Stephen J Friedman

Producer, Screenwriter, Attorney
Former entertainment attorney who made a successful debut as a producer with "The Last Picture Show" (1971) and formed his own company, Kings Road Entertainment, in 1974.
Born: 03/15/1937 in Brooklyn, New York, USA

Filmography

Producer (23)

Mother (Laloggia, 1996) 1994 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Knights 1993 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

There Goes the Neighborhood 1992 (Movie)

(Producer)

My Best Friend Is a Vampire 1988 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

The Night Before 1988 (Movie)

(Producer)

Morgan Stewart's Coming Home 1987 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Big Easy 1987 (Movie)

(Producer)

Touch and Go 1986 (Movie)

(Producer)

Creator 1985 (Movie)

(Producer)

Enemy Mine 1985 (Movie)

(Producer)

All of Me 1984 (Movie)

(Producer)

Eye of the Needle 1981 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Incubus 1981 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Hero at Large 1980 (Movie)

(Producer)

Little Darlings 1980 (Movie)

(Producer)

Fast Break 1979 (Movie)

(Producer)

Bloodbrothers 1978 (Movie)

(Producer)

Slap Shot 1977 (Movie)

(Producer)

Rhyme and Reason 1974 - 1976 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Hollywood on Trial 1975 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Lovin' Molly 1974 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Last Picture Show 1971 (Movie)

(Producer)

The President's Mistress (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Biography

Former entertainment attorney who made a successful debut as a producer with "The Last Picture Show" (1971) and formed his own company, Kings Road Entertainment, in 1974.

Relationships

Susan Aguado

Sister
survived him

Dorothy Friedman

Mother
survived him

EDUCATION

Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia , Pennsylvania

Harvard Law School

Cambridge , Massachusetts
(LLB)

Milestones

1984

Founded production company King Road Entertainment

1978

Executive produced first TV-movie, "The President's Mistress"

1976

First feature as executive producer, "Hollywood on Trial"

1975

TV debut as executive producer of the celebrity game show "Rhyme and Reason"

1974

Wrote first screenplay, also produced, "Lovin' Molly"

1974

Formed production company, Kings Road Entertainment

1970

Feature debut as producer, "The Last Picture Show" after aquiring rights to the novel by Larry McMurty; film nominated for eight Academy Awards including Best Picture

Became motion-picture attorney for Paramount and Columbia film studios and the Ashley Famous talent agency

Began career as an attorney with the Federal Trade Commission

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