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Robert K. Weiss

Robert K. Weiss is a producer and writer, known for Tommy Boy (1995), The Blues Brothers (1980) and The Naked Gun 2½: The Smell of Fear (1991). See full bio »

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Hide Hide Show Show Producer (31 credits)
 2014 Spillbusters (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2013 Back to the Moon for Good: Planetarium Dome Show (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2008 Superhero Movie (producer)
 2006 Scary Movie 4 (producer)
 2004 The Race for Space: Ansari X Prize (TV Special) (executive producer)
 2003 Scary Movie 3 (producer)
 2002 Dan Aykroyd's Out There (TV Series) (executive producer)
 2000 The Ladies Man (executive producer)
 1999 Superstar (executive producer)
 1998 A Night at the Roxbury (executive producer)
 1996 Black Sheep (executive producer)
 1994-1995 Weird Science (TV Series) (executive producer - 44 episodes)
- Spies 'R' Us (1995) ... (executive producer)
- The Legend of Red Brick Wallace (1995) ... (executive producer)
- Dead Can Dance (1995) ... (executive producer)
- Teen Lisa (1995) ... (executive producer)
- Fly Boy (1995) ... (executive producer)
 1994-1995 Dream On (TV Series) (executive producer - 14 episodes)
- Significant Author (1995) ... (executive producer)
- The Courtship of Martin's Father (1994) ... (executive producer)
- I Never Promised You Charoses, Martin (1994) ... (executive producer)
- Hack Like Me (1994) ... (executive producer)
- Off-Off Broadway Bound (1994) ... (executive producer)
 1995 Sliders (TV Series) (executive producer - 9 episodes)
- Luck of the Draw (1995) ... (executive producer)
- The King Is Back (1995) ... (executive producer)
- The Weaker Sex (1995) ... (executive producer)
- Eggheads (1995) ... (executive producer)
- Summer of Love (1995) ... (executive producer)
 1995 Tommy Boy (executive producer)
 1992 Topper (producer)
 1991 Nothing But Trouble (producer)
 1990 Crazy People (executive producer)
 1987 Amazon Women on the Moon (producer)
 1987 Dragnet (producer)
 1985 The Compleat Al (Video) (producer)
 1985 'Weird Al' Yankovic: One More Minute (Music Video) (producer)
 1985 'Weird Al' Yankovic: Like a Surgeon (Music Video) (producer)
 1984 Welcome to the Fun Zone (TV Movie) (producer)
 1983 Doctor Detroit (producer)
 1982 Police Squad! (TV Series) (producer - 6 episodes)
- Revenge and Remorse (The Guilty Alibi) (1982) ... (producer)
- The Butler Did It (A Bird in the Hand) (1982) ... (producer)
- Ring of Fear (A Dangerous Assignment) (1982) ... (producer)
 1980 The Blues Brothers (producer)
 1977 The Kentucky Fried Movie (producer)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Music video: Directed (w/Jay Levey) "Like a Surgeon" for 'Weird Al' Yankovic See more »

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1 Interview | See more »

Alternate Names:

Bob Weiss | Robert Weiss

Did You Know?


His name was mentioned in Blues Brothers 2000 (1998) by Elwood Blues (Dan Aykroyd) as being a famous blues mentor. This was an in-joke, as Weiss was a producer of the original The Blues Brothers (1980) film.

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