Laurence Mark

Producer, Executive
Laurence Mark has worked in a variety of fields in the movie business, beginning in publicity, working his way up to the executive suite and eventually heading his own production company.
Born: in New York City, New York, USA

Filmography

Producer (42)

Date and Switch 2014 (Movie)

(Producer)

Last Vegas 2013 (Movie)

(Producer)

Political Animals 2011 - 2012 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

How Do You Know 2010 (Movie)

(Producer)

81st Annual Academy Awards 2008 - 2009 (TV Show)

Producer

Julie & Julia 2009 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Lookout 2007 (Movie)

(Producer)

Dreamgirls 2006 (Movie)

(Producer)

Last Holiday 2006 (Movie)

(Producer)

I, Robot 2004 (Movie)

(Producer)

Glitter 2001 (Movie)

(Producer)

Riding in Cars With Boys 2001 (Movie)

(Producer)

Center Stage 2000 (Movie)

(Producer)

Finding Forrester 2000 (Movie)

(Producer)

Hanging Up 2000 (Movie)

(Producer)

Anywhere But Here 1999 (Movie)

(Producer)

Bicentennial Man 1999 (Movie)

(Producer)

Deep Rising 1998 (Movie)

(Producer)

Oliver Twist 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Simon Birch 1998 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Object of My Affection 1998 (Movie)

(Producer)

As Good As It Gets 1997 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Romy and Michele's High School Reunion 1997 (Movie)

(Producer)

Jerry Maguire 1996 (Movie)

(Producer)

Cutthroat Island 1995 (Movie)

(Producer)

Tom and Huck 1995 (Movie)

(Producer)

Gunmen 1994 (Movie)

(Producer)

Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit 1993 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Adventures of Huck Finn 1993 (Movie)

(Producer)

One Good Cop 1991 (Movie)

(Producer)

True Colors 1991 (Movie)

(Producer)

Mr. Destiny 1990 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Tennessee Williams' Sweet Bird of Youth 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Cookie 1989 (Movie)

(Producer)

My Stepmother Is An Alien 1988 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Working Girl 1988 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Black Widow 1987 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Center Stage: Turn it Up (TV Show)

Producer

Kiss My Act (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Romy and Michele: In the Beginning (TV Show)

Consulting Producer

The Greatest Showman on Earth (Movie)

(Producer)

These Old Broads (TV Show)

Executive Producer
Actor (1)

Dreamgirls: Divas Drama and Destiny 2006 - 2007 (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

Laurence Mark has worked in a variety of fields in the movie business, beginning in publicity, working his way up to the executive suite and eventually heading his own production company.

Relationships

Marion Carter

Mother

James Mark

Father

EDUCATION

Wesleyan University

Middletown , Connecticut 1971

Hotchkiss School

Connecticut

New York University

New York , New York 1973

Milestones

2007

Produced the thriller, "The Lookout"; directed by Scott Frank

2006

Produced the award winning feature, "Dreamgirls," adapted from the 1981 Broadway musical of the same name

2001

Produced "Riding in Cars with Boys," starring Drew Barrymore

2000

Produced the Gus Van Sant directed, "Finding Forrester"

1998

Produced "The Object of My Affection"

1998

In April, signed a three-year film and television production deal with Columbia Pictures

1997

Executive produced the Oscar-nominated "As Good As It Gets," directed by Brooks

1996

Broadway producing debut, "Big"

1996

Earned an Oscar Nomination for "Jerry Maguire"; co-produced with James L Brooks, Richard Sakai and Cameron Crowe

1989

Moved Laurence Mark Productions to Walt Disney Studios

1989

Produced first TV movie, "Sweet Bird of Youth"

1987

Produced first feature, "Black Widow"

1986

Established Laurence Mark Productions at Fox

1984

Joined 20th Century-Fox as executive vice-president, production

1982

Promoted to vice-president, production at Paramount

1980

Promoted to vice-president, West Coast marketing, at Paramount

Began career as a trainee and publicist for United Artists

Produced the L.A. stage production "Brooklyn Laundry," co-starring Woody Harrelson and Glenn Close

Promoted to executive director of publishing, motion picture division, Paramount (New York)

Joined Paramount Pictures as marketing/production liason director

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