2009 New Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) Members

by dan_dassow | created - 02 Jan 2013 | updated - 04 Aug 2013 | Public

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is extending invitations to join the organization to 134 artists and executives who have distinguished themselves by their contributions to theatrical motion pictures. Those who accept the invitation will be the only additions in 2009 to the Academy’s roster of voting members.

Academy Invites 134 to Membership Beverly Hills, CA (June 30, 2009) The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

Also see: New Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) Members 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013

Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) Board of Governors 2012–2013 2013–2014

1. Casey Affleck

Actor | Manchester by the Sea

An accomplished and striking performer, Academy Award® winner Casey Affleck has established himself as a powerful leading man with performances in multiple projects.

Caleb Casey McGuire Affleck-Boldt was born in Falmouth, Massachusetts. His mother, Chris Anne (née Boldt), is a school teacher, and ...

Actors: Casey Affleck – The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford, Gone Baby Gone

2. Emily Blunt

Actress | Edge of Tomorrow

Emily Olivia Leah Blunt is a British actress known for her roles in The Devil Wears Prada (2006), The Young Victoria (2009), Edge of Tomorrow (2014), and The Girl on the Train (2016), among many others.

Blunt was born on February 23, 1983, in Roehampton, South West London, England, the second of ...

Actors: Emily Blunt – Sunshine Cleaning, The Devil Wears Prada

3. Michael Cera

Actor | Superbad

Canadian actor Michael Cera was born in Brampton, Ontario, to parents who worked for Xerox. His mother, Linda, who is from Quebec, has English, Irish, Scottish, and Dutch ancestry, and his father, Luigi Cera, is Sicilian. Michael is the middle child between two sisters. He was educated at Conestoga...

Actors: Michael Cera – Juno, Superbad

4. Viola Davis

Actress | Fences

Actress Viola Davis was born on her grandmother's farm, at the then-Singleton Plantation in St. Matthews, South Carolina. When she was two months old her family moved to Central Falls, Rhode Island, where her father, Dan Davis, worked as a horse groomer and trainer. Her mother, Mary Alice (Logan), ...

Actors: Viola Davis – Doubt, State of Play

5. James Franco

Actor | 127 Hours

Known for his breakthrough starring role on Freaks and Geeks (1999), James Franco was born April 19, 1978 in Palo Alto, California, to Betsy Franco, a writer, artist, and actress, and Douglas Eugene "Doug" Franco, who ran a Silicon Valley business. His mother is Jewish and his father was of ...

Actors: James Franco – Milk, Spider-Man

6. Brendan Gleeson

Actor | The Guard

Brendan Gleeson was born in Dublin, Ireland, to Pat and Frank Gleeson. From a very young age, he loved to learn, especially reading classical text in and outside the classroom. He took great attention to Irish play writers such as Samuel Beckett, which eventually led to him performing in his high ...

Actors: Brendan Gleeson – In Bruges, Mission: Impossible II

7. Anne Hathaway

Actress | Les Misérables

Anne Jacqueline Hathaway was born in Brooklyn, New York, to Kate McCauley Hathaway, an actress, and Gerald T. Hathaway, a lawyer, both originally from Philadelphia. She is of mostly Irish descent, along with English, German, and French. Her first major role came in the short-lived television series ...

Actors: Anne Hathaway – Rachel Getting Married, The Princess Diaries

8. Taraji P. Henson

Actress | The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

Taraji P. Henson was born on September 11, 1970 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as Taraji Penda Henson. She is an actress and producer, known for The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008), Hidden Figures (2016) and Hustle & Flow (2005).

Actors: Taraji P. Henson – The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Hustle & Flow

9. Emile Hirsch

Actor | Into the Wild

Emile Davenport Hirsch was born in Palms, California, to Margaret Esther (Davenport), a teacher and visual artist, and David M. Hirsch, an entrepreneur and producer. He grew up in Los Angeles and Santa Fe, New Mexico, and having been introduced to acting while still at school, he got his first ...

Actors: Emile Hirsch – Into the Wild, Lords of Dogtown

10. Hugh Jackman

Actor | Les Misérables

Hugh Michael Jackman is an Australian actor, singer, multi-instrumentalist, dancer and producer. Jackman has won international recognition for his roles in major films, notably as superhero, period, and romance characters. He is best known for his long-running role as Wolverine in the X-Men film ...

