Birthday: 23-09-1961
Age: 57
Star sign: Libra

Bruce L. Cohen is a television, film, and theatre producer. Cohen was born in a Jewish house and built in Falls Church, Virginia. In the year 1983, he graded from Yale University with a degree of Bachelor of Arts in Cinema Studies. After school, he travelled to Los Angeles where he took a clerical job as a Directors Organization of America trainee on The Color Purple by Steven Spielberg and went on to work as an associate producer and first associate director on Spielberg's Hook.

Cohen gained the Best Film Oscar for creating American Beauty. He received additional Best Picture submissions for Milk and Silver Linings Playbook. American Beauty, conducted by Sam Mendes, acquired a total of five Oscars, British Academy of Film and Television, Golden Globe, and Producers Guild of America honours. Milk, led by Gus Van Sant, was chosen for eight Academy Awards and got Oscars for Best Actor and Best Elementary Screenplay, as well as the Stanley Kramer Honor. Silver Linings Playbook, penned and directed by David O. Russell, was called for eight Oscars. It was the first movie in 31 years to be drafted in all four acting levels, and Jennifer Lawrence acquired the Oscar in the Best Actress section.

Among the other movies, Cohen has created Big Fish, guided by Tim Burton. This movie won both a BAFTA nominee for Best Picture and Golden Globe. He is currently a lead elder of the stage musical story of Big Fish, now at the Neil Simon Broadway, with management and choreography by five-time Tony champion Susan Stroman. In television, Cohen was managing producer of the ABC set Pushing Daisies, which acquired a total of seven Emmys and was chosen for a Golden Globe for Best Drama. He was also an executive producer of the CBS exclusive Movies Rock and was decided for an Emmy in the year 2011 for presenting the 83rd Annual Academy Honors.

Cohen is on the Board of Committee of the Generator Guild, having served two times as vice director of action pictures, and is on the Executive Plank of the Producer's Branch of the Society of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. He is Director of the Board of manager of the American Foundation for the Equal Rights, the organisation behind the recently successful Supreme Court case to have California's Project 8 declared undemocratic. He is wedded to Gabe, and they have a two-year-old child.

Brian Witten English Actor

Brian Witten

Brian Witten is a producer. He received his degree from the New York University. For a while, he was writing comic books. Then one day Mike De Luca hooked him to New Line Cinema. It is a popular American film studio. It was found in 1967. After sometime he shifted to Paramount Pictures. It is a famous film distributor, television Production Company, and a film studio. Brian Witten started producing the film in the year 1997. He was the co-executive producer of the film “Spawn” in 1997. In the same year, he was the executive producer of the film “Mortal Kombat: Annihilation”. In 1998 he was the executive producer of 3 films namely ‘The Wedding Singer’,’ Dark City’, and ‘American History X’. In 1999 he was the co-executive producer of the film “The Corrupter” and the executive producer of the film “Detroit Rock City”. He was also the executive producer of the movie “The Astronaut's Wife” in the same year. In the year 2000, Brain Witten was the executive producer of the popular supernatural horror film “Final Destination”. It was directed by James Wong. The movie earned 112 million dollars, and it was a worldwide hit. He was also the executive producer of the film “Little Nicky” in the same year. For the film “Knock around Guys”, Brian Witten was the executive producer in 2001. In 2002 he was the executive producer of P.J. Hogan’s “Unconditional Love”. Then Brian Witten had a huge break. He came back again after many years in 2009 and was the executive producer of “Friday the 13th”. He then became the producer of “The Shortcut” in 2009. It was a horror thriller film. It was directed by Nicholas Goossen. The film received many negative reviews. In 2010 he produced the psychological horror film “Mother’s Day”. It was directed by Darren Lynn Bousman. The film got mixed reviews. He then had a break for a year. He came back again in 2012 and produced the film “Chernobyl Diaries”. It was a disaster horror film. Brad Parker directed the film. The movie earned 37 million dollars. He then produced the film “The Barrens”. It was also a horror film. It was also directed by Darren Lynn Bousman. In the same year, he produced the film “Silent Nights”. In 2014 Brian worked as executive producer of the movie “The Truth about You”. In 2016, he produced the film “Cell”. It was a science fiction horror film. It was directed by Tod Williams.

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Bryan Burk

Bryan Burk graduated from the prestigious University of Southern California’s School of Cinematic Arts in 1991. At the beginning of his career, he started working under producers John Davis, Ned Tanen and Brad Weston. In 1995, at Gerber Pictures, he worked on Mark Rydell’s, James Dean, a biopic, with James Franco playing the role of James Dean. The film got rave reviews from critics and also went on to win an Emmy Award. Burk donned the hat of the associate producer for the 3rd season of the spy-action series, ‘Alias’, and assisted with post production. Burk was promoted to the position of the co-producer for the 4th and 5th season. Burk became J. J. Abrams’ producing partner at Bad Robot, and collaborated on ‘Lost’, a television drama series. After the success of Lost, Burk, along with J. J. Abrams, founded Bad Robot Productions, in 2006. The same year, the company signed a production agreement with Paramount Pictures and Warner Bros Television. In 2008, Burk worked as the executive producer for the sci-fi TV series, ‘Fringe’. Though the series received mainly negative reviews, it developed a huge cult following. In 2009, Burk was roped into working as the executive producer on J. J. Abrams’ sci-fi adventure, Star Trek. The film became a huge success at the box office and went on to win numerous accolades, including four Academy Award nominations. The same year, Burk teamed up with Steven Spielberg to produce J. J. Abrams’ sci-fi thriller, Super 8. The film garnered positive reviews from critics and became a commercial success at the box office. The film was praised universally for its special effects. Burk worked on the fourth installment of the spy action series, Mission Impossible, titled Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol, directed by Brad Bird. The film became a critical and commercial success, and remains Tom Cruise’s highest grossing film. Burk again teamed up with Abrams and produced the critically acclaimed sci-fi crime drama, Person of Interest. The series won the People’s Choice Award in the category of Favorite New TV Drama in 2012, and Favorite Crime Drama in 2016. In 2013, Bryan worked as a producer on the second installment of the Star Trek series, directed by J. J. Abrams, with British actor Benedict Cumberbatch playing the antagonist. The film became the highest-grossing film in the series. A sequel, Star Trek Beyond, also produced by Burk, has been scheduled to be released in 2016. The 2015 release, Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation, saw Bryan Burk as the producer along with J. J. Abrams and Tom Cruise, also the lead. The film was based on Bruce Geller’s novel, Mission: Impossible. The film became a box office success. The same year, he produced one of the most awaited films of the year, Star Wars: The Force Awakens. The film received a grand opening in the box office, and became the third highest-grossing film of all time.

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