Lauren Shuler Donner

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Lauren Shuler Donner has, in the past four decades, established herself as one of the most successful and versatile producers in Hollywood. To date, her films have grossed close to $5 billion worldwide. She crossed over to Executive the very successful "Legion" for FX and "The Gifted" for FBC. Shuler Donner was bound for success from the beginning... See full bio »

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Logan Producer
Deadpool Producer
Maverick Mrs. D., Bathhouse Maid
You've Got Mail Producer


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  Constantine 2 (producer) (announced)
  Twin Blades (producer) (filming)
 2022 Our Time (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2020 The New Mutants (producer - produced by)
 2017-2019 Legion (TV Series) (executive producer - 27 episodes)
- Chapter 27 (2019) ... (executive producer)
- Chapter 26 (2019) ... (executive producer)
- Chapter 25 (2019) ... (executive producer)
- Chapter 24 (2019) ... (executive producer)
- Chapter 23 (2019) ... (executive producer)
 2019 X-Men: Dark Phoenix (producer - produced by, credit only)
 2017-2019 The Gifted (TV Series) (executive producer - 29 episodes)
- oMens (2019) ... (executive producer)
- Monsters (2019) ... (executive producer)
- calaMity (2019) ... (executive producer)
- teMpted (2019) ... (executive producer)
- hoMe (2019) ... (executive producer)
 2018 Deadpool 2 (producer)
 2017 Logan (producer)
 2016 X-Men: Apocalypse (producer - credit only)
 2016 Deadpool (producer)
 2014 X-Men: Days of Future Past (producer)
 2013 Laughs Unlimited (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2013 The Wolverine (producer)
 2011 X-Men: First Class (producer)
 2009 X-Men Origins: Wolverine (producer)
 2009 Hotel for Dogs (producer - produced by)
 2008 The Secret Life of Bees (producer)
 2008 Shorts (associate producer)
 2008 Semi-Pro (executive producer)
 2006 Unaccompanied Minors (producer)
 2006 X-Men: The Last Stand (producer)
 2006 She's the Man (producer)
 2005 Constantine (producer - produced by)
 2003 Timeline (producer)
 2003 X2: X-Men United (producer)
 2003 Just Married (executive producer)
 2001 Out Cold (executive producer)
 2000 X-Men (producer)
 1999 Any Given Sunday (producer)
 1998 You've Got Mail (producer)
 1998 Bulworth (executive producer)
 1997 Free Willy 3: The Rescue (executive producer)
 1997 Volcano (executive producer)
 1995 Assassins (executive producer)
 1995 Free Willy 2: The Adventure Home (producer - as Lauren Shuler-Donner, produced by)
 1994 Free Willy (TV Series) (executive producer)
 1994 The Favor (producer)
 1993 Free Willy (producer - as Lauren Shuler-Donner, produced by)
 1993 Dave (producer - as Lauren Shuler-Donner)
 1992 Radio Flyer (producer - as Lauren Shuler-Donner, produced by)
 1989 Three Fugitives (producer - as Lauren Shuler-Donner)
 1987 Cameo by Night (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1986 Pretty in Pink (producer - as Lauren Shuler, produced by)
 1985 St. Elmo's Fire (producer - as Lauren Shuler)
 1985 Ladyhawke (producer - as Lauren Shuler)
 1983 Mr. Mom (producer - as Lauren Shuler, produced by)
 1979 Amateur Night at the Dixie Bar and Grill (TV Movie) (producer - as Lauren Shuler)
 1978 Thank God It's Friday (associate producer - as Lauren Shuler)
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Alternate Names:

Lauren Schuler-Donner | Lauren Shuler | Lauren Shuler-Donner


5' 6" (1.68 m)


Richard Donner  (his death) | See more »

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I used to go in with my fists up. I'd go, 'I'm tough, I'm tough, I'm tough.' Eventually I had to learn that that is the worst thing; that is what men really hate. A lot of women fell by the wayside because they'd be so tough-ass in trying to prove themselves.


At the beginning of her career when she interviewed for a job and insisted she wanted to be a producer rather than a secretary, she was told, "Honey either learn to type or get yourself a see-through blouse, because that's the only way you're going to get a job in Hollywood.". See more »

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