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Gerald W. Abrams

Gerald W. Abrams has produced over 70 films. He is best known for Houdini (2014), Nuremberg (2000), and Family of Spies (1990). Houdini is Cable Television's top rated Miniseries of 2014. Abrams has been nominated for two Emmys, the most recent was for Nuremberg, a dramatized account of the war crime trials following the defeat of Nazi Germany in ... See full bio »

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 2015 Love, Again (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2014 The Christmas Shepherd (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2014 Houdini (TV Mini Series) (executive producer - 2 episodes)
- Part 2 (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Part 1 (2014) ... (executive producer)
 1995-2014 Modern Marvels (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 14 episodes)
- Hottest Rides Countdown (2014) ... (executive producer)
- Strangest Countdown (2013) ... (executive producer)
- Shoes (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Waterproof (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Driver's Seat (2010) ... (executive producer)
 2012/II Regression (Short) (associate producer)
 2012 A Dog Named Duke (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2011 The Pastor's Wife (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2010 Fairfield Road (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2009 The National Tree (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2008 Daniel's Daughter (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2008 Charlie & Me (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2006 Firestorm: Last Stand at Yellowstone (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2005 Four Minutes (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2005 Deadly Isolation (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2005 See Arnold Run (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2005 Caesars 24/7 (TV Series documentary) (executive producer)
 2004 Deadly Encounter (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2004 The Mystery of Natalie Wood (TV Mini Series) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- Part 1 (2004) ... (executive producer)
 2003 44 Minutes: The North Hollywood Shoot-Out (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2003 Out of the Ashes (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2002 A Christmas Visitor (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2001 Second Honeymoon (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2000 Nuremberg (TV Mini Series) (executive producer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2000) ... (executive producer - as Gerry Abrams)
- Episode #1.1 (2000) ... (executive producer - as Gerry Abrams)
 1999 In Profile (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1999 Black and Blue (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1998 Escape from Wildcat Canyon (executive producer)
 1996 Bearing the Torch: Politics & the Olympics (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 1987-1996 Biography (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 6 episodes)
- J. Pierpont Morgan: Emperor of Wall Street (1996) ... (executive producer)
- Alexander Graham Bell: Voice of Invention (1996) ... (executive producer)
- Richard Pryor: Comic on the Edge (1996) ... (executive producer)
- Conrad Hilton: Innkeeper to the World (1996) ... (executive producer)
- Mary Tyler Moore: All American-Girl (1995) ... (executive producer)
 1996 Portraits of Courage (TV Series documentary) (executive producer)
 1996 The Hidden Secrets of Magic (TV Movie documentary) (executive producer)
 1995 Betty Boop: Queen of the Cartoons (Documentary) (executive producer)
 1995 Rivals (executive producer)
 1993 Silent Witness: What a Child Saw (executive producer)
 1991 Drop Dead Gorgeous (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1990 The Fatal Image (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1990 Family of Spies (TV Mini Series) (executive producer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (1990) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.1 (1990) ... (executive producer)
 1990 Daughter of Darkness (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1990 Jekyll and Hyde (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1989 Finish Line (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1988 Street of Dreams (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1988 A Father's Revenge (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1987 Hearts of Fire (executive producer - as Gerald Abrams)
 1986 Monte Carlo (TV Mini Series) (producer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (1986) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.1 (1986) ... (producer)
 1986 Thompson's Last Run (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1985 The Steel Collar Man (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1985 Florence Nightingale (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1984 Scorned and Swindled (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1983 Found Money (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1983 Cutter to Houston (TV Series) (executive producer - 2 episodes)
- In the Eye of the Hurricane (1983) ... (executive producer)
- Pilot (1983) ... (executive producer)
 1983 Running Out (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1982 Marian Rose White (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1981 Berlin Tunnel 21 (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1980 Act of Love (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1979 The Gift (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1979 Letters from Frank (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1979 Flesh & Blood (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1979 Steeletown (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1978 Murder at the Mardi Gras (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1978 With This Ring (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1978 Having Babies III (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1978 Ski Lift to Death (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1978 The Defection of Simas Kudirka (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1977 Having Babies II (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1977 Hollywood High (TV Series) (executive producer - 2 episodes)
- Friends and Other Strangers (1977) ... (executive producer)
- It Didn't Happen One Night (1977) ... (executive producer)
 1977 Red Alert (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1977 Secrets (TV Movie) (producer)
 1976 The Secret Life of John Chapman (TV Movie) (producer)
 1976 Having Babies (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1976 The Bureau (TV Movie) (producer)
 1976 James Dean (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1975 Katherine (TV Movie) (associate producer)
 1975 Winner Take All (TV Movie) (associate producer)
 1974 Betrayal (TV Movie) (associate producer)
 1974 It Couldn't Happen to a Nicer Guy (TV Movie) (associate producer)
 1974 Where Have All the People Gone (TV Movie) (associate producer)
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Gerald Abrams | Gerry Abrams


Carol Abrams  (her death)  (2 children)


J.J. Abrams

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