Bruce Davey

Producer, Executive
The former manager of business affairs for Mel Gibson, Bruce Davey entered into partnership with the actor in ICON Productions in 1988. The Australian native went on to co-produce nearly all of Gibson's starring ... Read more »
Born: in Australia

Filmography

Producer (46)

Stonehearst Asylum 2014 (Movie)

(Producer)

Get the Gringo 2012 (Movie)

(Producer)

Push 2009 (Movie)

(Producer)

Carrier 2007 - 2008 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Romance and Cigarettes 2007 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Seraphim Falls 2007 (Movie)

(Producer)

Shattered 2007 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Apocalypto 2006 (Movie)

(Producer)

Leonard Cohen I'm Your Man 2006 (Movie)

(Producer)

Blackball 2005 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Clubhouse 2004 - 2005 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Complete Savages 2004 - 2005 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Kevin Hill 2004 - 2005 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Paparazzi 2004 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Passion of the Christ 2004 (Movie)

(Producer)

Gladiatress 2003 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Singing Detective 2003 (Movie)

(Producer)

We Were Soldiers 2002 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Martins 2001 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Million Dollar Hotel 2001 (Movie)

(Producer)

Bless the Child 2000 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Kevin and Perry Go Large 2000 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Magic Pudding 2000 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

What Women Want 2000 (Movie)

(Producer)

When the Sky Falls 2000 (Movie)

(Co-Executive Producer)

An Ideal Husband 1999 (Movie)

(Producer)

Felicia's Journey 1999 (Movie)

(Producer)

Payback 1999 (Movie)

(Producer)

187 1997 (Movie)

(Producer)

Anna Karenina 1997 (Movie)

(Producer)

Fairytale - A True Story 1997 (Movie)

(Producer)

Braveheart 1995 (Movie)

(Producer)

Dad & Dave - On Our Selection 1994 (Movie)

(Producer)

Immortal Beloved 1994 (Movie)

(Producer)

Maverick 1994 (Movie)

(Producer)

Airborne 1993 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Man Without A Face 1993 (Movie)

(Producer)

Forever Young 1992 (Movie)

(Producer)

Mel Gibson Goes Back to School 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Hamlet 1990 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Dive From Clausen's Pier (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Evel Knievel (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Infestation (TV Show)

Producer

Invincible (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Three Stooges (TV Show)

Executive Producer
Actor (2)

Making The Passion of the Christ 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Actor

Immortal Beloved 1994 (Movie)

Artillary Captain (Actor)

Biography

The former manager of business affairs for Mel Gibson, Bruce Davey entered into partnership with the actor in ICON Productions in 1988. The Australian native went on to co-produce nearly all of Gibson's starring vehicles of the 1990s, including Franco Zeffirelli's "Hamlet" (1990), "Forver Young" (1992), "The Man Without a Face" (1993), which also marked Gibson's directorial debut, "Maverick" (1994) and "Braveheart" (1995). The latter, an epic feature about a 13th Century Scottish warrior, won 10 Oscar nominations includiong one as Best Picture. Under the ICON banner, Davey has also overseen "Airborne" (1993) and the Beethoven biopic "Immortal Beloved" (1994), with Gary Oldman.

EDUCATION

studied accounting in Australia

Milestones

2004

Served as executive producers of the HBO miniseries "Alexander" about Alexander the Great, based on Mary Renault's historical novels; Gibson was also an executive producer

2002

Moved ICON from Paramount to 20th Century Fox

2002

With Gibson, was a producer of the Vietnam-themed drama "We Were Soldiers"; Gibson also starred

2000

Produced "The Million Dollar Hotel", directed by Wim Wenders and co-starring Gibson

2000

Executive produced the Gibson comedy "What Women Want"

1999

Was producer of the Gibson vehicle "Payback"

1999

Served as producer of "An Ideal Husband" and "Felicia's Journey"

1999

Moved ICON to Paramount; signed three-year, first-look deal

1997

Reteamed with Rose as producer of the remake of "Anna Karenina"

1995

Served as one of the producers of the Oscar-winning Best Picture "Braveheart"

1994

Initial collaboration with Bernard Rose as producer of the period drama "Immortal Beloved"; also made cameo appearance as a cavalry officer

1993

Produced Gibson's directorial debut, "The Man Without a Face"

1990

First producing credit, "Hamlet", starring Gibson

1990

ICON entered into long-term relationship with Warner Bros.

1988

Co-founded ICON Productions with Gibson; serves as president

Began working with Mel Gibson overseeing Gibson's business affairs in Australia

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