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Paul G. Allen (1953–2018)

Paul G. Allen was born on January 21, 1953 in Seattle, Washington, USA. He is known for his work on Hard Candy (2005), Ocean Warriors (2016) and Naledi: A Baby Elephant's Tale (2016). He died on October 15, 2018 in Seattle. See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 4 wins & 4 nominations. See more awards »

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  The Reason I Jump (Documentary) (executive producer) (filming)
 2019 Oliver Sacks: His Own Life (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2019 Drain the Oceans (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- Pacific War Megawrecks (2019) ... (executive producer: Vulcan Productions)
 2019 Ghost Fleet VR (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2019 USS Indianapolis: The Final Chapter (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2016-2018 Ocean Warriors (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 7 episodes)
- Chasing the Thunder (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Perseverance (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Life and Death (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Truth and Lies (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Engage the Enemy (2016) ... (executive producer)
 2018 The Memphis Belle: A Story of a Flying Fortress - The Restoration (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2018 Ghost Fleet (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2018 X-Ray Fashion (Documentary short) (producer)
 2018 Ballet Now (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2018 The Cold Blue (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2018 Going to War (TV Movie documentary) (producer)
 2018 Death Planet Rescue (Short) (executive producer)
 2018 Chasing The Thunder (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2017 Unseen Enemy (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2017 Step (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2016 Altered States of America (executive producer)
 2016 We the Voters (TV Series) (executive producer)
 2016 The Ivory Game (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2016 Naledi: A Baby Elephant's Tale (Documentary) (co-executive producer)
 2016 Midsummer in Newtown (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2016 Mind of a Giant (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 2015 Racing Extinction (Documentary) (co-executive producer)
 2014 That Film About Money (Short) (executive producer)
 2014 Years of Living Dangerously (TV Series documentary) (co-producer - 9 episodes)
- Moving a Mountain (2014) ... (co-producer)
- A Dangerous Future (2014) ... (co-producer)
- Revolt, Rebuild, Renew (2014) ... (co-producer)
- Winds of Change (2014) ... (co-producer)
- True Colors (2014) ... (co-producer)
 2013 Girl Rising (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2013 Pandora's Promise (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2007 Where God Left His Shoes (executive producer)
 2006 Bickford Shmeckler's Cool Ideas (executive producer)
 2005 American Masters (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- No Direction Home: Bob Dylan (2005) ... (executive producer)
 2005 Hard Candy (executive producer)
 2004 Lightning in a Bottle (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2003 The Blues (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 7 episodes)
- Piano Blues (2003) ... (executive producer)
- Red, White and Blues (2003) ... (executive producer)
- Godfathers and Sons (2003) ... (executive producer)
- Warming by the Devil's Fire (2003) ... (executive producer)
- The Road to Memphis (2003) ... (executive producer)
 2003 The Soul of a Man (Documentary) (executive producer)
 1999 Titus (executive producer)
 1996 Peter Gabriel: Eve (Video Game) (executive producer - as Paul Allen)
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Book: "Idea Man: A Memoir by the Cofounder of Microsoft". New York: Portfolio. ISBN-13: 978-1591843825

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He was a founding partner of DreamWorks SKG. Although his involvement had been less publicized, he actually owned more stock than either Steven Spielberg, Jeffrey Katzenberg or David Geffen. See more »

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