Lawrence Gordon

Producer, Executive, TV writer
Commercially successful producer of both independent and studio-based films; president of 20th Century-Fox from 1984 to 1986. Gordon, whose brother Charles is also a producer, began his career as an assistant to Aaron ... Read more »
Born: 03/25/1936 in Belzoni, Mississippi, USA

Filmography

Producer (57)

Watchmen 2009 (Movie)

(Producer)

Hellboy II: The Golden Army 2008 (Movie)

(Producer)

Hellboy 2004 (Movie)

(Producer)

K-Pax 2001 (Movie)

(Producer)

Lara Croft: Tomb Raider 2001 (Movie)

(Producer)

K-911 1999 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Mystery Men 1999 (Movie)

(Producer)

Timecop 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Boogie Nights 1997 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Event Horizon 1997 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Devil's Own 1997 (Movie)

(Producer)

Used People 1992 (Movie)

("presents") (Producer)

The Rocketeer 1991 (Movie)

(Producer)

Another 48 Hours 1990 (Movie)

(Producer)

Die Hard 2: Die Harder 1990 (Movie)

(Producer)

Predator 2 1990 (Movie)

(Producer)

Family Business 1989 (Movie)

(Producer)

Field of Dreams 1989 (Movie)

(Producer)

K-9 1989 (Movie)

(Producer)

Leviathan 1989 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Lock Up 1989 (Movie)

(Producer)

Die Hard 1988 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Couch Trip 1988 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Wrong Guys 1988 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Predator 1987 (Movie)

(Producer)

Jumpin' Jack Flash 1986 (Movie)

(Producer)

Lucas 1986 (Movie)

(Producer)

Brewster's Millions 1985 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Streets 1984 - 1985 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Streets of Fire 1984 (Movie)

(Producer)

Lone Star 1982 - 1983 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Renegades 1982 - 1983 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

48 HRS. 1982 (Movie)

(Producer)

Jekyll and Hyde... Together Again 1981 (Movie)

(Producer)

Paternity 1981 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Nightengales 1978 - 1979 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Warriors 1979 (Movie)

(Producer)

Xanadu 1979 (Movie)

(Producer)

Hooper 1978 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

It's Not the Size That Counts 1978 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Driver 1978 (Movie)

(Producer)

The End 1978 (Movie)

(Producer)

Dog and Cat 1976 - 1977 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Rolling Thunder 1977 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Hard Times 1975 (Movie)

(Producer)

Home Cookin' 1974 - 1975 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Dillinger 1973 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Born (Movie)

(Producer)

Dog and Cat (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Hellboy: Blood and Iron (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Lacy and the Mississippi Queen (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Matt Houston (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Our Family Honor (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Stunts Unlimited (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Missing Are Deadly (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Renegades (TV Show)

Executive Producer
Writer (2)

Burke's Law 1963 - 1965 (TV Show)

Writer

Five Desperate Women (TV Show)

From Story
Actor (1)

Naked Hollywood 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

Commercially successful producer of both independent and studio-based films; president of 20th Century-Fox from 1984 to 1986. Gordon, whose brother Charles is also a producer, began his career as an assistant to Aaron Spelling.

Relationships

Charles Gordon

Brother
frequent business partner

EDUCATION

Tulane University

New Orleans , Louisiana

Milestones

1994

Formed Lawrence Gordon Productions at Universal

1986

Co-produced the Broadway musical "Smile"

1984

President of 20th Century-Fox

1975

First US film as producer "Hard Times"

1973

First film as executive producer "Dillinger"

1970

Named vp of Screen Gems television

1968

Hired by Roger Corman's American International Pictures as vp project development

1965

Joined Bob Banner Associates

1965

Hired by ABC-TV in California to work in talent development

1964

Star Television

Began career as assistant to producer Aaron Spelling at Four

Formed Gordon Company with brother Charles

Chairman and CEO of Largo Entertainment

Returned to AIP as vp worldwide production

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