Davis Guggenheim


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Davis Guggenheim was born on November 3, 1963 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. He is a producer and director, known for Training Day (2001), Waiting for Superman (2010) and An Inconvenient Truth (2006). He has been married to Elisabeth Shue since August 1994. They have three children. See full bio »

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Tue, Aug 16 6:15 AM PDT on FLIX (623)

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 19 wins & 17 nominations. See more awards »

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Training Day Producer
(2001)
(2010)
(2006)
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  Untitled Michael J. Fox/Apple Project (Documentary) (producer) (filming)
  The Brave (TV Series documentary) (executive producer) (post-production)
  The Happenings (TV Series documentary) (executive producer) (post-production)
 2022 Aftershock (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2022 Mija (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2021 Mistress Dispeller (Short) (executive producer)
 2021 Procession (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2021 Bitterbrush (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2021 All These Sons (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2021 Accepted (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2021 Homeroom (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2021 Summer of Soul (...Or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised) (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2021 Frontline (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- A Thousand Cuts (2021) ... (executive producer)
 2020/I Container (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2020 A Thousand Cuts (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2020/I Time (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2020 Bloody Nose, Empty Pockets (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2020 Boys State (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2019 Paulette (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2019/II Darlin (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2019 El Vacio (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2019 To Be Queen (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2019 Wolf's Mouth (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2019 Walk Run Cha-Cha (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2019 Sweetheart Dancers (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2019 Where's My Roy Cohn? (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2018 Bisbee '17 (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2018 The Price of Free (Documentary) (producer)
 2017 An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2015 He Named Me Malala (Documentary) (producer)
 2014 Spent: Looking for Change (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2011 From the Sky Down (Documentary) (producer)
 2010-2011 The Defenders (TV Series) (executive producer - 18 episodes)
- Morelli v. Kaczmarek (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Nevada v. Greene (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Noland v. Galloway Pharmaceuticals (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Nevada v. Hunter (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Nevada v. Doug the Mule (2011) ... (executive producer)
 2009 Melrose Place (TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2009) ... (executive producer)
 2008 The Tower (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2008 It Might Get Loud (Documentary) (producer)
 2008 Carissa (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2007 Gracie (producer)
 2006 The Making of 'an Inconvenient Truth' (Video documentary short) (producer)
 2006 3 lbs. (TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- Lost for Words (2006) ... (executive producer)
 2006 An Inconvenient Truth (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2004 Deadwood (TV Series) (producer - 12 episodes)
- Sold Under Sin (2004) ... (producer)
- Jewel's Boot Is Made for Walking (2004) ... (producer)
- Mister Wu (2004) ... (producer)
- No Other Sons or Daughters (2004) ... (producer)
- Suffer the Little Children (2004) ... (producer)
 2001 Teach (Short) (producer)
 2001 The First Year (TV Movie documentary) (producer)
 2001 Training Day (executive producer)
 1991 Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead (associate producer)
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Height:

6' (1.83 m)

Spouse:

Elisabeth Shue  (3 children)


Relatives:

Grace Guggenheim (sibling) | See more »
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While at Brown University, he was a member of the all-male a cappella group "The Brown Derbies". See more »

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