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Jerry Bruckheimer

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Biography

Bruckheimer at a ceremony to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in June 2013

Jerome Leon "Jerry" Bruckheimer (born September 21, 1943) is an American film and television producer. He has achieved great success in the genres of action, drama, and science fiction. His best known television series are CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, CSI: Miami, CSI: NY, Without a Trace, Cold Case, and the U.S. version of The Amazing Race. At one point, three of his TV series ranked among the top 10 in the U.S. ratings—a unique feat in television.

Fact file

  • Born: Jerome Leon Bruckheimer September 21, 1943 (age 71) Detroit, Michigan, US
  • Residence: Los Angeles, California, US
  • Education: Mumford High School
  • Alma mater: University of Arizona
  • Occupation: Producer Director at ZeniMax Media
  • Years active: 1972–present
  • Notable work: Beverly Hills Cop, Flashdance, Top Gun, The Rock, Con Air, Coyote Ugly, Crimson Tide, Armageddon, Enemy of the State, Gone in 60 Seconds, Black Hawk Down, Pearl Harbor, Bad Boys, Pirates of the Caribbean, King Arthur, Prince of Persia, National Treasure
  • Home town: Detroit, Michigan, US
  • Salary: $115 million (2012)
  • Net worth: US$850 million (2012)
  • Spouse(s): Bonnie Bruckheimer (divorced) Linda Bruckheimer

Read more about Jerry Bruckheimer at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

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