Laura Ziskin

1950 - 2011

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Laura Ellen Ziskin (March 3, 1950 – June 12, 2011) was an American film producer, known as the executive producer of the romantic comedy Pretty Woman (1990) and as the first woman to produce the Academy Awards telecast alone, producing the 74th Academy Awards (2002) and the 79th Academy Awards (2007). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Laura Ziskin has received more than 498,826 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Laura Ziskin is the 79th most popular producer (down from 67th in 2019), the 12,562nd most popular biography from United States (down from 9,646th in 2019) and the 54th most popular American Producer.

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Among producers, Laura Ziskin ranks 79 out of 89Before her are Tim Bevan, Ilene Chaiken, Jane Rosenthal, Jason Blum, Rick McCallum, and Deborah Snyder. After her are Glen Morgan, Eric Fellner, Dede Gardner, Michael De Luca, Peter Del Vecho, and Ekta Kapoor.

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Among people born in 1950, Laura Ziskin ranks 555Before her are Anna Deavere Smith, Branko Babić, Charles Krauthammer, Henry Louis Gates Jr., Pawan Kumar Chamling, and Roy Blunt. After her are Phoebe Snow, Patty Murray, Mike Johanns, Rodney Crowell, Alan Keyes, and Liz Chase. Among people deceased in 2011, Laura Ziskin ranks 413Before her are Vittorio Arrigoni, Andy Rooney, Ruslan Salei, Googie Withers, Jimmy Adamson, and Mark Hatfield. After her are Phoebe Snow, Alexander Galimov, Heavy D, Poly Styrene, Jan Marek, and Saif al-Arab Gaddafi.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Laura Ziskin ranks 12,562 out of 15,968Before her are Bill Farmer (1952), Steven Wright (1955), Carli Lloyd (1982), Chris Weidman (1984), Melanie Mayron (1952), and Aarti Mann (1978). After her are Travis Kalanick (1976), Jason London (1972), Jesse McCartney (1987), Lorenzen Wright (1975), Mary Carey (1980), and Master P (1970).

Among PRODUCERS In United States

Among producers born in United States, Laura Ziskin ranks 54Before her are Jon Landau (1960), Lou Adler (1933), Ilene Chaiken (1957), Jane Rosenthal (1956), Jason Blum (1969), and Deborah Snyder (1901). After her are Glen Morgan (1947), Dede Gardner (1967), Michael De Luca (1965), Peter Del Vecho (1958), Maurissa Tancharoen (1975), and Megan Ellison (1986).