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Lyor Cohen


Lyor Cohen was born in 1959. He is known for his work on Scarface: Origins of a Hip Hop Classic (2003), And You Don't Stop: 30 Years of Hip-Hop (2004) and Backstage (2000). See full bio »

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 2005 The Biz (TV Series documentary) (executive producer)
 2000 Backstage (Documentary) (executive producer)
 1999 P.I.G.S. (Video short) (producer)
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 2003 Scarface: Origins of a Hip Hop Classic (Video documentary short) (executive board: Def Jam)
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 2001-2013 Behind the Music (TV Series documentary)
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- Ludacris (2013) ... Himself
 2010 Bloomberg Game Changers (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Former President, Island Def Jam
- Jay-Z (2010) ... Himself - Former President, Island Def Jam
 2007 American Masters (TV Series documentary)
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 2006 Driven (TV Series documentary)
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- LL Cool J (2006) ... Himself
 2005 VH1: All Access (TV Series)
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- So Jewtastic (2005) ... Himself
 2004 And You Don't Stop: 30 Years of Hip-Hop (TV Mini-Series documentary)
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 2003 Scarface: Origins of a Hip Hop Classic (Video documentary short)
Himself, chairman, Island Def Jam Music Group
 2003 Intimate Portrait (TV Series documentary)
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- Mariah Carey (2003) ... Himself
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6' 5" (1.96 m)
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Won a ruling in federal appeals court to reduce a judgment against him and Island/Def Jam from $54 million to just over $100,000. Independent label TVT was initially rewarded $132 million in March 2003 after a U.S. 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals jury found Island/Def Jam guilty of interfering with TVT's release of a Ja Rule and Irv Gotti album, and Cohen personally liable for fraud, willful ... See more »

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Little Israel

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