Person List of Famous Film Producers

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List of famous film producers, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top film producers in the world? This includes the most prominent film producers, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable film producers is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic film producers were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned film producers.

Items on this list include Coen brothers and Mental escape.

From reputable, prominent, and well known film producers to the lesser known film producers of today, these are some of the best professionals in the film producer field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous film producers ever?" and "What are the names of famous film producers?" then you're in the right place. (2803 items)
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Angelina Jolie is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Film Producers
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Angelina Jolie Pitt is an American actress, filmmaker, and humanitarian. She has received an Academy Award, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, and three Golden Globe Awards, and has been cited as Hollywood's highest-paid actress. Jolie made her screen debut as a child alongside her father, Jon Voight, ...more

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Age: 40

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Profession: Film Producer, Model, Screenwriter, Author Actor, + more

Credits: Maleficent, Changeling, Mr. & Mrs. Smith, Salt

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#87 on The Best Actresses in Film History

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#54 on The Best Actresses Working Today

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Beyoncé Knowles is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Film Producers
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Beyoncé Giselle Knowles-Carter is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. Born and raised in Houston, Texas, she performed in various singing and dancing competitions as a child, and rose to fame in the late 1990s as lead singer of R&B girl-group Destiny's Child. Managed by her father Mathew ...more

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Age: 34

Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States of America

Profession: Record producer, Businessperson, Songwriter, Television producer Musician, + more

Credits: Austin Powers in Goldmember, The Great Gatsby, Dreamgirls, Epic

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Brad Pitt is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Film Producers
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William Bradley "Brad" Pitt is an American actor and producer. He has received a Golden Globe Award, a Screen Actors Guild Award, and three Academy Award nominations in acting categories, and received two further Academy Award nominations, winning one, for productions of his film production company ...more

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Age: 52

Birthplace: Shawnee, Oklahoma, United States of America

Profession: Television producer, Film Producer, Actor, Voice acting

Credits: Inglourious Basterds, Fight Club, World War Z, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

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#17 on The Best Actors Working Today

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Alyssa Milano is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Film Producers
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Alyssa Milano is an actress and a film producer. ...more

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Age: 43

Birthplace: Bensonhurst, New York City, New York, United States of America

Profession: Businessperson, Television producer, Actor, Singer

Credits: Charmed, Who's the Boss?, Commando, Fear

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#297 on The Best Actresses in Film History

#1156 on The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History

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Ashley Tisdale is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Film Producers
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Ashley Michelle Tisdale is an American actress, singer, and producer. During her childhood, she appeared in more than 100 TV advertisements and had roles in theatre and television shows. In 2004, she was cast as Maddie Fitzpatrick in Disney Channel's The Suite Life of Zack & Cody, and rose to ...more

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Age: 30

Birthplace: West Deal, New Jersey, United States of America

Profession: Spokesperson, Television producer, Singer-songwriter, Actor Voice acting

Credits: Phineas and Ferb, The Suite Life of Zack and Cody, High School Musical, Donnie Darko

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Adam Sandler is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Film Producers
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Adam Richard Sandler is an American actor, comedian, screenwriter, entrepreneur, film producer, and musician. After becoming a Saturday Night Live cast member, Sandler went on to star in many Hollywood feature films that combined have grossed over $2 billion at the box office. He is best known for ...more

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Age: 49

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Profession: Songwriter, Comedian, Television producer, Musician Film Producer, + more

Credits: Grown Ups 2, Grown Ups, Big Daddy, Happy Gilmore

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#191 on The Best Actors Working Today

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#391 on The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History

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Arnold Schwarzenegger is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Film Producers
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Arnold Alois Schwarzenegger is an Austrian-born American actor, model, producer, director, activist, businessman, investor, writer, philanthropist, former professional bodybuilder, and politician. Schwarzenegger served two terms as the 38th Governor of California from 2003 until 2011. Schwarzenegger ...more

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Age: 68

Birthplace: Thal, Austria

Profession: Bodybuilder, Television director, Businessperson, Politician Investor, + more

Credits: The Terminator, Predator, Total Recall, Pumping Iron

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#169 on The Best Actors Working Today

#124 on The Best American Actors Working Today

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#357 on The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History

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Alec Baldwin is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Film Producers
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Alexander Rae "Alec" Baldwin III is an American actor, producer, and comedian. As a member of the Baldwin family, he is the oldest of the four Baldwin brothers, all well-known actors. Baldwin first gained recognition appearing on seasons 6 and 7 of the CBS television drama Knots Landing, in the role ...more

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Age: 57

Birthplace: Amityville, New York, United States of America

Profession: Television producer, Film Producer, Author, Actor Voice acting

Credits: The Departed, Beetlejuice, The Aviator, 30 Rock

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#130 on The Best Actors Working Today

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#98 on The Most Overrated Actors of All Time

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