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Douglas Wick













































About Douglas Wick

American producer who has worked on the Academy Award-winning films Gladiator and Memoirs of a Geisha. He also won a Golden Globe for the 1988 film Working Girl.


Early life

He gradated from Yale University and had his first job as a “coffee boy” for filmmaker Alan Pakula.


Trivia

He won the PGA Golden Laurel Award for Motion Picture Producer of the Year in 2000.


Family of Douglas Wick

He married Lucy Fisher in 1986 and has three children.


Close associates of Douglas Wick

He was the producer of the 1999 film Stuart Little, starring Michael J. Fox in the title voice role.





















Ike Jones













































About Ike Jones

Producer of the 1966 film A Man Called Adam, he was the first African-American to produce a major Hollywood movie. He also became famous for his secret marriage to film star Inger Stevens.


Early life

He was a star football player at the University of California-Los Angeles and was drafted by the Green Bay Packers following his graduation.


Trivia

He was the first black graduate of the UCLA Film School.


Family of Ike Jones

He married popular Swedish actress Inger Stevens in 1961. Inger tragically committed suicide several years later in 1970.


Close associates of Ike Jones

His first production, A Man Called Adam, starred Sammy Davis, Jr.





















Janice Karman













































About Janice Karman

Film producer and voice artist known for co-running the production company Bagdasarian Productions.


Early life

She first entered the industry as a voice-over actress, playing everything from cartoon characters to computer-generated creatures.


Trivia

Her production company aimed to create shows based around characters from Alvin and the Chipmunks, a cartoon her father-in-law created.


Family of Janice Karman

She ran her production company with husband Ross Bagdasarian Jr., whom she married in 1980. She and Ross have a son named Michael and a daughter named Vanessa.


Close associates of Janice Karman

She originally provided the voice for Theodore in the 2007 Alvin and the Chipmunks live-action film, but was later replaced by Jesse McCartney for promotional reasons.





















Laney Stewart













































About Laney Stewart

Hip-hop, pop, and R&B songwriter, music producer, and publisher. His musical mentors and songwriting partners included Kenneth Hale and Tony Haynes.


Early life

The son of a backup singer forAretha Franklin andCurtis Mayfield, he was playing piano by the age of nine and writing commercial jingles by the age of fifteen.


Trivia

With brothers Mark and Tricky, he worked as a producer for RedZone Entertainment. Later, he founded a company called Morningside Trail Music.


Family of Laney Stewart

Born Philip Lane Stewart II, he grew up on Chicago s South Side. His marriage to Khaila Stewart produced three children.


Close associates of Laney Stewart

He discovered and mentored music producer and songwriter Terius Nash.





















Laila Bagge Wahlgren













































About Laila Bagge Wahlgren

Swedish songwriter, producer, and manager best known for developing the girl group Play, which she co-managed together with Matthew Knowles.


Early life

She was a talent scout for Sony BMG for three years.


Trivia

She wrote hits for Mya, 98 Degrees, and Celine Dion.


Family of Laila Bagge Wahlgren

She was married to Anders Bagge from 1995 to 2002; they had a son named Liam. She also had a son named Kit with Niclas Wahlgren, whom she was married to from 2010 until 2015.


Close associates of Laila Bagge Wahlgren

She wrote several songs for singer Celine Dion.





















Judi Blair













































About Judi Blair

Actress and producer who became known for her role as Faun in the television series, If Loving You is Wrong. She became executive producer of the television series Make Time 4 Love. She s also known for her roles as Kendra in What Love Will Make You Do and Sky in Last Night.


Early life

She studied performing arts at The Company Acting Studio in Atlanta, Georgia.


Trivia

She s also a dancer and trained in club, freestyle, hip and reggae styles.


Family of Judi Blair

She was born and raised in Jamaica, but she moved to Maryland with her family at the age of ten. She married Pierre Johnson in 2016.


Close associates of Judi Blair

She appeared in Magic Mike XXL starring Channing Tatum.