David Madden

Executive, Producer, Director
At Fox, he oversaw "Romancing the Stone" and "Revenge of the Nerds" (both 1984) while at Paramount he supervised such box-office hits as "The Untouchables" and "Fatal Attraction" (both 1987), and as an independent ... Read more »
Born: 07/24/1955 in Chicago, Illinois, USA

Filmography

Producer (27)

Steppin' Up 2014 (Movie)

(Producer)

James Patterson's Suzanne's Diary for Nicholas 2004 - 2005 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Against the Ropes 2004 (Movie)

(Producer)

Home Alone 4 2002 - 2003 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

L.A. Law: The Movie 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Rats 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Save the Last Dance 2001 (Movie)

(Producer)

Runaway Bride 1999 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Out-Of-Towners 1999 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Odd Couple II 1998 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Associate 1996 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Operation Dumbo Drop 1995 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Tie That Binds 1995 (Movie)

(Producer)

Holy Matrimony 1994 (Movie)

(Producer)

Jersey Girl 1993 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Hand That Rocks the Cradle 1992 (Movie)

(Producer)

Eve of Destruction 1991 (Movie)

(Producer)

Blind Fury 1990 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The First Power 1990 (Movie)

(Producer)

Renegades 1989 (Movie)

(Producer)

Body Language (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Harlan County War (TV Show)

Executive Producer

In the Company of Spies (TV Show)

Producer

Knights of South Bronx (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Prince William (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Something the Lord Made (TV Show)

Executive Producer

What if God Were The Sun? (TV Show)

Executive Producer
Executive (15)

Persons Unknown 2010 (Tv Show)

Studio Executive

Defying Gravity 2004 - 2009 (Tv Show)

Studio Executive

Mental 2004 - 2009 (Tv Show)

Studio Executive

Saving Grace 2004 - 2009 (Tv Show)

Studio Executive

The Riches 2004 - 2009 (Tv Show)

Studio Executive

The Shield 2001 - 2009 (Tv Show)

Production Executive

Burn Notice 2006 - 2007 (Tv Show)

Studio Executive

The Grid 2004 - 2007 (Tv Show)

Studio Executive

Redemption 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Studio Executive

Twelve Mile Road 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Production Executive

12 Days of Terror (TV Show)

Network Executive

America's Prince: The John F. Kennedy Jr. Story (TV Show)

Executive in Charge

Anonymous Rex (TV Show)

Studio Executive

Dive From Clausen's Pier (TV Show)

Studio Executive

Flight 93 (TV Show)

Studio Executive
Writer (2)

A Part of the Family (TV Show)

Screenplay

The Suicide's Wife (TV Show)

Source Material (from novel)
Director (2)

Separate Lives 1995 (Movie)

(Director)

A Part of the Family (TV Show)

Director

Biography

At Fox, he oversaw "Romancing the Stone" and "Revenge of the Nerds" (both 1984) while at Paramount he supervised such box-office hits as "The Untouchables" and "Fatal Attraction" (both 1987), and as an independent producer, David Madden has been behind the successful thriller "The Hand That Rocks the Cradle" (1992), as well as lesser comedies such as "Operation Dumbo Drop" (1995) and "The Associate" (1996).

EDUCATION

University of California at Los Angeles

Los Angeles , California 1978

Harvard University

Cambridge , Massachusetts 1976

Milestones

1996

Became partner and producer in Cort/Madden Productions

1995

Made feature directorial debut, "Separate Lives"

1995

Executive produced the HBO TV-movie "Body Language"

1994

Directed and wrote TV-movie, "A Part of the Family" (Lifetime)

1992

Had box-office hit with "The Hand That Rocks the Cradle"

1988

Produced first film, "Renegades"

1984

Joined Paramount as vice president of production

1983

Named vice president of production at 20th Century-Fox

1982

Became executive story editor

1980

Promoted to story editor at Fox

1978

First job in motion pictures: story editor for 20th Century-Fox

Served as vice president of production at Interscope Communications

Raised in Detroit, MI and Los Angeles, CA

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