Jon Avnet


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Jon Avnet has directed, written, and produced more than 80 motion pictures, television movies, series and Broadway plays, winning Oscars, Emmys, Tonys, Peabody's, DGA Awards, the Humanitas, Golden Globes and the AFI's Franklin Shaffner Medal. He has directed the Oscar-nominated performance of Jessica Tandy and the three Emmy-winning performances ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 5 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

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(1991)
(1996)
Risky Business Producer
(1983)
Black Swan Producer
(2010)

Filmography

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  Justified: City Primeval (TV Series) (1 episode) (filming)
 2021 Reba McEntire: Somehow You Do (Video short) (directed by)
 2020 Manhunt (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Run Rudolph Run (2020)
- Bombingham (2020)
 2018-2019 Sneaky Pete (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- The Tower (2018)
 2017 Three Christs
 2010-2015 Justified (TV Series) (10 episodes)
- Sounding (2015)
- The Toll (2014)
- Harlan Roulette (2012)
 2014 Rake (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Cancer (2014)
 2013 Susanna (TV Series short) (12 episodes)
- Episode #1.12 (2013)
- Episode #1.11 (2013)
- Episode #1.10 (2013)
- Episode #1.9 (2013)
- Episode #1.8 (2013)
 2013 Lauren (TV Series short) (12 episodes)
- Episode #2.12 (2013)
- Episode #2.11 (2013)
- Episode #2.10 (2013)
- Episode #2.9 (2013)
- Episode #2.8 (2013)
 2012 Kendra (TV Series short) (8 episodes)
- Memory (2012)
- Old Fashioned (2012)
- Driver's License (2012)
- Diceman Cometh (2012)
- Recovery (2012)
 2012 Vanessa & Jan (TV Series short) (6 episodes)
- Pas De Deux (2012)
- Playing Ball (2012)
- Rocket Scientist (2012)
 2012 Jan (TV Series short) (15 episodes)
- Wine Bar (2012)
- Afterglow (2012)
- Trust (2012)
- Fight??? (2012)
- Cass (2012)
 2011 Have a Little Faith (TV Movie)
 2010 Pleading Guilty (TV Movie)
 2009 Bunker Hill (TV Movie)
 2007 The Starter Wife (TV Mini Series) (6 episodes)
- Hour 6 (2007)
- Hour 5 (2007)
- Hour 4 (2007)
- Hour 3 (2007)
- Hour 2 (2007)
 2007 88 Minutes
 2006 Sixty Minute Man (TV Movie)
 2005 Conviction (TV Movie)
 2002-2003 Boomtown (TV Series) (9 episodes)
- Wannabe (2003)
- Inadmissible (2003)
- Storm Watch (2003)
- Execution (2003)
 2001 Uprising (TV Movie)
 1997 Red Corner
 1994 The War
 1986 Between Two Women (TV Movie)
 1984-1985 Call to Glory (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Just in Time (1985)
- A Wind of Change (1984)
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Other Works:

Stage Play: The History Boys. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Jonathan M. Avnet | Jonathan Avnet

Spouse:

Barbara Avnet  (3 children)
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Directed 3 actresses in Emmy-winning performances (Margo Martindale in Justified, Colleen Dewhurst in Between Two Women, and Judy Davis in The Starter Wife). See more »

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