Art Linson

Place of birth:

Chicago, Illinois, USA:

Biography:

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Art Linson (born 1942) is an American film producer, director and screenwriter. He was born in Chicago, Illinois. His directorial debut was the 1980 comedy, Where the Buffalo Roam, which was loosely based on stories by Hunter S. Thompson and starred Bill Murray as the writer. He also directed 1984's The Wild Life. Linson has produced many films including Car Wash, Fast Times at Ridgemont High, Fight Club, Melvin and Howard and the Brian De Palma films The Untouchables, Casualties of War, and The Black Dahlia. He has worked with Michael Mann, David Mamet, and Cameron Crowe. He produced Sunset Strip with his son John. His writing credits include the film American Hot Wax and two books, What Just Happened? Bitter Hollywood Tales from the Front Line (ISBN 1-58234-240-7), which was adapted into the film What Just Happened, and A Pound of Flesh: Perilous Tales of How to Produce Movies in Hollywood (ISBN 0-8021-3551-X). He is an executive producer for the FX drama series Sons of Anarchy. Linson produced a film based on the band The Runaways, with his son John Linson as a co-producer. Description above from the Wikipedia article Art Linson, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Production Credits

The Outsider (2018)
Producer
The Comedian (2016)
Screenplay
The Comedian (2016)
Story
The Runaways (2010)
Producer
What Just Happened (2008)
Producer
What Just Happened (2008)
Author
What Just Happened (2008)
Writer
Into the Wild (2007)
Executive Producer
The Black Dahlia (2006)
Producer
Lords of Dogtown (2005)
Executive Producer
Spartan (2004)
Producer
Heist (2001)
Producer
Fight Club (1999)
Producer
Pushing Tin (1999)
Producer
The Edge (1997)
Producer
Heat (1995)
Producer
This Boy’s Life (1993)
Producer
Point of No Return (1993)
Producer
Singles (1992)
Executive Producer
We're No Angels (1989)
Producer
Casualties of War (1989)
Producer
Scrooged (1988)
Producer
The Untouchables (1987)
Producer
The Wild Life (1984)
Director
Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)
Producer
Where the Buffalo Roam (1980)
Director
Where the Buffalo Roam (1980)
Producer
American Hot Wax (1978)
Producer
The Challenger ()
Producer