Actors: Hugh Jackman – X-Men Origins: Wolverine, The Prestige

11. Melissa Leo

Actress | The Fighter

Melissa Chessington Leo is an American actress. She is known for her Academy Award-winning performance in the 2010 film The Fighter (2010). She was born on September 14, 1960, in New York City. Leo starred as the mother of boxer Micky Ward in the 2010 film The Fighter, also starring Mark Wahlberg. ...

Actors: Melissa Leo – Frozen River, 21 Grams

12. Jane Lynch

Actress | Glee

Jane Lynch was born on July 14, 1960 in Dolton, Illinois, USA as Jane Marie Lynch. She is an actress, known for Glee (2009), Wreck-It Ralph (2012) and Role Models (2008). She was previously married to Lara Embry.

Actors: Jane Lynch – Role Models, The 40 Year-Old Virgin

13. Eddie Marsan

Actor | Happy-Go-Lucky

Eddie Marsan was born in Stepney, East London, to a lorry driver father and a school employee mother, and raised in Bethnal Green. He served an apprenticeship as a printer before becoming an actor twenty years ago. During this time he has worked with directors such as Martin Scorsese, Michael Mann, ...

Actors: Eddie Marsan – Happy-Go-Lucky, The Illusionist

14. James McAvoy

Actor | Split

McAvoy was born on 21 April 1979 in Glasgow, Scotland, to Elizabeth (née Johnstone), a nurse, and James McAvoy senior, a bus driver. He was raised on a housing estate in Drumchapel, Glasgow by his maternal grandparents (James, a butcher, and Mary), after his parents divorced when James was 11. He ...

Actors: James McAvoy – Atonement, The Last King of Scotland

15. Seth Rogen

Actor | This Is the End

An actor, comedian and writer, Seth Rogen has come a long way from doing stand-up comedy as a teen.

Rogen was born in Vancouver, British Columbia, to Sandy (Belogus), a social worker, and Mark Rogen, who worked for non-profits. His father is American-born and his mother is Canadian. He is of Russian...

Actors: Seth Rogen – Monsters vs. Aliens, Knocked Up

16. Paul Rudd

Actor | Ant-Man

Paul Stephen Rudd was born in Passaic, New Jersey. His parents, Michael and Gloria, both from Jewish families, were born in the London area, U.K. He has one sister, who is three years younger than he is. Paul traveled with his family during his early years, because of his father's airline job at ...

Actors: Paul Rudd – I Love You, Man, Knocked Up

17. Amy Ryan

Actress | Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

Amy Ryan was born on May 3, 1969 in Queens, New York City, New York, USA as Amy Beth Dziewiontkowski. She is an actress, known for Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014), Gone Baby Gone (2007) and Escape Plan (2013). She has been married to Eric Slovin since August 23, 2011. They ...

Actors: Amy Ryan – Changeling, Gone Baby Gone

18. Michael Shannon

Actor | Midnight Special

Michael Corbett Shannon was born and raised in Lexington, Kentucky, the son of Geraldine Hine, a lawyer, and Donald Sutherlin Shannon, an accounting professor at DePaul University. His grandfather was entomologist Raymond Corbett Shannon.

Shannon began his professional stage career in Chicago. His ...

Actors: Michael Shannon – Revolutionary Road, Before the Devil Knows You’re Dead

19. Michelle Williams

Actress | Blue Valentine

A small-town girl born and raised in rural Kalispell, Montana, Michelle Ingrid Williams is the daughter of Carla Ingrid (Swenson), a homemaker, and Larry Richard Williams, a commodity trader and author. Her ancestry is Norwegian, as well as German, British Isles, and other Scandinavian. She was ...

Actors: Michelle Williams – Wendy and Lucy, Brokeback Mountain

20. Jeffrey Wright

Actor | Shaft

Born and raised in Washington DC, Wright graduated from Amherst College in 1987. Although he studied Political Science while at Amherst, Wright left the school with a love for acting. Shortly after graduating he won an acting scholarship to NYU, but dropped out after only two months to pursue ...

