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List of famous talent managers, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top talent managers in the world? This includes the most prominent talent managers, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable talent managers is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic talent managers 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 talent managers.

List people range from Sharon Osbourne to Apollonia Kotero.

From reputable, prominent, and well known talent managers to the lesser known talent managers of today, these are some of the best professionals in the talent manager field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous talent managers ever?" and "What are the names of famous talent managers?" then you're in the right place.

Sharon Osbourne is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Sharon Rachel Osbourne is an English television host, media personality, television talent competition judge, author, music manager, businesswoman, and promoter, and the wife of heavy metal ...more

Dina Lohan is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Donata Melina Nicolette "Dina" Lohan is an American television personality and occasional actress who rose to fame as the mother and manager of actress and pop singer Lindsay Lohan and ...more

Apollonia Kotero is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Apollonia Kotero is an actress, singer, former model and talent manager of Mexican heritage. She is perhaps best known for co-starring in Prince's 1984 film Purple Rain and for having been the ...more

Michael Blakey is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Michael Blakey is a record producer, composer, musician, arranger, songwriter and artist manager. Blakey has either produced musical tracks or worked as a musician for a number of notable ...more

Brian Epstein is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Brian Samuel Epstein was an English music entrepreneur, best known for managing the Beatles. Epstein first discovered the Beatles in November 1961, during a lunchtime Cavern Club performance. He ...more

Scooter Braun is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Scooter Braun is a music video director.

Malcolm McLaren is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Malcolm Robert Andrew McLaren was a British musician, impresario, visual artist, performer, clothes designer and boutique owner, notable for combining these activities in an inventive and ...more

Mike Shinoda is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Michael Kenji "Mike" Shinoda LHD is an American musician, record producer, and artist. He co-founded Linkin Park in 1996 and is the band's rhythm guitarist, songwriter, keyboardist, ...more

Joseph Jackson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Joseph Walter "Joe" Jackson is a talent manager and the father of the Jackson family of entertainers which includes music superstars Michael Jackson and Janet Jackson.

Boy Abunda is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Eugenio "Boy" Romerica Abunda, Jr. is a Filipino television host, publicist, talent manager and celebrity endorser. He is dubbed as the "King of Talk" in local show

Angela Gossow is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Angela Nathalie Gossow is a German vocalist, best known as the former lead vocalist for the Swedish melodic death metal band Arch Enemy. Her other previous bands include Asmodina and Mistress. ...more

Terry Knight is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Terry Knight, born Richard Terrance Knapp, was an American rock and roll music producer, promoter, singer, songwriter and radio personality, who enjoyed some success in radio, modest success as ...more

Bernie Brillstein is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Bernard Jules "Bernie" Brillstein was an American film and television producer, executive producer, and talent agent.

Simon Fuller is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Simon Fuller is an English entrepreneur, artist manager and television producer. He is best known for being the creator of the Idol franchise, which was first seen in the UK under the name Pop ...more

MA$TADON is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
HE HAILS FROM THE DEEP SOUTH. he writes his own material,performes his own vocals,also arranges and creates his own music and composistions,as executive:Producer ,also musician/vocalist ,company ...more

Lou Adler is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Lou Adler is an American record producer, manager, director, and an owner of the famous Roxy Theatre in West Hollywood, California. He was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2013 ...more

Martin Gilks is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Martin Richard Gilks was an English musician. He was a founder member and original drummer for The Wonder Stuff, based in Stourbridge. Gilks who was born in Stourbridge, was originally the ...more

Sandy Gallin is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Sandy Gallin is a theatrical producer.

Volker Neumüller is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Volker Neumüller is a German music manager and was known for being a judge on Deutschland sucht den Superstar.

Katrina Bayonas is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Katrina Bayonas Katrina Bayonas is a film casting director, film producer and talent manager.

Laurie David is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Laurie Ellen David, née Lennard is an American environmental activist. She produced the Academy Award-winning An Inconvenient Truth and, most recently, teamed up with Katie Couric to ...more

Simon Napier-Bell is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Simon Napier-Bell has undertaken many jobs in the music industry, including bandboy, manager, producer, songwriter, journalist, author, and gourmet. But he is best known as manager, and at ...more

Ernie Lively is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Ernie Lively is an American actor.

Paul Rosenberg is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Paul Rosenberg Paul Rosenberg is a film producer.

