattie, English television director and producer
  • 1963-09-10 Susan Gautier-Smith, British TV producer (d. 1996)
  • 1963-10-26 Tom Cavanagh, Canadian actor/producer (Ed, Scrubs), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • 1964-04-16 David Kohan, American television producer
  • 1964-06-27 Stephan Brenninkmeijer, Dutch film producer and director
  • 1965-03-14 Aamir Khan, Indian actor, director and producer (Lagaan, PK), born in Mumbai, India
  • 1965-07-26 Jeremy Piven, American actor and producer (Entourage, Serendipity), born in NYC, New York
  • 1965-11-22 Peter Safran, British-born American film producer and talent agent
  • 1967-02-18 Tracey Edmonds, American film and television producer
  • 1968-08-09 Joseph McGinty Nichol, American film producer and director
  • 1968-12-15 Javid Hussain, Indian film producer
  • 1969-09-15 Jeffrey Schwarz, American film director and producer
  • 1969-10-22 Spike Jonze [Adam Spiegel], American director and film producer (Her, Three Kings, Where the Wild Things Are), born in Rockville, Maryland
  • 1970-05-23 Nanette Burstein, American director and producer
  • 1970-08-09 Thomas Lennon, American actor and producer (Night at the Museum, Memento), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • 1970-11-07 Morgan Spurlock, American director and producer
  • 1971-01-24 Andrea Mackris, American television producer
  • 1971-03-04 Shavar Ross, American actor-turned film director, writer, film producer and editor
  • 1971-05-26 Matt Stone, American television producer
  • 1971-09-08 David Arquette, American actor, director and producer (Scream, Kiss & Tell), born in Winchester, Virginia
  • 1971-11-11 Jennifer Celotta, American TV producer and writer
  • 1972-06-10 Steven Fischer, American film producer and director, born in Baltimore, Maryland

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1973-10-26 Seth MacFarlane, American animator, television producer (American Dad!, Family Guy) and filmmaker (Ted), born in Kent, Connecticut

  • 1974-02-08 Seth Green, American actor and producer (Family Guy, Austin Powers), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • 1974-04-24 Eric Kripke, American television writer, director and producer
  • 1974-09-29 Brian Ash, American film producer
  • 1975-06-18 Jamel Debbouze, French actor and producer
  • 1976-03-04 Sean Covel, American film producer
  • 1977-05-22 Vinnie Potestivo, American TV Producer
  • 1978-07-21 Josh Hartnett, American actor and movie producer, born in St. Paul, Minnesota
  • 1979-06-24 Mindy Kaling, American actress and TV producer (The Office, The Mindy Project), born in Cambridge Massachusetts
  • 1980-02-16 Agim Kaba, American actor and film producer
  • 1980-07-15 Jasper Pääkkönen, Finnish actor and film producer
  • 1980-07-30 Chuck Thomas, British TV producer / presenter
  • 1980-09-23 Cameron Litvack, American television producer
  • 1981-02-09 Tom Hiddleston, English actor and producer (Loki in Marvel films), born in London, England
  • 1981-09-02 Fariborz Kamkari, Iranian film director and producer

Weddings in Film & TV


Divorces in Film & TV


Deaths in Film & TV

Deaths 101 - 120 of 120

  • 2009-01-25 Kim Manners, American television producer and director (b. 1951)
  • 2009-05-17 Jung Seung-hye, South Korean film producer (b. 1965)
  • 2009-07-31 Harry Alan Towers, English film producer and screenwriter (b. 1920)
  • 2010-05-31 Brian Duffy, British photographer and film producer (b. 1933)
  • 2010-06-30 Elliott Kastner, American film producer (Bobo, Big Sleep), dies at 80
  • 2010-11-10 Dino De Laurentiis, Italian film producer (b. 1919)
  • 2010-11-11 William Edwin Self, American actor and television producer (b. 1921)
  • 2010-11-29 Alfred Masini, American television producer (b. 1930)
  • 2010-12-05 Alan Armer, American television producer and director (b. 1922)
  • 2011-01-24 Bernd Eichinger, German film producer and director (b. 1949)
  • 2012-07-13 Richard Darryl Zanuck, American Academy Award winning film producer, dies from a heart attack at 77
  • 2012-08-19 Tony Scott, English film director and producer (Top Gun, Revenge, Days of Thunder), commits suicide at 68
  • 2012-09-06 Jake Eberts, Canadian film producer, dies from cancer at 71
  • 2013-01-21 Michael Winner, English film director and producer (Death Wish), dies at 77
  • 2014-11-14 Glen Larson, American television producer & writer, dies from esophageal cancer at 77
  • 2015-06-05 Richard Johnson, British stage and screen actor and producer, dies at 87
  • 2016-04-12 David Gest, American television producer, dies at 62
  • 2016-09-28 Agnes Nixon, American television producer, director, and writer (All My Children), dies at 93
  • 2017-05-14 Brad Grey, American film and TV producer (Sopranos), Chairman of Paramount Pictures, dies of cancer at 59
  • 2017-09-02 Murray Lerner, American documentary and experimental film director and producer (Secrets of the Reef), dies at 90