Arnon Milchan

Producer, Film financier, Actor
An eclectic film producer and theatrical entrepreneur, Milchan started out producing and financing features in the Israeli film industry. As a producer and executive producer, he has been responsible for numerous ... Read more »
Born: 12/05/1944 in Palestine

Filmography

Producer (129)

The Revenant 2015 (Movie)

(Producer)

True Story 2015 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Unfinished Business 2015 (Movie)

(Producer)

Birdman 2014 (Movie)

(Producer)

Gone Girl 2014 (Movie)

(Producer)

Noah 2014 (Movie)

(Producer)

12 Years a Slave 2013 (Movie)

(Producer)

Broken City 2013 (Movie)

(Producer)

Runner, Runner 2013 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Internship 2013 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked 2011 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son 2011 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

In Time 2011 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Monte Carlo 2011 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Darkest Hour 2011 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

What's Your Number? 2011 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Knight and Day 2010 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Love and Other Drugs 2010 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Marmaduke 2010 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Vampires Suck 2010 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Aliens in the Attic 2009 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel 2009 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Bride Wars 2009 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Fantastic Mr. Fox 2009 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Jumper 2008 (Movie)

(Producer)

Marley & Me 2008 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Meet Dave 2008 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Meet the Spartans 2008 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Shutter 2008 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Street Kings 2008 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

What Happens in Vegas 2008 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Alvin and the Chipmunks 2007 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Epic Movie 2007 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Big Momma's House 2 2006 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Date Movie 2006 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Deck The Halls 2006 (Movie)

(Producer)

Just My Luck 2006 (Movie)

(Producer)

My Super Ex-Girlfriend 2006 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Fountain 2006 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Sentinel 2006 (Movie)

(Producer)

Bee Season 2005 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Elektra 2005 (Movie)

(Producer)

Little Manhattan 2005 (Movie)

(Producer)

Mr. & Mrs. Smith 2005 (Movie)

(Producer)

Stay 2005 (Movie)

(Producer)

First Daughter 2004 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Man on Fire 2004 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Girl Next Door 2004 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Daredevil 2003 (Movie)

(Producer)

Down With Love 2003 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Runaway Jury 2003 (Movie)

(Producer)

High Crimes 2002 (Movie)

(Producer)

Life or Something Like It 2002 (Movie)

(Producer)

Unfaithful 2002 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Black Knight 2001 (Movie)

(Producer)

Don't Say A Word 2001 (Movie)

(Producer)

Freddy Got Fingered 2001 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Joe Somebody 2001 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Joy Ride 2001 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Big Momma's House 2000 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Tigerland 2000 (Movie)

(Producer)

Up At the Villa 2000 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Fight Club 1999 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Goodbye Lover 1999 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Simply Irresistible 1999 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Hunt For the Unicorn Killer 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

Producer

William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream 1999 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

City of Angels 1998 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Dangerous Beauty 1998 (Movie)

(Producer)

Michael Hayes 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Negotiator 1998 (Movie)

(Producer)

Breaking Up 1997 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Free Willy 3: The Rescue 1997 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

L.A. Confidential 1997 (Movie)

(Producer)

Murder At 1600 1997 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Devil's Advocate 1997 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Man Who Knew Too Little 1997 (Movie)

(Producer)

A Time to Kill 1996 (Movie)

(Producer)

Bogus 1996 (Movie)

(Producer)

Carpool 1996 (Movie)

(Producer)

John Grisham's The Client 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

North Star 1996 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Sunchaser 1996 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Mirror Has Two Faces 1996 (Movie)

(Producer)

Tin Cup 1996 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Boys on the Side 1995 (Movie)

(Producer)

Copycat 1995 (Movie)

(Producer)

Empire Records 1995 (Movie)

(Producer)

Free Willy 2: The Adventure Home 1995 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Heat 1995 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Under Siege 2: Dark Territory 1995 (Movie)

(Producer)

