Birth: , USA
Brian Thomas Grazer is an American film and television producer who founded Imagine Entertainment in 1986 with Ron Howard. Together they have produced many acclaimed films, including ‘A Beautiful Mind’ and ‘Apollo 13’. Grazer produced the 2002 film ‘8 Mile’, the live-action version of the holiday classic ‘How The Grinch Stole Christmas!’ (2000), Spike Lee's 2006 crime-thriller ‘Inside Man’, and Ridley Scott's ‘American Gangster’ (2007), which was nominated for two Academy Awards. His producing credits also include the films ‘Changeling’ and ‘Frost/Nixon’. He is the executive producer of ‘24’, ‘Lie to Me’, ‘Arrested Development’, ‘Parenthood’ and ‘Friday Night Lights’. In May 2007, Grazer was listed among Time Magazine's 100 Most Influential People in The World. On "The Dream Team", the July 15, 2007 episode of Entourage, Grazer made a brief cameo appearance as himself. Grazer is set to produce the film adaption of the comic book ‘Legends: The Enchanted’.