Gary Goetzman

Producer, Composer, Recording engineer
A former child actor who grew up to become the executive producer the multi-Oscar-winning "The Silence of the Lambs" (1991), Gary Goetzman has been working with director Jonathan Demme in various capacities since ... Read more »
Born: 11/05/1952 in Los Angeles, California, USA

Filmography

Producer (42)

Olive Kitteridge 2014 - 2015 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Ricki and the Flash 2015 (Movie)

(Producer)

2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

A Hologram for the King 2014 (Movie)

(Producer)

Ithaca 2014 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Parkland 2013 (Movie)

(Producer)

The 27th Annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony 2011 - 2012 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Big Love 2005 - 2011 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Larry Crowne 2011 (Movie)

(Producer)

The 25th Anniversary Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Concert 2009 - 2010 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Pacific 2009 - 2010 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

My Life in Ruins 2009 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Great Buck Howard 2009 (Movie)

(Producer)

Where the Wild Things Are 2009 (Movie)

(Producer)

City of Ember 2008 (Movie)

(Producer)

John Adams 2007 - 2008 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Mamma Mia! 2008 (Movie)

(Producer)

Surfer, Dude 2008 (Movie)

(Producer)

Charlie Wilson's War 2007 (Movie)

(Producer)

Evan Almighty 2007 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Starter For 10 2007 (Movie)

(Producer)

Neil Young: Heart of Gold 2006 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Ant Bully 2006 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Polar Express 2004 (Movie)

(Producer)

Band of Brothers 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)

Co-Executive Producer

My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2002 (Movie)

(Producer)

We Stand Alone Together: The Men of Easy Company 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)

Co-Executive Producer

Beloved 1998 (Movie)

(Producer)

Storefront Hitchcock 1998 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

That Thing You Do! 1996 (Movie)

(Producer)

Devil in A Blue Dress 1995 (Movie)

(Producer)

Amos and Andrew 1993 (Movie)

(Producer)

Philadelphia 1993 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Silence of the Lambs 1991 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Miami Blues 1990 (Movie)

(Producer)

Modern Girls 1986 (Movie)

(Producer)

Stop Making Sense 1984 (Movie)

(Producer)

Game Change (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Major Matt Mason (Movie)

(Producer)

The Concert for Valor (TV Show)

Executive Producer
Music (25)

An Everlasting Piece 2000 (Movie)

("Stop Making Sense") (Song)

That Thing You Do! 1996 (Movie)

songs("Mr Downtown" "Voyage Around the Moon" "Hold My Hand Hold My Heart" "Will You Marry Me?") (Song)

Philadelphia 1993 (Movie)

("All the Way") (Song Performer)

Freejack 1992 (Movie)

music consultant (Music)

Point Break 1991 (Movie)

(Music Supervisor)

Queens Logic 1991 (Movie)

music supervision (Music Supervisor)

A Shock to the System 1990 (Movie)

(Music Supervisor)

Miami Blues 1990 (Movie)

("Island Blues" "Floatin") (Music)

Reversal of Fortune 1990 (Movie)

(Music Supervisor)

The Hot Spot 1990 (Movie)

(Music Supervisor)

Little Monsters 1989 (Movie)

(Music Supervisor)

Lost Angels 1989 (Movie)

(Music Supervisor)

Scenes From the Class Struggle in Beverly Hills 1989 (Movie)

(Music Supervisor)

And God Created Woman 1988 (Movie)

(Music Supervisor)

Colors 1988 (Movie)

music consultant (Music)

Dominick and Eugene 1988 (Movie)

songs("Game of Love" "Lucky at Love") (Song)

Married to the Mob 1988 (Movie)

songs("The Same Melody" "Burger World Town" "Tony the Tiger") (Song)

Married to the Mob 1988 (Movie)

(Music Supervisor)

The Prince of Pennsylvania 1988 (Movie)

(Music Supervisor)

