American Women Film Producers

American women film producers

  • Adele Romanski
    Adele Romanski is an independent film producer. She is best known for producing the critically acclaimed films Moonlight and The Myth of the American Sleepover. Moonlight received eight Oscar nominations at the 89th Academy Awards, winning Best Picture for Romanski, Dede Gardner, and Jeremy Kleiner.
  • Alexandra Bruce
    Alexandra "Chica" Bruce is a Brazilian-American publisher, author and filmmaker, who began her career working on independent films and directing music videos in New York City, soon after graduating from Brown University.
  • Alexandra Bruce (filmmaker)
    Alexandra "Chica" Bruce is a Brazilian-American publisher, author and filmmaker, who began her career working on independent films and directing music videos in New York City, soon after graduating from Brown University.
  • Alexis Jones
    Alexis Whitney Jones is an American activist and motivational speaker best known for competing on the reality competition show Survivor.
  • Allison Abbate
    Allison Abbate is an American film producer, primarily of animated films.
  • Allison Schroeder
    Allison Schroeder is an American screenwriter and film producer. She wrote the film Hidden Figures, earning a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay.
  • Amy Hobby
    Amy Hobby is an American film producer. Best known for producing documentary What Happened, Miss Simone? that earned her Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature nomination at 88th Academy Awards and Grammy Award for Best Music Film at 58th Annual Grammy Awards.
  • Amy Pascal
    Amy Beth Pascal is an American business executive and film producer. She served as the Chairperson of the Motion Pictures Group of Sony Pictures Entertainment and Co-Chairperson of SPE, including Sony Pictures Television, from 2006 until 2015.
  • Amy Ziering
    Amy Ziering is an American film producer and director. In 2013, she received an Academy Award nomination for Best Documentary Feature for producing The Invisible War.
  • Ana Lily Amirpour
    Ana Lily Amirpour is an Iranian-American film director, screenwriter, producer and actor.
  • Anessa Ramsey
    Anessa Ramsey is an American actress and film producer. Ramsey starred in The Signal, YellowBrickRoad, and Rites of Spring.
  • Angela Robinson
    Angela Robinson is an American film and television director, screenwriter and producer.
  • Angelina Jolie
    Angelina Jolie Pitt is an American actress, filmmaker, and humanitarian. She has received an Academy Award, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, and three Golden Globe Awards, and has been cited as Hollywood's highest-paid actress.
  • Anna Boden Anna Boden
    Anna Boden is an American film director, cinematographer, editor, and screenwriter best known as the co-writer of the 2006 film Half Nelson. She is known for her collaborations with fellow filmmaker Ryan Fleck.
  • Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck
    Anna Boden and Ryan K. Fleck are American film directors, cinematographers, editors, and screenwriters best known for their collaborations on Half Nelson, Sugar, and Mississippi Grind.
  • Annika Marks
    Annika Marks is an American actress, writer and producer. She had a supporting role in 2012 film The Sessions, and played leading roles in independent movies Grace. and Anguish. Since 2014 she plays Monte Porter on Freeform drama series, The Fosters.
  • Ava DuVernay Ava DuVernay
    Ava Marie DuVernay is an American director, screenwriter, film marketer, and film distributor. At the 2012 Sundance Film Festival, DuVernay won the Best Director Prize for her second feature film Middle of Nowhere, becoming the first African-American woman to win the award.
  • Beth Aala
    Beth Aala is an Filipino-American documentary filmmaker and film producer.
  • Betty Kaplan Betty Kaplan
    Betty Kaplan is a Venezuelan-American film and television director born in New York City and raised in Caracas, Venezuela. She is Co-Chair of the Directors Guild of America Latino Committee.
  • Bianca Allaine
    Bianca Allaine Kyne also known as Bianca Barnett, Bianca Abel, or simply Bianca Allaine is an American actress, host, and model. In 2011 Bianca earned the Golden Cobb Award for "Best Rising B Actress".
