Top Ten Money Making Stars
The Year 2013
b. Arlington, VA, July 26, 1964. e. East Carolina Univ., drama major. Raised in Germany; studied piano in Europe. First prof. acting job in NY in Off-B’way prod. No Time Flat. Founder/Producer for Fortis Films.
PICTURES: Who Shot Patakango?, Love Potion No. 9, When the Party’s Over, The Vanishing, The Thing Called Love, Demolition Man, Speed, Me and the Mob, While You Were Sleeping (Golden Globe nom. 1996), The Net, Two If by Sea, A Time to Kill, In Love and War, Speed 2 Cruise Control, The Prince of Egypt (voice), Making Sandwiches (also dir., s.p.), Hope Floats, Practical Magic, Forces of Nature, 28 Days, Welcome to Hollywood, Gun Shy, Famous, Miss Congeniality (Golden Globe nom. 2001), Divine Secrets of the Ya Ya Sisterhood, Murder By Numbers (also exec. prod.), Two Weeks Notice (also prod.), Exactly 3:30 (also prod.), Crash, Vapor, Prime, Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous (also prod.), Grace (also prod.), Loverboy, Infamous, Premonition, The Lake House, All About Steve (also prod.), The Proposal (also exec. prod., soundtrack performer, Golden Globe nom. 2010), The Blind Side (Academy Award nom.; Golden Globe Award 2010), Gravity, Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close, The Heat, Minions (voice).
TELEVISION: Movies: The Preppie Murder, Bionic Showdown: The Six Million Dollar Man and the Bionic Woman. Mini-series: Jackie Collins’ Lucky/Chances. Series: Working Girl, George Lopez (also exec. prod.). Guest: More than 147 appearances.