A veteran film executive, Tom Sherak has worn many hats in the movie industry, notably serving as the president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Beginning his career in cinema in th...
Brooklyn, New York, USA
|Worked at Paramount Pictures throughout the 1970s|
|Became President of Domestic Distribution and Marketing for Twentieth Century Fox|
|Became L.A. Film Czar|
|Began tenure as Executive Vice President of Twentieth Century Fox|
|Began presidency of AMPAS|
|Sherak has served as a consultant for Relativity Media and Marvel Studios.|
|He appeared in briefly in the 2012 ensemble drama "Columbus Circle."|
|"'I had the privilege and the pleasure of working for years with Laura Ziskin, and the way she dealt with her cancer from the beginning to the very end - I watched and I got it. She wasn't afraid to talk about what she was dealing with. She wasn't afraid to talk about what she was going through. She was an idol. She was always there for me, and if I can pick up that mantle even 25%, that would be a privilege." -- from Deadline, September 26, 2013|
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