  • Blye Pagon Faust
    Blye Pagon Faust is an American film producer for the production company Rocklin/Faust.
  • Bonnie Arnold Bonnie Arnold
    Bonnie Arnold is an American film producer who has worked at Walt Disney Feature Animation, Pixar and DreamWorks Animation. Arnold grew up in Atlanta, Georgia. She worked her way to Hollywood and caught the wave of computer-animation. Since 2015, Arnold has been co-president of DreamWorks Animation.
  • Bonnie Bruckheimer
    Bonnie Sue Fishman, known professionally as Bonnie Bruckheimer, is an American film and television producer,. She has also been known professionally as Bonnie Fishman, Bonnie Martell, and Bonnie Bruckheimer-Martell. She has been nominated for 2 Emmy Awards.
  • Carol Ann Abrams
    Carol Ann Abrams was an American television and film producer, author and academic. Abrams and her husband, television producer Gerald W. Abrams, are the parents of film director and producer J. J. Abrams, and screenwriter Tracy Rosen.
  • Carol Baum
    Carol Baum is an American movie producer best known for her work with Sandollar Productions, Dolly Parton's TV and film production company with Sandy Gallin, Parton's former manager.
  • Cathy Konrad
    Cathy Konrad is an American film producer who has produced eighteen feature films including critically acclaimed films such as Golden Globe-winner Walk The Line, 3:10 to Yuma, Girl, Interrupted, Kids and the Scream trilogy.
  • Ceán Chaffin
    Ceán Chaffin is an American film producer who has frequently collaborated with director and husband David Fincher. She and her fellow producers were nominated for Academy Award for Best Picture for The Curious Case of Benjamin Button and The Social Network.
  • Courteney Cox Courteney Cox
    Courteney Bass Cox is an American actress, producer, and director. She is best known for her roles as Monica Geller on the NBC sitcom Friends, Gale Weathers in the horror series Scream, and Jules Cobb in the ABC/TBS sitcom Cougar Town, for which she earned her first Golden Globe nomination.
  • Dana Fox
    Dana Fox is an American screenwriter best known as the writer of The Wedding Date, What Happens in Vegas and the television comedy series Ben and Kate.
  • Danielle Renfrew
    Danielle Renfrew Behrens is an accomplished independent producer with credits ranging from grassroots documentaries to major motion pictures. She has worked with top-notch talent including Quentin Tarantino, Elizabeth Banks, Courteney Cox, Nick Cannon, and Lily Tomlin.
  • Daphne Valerius
    Daphne Valerius is a filmmaker born in Brooklyn, New York and raised in Rhode Island. She is best known for producing the 2007 documentary film The Souls of Black Girls. Valerius has also produced television work for ABC, FOX and BET.
  • Darla K. Anderson Darla K. Anderson
    Darla Kay Anderson is a film producer for Pixar. She also sits on the National board of directors for the Producers Guild of America.
  • Deborah Kampmeier
    Deborah Kampmeier is an American film director, producer, screenwriter and acting teacher best known for her films "Split," Hounddog and Virgin..
  • Dede Gardner
    Dorcas Wright "Dede" Gardner is an American film producer and the president of Plan B Entertainment, a production company founded by Brad Pitt.
  • Denise Di Novi
    Denise Di Novi is an American film producer and director.
  • Diana Ossana
    Diana Lynn Ossana is an American writer who has collaborated on writing screenplays, teleplays, and novels with author Larry McMurtry since they first worked together in 1992, on the semi-fictionalized biography Pretty Boy Floyd.
  • Diane Bell (director)
    Diane Bell is a Scottish-born filmmaker who works and resides in Los Angeles.
  • Dorothy McKim
    Dorothy McKim is an American producer for Disney, best known for Meet the Robinsons, The Lion King and Beauty and the Beast. McKim and fellow producer Lauren MacMullan were nominated for an Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film for the 2013 film Get a Horse!.
