Michael De Luca

Executive, Producer, Screenwriter
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Born: 08/12/1965 in Brooklyn, New York, USA

Filmography

Producer (58)

Fifty Shades of Grey 2015 (Movie)

(Producer)

Dracula Untold 2014 (Movie)

(Producer)

Mob City 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Captain Phillips 2013 (Movie)

(Producer)

Butter 2012 (Movie)

(Producer)

Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance 3D 2012 (Movie)

(Producer)

Drive Angry 2011 (Movie)

(Producer)

Fright Night 2011 (Movie)

(Producer)

Moneyball 2011 (Movie)

(Producer)

Priest 2011 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Sitter 2011 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Social Network 2010 (Movie)

(Producer)

Brothers 2009 (Movie)

(Producer)

21 2008 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Love Guru 2008 (Movie)

(Producer)

Ghost Rider 2007 (Movie)

(Producer)

Zathura 2005 (Movie)

(Producer)

A Man Apart 2003 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Unconditional Love (New Line) 2002 - 2003 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Blade II 2002 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

John Q. 2002 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Knockaround Guys 2002 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Storytelling 2002 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Blow 2001 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Hedwig and the Angry Inch 2001 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Highway 2001 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

I Am Sam 2001 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Life As A House 2001 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Run, Ronnie, Run 2001 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Rush Hour 2 2001 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Town & Country 2001 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Little Nicky 2000 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Lost Souls 2000 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Thirteen Days 2000 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Austin Powers: the Spy Who Shagged Me 1999 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Body Shots 1999 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Detroit Rock City 1999 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Magnolia 1999 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Bachelor 1999 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

American History X 1998 (Movie)

(Co-Executive Producer)

Dark City 1998 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Lost in Space 1998 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Pleasantville 1998 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

B.A.P.S. 1997 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Boogie Nights 1997 (Movie)

(Co-Executive Producer)

One Night Stand 1997 (Movie)

(Co-Executive Producer)

Wag the Dog 1997 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Last Man Standing 1996 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Long Kiss Goodnight 1996 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Don Juan Demarco 1995 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

In the Mouth of Madness 1995 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Mask 1994 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

National Lampoon's Loaded Weapon 1 1993 (Movie)

(Co-Executive Producer)

Deep Cover 1992 (Movie)

(Co-Executive Producer)

Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare 1991 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Leatherface: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre III 1990 (Movie)

(Associate Producer)

Kashmir (Movie)

(Producer)

Ricky Stanicky (Movie)

(Producer)
Executive (34)

Cheats 2003 (Movie)

(Studio Executive)

John Q. 2002 (Movie)

(Studio Executive)

Storytelling 2002 (Movie)

(Studio Executive)

Bones 2001 (Movie)

(Studio Executive)

Highway 2001 (Movie)

(Studio Executive)

I Am Sam 2001 (Movie)

(Studio Executive)

Boiler Room 2000 (Movie)

(Studio Executive)

Little Nicky 2000 (Movie)

(Studio Executive)

Lost Souls 2000 (Movie)

(Studio Executive)

The Cell 2000 (Movie)

(Studio Executive)

Thirteen Days 2000 (Movie)

(Studio Executive)

Austin Powers: the Spy Who Shagged Me 1999 (Movie)

(Studio Executive)

Body Shots 1999 (Movie)

(Studio Executive)

Detroit Rock City 1999 (Movie)

(Studio Executive)

Magnolia 1999 (Movie)

(Studio Executive)

The Bachelor 1999 (Movie)

(Studio Executive)

American History X 1998 (Movie)

(Studio Executive)

Dark City 1998 (Movie)

(Studio Executive)

Lost in Space 1998 (Movie)

(Studio Executive)

Pleasantville 1998 (Movie)

(Studio Executive)

The Players Club 1998 (Movie)

(New Line) (Creative Executive)

Boogie Nights 1997 (Movie)

(Studio Executive)

One Night Stand 1997 (Movie)

(Studio Executive)

Wag the Dog 1997 (Movie)

(Studio Executive)

Last Man Standing 1996 (Movie)

(Studio Executive)

The Long Kiss Goodnight 1996 (Movie)

(Studio Executive)

In the Mouth of Madness 1995 (Movie)

(Studio Executive)

The Mask 1994 (Movie)

(Studio Executive)

National Lampoon's Loaded Weapon 1 1993 (Movie)

(Studio Executive)

Deep Cover 1992 (Movie)

(Studio Executive)

Book of Love 1991 (Movie)

(Creative Executive)

Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare 1991 (Movie)

(Studio Executive)

A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child 1989 (Movie)

(Production Executive)

A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master 1988 (Movie)

(Production Executive)
Writer (6)

In the Mouth of Madness 1995 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Judge Dredd 1995 (Movie)

(From Story)

Star Trek: Voyager 1994 - 1995 (Tv Show)

From Story

Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare 1991 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Freddy's Nightmares 1988 - 1989 (TV Show)

Writer

Dark Justice (TV Show)

Writer
Actor (1)

A Decade Under the Influence 2003 (Movie)

Interviewer (Actor)
Other (1)

Dangerous Ground 1997 (Movie)

(Special Thanks)

EDUCATION

New York University

New York , New York
enrolled at age 17; dropped out

Milestones

2001

Executive produced "Blow", a biopic of cocaine dealer George Jung starring Johnny Depp

2001

Joined DreamWorks as production president and COO (June)

2001

Left New Line (February)

2000

Served as an executive producer on the historical drama "Thirteen Days"

1999

Executive produced the box-office hit sequel "Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me"

1999

Reteamed with P.T. Anderson on "Magnolia"

1998

Was co-executive producer of the controversial "American History X"

1998

At a party held at the home of William Morris Agency president Arnold Rifkin, reportedly engaged in a consensual sexual act with a female while guest looked on; according to the Los Angeles Times, was escorted from the property by security guards

1998

Greenlit "Town & Country", a romantic comedy starring Diane Keaton, Goldie Hawn and Warren Beatty; the film's troubled production dragged on for almost two years before it was completed; released theatrically in 2001

1997

Served as executive producer of the satirical comedy "Wag the Dog"

1997

Began affiliation with Paul Thomas Anderson on "Boogie Nights"

1995

Penned the screenplay for and executive produced "In the Mouth of Madness"

1994

Executive produced "The Mask", starring Jim Carrey

1993

Named president of production at New Line

1992

In October, promoted to executive vice president and chief operating officer of New Line's productions unit

1992

Named senior vice president of production at New Line Cinema in April

1991

Executive produced and wrote the screenplay for the feature film, "Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare"

1991

Wrote for and served as an executive story consultant on the CBS series, "Dark Justice"

1989

Appointed vice president for creative development at New Line

1988

Associate produced the feature, "Leatherface: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre III"

1988

Co-wrote the premiere episode of the syndicated TV series, "Freddy's Nightmares"; has also served as an executive story consultant for the series

1986

Formally joined New Line

1984

Began working as an intern at New Line Cinema at age 19 while completing his undergraduate degree at NYU

Raised in the Canarsie section of Brooklyn, New York

Worked as a senior story editor and later director of development at New Line

Bonus Trivia

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A November 1996 GQ profile by Lucy Kaylin recounted an evening of drinking with De Luca that ended in his punching another patron whom he thought was blocking his way.

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Also in 1996, De Luca received two years' probation and payed a $500 fine for driving "under the influence of an alcoholic beverage and a drug." (Source: Los Angeles Times, March 27, 1998.

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Named as Variety's Showman of the Year (1999).

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