Douglas Wick
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Red Wagon Entertainment

Douglas
Wick

Founder / Producer

An Oscar-winning producer for “Gladiator,” his films (including the recent international blockbuster trilogy “Divergent”) have grossed over $2 billion. Wick is co-head of Red Wagon Entertainment with wife and partner Lucy Fisher, and got his start as a production assistant to Alan Pakula.

He earned his first credit as associate producer on 1979’s “Starting Over,” and joined the A-list with his first solo producing effort, 1988’s “Working Girl,” directed by Mike Nichols, which garnered Wick a Best Picture Oscar nom and a Golden Globe win. He went on to produce such diverse films as “Wolf,” directed by Nichols, starring Jack Nicholson and Michelle Pfeiffer; the family CG hit “Stuart Little;” and “Girl Interrupted,” which marked Angelina Jolie’s breakthrough performance and won her an Oscar and a Golden Globe.

In 2001, Wick expanded Red Wagon and appointed Fisher, former vice chairman of Sony’s Columbia Tri-Star Motion Picture Group, as co-head. Their first picture in their new partnership was “Stuart Little 2,” and they’ve since produced a wide range of movies together, including “Jarhead,” “Peter Pan,” “Lawless,” “Memoirs of a Geisha” (which was nominated for six Oscars and won three), “The Great Gatsby” (two Oscars), and the $765 million-grossing “Divergent” series.

Career

  • GREAT GATSBY, THE (2013)
  • GLADIATOR (2000)
  • DIVERGENT

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