  • Drew Barrymore Drew Barrymore
    Drew Blythe Barrymore is an American actress, author, director, model and producer. She is a member of the Barrymore family of American stage and film actors, and a granddaughter of actor John Barrymore.
  • Elisabeth Holm
    Elisabeth Holm is an American film producer and screenwriter. She produced the 2014 film Obvious Child and was formerly the film program director at Kickstarter.
  • Elizabeth Banks Elizabeth Banks
    Elizabeth Irene Banks is an American actress, director, and producer.
  • Elizabeth Cuthrell
    Elizabeth Cuthrell is co-founder of Evenstar Films, an independent film and theater production company.
  • Elizabeth Destro
    Elizabeth "Liz" Destro is an American film producer known for such films as Life After Beth, Life of Crime and Cake. She runs a production company, Destro Films.
  • Ellen Goldsmith-Vein
    Ellen Goldsmith-Vein is an American television and film producer. She is the founder and CEO of the Gotham Group, a talent management agency.
  • Emily Best
    Emily Best is a film producer and entrepreneur known as founder and CEO of crowdfunding platform Seed&Spark and producer of the 2010 film Like the Water.
  • Erica Tremblay
    Erica Tremblay is a Seneca–Cayuga American documentary film director, based out of New York city known for her films In the Turn, Heartland:A Portrait of Survival and Tiny Red Universe.
  • Eva Longoria Eva Longoria
    Eva Jacqueline Longoria Bastón is an American actress, producer, director, activist and businesswoman.
  • Gale Anne Hurd Gale Anne Hurd
    Gale Anne Hurd is an American film producer. She is currently the recording secretary for the Producers Guild of America. She is also the founder of Valhalla Entertainment.
  • Gayle Ferraro
    Gayle Ferraro is a New York-based filmmaker best known for her documentary film To Catch a Dollar: Muhammad Yunus Banks on American. Ferraro also produced and directed, a documentary about a hospice in Varanasi, India, and Anonymously Yours, a feature documentary about sex trafficking in Burma.
  • Georgina Garcia Riedel
    Georgina Garcia Riedel is an American filmmaker and scriptwriter.
  • Gigi Pritzker
    Jean "Gigi" Pritzker is an American billionaire, film producer, and philanthropist. She is a member of the Pritzker family, as the granddaughter of A.N. Pritzker and daughter of Jay Pritzker.
  • Gillian Robespierre
    Gillian Robespierre is an American director and writer, known for writing and directing the 2014 film Obvious Child.
  • Gina Shay
    Gina Shay is a producer at DreamWorks Animation specializing in animated feature films.
  • Giselle Fernández Giselle Fernández
    Giselle Fernández is a Mexican-American television journalist. Her appearances on network television include reporting and guest anchoring for CBS Early Show, CBS Evening News, NBC Today, NBC Nightly News, regular host for Access Hollywood, and guest on Dancing with the Stars.
  • Gren Wells
    Gren Wells is a Kentucky-born filmmaker, screenwriter, and actor who works and resides in Los Angeles.
  • Hannah Fidell
    Hannah Margalit Fidell is an American film director, producer and screenwriter. Her directorial debut was the drama film A Teacher. She also wrote and directed the romantic drama film 6 Years.
  • Hilary Swank Hilary Swank
    Hilary Ann Swank is an American actress and producer. She has won two Academy Awards for Best Actress and received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2007.
  • Iram Parveen Bilal
    Iram Parveen Bilal is an international filmmaker and entrepreneur. In 2012 her first feature film debuted at the Mumbai Film Festival.
  • Jada Pinkett Smith Jada Pinkett Smith
    Jada Koren Pinkett–Smith is an American actress, dancer, singer-songwriter, and businesswoman. She began her career in 1990, when she made a guest appearance in the short-lived sitcom True Colors.