Actors: Jeffrey Wright – Quantum of Solace, W.

21. J.J. Blumenkranz

Visual_effects | Spider-Man

Animators: J.J. Blumenkranz – Monster House, The Polar Express

22. Konstantin Bronzit

Director | Mi ne mozhem zhit bez kosmosa

Konstantin Bronzit was born on April 12, 1965 in Leningrad, RSFSR, USSR as Konstantin Eduardovich Bronzit. He is a director and writer, known for We Can't Live Without Cosmos (2014), Lavatory Lovestory (2007) and Au bout du monde (1999).

Animators: Konstantin Bronzit – Lavatory-Lovestory, The Cat and the Fox

23. Kendal Cronkhite

Production_designer | Trolls

Kendal Cronkhite is a production designer and art director, known for Trolls (2016), Antz (1998) and Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted (2012).

Animators: Kendal Cronkhite – Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa, Antz

24. Rodolphe Guenoden

Animation_department | The Road to El Dorado

Rodolphe Guenoden is known for his work on The Road to El Dorado (2000), Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011) and Kung Fu Panda (2008).

Animators: Rodolphe Guenoden – Kung Fu Panda, Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas

25. Byron Howard

Director | Zootopia

Byron Howard was born on December 26, 1968 in Misawa, Japan as Byron P. Howard. He is known for his work on Zootopia (2016), Tangled (2010) and Bolt (2008).

Animators: Byron Howard – Bolt, Lilo & Stitch

26. Kunio Kato

Director | Tsumiki no ie

Kunio Kato was born in 1977 in Japan. He is known for his work on The House of Small Cubes (2008), Aru tabibito no nikki (2003) and Robotting (2000).

Animators: Kunio Kato – La Maison en Petits Cubes

27. Doug Sweetland

Director | Storks

Douglas Sweetland is an American animator/director, he grew up watching Disney films and classic Saturday morning cartoons. As a child, Doug drew cartoons for the Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts for several years. After graduating high school in 1992, Doug opted to attend California ...

Animators: Doug Sweetland – Presto, The Incredibles

28. Chris Williams

Animation_department | Frozen

Chris Williams was born on April 23, 1968 in Missouri, USA as Christopher John Williams. He is known for his work on Frozen (2013), Big Hero 6 (2014) and Moana (2016). He has been married to Astrid Sealey since July 10, 2004. They have two children.

Animators: Chris Williams – Bolt, Chicken Little

29. Andrew Ackland-Snow

Art_director | Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2

Andrew Ackland-Snow was born on April 15, 1961 in the UK. He is known for his work on Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011), Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001) and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (2010).

Art Directors: Andrew Ackland-Snow – Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Notting Hill

At-Large: Matthew D. Loeb


31. Redmond Morris

Producer | The Book Thief

Redmond Morris was born on January 26, 1947 in Dublin, Ireland as George Redmond Fitzpatrick Morris. He is a producer and assistant director, known for The Book Thief (2013), The Reader (2008) and The Wind that Shakes the Barley (2006).

At-Large: Redmond Morris


32. John Papsidera

Casting_director | Jurassic World

John Papsidera is known for his work on Jurassic World (2015).

Casting Directors: Bernie Telsey – Sex and the City, Across the Universe

33. Bernard Telsey

Casting_director | The Greatest Showman

Bernard Telsey is known for his work on The Greatest Showman (2017), Margin Call (2011) and Rent (2005).

Casting Directors: Bernie Telsey – Sex and the City, Across the Universe

34. Russ T. Alsobrook

Cinematographer | Forgetting Sarah Marshall

Russ T. Alsobrook was born on September 2, 1946 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA as Russ Thomas Alsobrook. He is a cinematographer and director, known for Forgetting Sarah Marshall (2008), Superbad (2007) and Paul Blart: Mall Cop (2009).

Cinematographers: Russ T. Alsobrook – Paul Blart Mall Cop, Forgetting Sarah Marshall

35. Anthony Dod Mantle

Cinematographer | Slumdog Millionaire

Anthony Dod Mantle was born on April 14, 1955 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England. He is known for his work on Slumdog Millionaire (2008), 127 Hours (2010) and Antichrist (2009).

