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film producer

Graham King, British film producer. Member of Academy Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Background

King, Graham was born on December 19, 1961 in England.

Career

He is President and CEO of production companies Initial Entertainment Group and GK Films. He has had several major commercial successes as producer, such as The Departed (which grossed $289,847,354 internationally) and The Tourist (which grossed $278,346,189 internationally). King was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the 2010 New Year Honours.

Achievements

  • He is best known for his Academy Award winning 2006 crime thriller film The Departed, which was awarded the Best Picture Oscar at the 79th Academy Awards.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Producer: (films) Doctor T and the Women, 2000, The Aviator, 2004, The Departed, 2006, Blood Diamond, 2006, Next, 2007, Time to Kill, 2007. Executive producer: Ping!, 2000, Traffic, 2000, Ali, 2001, The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys, 2002, Desert Saints, 2002, Gangs of New York, 2002, The Ballad of Jack and Rose, 2005, An Unfinished Life, 2005, Gardener of Eden, 2006, First Born, 2007. (television miniseries) Traffic, 2004.

Membership

Member of Academy Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.