  • Jane Hamsher Jane Hamsher
    Jane Hamsher is a US film producer, author, and blogger best known as the author of Killer Instinct, a memoir about co-producing the 1994 movie Natural Born Killers with Don Murphy and others, and as the founder and publisher of the politically progressive blog FireDogLake.
  • Jane Rosenthal Jane Rosenthal
    Jane Rosenthal is an American film producer.
  • Janet Baus
    Janet Baus is a documentary film and television director, producer and editor. In 1993, she co-directed Lesbian Avengers Eat Fire Too with Su Friedrich, about activist group the Lesbian Avengers.
  • Janice Loeb
    Janice Loeb Levitt was an American film director, screenwriter, cinematographer, and producer largely known for The Quiet One and In the Street. She worked with Helen Levitt.
  • Jan Oxenberg
    Jan Oxenberg is an American film producer, film director, film editor and scenarist. She is known for her work in lesbian feminist films.
  • Janus Cercone
    Janus Cercone is an American screenwriter. She is best known for her original screenplay, Leap of Faith which was turned into a major motion picture and released by Paramount Pictures in 1992, starring Steve Martin, Debra Winger and Liam Neeson.
  • Jen McGowan
    Jen McGowan is an American filmmaker. At the 2014 South by Southwest Film Festival, McGowan won the Gamechanger Award for Kelly & Cal, her first feature film. She is an honorary member of the Alliance of Women Directors.
  • Jennifer Aniston Jennifer Aniston
    Jennifer Joanna Aniston is an American actress, producer, and businesswoman. She is the daughter of Greek-born actor John Aniston and American actress Nancy Dow.
  • Jennifer Garner
    Jennifer Anne Garner is an American actress. Her breakthrough film debut was in the comedy Dude, Where's My Car.
  • Jennifer Todd
    Jennifer Todd is an American film producer. After serving as President of Film at the Mark Gordon Company, she accepted the position of President of Pearl Street Films, the production company of actors Ben Affleck and Matt Damon.
  • Jessica Chastain Jessica Chastain
    Jessica Chastain is an American actress and film producer. Born and raised in California, Chastain developed an interest in acting from a young age. In 1998, she made her professional stage debut as Shakespeare's Juliet.
  • Jodi Cilley
    Jodi Cilley is an adjunct professor, producer and founder of the Film Consortium San Diego and annual San Diego Film Awards. She was born and raised in Barre, Vermont and in 1999, she graduated from Boston College with a BA in Sociology.
  • Julia Crawford Ivers
    Julia Crawford Ivers was an American motion picture pioneer. Born in Boonville, Missouri, her family arrived a year later in Los Angeles. Her father was a dentist. Her mother died in 1976, when Julia was seven years old. Julia's sister, Grace, died at age 14.
  • Julia Roberts Julia Roberts
    Julia Fiona Roberts is an American actress and producer. She became a Hollywood star after headlining the romantic comedy Pretty Woman, which grossed US $464 million worldwide.
  • Julie Goldman (producer)
    Julie Goldman founded Motto Pictures in 2009. She is an Emmy Award-winning producer and executive producer of documentary feature films.
  • Karolyn Ali
    Karolyn Ali was an American film and music producer, best known for her documentary '. She started her career in the music industry, producing music and commercials. She served as an executive at SOLAR Records. In 1984, she founded her own label Renge Films to produce commercials.
  • Kate Forte
    Kate Forte was the president of Harpo Films for 18 years until 2013. Before working for Harpo Films, she was a developer of multiple Hallmark Hall of Fame television films.
  • Kathleen Kennedy (producer)
    Kathleen Kandice Kennedy is an American film producer. In 1981, she co-founded Amblin Entertainment with Steven Spielberg and husband Frank Marshall.
  • Kathryn Bigelow Kathryn Bigelow
    Kathryn Ann Bigelow is an American director, producer, and writer.
  • Katie Couric Katie Couric
    Katherine Anne "Katie" Couric is an American journalist and author. She recently served as Yahoo!.
