Michael Eisner (I)

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For four decades, Michael Eisner has been a leader in the American entertainment industry. He began his career at ABC, overseeing shows including Happy Days, Barney Miller, and Roots. He became president of Paramount Pictures in 1976, turning out hit films including Raiders of the Lost Ark, Saturday Night Fever, and Grease. IN 1984 Michael assumed... See full bio »

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Known For

Glenn Martin DDS Producer
(2009-2011)
Fantasmic! Producer
(1992)
Prom Queen Producer
(2007-2012)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Producer (7 credits)
 2007-2012 Prom Queen (TV Series) (executive producer - 33 episodes)
- Sexy Models (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Close Encounters (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Poker Face (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Naked in the Sun (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Let Me In (2012) ... (executive producer)
 2011 Circling the Drain (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2009-2011 Glenn Martin DDS (TV Series) (executive producer - 17 episodes)
- Heist (2011) ... (executive producer - as Michael D. Eisner)
- Date with Destiny (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Videogame Wizard (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Windfall (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Glenn and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance (2011) ... (executive producer)
 2008 Foreign Body (TV Series) (executive producer - 2008)
 2006 Conversations with Michael Eisner (TV Series) (producer)
 1992 Fantasmic! (Short) (executive producer)
 1973 Schoolhouse Rock! (TV Series short) (creative producer - uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Foreword to the book Disneyland: Inside Story, by _Randy Bright_, New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1987, ISBN 0810908115.

Publicity Listings:

7 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Official Sites:

Official Site

Alternate Names:

Michael D. Eisner | Michael Dammann Eisner

Height:

6' 3" (1.91 m)

Spouse:

Jane Eisner  (3 children)

Children:

Breck Eisner
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Personal Quote:

[on what he would most like to be remembered for at Disney, in a Newsweek interview] Not screwing it up. See more »

Trivia:

Began with a minor position at NBC, then moved to ABC, Paramount, then to Walt Disney. See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

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