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Ronald L. Schwary

Ronald L. Schwary was born on May 23, 1944 in the USA as Ronald Louis Schwary. He is a producer and assistant director, known for Ordinary People (1980), *batteries not included (1987) and Meet Joe Black (1998). He was previously married to Susan Carol Schwary. See full bio »


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Ordinary People
Ordinary People Producer
*batteries not included
Meet Joe Black
Meet Joe Black Producer
A Soldier's Story


Hide Hide Show Show Producer (23 credits)
 2005-2011 Medium (TV Series) (executive producer - 124 episodes)
- Me Without You (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Labor Pains (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Only Half Lucky (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Blood on the Tracks (2010) ... (executive producer)
- The People in Your Neighborhood (2010) ... (executive producer)
 2003 Partners and Crime (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2002 Jo (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2001 Fling (TV Series) (executive producer - 3 episodes)
- At the End of the Day ... (executive producer)
- Pilot ... (executive producer)
- In Genes We Trust ... (executive producer)
 1999-2000 Now and Again (TV Series) (executive producer - 22 episodes)
- The Eggman Cometh (2000) ... (executive producer)
- The Bugmeister, Part Bee (2000) ... (executive producer)
- The Bugmeister (2000) ... (executive producer)
- There Are No Words (2000) ... (executive producer)
- Lizzard's Tale (2000) ... (executive producer)
 1999 Random Hearts (executive producer)
 1998 Meet Joe Black (executive producer)
 1996 The Mirror Has Two Faces (co-executive producer - as Ronald Schwary)
 1995 Sabrina (executive producer - as Ronald Schwary)
 1994 Cops and Robbersons (producer)
 1992 Scent of a Woman (executive producer)
 1991 The Brotherhood (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1990/I Havana (executive producer)
 1987-1988 Tour of Duty (TV Series) (producer - 21 episodes)
- The Hill (1988) ... (producer)
- Angel of Mercy (1988) ... (producer)
- Paradise Lost (1988) ... (producer)
- The Short Timer (1988) ... (producer)
- Blood Brothers (1988) ... (producer)
 1987 *batteries not included (producer)
 1984 A Soldier's Story (producer)
 1982 Tootsie (producer - uncredited)
 1982 Let's Spend the Night Together (Documentary) (producer)
 1981 Absence of Malice (executive producer)
 1980 Ordinary People (producer)
 1979 The Electric Horseman (associate producer)
 1978 California Suite (associate producer)
 1976 Shadow of the Hawk (associate producer)
Show Show Second Unit Director or Assistant Director (15 credits)
Show Show Director (4 credits)
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Alternate Names:

Ronald Schwary | Ron Schwary

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Worked with Jake Weber in Meet Joe Black, which he executive produced. Also worked with Jake Weber in his show Medium, whose character's name is "Joe". See more »

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