  • Kay Cannon Kay Cannon
    Kay Cannon is an American screenwriter and actress. She is known for writing the screenplays for the Pitch Perfect films, and her work as a writer and producer for the NBC series 30 Rock. She is also a co-executive producer and writer on New Girl.
  • Kellie Madison
    Kellie Madison is an American writer, producer, director and actress. Her passion for film derives from the stories she wants to tell "that inspire, entertain and move people."
  • Kelly Greyson
    Kelly Greyson is an American actress and producer. She is best known as the lead role in the movie Alone yet Not Alone. She was also an associate producer on the movie Max Rose starring Jerry Lewis.
  • Kimberly Steward
    Kimberly Steward is an American film producer known for such films as Through a Lens Darkly: Black Photographers and the Emergence of a People. She also produced Manchester by the Sea in 2016 through her production company, K Period Media, in which she was nominated for an Academy Award.
  • Kristen Wiig Kristen Wiig
    Kristen Carroll Wiig is an American actress, comedian, writer, and producer. She is known for her work on the NBC sketch comedy series Saturday Night Live, and such films as Bridesmaids, The Martian, and Ghostbusters.
  • Kristie Macosko Krieger
    Kristie Macosko Krieger is an American film producer, best known for working along with Steven Spielberg on his films since the 1990s.
  • Kristine Belson
    Kristine Belson is a film producer and as of 2015 the president of Sony Pictures Animation.
  • Lakshmi Manchu Lakshmi Manchu
    Lakshmi Manchu Personal Profile Full Name : Manchu Lakshmi Prasanna Birth Place : Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India Date Of Birth : 8 October 1977 Age : 39 years Height : 5'10" Marital Status : Married Zodiac Sign : Taurus Father : Mohan Babu Spouse : Andy Srinivasan Daughter : Vidya Nirvana Occupation...
  • Lanette Phillips Lanette Phillips
    Lanette Phillips is an American film and music video producer. Phillips' feature producing credits include the Gary Baseman documentary, Mythical Creatures, which was selected for Sundance Institute New Frontier Story Lab and Sundance Institute Documentary Producers and Fellows Program.
  • Laura Poitras Laura Poitras
    Laura Poitras is an American director and producer of documentary films. She lives in New York City.
  • Laura Ziskin Laura Ziskin
    Laura Ellen Ziskin was an American film producer, known as the executive producer of the 1990 romantic comedy Pretty Woman, and as the first woman to produce the Academy Awards telecast alone, producing the 74th Academy Awards in 2002 and the 79th Academy Awards in 2007.
  • Lauren Selig
    Lauren Selig is an American film producer, entrepreneur, writer and philanthropist. She is co-founder of Shake and Bake Productions, VALIS Virtual Reality and Tangled Little Dragon.
  • Lauren Shuler Donner Lauren Shuler Donner
    Lauren Diane Shuler Donner is an American film producer, who specializes in mainstream youth and family-oriented entertainment. She owns The Donners' Company with her husband, famed director Richard Donner. Her movies have grossed about $4.5 billion worldwide, mostly due to the X-Men film series.
  • Lesley Ann Patten Lesley Ann Patten
    Lesley Ann Patten is a film director, screenwriter, and producer whose first feature documentary Loyalties won the 1999 Canada Award.
  • Lesley Chilcott
    Lesley Chilcott is an American Academy Award winning film producer and director who is perhaps best known for such documentaries as Waiting for "Superman", CodeGirl, It Might Get Loud and An Inconvenient Truth for which she won an Academy Award for Best Documentary.
  • Letty Aronson
    Ellen Letty Aronson, is an American film producer and is the younger sister of writer and director Woody Allen.
  • Lilly Hartley
    Lilly Hartley is an American documentary film producer and actress, and the founder of Candescent Films.
  • Linda Harrison (actress)
    Linda Melson Harrison is an American television and film actress, and director and producer, who is internationally renowned for her role as Nova, Charlton Heston's mute mate in the classic science fiction film Planet of the Apes and the first sequel, Beneath the Planet of the Apes; she also had...