Sandy Pearlman is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Sandy Pearlman is an American music producer, artist manager, professor, poet, songwriter, and former record company executive. He is best known for founding, writing for and producing or ...more

Lee Townsend is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Lee Townsend Lee Townsend is an American independent music producer, curator, artist manager and co-owner of Songline/Tone Field Productions, specializing in recordings of singer-songwriters, bands, ...more

Chas Chandler is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Bryan James "Chas" Chandler was an English musician, record producer and manager, best known as the original bassist in the Animals, and manager of Jimi Hendrix. Chandler grew up, ...more

Gigi Garner is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Gigi Garner Gigi Garner is a film producer.

Don Arden is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Don Arden was a British music manager, agent, and businessman best known for overseeing the careers of the rock groups Small Faces, the Move, the Electric Light Orchestra and Black Sabbath. He ...more

Adam Darski is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Adam Michał Darski, also known by his stage name Nergal, is a Polish musician and television personality, best known for being the frontman for the black/death metal band Behemoth.

Howard Jones is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Howard Jones is an American metalcore vocalist, best known as the former vocalist of the bands Killswitch Engage and Blood Has Been Shed, and as the current vocalist of Devil You Know. He left ...more

Asteris Koutoulas is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Asteris Koutoulas was born in Oradea on 5 April 1960. He is a Berlin-based Greek-German event and music producer, publicist, translator, filmmaker and author. Asteris Koutoulas was the manager ...more

David Conley is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
David "Pic" Conley is an American jazz flute player, songwriter and producer.

David Bale is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
David Charles Howard Bale was an English entrepreneur and an environmentalist animal rights activist. He was the father of actor Christian Bale and the husband of Gloria Steinem.

Jeff Rabhan is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Jeffrey S. Rabhan is an American business executive.

Robert Fitzpatrick is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Robert Fitzpatrick was born in San Antonio, Texas, brought up in New Jersey and ran away from home and went to New York at the age of 15 where he became an actor off-Broadway. He put himself ...more

Paul McGuinness is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Paul McGuinness is the main shareholder and founder of Principle Management Limited: an artist management company based in Dublin, Ireland, which managed U2 from the start of their successful ...more

Paula Hart is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Paula Hart is a talent manager and television and film producer.

Peter Safran is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Peter Safran is a film producer and manager.

Mark Spicoluk is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Mark Spicoluk is a Canadian musician, producer, music executive, entrepreneur and television personality. He is best known as the vocalist and bassist for the punk rock band Closet Monster and ...more

James P Mahon is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
James Patrick Mahon is an Irish TV news reporter, journalist, blogger, host, broadcaster and former record label manager.

Tsunku is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Mitsuo Terada, better known professionally as Tsunku, is a prolific Japanese record producer, songwriter, and vocalist. He is best known for having two major roles in the Japanese music ...more

Martin Kesici is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Martin Kesici is a German singer-songwriter. He was born to a German mother and a Turkish father. After becoming Star Search-Winner at German TV station Sat.1 in 2003, his first solo single, ...more

Graham Bidstrup is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Graham Leslie "Buzz" Bidstrup is an Australian musician, songwriter, music producer and artist manager. He has been a member of The Angels, The Party Boys and Gang Gajang. He has ...more

Nick Feldman is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Nick Feldman is an English musician best known for forming the 1980s British new wave band Wang Chung. Feldman was half of the duo Promised Land, which also featured Jon Moss of Culture Club. He ...more

Nikos Karvelas is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Nikos Karvelas is a Greek songwriter, producer, and singer. He has sold millions of records as a producer and is most recognizable for his three-decade-long collaboration with Anna Vissi, while ...more

Frank Fenter is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Frank Fenter was a music industry executive. Fenter was the first Managing Director of Atlantic Records for Europe, where he helped discover and get signed to Atlantic late-1960s British ...more

George Shapiro is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
George Shapiro is an American talent manager and multiple Emmy and Golden Globe winning television producer. He represented Andy Kaufman and is among the most successful managers in show ...more

Adam Goldworm is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Adam Goldworm is a literary and talent manager at Aperture Entertainment, a new management/production company that he founded in March 2009.

Dominique Besnehard is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list List of Famous Talent Managers
Dominique Besnehard is a French actor, film producer and talent manager. He has appeared in over 80 films and television shows since 1975. He starred in the 1983 film À nos amours, which ...more