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  Jerry Bruckheimer at Hollywood.com
Bruckheimer was born an only child on September 21, 1945 in Detroit, MI to German immigrant parents—his father was a manager for an exclusive clothing store and his mother was an accountant while maintaining the Bruckheimer home.
Bruckheimer served as executive producer of the popcorn TV-movie "Max Q: Emergency Landing" (ABC, 1998) involving the space shuttle and then switched gears with the politically-themed "Swing Vote" (ABC, 1999), which focused on a newly appointed Supreme Court justice confronting a controversial decision on abortion.
Bruckheimer’s next project, “Bad Company” (2002), was a buddy action-comedy about a veteran CIA agent (Anthony Hopkins) who must transform a sarcastic, street-wise punk (Chris Rock) into a savvy spy to replace his murdered twin brother to negotiate a sensitive nuclear weapons deal.
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  Jerry Bruckheimer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jerome Bruckheimer (born September 21, 1945) is an American film and television producer.
Bruckheimer graduated with a bachelor's degree in psychology from the University of Arizona.
Bruckheimer has a Gulfstream Aerospace Gulfstream IV tail number N477JB.
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 Jerry Bruckheimer, producer
Bruckheimer: I met Don at a screening of (1973's) "The Harder They Come" at Warner Bros. He was then a publicist for Warners and worked on their movies, and I was producing movies.
Bruckheimer: They are all hard in their own way, but it is always the script that's the hardest to do.
Bruckheimer: You are involved in it, but usually, it is the studios that do the negotiating for you.
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The son of German-Jewish immigrants, Bruckheimer was born on September 21, 1945.
Bruckheimer achieved mid-level success -- but at the cost of ever-growing critical disdain -- with the releases of Enemy of the State (1998), Gone in 60 Seconds (2000), and Coyote Ugly (2000).
Bruckheimer did achieve a measure of redemption later that year with the release of Black Hawk Down.
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 CNN.com - Bruckheimer: The brand name in movies - Jan 12, 2006
Jerry Bruckheimer often is willing to take chances on directors such as "Glory Road's" Jim Gartner, who made his film debut with the work.
Bruckheimer says he was told the story -- which, not being a fan, he wasn't aware of -- by NBA coach Pat Riley, who was on that losing Kentucky squad.
Bruckheimer's TV shows have been praised for their high-quality production values and equally high-quality talent, and critics praise their success; his films have high-quality production values and high-quality talent, and yet, with a few exceptions (such as "Pirates"), are often roasted by critics as formula product.
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 DON SIMPSON/JERRY BRUCKHEIMER
Simpson was the "idea man" and Bruckheimer was running the show on the set of their films, making sure everything was nothing less than perfection and that the character development was nothing less than convincing.
Bruckheimer became increasingly frustrated at his partner's lack of day-to-day participation in their company.
Jerry Bruckheimer and Michael Bay cried in their trailer when they got the call they never wanted to get.
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 Innovator: Jerry Bruckheimer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
He is, of course, Jerry Bruckheimer, and even if he comes across to many with whom he has worked as a mystery wrapped inside a riddle cloaked in an enigma, they nonetheless have no doubt about one thing: In this business, he's tops.
Jerry Bruckheimer Films president of production Chad Oman recalls how the company was only six weeks away from the start of filming on "Pirates" when Disney nearly pulled the plug because the budget was too high.
Bruckheimer's several collaborations with Cage are indicative of one of the producer's most telling faculties: his ability to spot talent.
www.hollywoodreporter.com /thr/film/feature_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=2030526   (3538 words)

  
 Jerry Bruckheimer Photos - Jerry Bruckheimer News - Jerry Bruckheimer Information
Born in 1945 in Detroit, Michigan, the only child of German immigrants, Jerry Bruckheimer has become one of the most prolific producers in television and movie entertainment.
Jerry Bruckheimer produced four of the top 20 shows during the 2005-2006 season, and he will have a record 10 shows on the networks, including six on CBS, during 2006-2007.
Jerry Bruckheimer received a "Special Thanks" credit for Chainsaw Redux: Making a Massacre in 2004, in which he played himself.
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 Extratv.com : Jerry Bruckheimer
But Jerry lost his most talented colleague when his business partner and pal, Don Simpson died of a drug overdose in 1996.
Bruckheimer faced his grief by working -- finishing "the rock" on his own, and dedicating the Sean Connery-Nicholas Cage shoot-em-up to his fallen friend.