  • Lindsay Maracotta
    Lindsay Maracotta is an American author of eleven novels, including the mass market bestsellers Everything We Wanted, published by Random House, and The Dead Hollywood Moms Society, published by William Morrow.
  • Linh Nga Linh Nga
    Linh Nga, known as Linh Nga, or Lina Linh Nga is an American-Vietnamese film director, film producer, actress,screenwriter, and news anchor.
  • Linnea Quigley Linnea Quigley
    Linnea Barbara Quigley is an American actress, film producer, model, singer, and author. She is best known as a B movie actress and is often referred to as a "scream queen" due to her frequent appearances in low-budget horror films during the 1980s and 1990s.
  • Lisa Biagiotti
    Lisa Biagiotti is a filmmaker and journalist based in Los Angeles. She is the director and on-camera correspondent of On the Streets, a Los Angeles Times 12-part series and 72-minute feature documentary on homelessness in Southern California.
  • Lisa Bruce
    Lisa Bruce is an American film producer known for the 2014 film The Theory of Everything.
  • Lisa M. Hansen
    Lisa M. Hansen is an American film producer, production manager, actress, writer, and craft service person. She has worked in various genres, including thriller, action, drama, and science fiction. She once frequently made cameos in the movies she has been involved with.
  • Liz Garbus
    Liz Garbus is an American documentary film director and producer.
  • Lorenda Starfelt Lorenda Starfelt
    Lorenda Starfelt was an independent film producer, as well as a committed political activist and blogger who notably dug up president Barack Obama's birth announcement in an August 1961 edition of The Honolulu Advertiser while researching her documentary on the 2008 presidential election, The...
  • Lucia Aniello
    Lucia Aniello is an American director, writer and producer best known for her work on Comedy Central's Broad City. She has directed and written episodes of Broad City, as well as the miniseries Time Traveling Bong and the 2017 film, Rough Night.
  • Lucy Fisher
    Lucy Fisher is an American film producer.
  • Lynn Lowry Lynn Lowry
    Linda Kay "Lynn" Lowry is an American actress, screenwriter and producer.
  • Lynn Shelton Lynn Shelton
    Lynn Shelton is an American director known for writing, directing, and producing such films as Humpday and Your Sister's Sister.
  • Madeline Anderson
    Madeline Anderson is an African-American television and documentary producer, director, editor and writer. She is best known for her films Integration Report One and I Am Somebody, the latter of which garnered national and international acclaim.
  • Maggie Renzi
    Maggie Renzi is an American film producer and actress. Renzi started acting as a child in the Williamstown Theatre Festival in Williamstown, Massachusetts and continued into her 20s there and in college productions. She graduated from Williams College in 1973 where she met John Sayles.
  • Marcy Page
    Marcy Page is an animation filmmaker and educator.
  • Margaret French Isaac
    Margaret French Isaac is a film producer based in Los Angeles, California, Executive Vice-president of Film and Television on Johnny Depp's Infinitum Nihil Productions.
  • Marion Lipschutz Marion Lipschutz
    Marion Lipschutz is an American documentary producer, writer, and director. Lipschutz has directed and produced award-winning documentaries, such as The Education of Shelby Knox and Young Lakota.
  • Marisa Polvino
    Marisa Polvino is an American film producer, based in New York City. She is the co-founder of Straight Up Films, and in 2014 is the co-owner of the company.
  • Marsha Garces Williams
    Marsha Garces Williams is an American film producer and philanthropist. She is the former wife of actor and comedian Robin Williams.
  • Mary Aloe Mary Aloe
    Mary Aloe is an American film and television producer, focusing on faith-based, action and drama and the owner of Aloe Entertainment based in Beverly Hills, CA. Her best known movies include Mary Mother of Christ, Battle in Seattle, When a Man Falls in the Forest, While She Was Out, Numb...
