Scott Rudin
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Scott Rudin Productions

Scott
Rudin

Founder / Producer

The uber-successful, uber-prolific film and theater producer won the 2008 Best Picture Oscar (with the Coens) for “No Country For Old Men,” and is a member – and the only producer – in the small, exclusive EGOT winners club. A list of his nearly 120 movie credits reads like Hollywood’s greatest hits, including “The Grand Budapest Hotel,” “Captain Phillips,” “The Social Network,” “True Grit,” “The Hours” (all Oscar Best Picture noms), “Moneyball,” “Steve Jobs,” “The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo” and “The Queen.”

As for this Broadway season alone, he won best revival of a musical with “Hello, Dolly!” Last year, he was nominated for six Tony Awards (he produced “The Book of Mormon,” which won nine Tonys in 2011) and was a lead producer on five of those productions, including “The Humans” by Stephen Karam, and well-received revivals of Arthur Miller’s “A View from the Bridge” and “The Crucible.” The New Yorker started as a theater PA at 16, moved into casting, and then moved to Hollywood where he became Fox prexy of production at 29, followed by a 15-year first-look deal at Paramount with his production company, then a deal with Disney.

Career

  • NO COUNTRY FOR OLD MEN
  • FENCES
  • The Book of Mormon: Original Broadway Cast Recording

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Scott Rudin to receive PGA award

Scott Rudin to receive PGA award

The Producers Guild of America has tapped Scott Rudin to receive its David O. Selznick Achievement Award.Kudo will be presented at the PGA's awards ceremony Jan. 22 at the Century Plaza hotel.The award goes to film producers for a body of work. Past recipients include Clint Eastwood, Jerry Bruckheimer, Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall, Stanley Kramer, Billy Wilder, Laura Ziskin and John Lasseter."Scott Rudin's body of work speaks for itself," said PGA co-presidents Mark Gordon and Hawk Koch. "He has impressively...

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