|Born||August 2, 1949|
|Spouse(s)||Dawn Steel (1985–97; her death)|
Charles Roven (born August 2, 1949) is an American film producer and the president and co-founder of Atlas Entertainment. He is known for producing the superhero films The Dark Knight Trilogy, Suicide Squad, Man of Steel, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and more.
Awards and nominations[edit | edit source]
His film American Hustle was nominated for a Best Picture Academy Award in 2014, as well as in 9 other categories. In January 2018, Roven received the David O. Selznick Achievement Award for his body of work from the Producers Guild of America.
Personal[edit | edit source]
He was married to producer Dawn Steel from 1985 until her death in 1997. The two had a daughter, Rebecca, born in March 1987. Roven later married restaurateur Stephanie Haymes, the daughter of entertainers Dick Haymes and Fran Jeffries.
Filmography[edit | edit source]
He was a producer in all films unless otherwise noted.
Film[edit | edit source]
|1973||Some Call It Loving||Assistant producer|
|1983||Heart Like a Wheel|
|1987||Made in U.S.A.|
|The Blood of Heroes|
|City of Angels|
|2004||Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed|
|2005||Kicking & Screaming||Executive producer|
|The Brothers Grimm|
|2008||The Bank Job|
|Get Smart's Bruce and Lloyd: Out of Control||Direct-to-video|
|The Dark Knight|
|2011||Season of the Witch|
|2012||The Dark Knight Rises|
|2013||Man of Steel|
|2016||Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice|
|The Whole Truth||Executive producer|
|The Great Wall|
|Wonder Woman 1984|
|The Suicide Squad|
|Zack Snyder's Justice League|
Television[edit | edit source]
|2016||12 Monkeys: Recap/Finale||Executive producer||Television film|
|2015−17||12 Monkeys||Executive producer|
|2017||The Brothers Grimm||Executive producer|
|2018−20||Dirty John||Executive producer|
References[edit | edit source]
- "Biographical Summaries of Notable People: Charles Roven". MyHeritage.com. Archived from the original on April 28, 2017. Retrieved April 28, 2017.
- "THR's Producer of the Year: Charles Roven on the Future of DC Films and What Really Happened Between George Clooney and David O. Russell". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved December 24, 2018.
- "'American Hustle' Oscars: Star-Studded Film Majorly Snubbed". Huffington Post. March 3, 2014. Retrieved December 24, 2018.
- Piper-Shimizu, Stephane (January 22, 2018). "Charles Roven". Variety. Retrieved December 24, 2018.
- Busch, Anita (January 21, 2018). "Charles Roven: A Q&A With The PGA's David O. Selznick Honoree Reveals When He Knew He Really Made It In Hollywood". Deadline. Retrieved December 24, 2018.
- Weinraub, Bernard (December 22, 1997). "Dawn Steel, Studio Chief And Producer, Dies at 51". The New York Times. Retrieved April 28, 2017.
- Finke, Nikki (April 3, 2006). "2nd Update: Film Director Accused of Lying to FBI in Pellicano Scandal". Deadline Hollywood. Archived from the original on October 23, 2016. Retrieved April 28, 2017.
- Grimes, William (December 20, 2016). "Fran Jeffries, an Actress Who Performed a Sexy Samba in 'The Pink Panther,' Dies at 79". The New York Times. p. A19. Retrieved April 28, 2017.
...she is survived by a daughter, Stephanie Haymes-Roven...
- Kroll, Justin (December 2, 2014). "'Suicide Squad' Cast Revealed: Jared Leto to Play the Joker, Will Smith is Deadshot". Variety. Archived from the original on February 19, 2017. Retrieved April 28, 2017.
- Kroll, Justin (November 24, 2014). "Michelle MacLaren Set as Director of 'Wonder Woman'". Variety. Archived from the original on December 19, 2016. Retrieved April 28, 2017.
- Fleming, Mike Jr. (March 19, 2018). "'Triple Frontier' Finally Going: Affleck, Isaac, Pascal, Hunnam, Hedlund, Arjona In JC Chandor's Lineup". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved March 25, 2018.
- D'Alessandro, Anthony (October 22, 2018). "'Wonder Woman 1984' Flies To Summer 2020". Deadline. Retrieved October 22, 2018.
- "HBO Max to #ReleaseTheSnyderCut". WarnerMedia Group. May 20, 2020. Retrieved June 1, 2020.
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