  • Mary Jane Skalski
    Mary Jane Skalski is a film producer based in New York City and winner of the Independent Spirit John Cassavetes Award for The Station Agent. She attended University of Michigan during the late 1980s and moved to New York, NY upon graduation.
  • Megan Ellison
    Margaret Elizabeth "Megan" Ellison is an American film producer and founder of Annapurna Pictures, established in 2011. She is best known for producing the films Zero Dark Thirty, Her, and American Hustle, all of which have earned her Oscar nominations.
  • Mel Eslyn
    Mel Eslyn is an American film producer and production manager. She works primarily in the Seattle independent film industry and has collaborated with Lynn Shelton and Mark and Jay Duplass on numerous films.
  • Melissa McCarthy Melissa McCarthy
    Melissa Ann McCarthy is an American actress, comedian, writer, fashion designer and producer. She began appearing in television and films in the late 1990s, and first gained nationwide recognition for her role as Sookie St. James on the television series Gilmore Girls.
  • Michelle Ashford
    Michelle Ashford is a screenwriter and film producer. She is best known for her Emmy-nominated writing for the 2010 Miniseries The Pacific. In 2013, Ashford's TV series Masters of Sex debuted in the USA on Showtime.
  • Michelle Manning
    Michelle Manning is an American film director, producer and television director.
  • Michelle Paradise Michelle Paradise
    Michelle Paradise is an American actress, writer and producer, best known for the short film The Ten Rules and the television series Exes and Ohs.
  • Michelle Sy
    Michelle Sy is an American film producer and executive producer. She started her career as a production assistant, working on films such as Good Will Hunting and The Mighty. Later on in her career she moved into producing films herself.
  • Nancy Juvonen
    Nancy Juvonen is an American film producer. She and Drew Barrymore own the production company Flower Films.
  • Natalie Portman Natalie Portman
    Natalie Portman is an actress with dual American and Israeli citizenship. Her first role was in the 1994 action thriller Léon: The Professional, opposite Jean Reno. She was later cast as Padmé Amidala in the Star Wars prequel trilogy.
  • Nicole Rocklin
    Nicole Rocklin is an American film producer for the production company Rocklin/Faust.
  • Nina Yang Bongiovi
    Nina Yang Bongiovi is an American film producer. She is the production partner of actor Forest Whitaker; together, they have produced Fruitvale Station and Dope, among other films.
  • Norma Percy
    Norma Percy is an American-born, award-winning documentary film maker and producer. The documentaries produced in collaboration with Brian Lapping have covered many of the crises of the 20th Century. In 2010 she was awarded the Orwell Prize Special Prize for Lifetime Achievement.
  • Oprah Winfrey Oprah Winfrey
    Oprah Winfrey is an American media proprietor, talk show host, actress, producer, and philanthropist.
  • Paula Weinstein
    Paula Weinstein is an American film and TV producer. She is the daughter of film producer Hannah Weinstein, and was the former wife of producer Mark Rosenberg.
  • Polly Draper
    Polly Carey Draper is an American actress, writer, producer, and director. Draper has received several awards, including a Writers Guild of America Award, and is noted for speaking in a "trademark throaty voice."
  • Polly Platt
    Mary Marr "Polly" Platt was an American film producer, production designer and screenwriter.
  • Rebecca Spikings-Goldsman
    Rebecca Spikings-Goldsman, who was widely credited as Rebecca Spikings, was an American film producer and filmmaker. She produced or co-produced a number of films, including Deep Blue Sea in 1999 and 2004's Mindhunters.
  • Reese Witherspoon Reese Witherspoon
    Laura Jeanne Reese Witherspoon is an American actress, producer, and entrepreneur. Born in New Orleans and raised in Tennessee, she began her career as a child actress, making her professional screen debut in The Man in the Moon, for which she was nominated for a Young Artist Award.
