Rick Bieber

Executive, Producer, Attorney
Began career as an attorney with Columbia Pictures in the late 1970s before joining NBC and later HBO as an executive specializing in business affairs and programming operations. At HBO Pictures Bieber supervised ... Read more »

Filmography

Producer (9)

The 5th Quarter 2011 (Movie)

(Producer)

Aurora Borealis 2006 (Movie)

(Producer)

Crazy 2006 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Illusion 2006 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Caught in the Act 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Made in America 1993 (Movie)

(Producer)

Hard Promises 1992 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Radio Flyer 1992 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Flatliners 1990 (Movie)

(Producer)
Writer (2)

The 5th Quarter 2011 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Crazy 2006 (Movie)

(Screenplay)
Director (2)

The 5th Quarter 2011 (Movie)

(Director)

Crazy 2006 (Movie)

(Director)

Biography

Began career as an attorney with Columbia Pictures in the late 1970s before joining NBC and later HBO as an executive specializing in business affairs and programming operations. At HBO Pictures Bieber supervised production of more than 20 films in the mid-80s including Roger Spottiswoode's "The Last Innocent Man", Martin Davidson's "Long Gone", the well-received "Mandela" and "Baja Oklahoma". In 1988, with actor/producer Michael Douglas, he formed the independent production company Stonebridge Entertainment, where as president he produced "Flatliners" (1990) and executive produced "Radio Flyer" and "Hard Promises" (1992). Bieber also formed Third Stone Music with Michael Douglas and partner Dick Rudolph. Upon the dissolution of Stonebridge, he was named president of FNM Films, where his mandate is to jump-start the Fox Broadcasting Company's movie department, overseeing all Fox in-house longform projects and supplying Fox planned movie night with product.

Milestones

1992

Named president of FNM Films in April

1983

Promoted to HBO's vice president business arffairs and HBO Pictures Acquisition

1982

Became HBO's director of business affairs, West Coast

Formed Stonebridge Entertainment with Michael Douglas and served as president

Named senior vice president of HBO Pictures and programming operations

Joined NBC as director of program acquisitions and business affairs (dates approximate)

Worked at Columbia Pictures as an attorney

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