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Over the last thirty years, Prolific film producer David Permut has enjoyed a successful carrier in the movie business. His credits include such hits as "Richard Pryor: Live in Concert," the first and most successful comedy concert film of all time; "Dragnet" starring Tom Hanks and Dan Aykroyd, which inspired the television series to feature film ... See full bio »

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 2016 Hacksaw Ridge (producer) (pre-production)
  Window Seat (producer) (announced)
 2014 The Color of Rain (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2014/I Match (producer)
 2012 Struck by Lightning (producer)
 2009 Youth in Revolt (producer)
 2009 The Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2009 Prayers for Bobby (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2008 My Spy (executive producer)
 2007 Charlie Bartlett (producer)
 2006 Local Color (producer)
 2006 Farce of the Penguins (producer)
 2004 The Last Shot (producer - uncredited)
 2003 DysFunktional Family (Documentary) (producer)
 2002 Route 52 (producer)
 2001 Double Take (producer)
 1997 Face/Off (producer)
 1996 Eddie (producer)
 1994 Trapped in Paradise (executive producer)
 1994 Surviving the Game (producer)
 1993 Money for Nothing (executive producer)
 1993 Three of Hearts (executive producer)
 1993 The Temp (producer)
 1992 Consenting Adults (producer)
 1992 Captain Ron (producer)
 1992 Breaking the Silence (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1991 29th Street (producer)
 1991 The Marrying Man (producer)
 1991 A Triumph of the Heart: The Ricky Bell Story (TV Movie) (producer)
 1987 Mistress (TV Movie) (supervising producer)
 1987 Dragnet (producer)
 1987 Blind Date (co-executive producer)
 1984 His Mistress (TV Movie) (producer)
 1984 Love Leads the Way: A True Story (TV Movie) (producer)
 1982/I Fighting Back (producer)
 1979 Richard Pryor: Live in Concert (Documentary) (producer)
 1975 Give 'em Hell, Harry! (producer)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (1 credit)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Self (3 credits)

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David Alan Permut

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Id be honored to work with Steven Spielberg...but my real challenge is to discover the next Steven Spielberg.


Was a motion picture and television agent in his earlier career and was David Letterman's first agent. See more »

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