Bruckheimer will be returning to the scene of the crime this fall with "C.S.I. Miami," starring David Caruso.
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 Jerry Bruckheimer : Producteur
Bruckheimer a été élu Producteur de l’année à deux reprises, en 1985 et 1988, par la National Association of Theater Owners, et a été élu avec Simpson Motion Picture Showman of the Year en 1988 par la Publicists Guild of America — organisme qui l’a à nouveau décoré en 2003 d’un prix Showmanship in Television.
Depuis, Jerry Bruckheimer a remporté un nouveau succès en 2001 avec Pearl Harbor, de Michael Bay, interprété par Ben Affleck, Josh Hartnett, Kate Beckinsale et Alec Baldwin.
Jerry Bruckheimer Television a présenté à l’automne 2002 deux nouvelles séries sur CBS, Les Experts : Miami " avec David Caruso et Fbi Portés Disparus, dans laquelle Anthony LaPaglia est le chef du département des personnes disparues du FBI.
www.commeaucinema.com /news.php3?nominfos=15655&cinenews=7   (1457 words)

  
 JEWSWEEK - Jerry Bruckheimer wants to rock your world
Although Bruckheimer was making a meteoric rise to the top, his world was shaken at the core when Simpson died of a rumored drug overdose during production of The Rock.
What these and the other projects on Jerry Bruckheimer's slate have in common is what his concepts have always shared: big characters playing out big stories in big movies.
When Bruckheimer's films reach the screen, they embody what his films have always given us: stories told with more flair than a flamingo convention, cinematic adventures that redefine the scope of the word adventure and engage audiences worldwide.
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 Jerry Bruckheimer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
As one of the most prolific partnerships in recent motion picture history, Bruckheimer and Simpson produced films that were honored with 15 Academy Award® nominations, two Oscars® for Best Song, four Grammys, three Golden Globes, two People’s Choice Awards for Best Picture and the MTV award for Best Picture of the Decade.
Equally important to Bruckheimer as a creative force was the fact that the films were turning their stars into box office giants.
In that year alone, Bruckheimer was responsible for Bad Boys, the Will Smith/Martin Lawrence film that was Columbia Pictures highest grossing movie of the year; Michelle Pfeiffer’s acclaimed Dangerous Minds; and Crimson Tide, the Denzel Washington/Gene Hackman adventure that, with Dangerous Minds, topped Hollywood Pictures’ box office slate.
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 Jerry Bruckheimer | Ados.fr
Jerry Bruckheimer est un peu le Jerry tout puissant d'Hollywood.
Jerry était associé à son compère Don Simpson il y a de cela 26 ans.
Jerry est aussi un fin producteur efficace de tv.
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 Jerry Bruckheimer @ Filmbug
One of the most successful producers of all time, Jerry Bruckheimer is a filmmaker and now a television mogul who loves telling a story and delivers a visual feast unmistakably his own.
Bruckheimer received the ShoWest Producer of the Year Award in 1998 and in 2000 the Producers Guild honored him with the David O. Selznick Award for Lifetime Achievement.
To date Bruckheimer's films have launched the careers of many actors and directors and have produced more than $13 billion in box office, video, television and recording sales.
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 Jerry Bruckheimer Biography @ Filmbug
Jerry Bruckheimer, one of the most successful producers of all time, is a filmmaker who loves telling a story with fully developed characters who go through a process to learn something.
So we go back, and keep going back, to the films that begin with the lightning bolt the Bruckheimer films that have grossed billions and have earned their producer the acclaim and respect of his industry and devotion of moviegoers throughout the world.
Most importantly, it changed Bruckheimer's life by becoming a sleeper hit (grossing $100 million in the U.S. alone) and pairing him with an old acquaintance, producer Don Simpson, who would be his partner for the next 14 years.
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 Produced by Jerry Bruckheimer -- you'll see that credit on two summer movies whose success will determine whether the ...
With his record of success, Bruckheimer would seem to be a likely candidate for every executive vacancy in Hollywood.
Though Bruckheimer's level of fame is good for a better-than-decent table at any restaurant on the west side of Los Angeles, it still can't buy respect from pundits.
According to Bruckheimer, Blake was one of the few executives who didn't buy in to the theory that "Bad Boys" would attract only young, male African Americans and therefore be limited to a box-office take of $30 million (with no play overseas).
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 Seanbaby + Erik: Superstars on Vacation
Jerry Bruckheimer knew that the destructive chase scene with Nicholas Cage and Sean Connery wasn't funny enough, so he added an excitable trolley driver and kicked the shit out of him until he sounded like Chris Rock.
