Take a look at the below list of Top 10 Most Popular Hollywood Producers 2017. These producers are all big names and you probably know some of them because of the faces or because of their names. Some of these producers have played in movies and most of them have won Oscars because of the films they have produced. When it comes to being a producer not many people really think about who made the movie they just watch it and who is in it. If you look at who made the movie some of them will shock you because of all the other stuff they tend to do in the spot light. They play in some of the movies that they produce. You will see them in the spot light or even on the red carpet and not even realize that they made a movie. So next time you see the names of these peoples think about how much work they put in behind the scenes or even on the set. They must fight with the actors who get tired after a longs day work, or just fight with them in general because lets face it some actors or even just stars can be rude and mean.
List of Top 10 Most Popular Hollywood Producers 2017
10. Irwin Winkler
This American Producer, born in nineteen thirty two, also is a great director. So far he has done more than fifty movies, which most of them have been big hits in the box offices. Winkler has received many awards including an Oscar award in nineteen seventy six for best picture, which he got for the famous sports drama film named Rocky, which starred Sylvester Stallone as Rocky Balboa. He is one of the most influential producers and directors that has a lot of experience in the filming industry.
9. Brian Grazer
Brian was born in nineteen fifty one and is one the most popular producers in Hollywood. With more than twenty five years of experience with movie making as well as TV programs. Brian has received many prestigious awards such as Best Picture Oscar Award for the drama film, A beautiful Mind. His name alone is enough to make a movie a hit in the box offices.
8. Diablo Cody
Along with being a producer, Diablo is also a well established actress in today’s society. She owns her own production company named “Independence” and has won very many awards for being a writer and producer for TV series along with films. One of her huge hits is the famous film called “Young Adult”.
7. Tim Bevan
Tim was born in England but moved to America so he could make a career for himself in film production. He was born in nineteen fifty seven and is still a very popular Hollywood producer in today’s era. In the nineteen eighties Bevan and two others founded a British film production company named “The Working Films”, which is based out of London. He has numerous amounts of films and awards backing him.
6. Megan Ellison
Megan was born in nineteen eighty six and is one of the youngest producers in this era today. She is poplar for her American films as well as being the founder of Amapurna pictures, which is a production company that she established in two thousand eleven. American Hustle and Zero Dark Thirty, which earned her a nomination for an Oscar, are two of the films that Megan is known for. Times Magazine placed her on the world’s one hundred most influential people list in two thousand fourteen.
5. Drew Barrymore
Known for her exquisite beauty and phenomenal talent in film production Drew originally entered the industry as an actress playing in movies such as “E.T. the Extra Terrestrial”, “Fifty First Dates”, “Never Been Kissed”, “The Wedding Singer”, and “Riding in Cars with Boys”. After getting herself familiar with the acting role she tried her hand at producing and that is when her success hit her more than anyone expected. She now owns “Flower Films” which is a production house that is most known for producing top successful films. She is one of Top 10 Most Popular Hollywood Producers 2017.
4. Eric Fellner
Mr. Fellner is a know English film producer whom was born in nineteen fifty nine and has produced many Hollywood movies and has received so many important awards too. He produced movies like Dead Man Walking and Notting Hill, which both became big hit once they were released. He also sits on the board as a chairman for the production company “Working Title Films”.
3. Kathleen Kennedy
She was born in California in nineteen fifty three and is another exceptional producer and director in Hollywood. She is most known for her dedicated successful performance. In nineteen eighty one she alone with Frank Marshall and Steven Spielberg all co founded Amblin Entertainment, a top notch production house. I the mid two thousands she became the Star Wars’ franchise brand manager and also the president of Lucas film. So far she has produced about sixty movies and won about one hundred twenty award nominations.
2. Clint Eastwood
This high ranked and very popular producer in Hollywood is also a world famous actor born in nineteen thirty, most known for acting in westerns such as “The Good, the Bad and the Ugly”, “High Plains Drifter”, “The Outlaw Josey Whales”, and “Two Mules for Sister Sara”. He has produced and starred in a numerous amount of films that all became big hits and brought about a lot of international recognition. Clint has produced world famous films such as Million Dollar Baby, which got him an Oscar for the best director and also he was nominated for the best actor award.
1. Scott Rudin
Scott is the best Hollywood producer as of two thousand sixteen. He has won many awards including the Oscar, Grammy, and Academy awards in his career span. When he was sixteen years old he began working as an assistant to a theater producer which has given him so much more experience in the film industry since them days for him. Two of his films, “There Will Be Blood” and “No Country for Old Men” were both nominated for the Oscar Awards. “No Country for Old Men” won the Best Picture prize. In his amount of time in the movie industry he has won a substantial amount of awards that he should be very proud of himself for.
These are the Top 10 Most Popular Hollywood Producers 2017. These people work hard everyday to do what they are doing. They work long hours and sometimes even go days with little to no sleep to get a movie done in time so that you can see it because it was promised at a certain time. So next time you get mad because a movie has been delayed think about how much work it takes to make those movies. They may have to wait till certain weather change or even get rained out on days they do not want rain. When you are watching a movie and you notice that rain has come out of no where it is because it did come out of no where. Some things happen and the producer just has to go with it. Producer may seem like they do not work hard but when you really sit back and research all the things they do then you will see that they work just as hard as many other people these days.