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Akiva Goldsman


Akiva Goldsman was born on July 7, 1962 in New York City, New York, USA. He is a producer and writer, known for I Am Legend (2007), A Beautiful Mind (2001) and I, Robot (2004). See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 6 wins & 14 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

I Am Legend
I Am Legend Producer
(2007)
A Beautiful Mind
(2001)
I, Robot
I, Robot Writer
(2004)
The Da Vinci Code
(2006)

Filmography

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 2019 Transformers 7 (producer) (announced)
 2018 Bumblebee (executive producer) / (producer) (announced)
 2018 Titans (executive producer) (announced)
 2017 The Dark Tower (executive producer) / (producer) (post-production)
 2017 Star Trek: Discovery (TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode) (pre-production)
- Pilot (2017) ... (executive producer)
  Avengelyne (producer) (announced)
  ROM (executive producer) (announced)
  Transformers 8 (producer) (announced)
 2016 Underground (TV Series) (executive producer - 10 episodes)
- The White Whale (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Black & Blue (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Graves (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Cradle (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Troubled Water (2016) ... (executive producer)
 2015 Childhood's End (TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 3 episodes)
- The Children (2015) ... (executive producer)
- The Deceivers (2015) ... (executive producer)
- The Overlords (2015) ... (executive producer)
 2014 Winter's Tale (producer)
 2013 Lone Survivor (producer)
 2009-2013 Fringe (TV Series) (consulting producer - 78 episodes)
- An Enemy of Fate (2013) ... (consulting producer)
- Liberty (2013) ... (consulting producer)
- The Boy Must Live (2013) ... (consulting producer)
- Anomaly XB-6783746 (2012) ... (consulting producer)
- Black Blotter (2012) ... (consulting producer)
 2012 Paranormal Activity 4 (executive producer)
 2011 Paranormal Activity 3 (executive producer)
 2010 Paranormal Activity 2 (executive producer)
 2010 Jonah Hex (producer)
 2010/I Fair Game (producer)
 2010/I The Losers (producer)
 2008 Hancock (producer)
 2007 The Cure (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2007 I Am Legend (producer)
 2007 Brooklyn Rules (executive producer)
 2006 Poseidon (producer)
 2006 I'm Reed Fish (executive producer)
 2005 Mr. & Mrs. Smith (producer)
 2005 Constantine (producer)
 2004 Mindhunters (producer)
 2004 Starsky & Hutch (producer)
 1999 Deep Blue Sea (producer)
 1998 Lost in Space (producer)
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Was hired to rewrite the Wesley Strick draft of the "Superman Lives" script at Warner Bros. At the time, Tim Burton was attached to direct and Nicolas Cage was attached to star. Eventually Ronald Bass was hired to rewrite Goldsman, followed by Dan Gilroy rewriting all three of them, before the project was cancelled. See more »

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Personal Quote:

Fairy tales don't feel like fairy tales to the people that live them. Cinderella herself was having a pretty terrible time. See more »

Trivia:

Akiva Goldsman has been one of the most successful screenwriters in Hollywood history. Since breaking into the business in 1991, Akiva has been a highly in demand script doctor. Among his many uncredited rewrites and production polishes over the years, they include: The Specialist (1994), Deep Blue Sea (1999), Charlie's Angels (2000), The Sum of All Fears (2002), The Recruit (2003), The Rundown (... See more »

Nickname:

Keevie

Star Sign:

Cancer

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