Cinematographers: Anthony Dod Mantle – Slumdog Millionaire, The Last King of Scotland

36. Henner Hofmann

Cinematographer | La leyenda de una máscara

Henner Hofmann was born in July 1950 in Mexico. He is a cinematographer and producer, known for The Legend of the Mask (1991), Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (1989) and Jonah and the Pink Whale (1995).

Cinematographers: Henner Hofmann – Ave Maria, La Leyenda de una Mascara (The Legend of the Mask)

37. Claudio Miranda

Cinematographer | Life of Pi

Claudio Miranda was born in 1964 in Santiago, Chile. He is known for his work on Life of Pi (2012), The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008) and Oblivion (2013).

Cinematographers: Claudio Miranda – The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Failure to Launch

38. Rodney Taylor

Camera_department | The Host

Rodney Taylor was born in Sea Level, North Carolina, USA. He is known for his work on The Host (2013), Disturbia (2007) and Enough (2002).

Cinematographers: Rodney Taylor – Save Me, Wired to Win: Surviving the Tour de France

39. Mandy Walker

Cinematographer | Hidden Figures

Mandy Walker was born in 1963 in Bundoora, Victoria, Australia. She is known for her work on Hidden Figures (2016), Australia (2008) and Shattered Glass (2003).

Cinematographers: Mandy Walker – Australia, Shattered Glass

40. Deborah Hopper

Costume_designer | Changeling

Deborah Hopper is known for her work on Changeling (2008), Space Cowboys (2000) and Basic Instinct (1992).

Costume Designers: Deborah Hopper – Changeling, Million Dollar Baby

41. Louise Mingenbach

Costume_designer | X-Men

Louise Mingenbach is known for her work on X-Men (2000), X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014) and X2: X-Men United (2003).

Costume Designers: Louise Mingenbach – The Hangover, Superman Returns

42. Michael O'Connor

Costume_designer | The Duchess

Michael O'Connor was born on October 27, 1965 in London, England. He is known for his work on The Duchess (2008), Jane Eyre (2011) and Dredd (2012).

Costume Designers: Michael O’Connor – The Duchess, Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day

43. Michael Wilkinson

Costume_designer | American Hustle

Michael Wilkinson was born in Sydney, Australia. He is known for his work on American Hustle (2013), Aladdin (2019) and TRON: Legacy (2010).

Costume Designers: Michael Wilkinson – Watchmen, Babel

44. Rachid Bouchareb

Director | Cheb

Rachid Bouchareb was born on September 1, 1959 in Paris, France. He is a director and writer, known for Cheb (1991), Little Senegal (2000) and Days of Glory (2006).

Directors: Rachid Bouchareb – Days of Glory, Dust of Life

45. Danny Boyle

Director | 127 Hours

Danny Boyle was born on October 20, 1956 in Manchester, England as Daniel Boyle. He is a director and producer, known for 127 Hours (2010), 28 Days Later... (2002) and Slumdog Millionaire (2008).

Directors: Danny Boyle – Slumdog Millionaire, Sunshine

46. David Frankel

Director | The Devil Wears Prada

David Frankel was born on April 2, 1959 in New York City, New York, USA. He is a producer and director, known for The Devil Wears Prada (2006), One Chance (2013) and Band of Brothers (2001).

Directors: David Frankel – Marley & Me, The Devil Wears Prada

47. Rod Lurie

Writer | Nothing But the Truth

Talented film critic-turned-director who burst onto the scene in late 2000 with his hotly debated political thriller The Contender (2000). That film launched Lurie into the spot of filmmakers-to-watch and stood out amongst a year's worth of mindless and politically empty films. Born in Israel, ...

Directors: Rod Lurie – Nothing but the Truth, The Contender

48. Tom McCarthy

Producer | Win Win

Tom McCarthy is an American film director, screenwriter, and actor. He is best known for direct and write The Station Agent (2003), The Visitor (2007), Win Win (2011), and Spotlight (2015), for which he won the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay, and was nominated for Best Director.


Directors: Thomas McCarthy – The Visitor, The Station Agent

49. Tyler Perry

Writer | Diary of a Mad Black Woman

Perry was born and raised in New Orleans, to Willie Maxine (Campbell) and Emmitt Perry, Sr. His mother was a church-goer and took Perry along with her once a week. His father was a carpenter and they had a very strained and abusive relationship, which led Perry to suffer from depression as a ...