  • Rita Wilson Rita Wilson
    Rita Wilson is an American actress, singer, voice actress, activist, and producer. She appeared in the films Sleepless in Seattle, Now and Then, Jingle All the Way, The Story of Us and Runaway Bride.
  • Rola Nashef
    Rola Nashef is a Lebanese-American screenwriter, director, producer and multimedia artist born in Sidon, Lebanon, and raised in Michigan. She is noted for her award-winning film, Detroit Unleaded. Nashef attended Michigan's Motion Picture Institute, based in Troy, Michigan.
  • Rose Rosenblatt Rose Rosenblatt
    Rose Rosenblatt is an American producer, director, editor, and writer of documentary films. She directed and edited POV; Sundance winner The Education of Shelby Knox; and Young Lakota.
  • Sarah Green (film producer)
    Sarah Green is a film producer. She currently sits on the National Board of Directors for the Producers Guild of America. On January 24, 2012, she was nominated for an Academy Award for the film The Tree of Life.
  • Sarah Nean Bruce
    Sarah Nean Bruce is an American film & television movie producer, director and writer. She was born in Seattle, Washington and resides in Hollywood.
  • Sherry Lansing Sherry Lansing
    Sherry Lansing is an American former actress and film studio executive. She is a former CEO of Paramount Pictures, and when she was the president of production at 20th Century Fox, she was the first woman to head a Hollywood movie studio.
  • Sophia Lin
    Sophia Lin is an American film producer. She is best known for producing the 2011 film Take Shelter, for which she won Film Independent Spirit Awards' Piaget Producers Award.
  • Stacey Sher
    Stacey Sher is an American film producer.
  • Stephanie Allain
    Stephanie Allain is an African-American producer of independent movies in Hollywood, California.
  • Stephanie Langhoff
    Stephanie Langhoff is an American film and television producer. She is the president of Duplass Brothers Productions.
  • Stephenie Meyer Stephenie Meyer
    Stephenie Meyer is an American young adult fiction writer and film producer, best known for her vampire romance series Twilight. The Twilight novels have gained worldwide recognition and sold over 100 million copies, with translations into 37 different languages.
  • Susan Cartsonis
    Susan Cartsonis is an American film producer and the president of Storefront Pictures. She produced Firelight, Where the Heart Is, What Women Want, Aquamarine, Beastly, and Carrie Pilby, and was the executive producer of The Mistress of Spices and No Reservations.
  • Susan Downey Susan Downey
    Susan Nicole Downey is an American film producer.
  • Susan Johnson (producer)
    Susan Johnson is an American film producer and director, known for directing the 2016 comedy film Carrie Pilby.
  • Susan Ruskin
    Susan Ruskin is a film producer.
  • Sylvana Ward Durrett
    Sylvana Durrett is director of special projects at Vogue and co-founder and CEO of Maisonette.
  • Thuc Doan Nguyen
    Thuc Doan Nguyen is a Los Angeles-based writer and producer. She was born in Vietnam, and grew up in North Carolina and Southern Maryland.
  • Tracy Rector
    Tracy Rector is a mixed race Choctaw/Seminole filmmaker, curator, and arts advocate based in Seattle, Washington. She is the executive director and co-founder of Longhouse Media, an indigenous media arts organization and home of the nationally acclaimed program Native Lens.
  • Vanessa Greene
    Vanessa Greene is a TV producer.
  • Vicky Hamilton Vicky Hamilton
    Vicky Hamilton is an American record executive, personal manager, promoter and club booker, journalist, playwright, screenwriter, documentary filmmaker, and artist.
  • Wendy Finerman
    Wendy Finerman is an American film producer of nearly a dozen feature films.
  • Yvonne Welbon Yvonne Welbon
    Yvonne Welbon is an award-winning American independent film director, producer, and screenwriter based in Chicago. She attended the School of Art Institute of Chicago for the MFA program in film and video and Northwestern University for a Ph.D, in Radio, TV, and Film.

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