John Foreman

Producer, Executive, Teacher
Prolific producer whose first film, "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid" (1969), was made through Newman-Foreman Productions, a company he formed with Paul Newman. The film erought Foreman his first Oscar nomination; he ... Read more »
Born: 07/25/1925 in Idaho Falls, Idaho, USA

Filmography

Producer (18)

Up Close and Personal 1996 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Mannequin Two: on the Move 1991 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Millennium 1989 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Prizzi's Honor 1985 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Ice Pirates 1984 (Movie)

(Producer)

The First Great Train Robbery 1979 (Movie)

(Producer)

Bobby Deerfield 1977 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Man Who Would Be King 1975 (Movie)

(Producer)

Pocket Money 1972 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean 1972 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Mackintosh Man 1972 (Movie)

(Producer)

Sometimes a Great Notion 1971 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds 1971 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

They Might Be Giants 1971 (Movie)

(Producer)

Puzzle of a Downfall Child 1970 (Movie)

(Producer)

Wusa 1970 (Movie)

(Producer)

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid 1969 (Movie)

(Producer)

Winning 1969 (Movie)

(Producer)
Visual Effects & Animation (1)

Gary & Mike (TV Show)

Animator

Biography

Prolific producer whose first film, "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid" (1969), was made through Newman-Foreman Productions, a company he formed with Paul Newman. The film erought Foreman his first Oscar nomination; he earned a second for "Prizzi's Honor" (1985), the last of four John Huston films that he produced. Other credits include "They Might Be Giants" (1971), "The Man Who Would Be King" (1975) end "Ice Pirates" (1984).

Relationships

Amanda Foreman

Daughter
born July 15, 1966 acted on The WB's "Felicity" survived him

Julie Foreman

Daughter
born September 14, 1963 survived him

Linda Lawson

Wife
born in 1936 survived him

Milestones

1991

Final producing effort, "Mannequin Two: On the Move"

1982

Became VP of worldwide theatrical production for MGM/UA

1972

First collaboration with John Houston, "The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean"

1968

Debut as a producer, "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid"

1968

Formed Newman-Foreman Productions with Paul Newman

Co-founded Creative Management Agency, which later became ICM

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