Jonathan Sanger was born on April 21, 1944 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA. He is a producer and director, known for The Elephant Man (1980), Flight of the Navigator (1986) and Vanilla Sky (2001). See full bio »

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The Elephant Man Producer
Vanilla Sky Producer
The Others Miscellaneous Crew


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  Maximum Speed (producer) (pre-production)
 2017 Marshall (producer)
 2017 Chapter & Verse (producer)
 2015 The wHOLE (TV Series) (executive producer - 2015)
 2013 Altered Minds (executive producer)
 2008 100 Feet (producer)
 2008 Paraiso Travel (executive producer)
 2005 The Producers (producer)
 2004 Suspect Zero (executive producer)
 2001 Vanilla Sky (executive producer)
 2001 NSync: Bigger Than Live (Documentary) (executive producer)
 1998 Without Limits (executive producer)
 1998 Grandpa's Funeral (TV Short) (executive producer)
 1996 Mr. & Mrs. Smith (TV Series) (co-executive producer - 1 episode)
- Pilot (1996) ... (co-executive producer)
 1995 Take Out the Beast (TV Short) (executive producer)
 1994 18 Minutes in Albuquerque (TV Short) (executive producer)
 1994 Missing Parents (TV Short) (executive producer)
 1994 Sherwood's Travels (producer)
 1994 Two Over Easy (Short) (executive producer)
 1993 Night Driving (TV Short) (executive producer)
 1993 The Great O'Grady (TV Short) (producer)
 1993 Lush Life (TV Movie) (producer)
 1993 The Last Shot (TV Short) (executive producer)
 1993 House of Cards (co-producer)
 1992 Another Round (TV Short) (executive producer)
 1992 Contact (Short) (executive producer)
 1992 Fifteenth Phase of the Moon (TV Short) (executive producer)
 1992 The Washing Machine Man (TV Short) (executive producer)
 1991 Birch Street Gym (Short) (executive producer)
 1991 Session Man (Short) (executive producer)
 1991 The Letters from Moab (TV Short) (executive producer)
 1991 Without a Pass (executive producer)
 1991 To the Moon, Alice (Short) (executive producer)
  American Playhouse (TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode, 1991) (producer - 1 episode, 1991)
- Triple Play II (1991) ... (executive producer) / (producer)
 1990 12:01 PM (Short) (executive producer)
 1990 Heart of the Deal (executive producer)
 1990 The Showtime 30-Minute Movie (TV Series) (executive producer)
 1989 Conquering Space (Short) (executive producer)
 1989 Open Window (TV Short) (executive producer)
 1989 Private Debts (Short) (executive producer)
 1989 Teach 109 (TV Short) (executive producer)
 1988 ...They Haven't Seen This... (Short) (producer)
 1988 Homesick (Short) (executive producer)
 1988 Mr. Fixit (Short) (executive producer)
 1988 Sapphire Man (Short) (executive producer)
 1988/I The Jogger (producer)
 1988 Astronomy (Short) (producer)
 1988 The Price of Life (Short) (executive producer)
 1987 Ray's Male Heterosexual Dance Hall (Short) (producer)
 1986 Flight of the Navigator (executive producer)
 1985 The Doctor and the Devils (producer)
 1985 Code Name: Emerald (co-producer)
 1982 Frances (producer)
 1980 The Elephant Man (producer)
 1980 Fatso (associate producer)
 1979 A Force of One (associate producer)
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Other Works:

Book: "Making The Elephant Man: A Producer's Memoir". Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Company. ISBN-13 9781476666624 / ISBN-10 1476666628

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Alternate Names:

J. Sanger | Jon Sanger

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