Directors: Tyler Perry – Tyler Perry’s Meet the Browns, Madea’s Family Reunion

50. Henry Selick

Director | Coraline

Henry Selick is a film director, specializing in films with stop-motion animation. He has formal training as an animator.

Selick was born in Glen Ridge, New Jersey, son of Charles H. Selick and Melanie Molan. He was mostly raised Rumson, New Jersey. As a child, Selick took up drawing as a hobby. He ...

Directors: Henry Selick – Coraline, Monkeybone

51. William Gazecki

Editor | The Outrageous Sophie Tucker

William Gazecki is known for his work on The Outrageous Sophie Tucker (2014), Future by Design (2006) and Waco: The Rules of Engagement (1997).

Documentary: William Gazecki – Crop Circles: Quest for Truth, Waco: The Rules of Engagement

52. Rachel Grady

Director | The Boys of Baraka

Rachel Grady is a director and producer, known for The Boys of Baraka (2005), Jesus Camp (2006) and Detropia (2012).

Documentary: Rachel Grady – Jesus Camp, The Boys of Baraka

53. Rory Kennedy

Producer | American Hollow

Rory Kennedy was born on December 12, 1968 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as Rory Elizabeth Katherine Kennedy. She is a producer and director, known for American Hollow (1999), Ghosts of Abu Ghraib (2007) and Last Days in Vietnam (2014). She has been married to Mark Bailey since August 2,...

Documentary: Rory Kennedy – Ghosts of Abu Ghraib, A Boy’s Life

54. Scott Hamilton Kennedy

Director | OT: Our Town

Academy Award® nominee Scott Hamilton Kennedy is a writer, director, producer, cameraman, and editor. He has worked on everything from documentary and scripted film with legends like Roger Corman, directed music videos like Jimmy Cliff's international hit "I Can See Clearly Now," to commercials, ...

Documentary: Scott Hamilton Kennedy – The Garden, OT: Our Town

55. James Marsh

Director | The Theory of Everything

James Marsh was born on April 30, 1963 in Truro, Cornwall, England. He is a director and producer, known for The Theory of Everything (2014), The King (2005) and Wisconsin Death Trip (1999).

Documentary: James Marsh – Man on Wire, Wisconsin Death Trip

56. Megan Mylan

Producer | Lost Boys of Sudan

Megan Mylan is a producer and director, known for Lost Boys of Sudan (2003), Smile Pinki (2008) and P.O.V. (1988).

Documentary: Megan Mylan – Smile Pinki, Lost Boys of Sudan

57. Doug Pray

Editor | The Defiant Ones

Doug Pray is best known as a director of feature documentary films about American subcultures and maverick individuals. He has also directed short films and documentary-style commercials for a wide range of major clients and causes. The youngest of four boys, Doug was born in Denver, Colorado, and ...

Documentary: Doug Pray – Surfwise, Scratch

58. Daniel Battsek

Producer | The Killing of a Sacred Deer

Daniel Battsek is a producer, known for The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017), Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017) and Widows (2018).

Executives: Daniel D.A. Battsek

Executives: Steve Beeks

Executives: Graham W. Burke

61. Joseph Drake

Producer | Juno

Executives: Joe Drake

62. Erik Feig

Producer | Escape Plan

Erik Feig is known for his work on Escape Plan (2013), Allegiant (2016) and Knowing (2009).

Executives: Erik Feig

Executives: Paul Hanneman

64. Donald Harris

Music_department | Space Cowboys

Executives: Donald P. Harris

Executives: Claudia Lewis

66. Roger Barton

Editor | Godzilla: King of the Monsters

Roger Barton began working in editorial on documentaries and made-for-TV movies including the Emmy award-winning "Indictment: The McMartin Trial." He soon made the transition to motion pictures and in 1997 was an Associate Editor on the decade's biggest blockbuster, "Titanic."

He quickly moved up ...

