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Gary Hoffman

Gary Hoffman Productions, Inc.
Los Angeles
Gary Hoffman is the Executive Producer of 30 Movies and Miniseries for television including BASTARD OUT OF CAROLINA for TNT that is the only movie made for television ever invited to compete at Cannes and which also won the Television Critics Award in the Best Movie/Miniseries category. Some of his other notable movie productions are SOUL OF THE GAME for HBO (which he also co-wrote) and which Time magazine called one of the two best movies, including all feature films, made about baseball, and TOWN OF THE 80’S, a Miniseries for Showtime, which Newsweek ranked among the year’s 10 best movies, including all feature films. Some of his other titles include the six hour miniseries THE KENNEDY’S AND THE FITZGERALDS (ABC), the four hour miniseries, PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (NBC), BONNIE & CLYDE: THE TRUE STORY (FBC) which he also wrote and directed and THE BIG HEIST (A&E) which he wrote. He also co-created and produced the NBC series, MAN OF THE PEOPLE that starred James Garner.
As an executive Mr. Hoffman served as Senior Vice President Movies for Television at Fox Broadcasting (1994-1995) where he was responsible for eight of the ten highest rated and best reviewed movies in the network’s history and was also asked to take that job again in 1999-2000. He also helped found CBS cable (1980-1981) as Vice President of Programming and Production and prior to that he was head of programming for the CBS Owned and Operated Stations.