Cobb 1994 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Natural Born Killers 1994 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Second Best 1994 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Client 1994 (Movie)

(Producer)

The New Age 1994 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Falling Down 1993 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Free Willy 1993 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

George Balanchine's The Nutcracker 1993 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Heaven and Earth 1993 (Movie)

(Producer)

Made in America 1993 (Movie)

(Producer)

Six Degrees of Separation 1993 (Movie)

(Producer)

Sommersby 1993 (Movie)

(Producer)

Striking Distance 1993 (Movie)

(Producer)

That Night 1993 (Movie)

(Producer)

Memoirs of An Invisible Man 1992 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Mambo Kings 1992 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Power of One 1992 (Movie)

(Producer)

Turtle Beach 1992 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Under Siege 1992 (Movie)

(Producer)

Guilty By Suspicion 1991 (Movie)

(Producer)

J.F.K. 1991 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Switch 1991 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Pretty Woman 1990 (Movie)

(Producer)

Q&A 1990 (Movie)

(Producer)

Big Man on Campus 1989 (Movie)

(Producer)

The War of the Roses 1989 (Movie)

(Producer)

Who's Harry Crumb? 1989 (Movie)

(Producer)

Man on Fire 1987 (Movie)

(Producer)

Stripper 1986 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Brazil 1985 (Movie)

(Producer)

Legend 1985 (Movie)

(Producer)

Once Upon A Time In America 1984 (Movie)

(Producer)

The King of Comedy 1983 (Movie)

(Producer)

Dizengoff 99 1979 (Movie)

(Producer)

Black Joy 1978 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Medusa Touch 1977 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Masada (TV Show)

Producer

Noriega: God's Favorite (TV Show)

Executive Producer
Actor (4)

America Beyond the Color Line 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Actor

The ShoWest Awards 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

Actor

Once Upon A Time In America 1984 (Movie)

Chauffeur (Actor)

Can She Bake a Cherry Pie? 1983 (Movie)

Cafe Customer (Actor)

Biography

An eclectic film producer and theatrical entrepreneur, Milchan started out producing and financing features in the Israeli film industry. As a producer and executive producer, he has been responsible for numerous features, including adventurous works by some of the world's most celebrated directors: Sergio Leone ("Once Upon a Time in America" 1984); Martin Scorsese ("The King of Comedy" 1983); Terry Gilliam ("Brazil" 1985); Ridley Scott ("Legend" 1985); and Sidney Lumet ("Q&A" 1990). Milchan has collaborated with Oliver Stone on "JFK" (1991), "Heaven and Earth" (1993), and "Natural Born Killers" (1994) and Jon Amiel on "Sommersby" (1993) and "Copycat" (1995).

Relationships

Alexandra Milchan

Daughter
formed production company Regency Vision with sister Elinor

Elinor Milchan

Daughter
formed production company Regency Vision with sister Alexandra

EDUCATION

City of London College

Swiss Mercantile College

attended boarding school in England

Milestones

1997

Co-produced the acclaimed contemporary noir drama "L.A. Confidential"

1996

Made bid to purchase MGM

1995

TV series debut as executive producer, "John Grisham's The Client"

1991

Helped form the Summit Group, a joint venture with Andrew Vajna's Cinergi Productions and Bernd Eichinger's Constantin Films to work with Milchan's Regency Intl. in order to handle foreign distribution rights on films they produce as well as select other

1983

Hollywood producing debut, "King of Comedy"

1981

TV producing debut, the ABC miniseries "Masada"

1977

First screen credit, producer of "Black Joy"

Grew up in Israel

Returned to Israel when his father died

Produced plays in Paris and NYC, including a Parisian production of "Amadeus" starring Roman Polanski

Produced commercials for French TV

Educated in England and Switzerland

Took over his father's fertilizer company; later expanded his business holdings to include over 15 companies throughout the world

Fought in The Six Day War and The Yom Kippur War

Began producing and financing films in Israel in his early thirties

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