Film Editors: Roger Barton – Speed Racer, Star Wars: Episode III Revenge of the Sith

67. Hank Corwin

Editor | Vice

Hank Corwin is an Academy Award nominated film editor and additional editor who worked with several directors such as Oliver Stone, Adam McKay, Terrence Malick and Robert Redford, just to mention a few names. Sharp, fast-paced and innovative in his techniques, Corwin's ability to create the exact ...

Film Editors: Hank Corwin – What Just Happened, The New World

68. Chris Dickens

Editor | Slumdog Millionaire

Chris Dickens is known for his work on Slumdog Millionaire (2008), Les Misérables (2012) and Hot Fuzz (2007).

Film Editors: Chris Dickens – Slumdog Millionaire, Shaun of the Dead

69. Elliot Graham

Editor | Milk

Elliot Graham was born on June 8, 1976 in Claremont, California, USA as Elliot C. Graham. He is an editor and producer, known for Milk (2008), Steve Jobs (2015) and Molly's Game (2017).

Film Editors: Elliot Graham – Milk, Superman Returns

Film Editors: Kathryn Himoff – Appaloosa, The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants

71. Leo Trombetta

Editor | True Detective

Leo Trombetta is known for his work on True Detective (2014), Deadwood: The Movie (2019) and Narcos (2015).

Film Editors: Leo Trombetta – Little Children, Northfork

72. Brent White

Editor | A Simple Favor

Brent White is known for his work on A Simple Favor (2018), The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005) and The Heat (2013).

Film Editors: Brent White – Step Brothers, Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby

Film Editors: Pam Wise – Then She Found Me, Transamerica

Live Action Short Films: Reto Caffi – Auf der Strecke (On the Line), Leos Freunde

75. Jochen Alexander Freydank

Producer | Spielzeugland

Jochen Alexander Freydank was born on September 15, 1967 in Berlin, German Democratic Republic. He is a producer and director, known for Toyland (2007), Dienst (2003) and Der Bau (2014).

Live Action Short Films: Jochen Alexander Freydank – Spielzeugland (Toyland), Dienst (Duty)

76. Carter Pilcher

Producer | The Oscar Nominated Short Films 2018: Live Action

Carter founded Shorts International in 2000. Coming from a background in both investment banking and law, Carter has made Shorts International the world's leading short movie entertainment company, functioning as distributor, broadcaster and producer. Carter has extensive experience in short movie ...

Live Action Short Films: F. Carter Pilcher – The Dreaming, Bitter

77. Howard Berger

Make_up_department | Lone Survivor

Howard Berger was born on December 20, 1964 in Burbank, California, USA. He is known for his work on Lone Survivor (2013), Patriots Day (2016) and Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003).

Makeup and Hairstylists: Howard Berger – Seven Pounds, The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

78. Mike Elizalde

Costume_department | Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

Mike Elizalde was born in Mazatlan Sinaloa, Mexico in 1960 and immigrated to the United States with his parents when he was five years old. Mike first became interested in monsters and creature effects as a young child watching films like Frankenstein and The Creature From the Black Lagoon. With ...

Makeup and Hairstylists: Mike Elizalde – Hellboy II: The Golden Army, Fantastic Four: Rise of The Silver Surfer

79. Louis Lazzara

Make_up_department | The Negotiator

Louis Lazzara was born on February 20, 1959. He is known for his work on The Negotiator (1998), Southland Tales (2006) and Blade (1998).

Makeup and Hairstylists: Louis Lazzara – Race to Witch Mountain, Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines

80. Gerald Quist

Make_up_department | Star Trek: The Next Generation

One of 134 people invited to join AMPAS in 2009.

Makeup and Hairstylists: Gerald Quist – Tropic Thunder, The Santa Claus 3: The Escape Clause

81. Jeff Danna

Composer | The Good Dinosaur

Jeff Danna was born in 1964 in Canada. He is known for his work on The Good Dinosaur (2015), The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (2009) and Resident Evil: Apocalypse (2004).

Music: Jeff Danna – Lakeview Terrace, Fracture

82. Andrew Dorfman

Music_department | Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist

Andrew Dorfman is known for his work on Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist (2008), Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (2009) and The Lego Movie (2014).

