Jacob Pechenik is an American film producer. He became popular as a producer of Craig Johnson’s 2014 comedy-drama film, The Skeleton Twins. He is also the Executive Producer of Anne Hathaway-starrer Song One, Kevin Costner’s Black or White, and the Indie comedy film, Electric Slide. Initially, Pechenik has worked as a CEO for TechTrader, a business-to-business tech firm.

In 2003, he established the production company called Venture Forth Productions. He made his debut as an Executive Producer in Azazel Jacobs’ 2011 independent comedy drama film, Terri. He is also the Executive Producer of Richard Linklater’s third installment of the romantic drama film, Before Midnight (2013).

In 2015, he co-produced the comedy film, Rock the Kasbah. It was during the making of this film that he and Zooey Deschanel have met and started dating. The two eventually got married and they now have two kids namely Elsie Otter Pechenik (born in 2015) and Charlie Wolf (born in 2017). Aside from the abovementioned films, Pechenik has worked as the Executive Producer of films like Jobs (2013), We Are What We Are (2013), The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete (2013), Devil’s Pass (2013), The Immigrant (2014), Rudderless (2014), Life of Crime (2014), Cold Comes the Night (2014), She’s Funny That Way (2015), Amnesiac (2015), and Solace (2016).

James B. Harris

James is a famous producer, screenwriter, and director of films. He went to a school named Juilliard School. He is very popular now as he worked with Stanley Kubrick, an American producer, director, and screenwriter. They worked together in films like Paths of Glory, The Killing, ‘Lolita’, etc. His first work in the field of direction was the British-American Cold War film, in the year 1965, named, The Bedford Incident. He was also the director of films like Fast-Walking, ‘Cop’, etc. Harris was described by the website of the Turner Classic Movies as a famous industry figure of Veteran Hollywood, who handled all the three duties of production, screenwriting, and direction. In the year 2002, he was called for an interview for discussing his work like Laurence Olivier, Marlon Brando, and Lolita, with the Five-O of Hollywood. The interview had various photos and screencaps of Sue Lyon, Kirk Douglas, Peter Sellers, and James Mason. In the year 1973, he was the producer, director, and writer of the drama film named, Sleeping Beauty, or Some Call it Loving. He was the director of the dramatic prison movie named, Fast-Walking, in the year 1982. Next, in the year 1988, he wrote the screenplay of a film named ‘Cop’, a movie which starred Lesley Ann Warren and James Woods. He was the co-producer of the film along with Woods. James Howard Woods is a famous American producer and actor. Lesley Ann Warren is a popular American singer and actress. In the year 1993, he was the director and writer of a film named Boiling Point. This is an American action film starring Dennis Hopper, Wesley Snipes, Viggo Mortensen, and Lolita Davidovich. This is his last film as a film-maker, after which he retired from the post of director of films. Wesley Snipes is a famous American producer, actor, and martial artist. Dennis Hopper was a filmmaker, actor, artist, and photographer of America. Lolita Davidovich is an actress of Canada. Viggo Mortensen is a famous Danish-American poet, actor, photographer, musician, and painter. In the year 1956, he was the producer of the film noir named The Killing. The story was written by Jim Thompson and Kubrick. In the year 1957, he was the producer of the American anti-war film named Paths of Glory, under the direction of Stanley Kubrick, based on the novel of the same name by Humphrey Cobb. He was also the producer of British-American black comedy-drama film named ‘Lolita’ in the year 1962. In the year 1977, he produced the spy film named ‘Telefon’, which starred Donald Pleasence, Charles Bronson, and Lee Remick.

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James B. Harris English Actor