Jeremy Jack Thomas is an English film producer. He is the founder and chairman of the Recorded Picture Company. Jeremy was born in London into a family that had directors like Ralph Philip Thomas, his father and Gerald Thomas, his uncle. Therefore cinema ran in Jeremy’s blood ever since childhood, and it was very early in his growing years that Jeremy decided to work in the film industry. He began his career by working in movies such as Family Life, The Harder They Come, and The Golden Voyage of Sinbad. He also worked as an editor in the movies A Misfortune by Ken Loach, and Brother, Can you Spare a Dime? by Philippe Mora.

Mad Dog Morgan was the first film that Jeremy produced in 1974 in Australia. After that, there has been no looking back. He then went on to invest in numerous movies like Eureka, Bad Timing, and Insignificance, all directed by the director Nicolas Roeg. He has also produced The Great Rock ‘n’ Roll Swindle by Julien Temple; Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence by Nagisa Oshima; and Stephen Frears’s The Hit. He has produced The Shout, directed by Jerzy Skolimowski, a movie that won the prestigious Grand Prix de Jury Award at the Cannes Film Festival. Bernardo Bertolucci’s epic movie The Last Emperor that won nine Oscars at the 1987 Academy Awards was also produced by Jeremy Thomas.

He premiered Essential Killing by Jerzy Skolimowski at the Venice Film Festival in the year 2010 and the movie won three prizes, along with the Jury Prize. Other films produced by Jeremy Thomas include Everybody Wins by Karel Reisz, Let Him Have It by Peter Medak, Naked Lunch by David Cronenberg, Victory by Mark Peploe, etc. He has also produced movies like The Sheltering Sky, Little Buddha and Stealing Beauty, all directed by Bernardo Bertolucci. All The Little Animals released in the year 1998 is both directed and produced by Jeremy Thomas. He founded the HanWay Films in 1998, that went on to become the international sales mechanism to service his own productions.

Thomas Jeremy has worked as the Chairman of The British Film Institute for five years ranging from August 1992 to December 1997. Throughout his career, Jeremy has been an honorable recipient of some prestigious awards like the Michael Balcon Award from BAFTA for Outstanding British Contribution to Cinema, and the European Film Award in the category of Outstanding European Achievement in World Cinema. Another notable achievement of Jeremy Thomas has been his position as the President of the Jury at many film festivals, including those held in Tokyo, Berlin, and Cannes. He was also the President of the Jury at the Sebastian Film Festival. In the year 2000, Jeremy Thomas was chosen by the British Film Institute as the Life Fellow. In 2009, he was elected as the Commander of the Order of the British Empire. Recent productions by Jeremy Thomas include movies like Tale of Tales by Matteo Garrone, High Rise by Ben Wheatley, Richard Shepard’s Don Hemingway, Jim Jarmusch’s Only Lovers Left Alive, etc.

Jeremy Bolt English Actor

Jeremy Bolt

Jeremy Bolt is a British film producer. He was born in the capital city of Kampala, Uganda in the year 1965. In 1992, he and Paul W.S. Anderson founded Impact Pictures. Bolt produced Anderson’s Shopping featuring Jude Law. As it received positive response, it got Jeremy interested in the car racing which includes dangerous stunts. In 1997, Jeremy produced the movie Event Horizon. The movie did not perform up to the expectations at the time of its release. Eventually, it gained critical acclaim over the years. In 2002, Bolt signed an agreement with Germany-based Constantin Films for the Resident Evil series. As the avid geeks would know, Resident Evil is a video game. The first instalment of Resident Evil had Milla Jovovich and Michelle Rodriguez in the lead roles. It got screened in theatres and got praises from the audience for its visual effects and plot. It grossed $100 million at the Box-Office. After the success, Resident Evil got five more films in the franchise. These are Resident Evil: Retribution, Resident Evil: Afterlife, Resident Evil: Apocalypse, Resident Evil: The Final Chapter. Jeremy teamed up with “The Weinstein Company” and “Constantin Films” to produce DOA: Dead Or Alive, a martial arts action flick. DOA received mixed reviews as critics termed the motion picture as a mixture of Charlie’s Angels and other Korean action movies. Nevertheless, the movie got 7 million dollars from its run. Paul joined hands with actor Jason Statham for the 2008 flick, Death Race. In the movie, Jason plays the role of Jensen Ames, a loving husband and former NASCAR driver who gets a prison term for the murder of his wife and daughter. However, the jail warden agrees to release Jensen in exchange for winning the annual “Death Race.” Released on 22 August 2008, the viewers liked Death Race for its action scenes and stunts. Although the journalists criticized it for the lack of humor, Death Race went on to collect 75 million American dollars. In 2014, Bolt signed Kit Harrington (Jon Snow of Game of Thrones) and Kiefer Sutherland (Jack Bauer of 24) for the ancient drama Pompeii. Pompeii has taken inspiration from the tale of volcano eruption which had destroyed the city of Pompeii in 79 AD. Reviewers did not give favourable reviews to the historical drama as they complained about the lack of the actors’ efforts. Pompeii collected 117 million dollars at the Box-Office.

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Jerry Bruckheimer

Jerry Bruckheimer is one of the most successful American film and television producers of all time. Throughout his career of more than 40 years, he has given Hollywood some of the best motion pictures it has ever witnessed; like Top Gun, Con Air, Armageddon, Bad Boys and the Pirates of the Caribbean series. People credit him for creating some of the most popular Television series like CSI, Cold Case, and The Amazing Race. He is currently the director of ZeniMax Media. Born on 21st September 1943, this 72-year producer started working in 1972. Bruckheimer had been interested in films as well as photography since he was young. Studying from the University of Arizona, the producer earned a degree in psychology along with algebra minor. He worked in advertising in Detroit and also in New York City before starting his work in the field of production. Deciding to start production, he left advertising and worked on films like March or Die and Farewell, My Lovely with Dick Richards initially. After this, he worked on the movies- American Gigolo and Cat People with Paul Schrader. It was this that truly brought him fame and attention in the Hollywood Film Industry. Between 1980 and 1990, he collaborated with Don Simpson and created many highly successful Hollywood movies for Paramount Pictures. His first big hit, 1983’s Flashdance, was made by him along with Don Simpson. He has produced almost 50 motion pictures since and continued to do so even today. His latest upcoming movie is Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell no Tales. Jerry Bruckheimer was aptly nicknamed ‘Mr. Blockbuster’ owing to a large number of highly commercially successful cinematic creations produced by him. In 2003, he was named ‘The single most powerful man in Hollywood’ by the editors of the magazine Entertainment Weekly. In 2007, he was listed no.39 on the Forbes Celebrity Hundred list. Jerry Bruckheimer movies and television series got 41 Academy Award nominations, 4 Golden Globe wins, 20 Emmy Award wins, 23 People’s Choice nominations for 15 wins and various awards by MTV.After 47 successful movies and 28 great television series, we can say that he has more than done justice to his words of transporting his audience from one place to another.

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Jerry Bruckheimer English Actor