Music: Andrew Dorfman – Baby Mama, Nick & Norah’s Infinite Playlist

83. Peter Gabriel

Soundtrack | WALL·E

Peter Gabriel was educated at Charterhouse School, Surrey, England. He was the lead singer of leading progressive rock band Genesis from its inception until he left in 1975 for a successful solo career as a singer-songwriter, soundtrack composer and innovator in visual presentation of music, music ...

Music: Peter Gabriel – WALL-E, Philadelphia

84. Clint Mansell

Composer | Black Swan

Clint Mansell was born on January 7, 1963 in Coventry, West Midlands, England. He is a composer, known for Black Swan (2010), The Fountain (2006) and Moon (2009).

Music: Clint Mansell – The Wrestler, The Fountain

85. A.R. Rahman

Composer | Slumdog Millionaire

A two-time winner and five-times nominee of the Academy Award (Oscar), A. R. Rahman is popularly known as the man who has redefined contemporary Indian music. Rahman, according to a BBC estimate, has sold more than 150 million copies of his work comprising of music from more than 100 film ...

Music: A.R. Rahman – Slumdog Millionaire, Elizabeth: The Golden Age

86. Mark Ciardi

Producer | The Rookie

Mark Ciardi is a producer and actor, known for The Rookie (2002), Secretariat (2010) and Invincible (2006).

Producers: Mark Ciardi – The Game Plan, The Rookie

87. Christian Colson

Producer | Slumdog Millionaire

Christian Colson is a producer, known for Slumdog Millionaire (2008), Selma (2014) and 127 Hours (2010).

Producers: Christian Colson – Slumdog Millionaire, The Descent

88. Gordon Gray

Producer | The Rookie

Gordon Gray is known for his work on The Rookie (2002), Secretariat (2010) and Invincible (2006).

Producers: Gordon Gray – Invincible, Miracle

89. Broderick Johnson

Producer | Blade Runner 2049

Broderick Johnson is a producer and executive, known for Blade Runner 2049 (2017), The Book of Eli (2010) and The Blind Side (2009).

Producers: Broderick Johnson – One Missed Call; P.S. I Love You

90. Cathy Konrad

Producer | Walk the Line

Cathy Konrad is known for her work on Walk the Line (2005), Scream (1996) and Scream 2 (1997). She was previously married to James Mangold.

Producers: Cathy Konrad – 3:10 to Yuma, Walk the Line

91. Andrew A. Kosove

Producer | Blade Runner 2049

Andrew A. Kosove is a producer, known for Blade Runner 2049 (2017), The Book of Eli (2010) and The Blind Side (2009).

Producers: Andrew Kosove – Racing Stripes, Dude, Where’s My Car?

92. James Lassiter

Producer | Hitch

James Lassiter is a producer, known for Hitch (2005), Seven Pounds (2008) and I, Robot (2004).

Producers: James Lassiter – Hancock, Lakeview Terrace

93. Russell Smith

Producer | Juno

Russell Smith was born on April 21, 1954 in Springfield, Illinois, USA as Russell Alan Smith. He is a producer, known for Juno (2007), The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012) and The Man in the Iron Mask (1998).

Producers: Russell Smith – Juno, The Libertine

94. Paula Wagner

Producer | Mission: Impossible

Paula Wagner has worked in the top ranks of the entertainment industry as a talent agent, film producer, and studio executive. She develops and produces film, theatre, and television projects through her production company Chestnut Ridge Productions (CRP).

Wagner began her career as an agent at ...

Producers: Paula Wagner – Mission: Impossible III, Mission: Impossible

95. Donald Graham Burt

Production_designer | The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

Donald Graham Burt is known for his work on The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008), The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011) and Gone Girl (2014).

Production Designers: Donald Graham Burt – The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Zodiac

96. Michael Carlin

Production_designer | The Duchess

Production Designers: Michael Carlin – The Duchess, In Bruges

97. Jane Ann Stewart

Production_designer | The Descendants

Jane Ann Stewart is a production designer, known for The Descendants (2011), Election (1999) and Candyman (1992).

Production Designers: Jane Ann Stewart – The Savages, Sideways

98. Kevin Thompson

Production_designer | Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

Kevin Thompson is a production designer and actor, known for Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014), Michael Clayton (2007) and Okja (2017).

Production Designers: Kevin Thompson – Duplicity, Michael Clayton

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