The Rescue 1988 (Movie)

("Arrow Thru My Heart") (Song)

Something Wild 1986 (Movie)

("Before the Next Teardrop Falls") (Song Performer)

Something Wild 1986 (Movie)

music consultant (Music)

Fright Night 1985 (Movie)

("Boppin' Tonight") (Song)

Swing Shift 1984 (Movie)

original song (Song)

Hot City Disco 1978 - 1979 (TV Show)

Theme Music
Actor (13)

Philadelphia 1993 (Movie)

Guido Paonessa (Actor)

Miami Blues 1990 (Movie)

Hotel Desk Clerk (Actor)

And God Created Woman 1988 (Movie)

Al Lawrence (Actor)

Married to the Mob 1988 (Movie)

Guy at the Piano (Actor)

Something Wild 1986 (Movie)

Guido Paonessa (Actor)

Swing Shift 1984 (Movie)

"Swing Shift" Bandleader (Actor)

Bustin' Loose 1981 (Movie)

Store Manager (Actor)

The Incredible Shrinking Woman 1981 (Movie)

Newscaster (Actor)

Melvin and Howard 1980 (Movie)

Fred Smith (Actor)

Hot Rod 1978 - 1979 (TV Show)

Actor

Citizens Band 1977 (Movie)

RV Salesman (Actor)

Yours, Mine and Ours 1968 (Movie)

Greg (Actor)

Divorce American Style 1967 (Movie)

Jonathan Harmon (Actor)
Sound (1)

Stop Making Sense 1984 (Movie)

sound rerecording mixer (Sound)
Other (1)

True Love 1989 (Movie)

assistance (Assistant)

Biography

A former child actor who grew up to become the executive producer the multi-Oscar-winning "The Silence of the Lambs" (1991), Gary Goetzman has been working with director Jonathan Demme in various capacities since serving as production manager on Demme's 1974 debut "Caged Heat/Renegade Girls". Simultaneously, he has carried on a career as a composer and producer (as well as music editor and sound recordist) for such artists as Smokey Robinson, Chaka Khan and Thelma Houston.

Relationships

Greg Goetzman

Brother
born on November 30, 1961

Milestones

2010

Re-teamed with Tom Hanks to produce the HBO miniseries The Pacific"

2008

Co-executive produced (with Tom Hanks) the HBO miniseries "John Adams"

2007

Produced "Charlie Wilson's War," starring Tom Hanks

2006

Produced the HBO series "Big Love

2004

Produced Robert Zemeckis' animated film "The Polar Express"

2002

Produced the surprise hit "My Big Fat Greek Wedding"

2001

With Tom Hanks, co-produced the HBO miniseries "Band of Brothers"

1998

Served as a producer on "Beloved"

1997

Signed three-year, first-look production deal with Universal under Clavius Base

1996

Produced Tom Hanks' directorial debut, "That Thing You Do!"; also contributed several songs

1995

Produced (with Jesse Beaton) "Devil in a Blue Dress"

1993

With Tom Hanks, formed Clavius Base, a production company

1993

Reprised role of Guido Paonessa in Demme's "Philadelphia"; also executive produced

1991

Executive produced Demme's "The Silence of the Lambs"

1990

Produced "Miami Blues"; also played bit part

1986

Introduced character of lounge singer Guido Paonessa in Demme's "Something Wild"

1984

Appeared in Demme's "Swing Shift"

1984

Produced the concert film directed by Demme, "Stop Making Sense"

1980

Had bit role in Demme's "Melvin and Howard"

1978

Wrote theme music for syndicated series "Hot City Disco"

1974

First collaboration with Jonathan Demme, production manager on Demme's directorial debut "Caged Heat"; also acted

1967

As child actor, played Dick Van Dyke's son in feature film "Divorce American Style"

Began acting career at age five

Wrote and produced songs for Smokey Robinson, Natalie Cole, Chaka Khan and numerous others

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