Hawk Koch

Producer, Executive, Director
The son of producer and studio executive Howard W. Koch, Koch was raised in the film industry, doing odd jobs on his father's sets as a child and making his own short subjects by the time he was in high school. Koch ... Read more »
Born: 12/14/1945 in Los Angeles, California, USA

Filmography

Producer (33)

Christmas in Conway 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Very Good Girls 2013 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Norman 2011 (Movie)

(Producer)

Source Code 2011 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Untraceable 2008 (Movie)

(Producer)

Blood and Chocolate 2007 (Movie)

(Producer)

Fracture 2007 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Hostage 2005 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Collateral Damage 2002 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Frequency 2000 (Movie)

(Producer)

Keeping the Faith 2000 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Beautician and the Beast 1997 (Movie)

(Producer)

Primal Fear 1996 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Losing Isaiah 1995 (Movie)

(Producer)

Virtuosity 1995 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Sliver 1993 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Temp 1993 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Wayne's World 2 1993 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Wayne's World 1992 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Necessary Roughness 1991 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Long Walk Home 1990 (Movie)

(Producer)

Rooftops 1989 (Movie)

(Producer)

A Night in Heaven 1983 (Movie)

(Producer)

Gorky Park 1983 (Movie)

(Producer)

Airplane II: the Sequel 1982 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Keep 1982 (Movie)

(Producer)

Honky Tonk Freeway 1981 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Frisco Kid 1979 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Idolmaker 1979 (Movie)

(Producer)

Heaven Can Wait 1978 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Other Side of Midnight 1977 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Beyond Reason 1976 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Riverman (TV Show)

Executive Producer
Production Management (19)

Untraceable 2008 (Movie)

(Unit Production Manager)

Fracture 2007 (Movie)

(Unit Production Manager)

Hostage 2005 (Movie)

(Unit Production Manager)

Heaven Can Wait 1978 (Movie)

(Assistant Director)

Marathon Man 1976 (Movie)

(Assistant Director)

Once Is Not Enough 1975 (Movie)

(Assistant Director)

Chinatown 1974 (Movie)

(Assistant Director)

The Drowning Pool 1974 (Movie)

(Assistant Director)

The Parallax View 1974 (Movie)

(Assistant Director)

The Way We Were 1973 (Movie)

(Assistant Director)

Bad Company 1972 (Movie)

(Assistant Director)

Up the Sandbox 1972 (Movie)

(Assistant Director)

Something Big 1971 (Movie)

(Assistant Director)

Fools' Parade 1970 (Movie)

(Assistant Director)

Getting Straight 1970 (Movie)

(Assistant Director)

Going Home 1970 (Movie)

(Assistant Director)

The Baby Maker 1970 (Movie)

(Assistant Director)

The Hired Hand 1970 (Movie)

(Assistant Director)

The April Fools 1969 (Movie)

(Assistant Director)
Actor (4)

Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired 2008 (Movie)

(Actor)

What Is a Producer? 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

Keeping the Faith 2000 (Movie)

Rabbinical Professor (Actor)

Mia Farrow: The E! True Hollywood Story 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

Actor
Executive (1)

The 85th Annual Academy Awards 2012 - 2013 (TV Show)

Executive

Biography

The son of producer and studio executive Howard W. Koch, Koch was raised in the film industry, doing odd jobs on his father's sets as a child and making his own short subjects by the time he was in high school. Koch took a sabbatical from UCLA in 1964 to work for British talent agent Harold Davison before road-managing such groups as The Supremes and The Dave Clark Five.

Relationships

Robert Koch

Son

Melinda Blinken

Sister
born in March 1939

Molly Koch

Wife
Married to Molly Jordan Koch.

Howard Koch

Father
born April 11, 1916

Ruth Koch

Mother

Emily Koch

Daughter
born in 1972

William Koch

Son
born in 1969 graduated Northwestern University c. 1991 wife Katherine gave birth to twin boys on July 16, 1996

EDUCATION

University of California at Los Angeles

Los Angeles , California

Milestones

2000

Served as producer on "Keeping the Faith" and "Frequency"

1999

Left Paramount

1991

Signed first-look deal with Paramount

1989

First production of Koch Company Productions, "Rooftops"

1980

First producer's credit, "The Idolmaker"

1977

First executive producer credit, "The Other Side of Midnight"

1968

First assistant director's credit on "The April Fools"

1968

First credit as dialogue coach on "Rosemary's Baby"

1966

Worked as second assistant director on Sydney Pollack's "This Property Is Condemned"

1964

Took sabbatical from UCLA to work for British talent agent Harold Davison

Served as president of Rastar

Worked as road manager for musical acts including The Dave Clark Five and The Supremes

Bonus Trivia

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Not to be confused with his father, producer Howard W Koch, or with 1930s-40s screenwriter Howard Koch (1901-1995).

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