Graydon Carter

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Born: 07/13/1949 in Toronto, Ontario, CA

Filmography

Actor (11)

She's Funny That Way 2015 (Movie)

(Actor)

Hey Bartender 2013 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Arbitrage 2012 (Movie)

James Mayfield (Actor)

Wall Street 2: Money Never Sleeps 2010 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Dominick Dunne: After the Party 2007 (Movie)

(Actor)

Real Time with Bill Maher 2005 - 2006 (Tv Show)

Actor

Alfie 2004 (Movie)

Wes (Actor)

Dominick Dunne: Murder He Wrote 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

The Paper 1994 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)
Producer (10)

9/11: 10 Years Later 2011 - 2012 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Public Speaking 2011 (Movie)

(Producer)

Public Speaking 2010 - 2011 (TV Show)

Producer

His Way 2010 (Movie)

(Producer)

Chicago 10 2008 (Movie)

(Producer)

Surfwise 2008 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Kid Stays in the Picture 2002 (Movie)

(Producer)

Spy Magazine Presents How to Be Famous 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

9/11 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

EDUCATION

Carleton University

Milestones

2013

Co-produces "I'll Eat You Last: A Chat with Sue Mengers"

2011

Co-produces "His Way"

2002

Co-produces "The Kid Stays in the Picture"

2002

Co-produces "9/11"

1992

Leaves the Observer for Vanity Fair

1991

Leaves Spy for The New York Observer

1986

Founds Spy with Kurt Andersen

1983

Takes staff writer position at Life

1978

Joins the staff of Time

1973

Co-founds The Canadian Review

Bonus Trivia

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Though he transformed The Canadian Review into a mainstream magazine, the publication was bankrupt shortly after his departure and left him in $50,000 in debt.

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Co-owns two popular New York restaurants, the Waverly Inn and the Monkey Bar.

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Jeff Bridges played a character loosely based upon Carter in the 2008 film "How to Lose Friends and Alienate People," based on the memoir of the same name by Toby Young.

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Has acted in two films: "Alfie" (2004) and "Arbitage" (2012).

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Between his writing stint at Time and co-founding Spy, Carter worked as a staff writer at Life.

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With former Spy co-founder Kurt Andersen and contributing writer George Kalogerakis, he edited Spy: The Funny Years, a compilation of its best material, in 2006.

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"I did a bunch of blue-collar jobs, because I knew I'd wind up with a white-collar job at some point, and I wanted to, I don't know, I wanted to taste life. I dug graves for a while, I worked as a stock boy in a big department store, I worked in a bank." Carter, in NewYork, 2013.

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Produced the play "I'll Eat You Last: A Chat with Sue Mengers" in 2013.

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A 2013 feature in the New York Times detailed the public feud between many major stars, including Gwyneth Paltrow and Katie Holmes, over Carter's decision to take a harder edge on Vanity Fair's celebrity coverage.

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