Nick Wechsler

Producer, Lawyer, Screenwriter
Producer who began his career as a lawyer, moving into entertainment as a talent manager for musicians, including The Band's guitarist Robbie Robertson. Wechsler began building a reputation for taking on projects that ... Read more »

Filmography

Producer (41)

Magic Mike XXL 2015 (Movie)

(Producer)

Serena 2014 (Movie)

(Producer)

Under the Skin 2014 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Counselor 2013 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Host 2013 (Movie)

(Producer)

Magic Mike 2012 (Movie)

(Producer)

Last Night 2011 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Road 2009 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Time Traveler's Wife 2009 (Movie)

(Producer)

Fierce People 2007 (Movie)

(Producer)

Reservation Road 2007 (Movie)

(Producer)

We Own the Night 2007 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Fountain 2006 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

North Country 2005 (Movie)

(Producer)

Final Cut 2004 (Movie)

(Producer)

25th Hour 2002 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

15 Minutes 2001 (Movie)

(Producer)

Antitrust 2001 (Movie)

(Producer)

Signs & Wonders 2001 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Invisible Circus 2001 (Movie)

(Producer)

Quills 2000 (Movie)

(Producer)

Requiem for A Dream 2000 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Yards 2000 (Movie)

(Producer)

Polish Wedding 1998 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Eve's Bayou 1997 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Love Jones 1997 (Movie)

(Producer)

Trees Lounge 1996 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Little Odessa 1995 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Journey of August King 1995 (Movie)

(Producer)

The New Age 1994 (Movie)

(Producer)

Fathers and Sons 1992 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Player 1992 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Red Shoe Diaries 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Rapture 1991 (Movie)

(Producer)

Drugstore Cowboy 1989 (Movie)

(Producer)

Mala Noche 1989 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Sex, Lies, and Videotape 1989 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Beat 1988 (Movie)

(Producer)

Remember the Night 1939 (Movie)

(Producer)

Noriega: God's Favorite (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Matarese Circle (Movie)

(Producer)
Writer (1)

Made in U.S.A. 1986 (Movie)

(Screenplay)
Other (2)

Storytelling 2002 (Movie)

(Special Thanks)

Man of the Year 1996 (Movie)

very special thanks (Special Thanks)

Biography

Producer who began his career as a lawyer, moving into entertainment as a talent manager for musicians, including The Band's guitarist Robbie Robertson. Wechsler began building a reputation for taking on projects that didn't fall easily into genres. "I have offbeat sensibilities," he has been quoted as saying, "and can find homes for directors that veer in that direction."

EDUCATION

University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia , Pennsylvania

Loyola University New Orleans

New Orleans , Louisiana

University of Southern California

Los Angeles , California

Milestones

1989

Executive produced surprise hit, "sex, lies and videotape"

1988

For Avenue Entertainment, developed and produced Gus Van Sant's second film, "Drugstore Cowboy"

1987

Produced with Julia Phillips and John Kilik for Vestron, "The Beat" (directed by Paul Mones)

1986

Co-wrote story for feature, "Made In USA" (directed by Ken Friedman for Hemdale)

1985

Became president of the Motion Picture Division of Northcorp, a company created by Frank Yablans and the Producers Sale Organization

Partner in entertainment law firm

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