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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

In the news

sclarkevariety
Variety, 2019-06-05 07:27:24
Fox has snagged U.S. cop show “L.A.’s Finest” for the U.K. The series is set within the universe of Jerry Bruckheimer’s “Bad Boys” franchise and is an original for Spectrum in the U.S. In the wake of the LA Screenings, Fox Networks Group has acquired the 13-part procedural. It will ...

danvariety
Variety, 2019-05-14 00:10:31
“L.A.’s Finest” isn’t just a cop show. It’s a gambit — a bet placed by cable provider Spectrum that by providing not just access to HBO and HGTV but original programming of its own, it’ll stand out. The series, a Jerry Bruckheimer production set within the universe of his “Bad ...

Cássia ( Patricia Pillar )
Variety, 2019-01-22 20:44:47
MIAMI — In hallowed tradition, Brazilian TV giant Globo unveiled its NATPE line-up on the first day of the Miami trade fair. With scripted and non-scripted promos playing to a thundering soundtrack Jerry Bruckheimer would have been proud of, this was, as ever for Globo, a polished and powerful presentation. ...

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