Bruckheimer must have felt that putting a wacky fl guy in Enemy of the State might undermine white and Mexican audience's acceptance of Will Smith as a not wacky fl guy.
Maybe she was on a secret mission from Jerry Bruckheimer to uncover the original African source of fl wackiness.
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 Jerrry Bruckheimer Buys Hell
Bruckheimer, producer of "Pearl Harbor," "Bad Boys 1 and 2," "Black Hawk Down" and TV shows including "CSI" and "Cold Case," called his acquisition a "bonanza."
Bruckheimer continued, '"Blow them up and burn them down" cinema is still a popular way to get teenaged boys to come to the movies in packs, to discuss them for hours while raiding the refrigerator, and then borrow Dad's car to see them again.
Bruckheimer would not comment upon whether or not the deal included his Everlasting Soul.
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 In the Future with Jerry Bruckheimer - ComingSoon.net
Many would consider producer Jerry Bruckheimer to be one of the most prolific and successful producers in Hollywood with numerous blockbusters under his belt, including a number of successful franchises.
Bruckheimer also told us about what else was in the works from his production company.
ComingSoon.net also asked Bruckheimer whether he would be working with director Michael Bay again, considering that Bay's last film The Island was the only one not produced by Bruckheimer, and also this first box office bomb.
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 Jerry Bruckheimer - Latest News on Jerry Bruckheimer
Yo ho ho and a bottle of Cristal for Johnny Depp's Captain Jack Sparrow, producer Jerry Bruckheimer, director Gore Verbinski, and Disney film execs, as Dead Man's Chest, the action-besotted Pirates of the...
Jerry Bruckheimer has ruled out making a sequel to Top Gun.
Producer Jerry Bruckheimer said Richards would have a cameo role as the father of the flamboyant Captain Jack Sparrow, played by Depp, in the third"Pirates"movie, which is due to resume filming next month in California.
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 Jerry Bruckheimer's 'Glory Road', Film Tells Of Pivotal Game In Integration Of College Basketball - CBS News
Jerry Bruckheimer on what faced African-American players in the South in college basketball in the mid-'60s
Bruckheimer's latest big-screen effort is "Glory Road," an uplifting look at how sports can break down barriers.
Hollywood mega-producer Jerry Bruckheimer, creator of "CSI," talks about his latest film, "Glory Road," with Hannah Storm.
www.cbsnews.com /stories/2006/01/13/earlyshow/leisure/boxoffice/main1207439.shtml   (448 words)

  
 Jerry Bruckheimer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
New York, NY – November 4, 2004 – The National Board of Review of Motion Pictures will present prolific producer Jerry Bruckheimer with the 2004 Producer's Award at the annual gala on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 in New York City.
With a knack for entertaining audiences, Bruckheimer's passionate storytelling truly has the midas touch with his films earning worldwide revenues of over $13.5 billion in box office, video and recording receipts.
In 2001, the NBR honored Bruckheimer's Black Hawk Down as one of their top ten films of the year and “the organization is thrilled to be honoring him again with such a special award,” said Annie Schulhof, president of the National Board of Review.
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 The Jerry Bruckheimer Picture Pages
Jerry Bruckheimer is one of the most successful producers of all time, having produced films that have generated over $4 Billion in box office receipts.
Also among those early films was 1983's "Flashdance", a film that changed Bruckheimer's life by becoming a sleeper hit (grossing $100 million in the U.S. alone) and pairing him with an old acquaintance, producer Don Simpson, who would be his partner for the next 14 years.
In one of the most prolific partnerships in recent motion picture history, Bruckheimer and Simpson produced films that were honored with 15 Academy Award nominations, two Oscars for Best Song, four Grammys, three Golden Globes, two People's Choice Awards for Best Picture, and an MTV Award for Best Picture of the Decade.
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 Jerry Bruckheimer, The Top 100 Celebrities - Forbes.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
E-Score is a celebrity appeal ranking, comprised of 46 separate personality attributes.
The television and movie producer is set to release the much-anticipated sequel to "Pirates of the Caribbean" this summer.
(He filmed the second and third installations back to back, securing $5 million advances for each, with a guaranteed cut of back-end profits.) But Bruckheimer's big bucks come from syndication of his hit forensics drama "CSI" and its spinoffs, which earn him some of the highest fees for a syndicated show on cable TV.
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