Peter Bart

Executive, Journalist, Producer
Born: 07/23/1932 in Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts, USA

Filmography

Actor (18)

The Godfather Legacy 2011 - 2012 (TV Show)

Actor

AMC StoryMakers 2008 - 2009 (TV Show)

Host

Lou Dobbs Tonight 1980 - 2009 (TV Show)

Actor

Sunday Morning Shoot-Out 2003 - 2008 (TV Show)

Actor

Manufacturing Dissent 2007 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

The 2nd Annual Quill Awards 2006 - 2007 (TV Show)

Actor

Movies That Shook the World 2005 - 2006 (TV Show)

Actor

Hollywood Home Movies 2004 - 2005 (TV Show)

Actor

Inside Deep Throat 2005 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Tell Them Who You Are 2005 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

The Last Mogul 2005 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Hollywood, D.C.: A Tale of Two Cities 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

Burn, Hollywood, Burn 1998 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Steve McQueen: King of Cool 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Actor

Sex and the Silver Screen 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

Narrator

American Cinema 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Actor

Marlon Brando, Wild One 1993 - 1994 (TV Show)

Actor
Producer (7)

Fun With Dick and Jane 2005 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Revenge of the Nerds II 1987 (Movie)

(Producer)

Youngblood 1986 (Movie)

(Producer)

Revenge of the Nerds 1984 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Fun With Dick and Jane 1977 (Movie)

(Producer)

Islands in the Stream 1977 (Movie)

(Producer)

Boffo! Tinseltown's Bombs and Blockbusters (TV Show)

Executive Producer
Writer (1)

Making It 1971 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Relationships

Dorothy Bart

Wife

Max Bart

Father

Leslie Bart

Wife
Married February 23, 1982

Clara Bart

Mother
Born in Austria emigrated to America in 1914

Colby Bart

Daughter
Born in 1962 mother, Dorothy Bart

Dilys Bart

Daughter
Born in 1966 mother, Dorothy Bart

Moses Bart

Grandfather
Born in Austria emigrated to America in 1913 at age 57

EDUCATION

Swarthmore College

Swarthmore , Pennsylvania
Founded by the Society of Friends (Quakers); editor of the school newspaper

London School of Economics

Attended on fellowship

Friends Seminary

New York , New York
A Quaker-run school

Milestones

2006

Published the novel, Boffo! : How I Learned to Love the Blockbuster and Fear the Bomb

2006

Executive produced the HBO documentary "Boffo! Tinseltown's Bombs and Blockbusters"

2003

Co-hosts the weekly AMC television program, "Shootout (formerly Sunday Morning Shootout)" with film producer Peter Guber

2002

Co-authored Shoot out: Surviving the Fame and (Mis)Fortune of Hollywood with with Peter Guber

1998

Appeared on screen in "Burn, Hollywood, Burn"

1990

Published first book, Fade Out: The Calamitous Final Days of MGM

1989

Joined Variety as vice president and editor-in-chief; presiding over the Daily Variety, Weekly Variety and Variety.com

1987

Produced the sequel "Revenge of the Nerds II"

1984

Executive produced "Revenge of the Nerds"; reportedly concocted the original idea and story treatment with youngest daughter

1983

Served as senior vice president of MGM/UA

1977

Produced "Islands in the Stream" and "Fun with Dick and Jane"

1977

Appointed president of Lorimar Films

1974

Left Paramount to form an independent production company

1969

Scripted first film, "Making It"

1967

Hired to be Evans' second-in-command at Paramount

1966

Wrote profile of actor turned producer Robert Evans just before Evans was appointed as vice president at Paramount

1956

Hired a staff reporter for The Wall Street Journal

Hired to work in advertising and media for The New York Times; named a national correspondent in 1964

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