Laurence Mark

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Laurence Mark is a film producer (born November 22, 1949 in New York City) and educated at Eaglebrook School, Hotchkiss School and Wesleyan University from which he graduated in 1971. He also has a Master of Arts degree in Film from New York University. He currently resides in Los Angeles and New York. Laurence Mark most recently produced the acclaimed hit film Julie & Julia, starring Meryl Streep and Amy Adams and written and directed by Nora Ephron, and How Do You Know, starring Reese Witherspoon, Owen Wilson, Paul Rudd and Jack Nicholson and written and directed by James L. Brooks. Mark and Bill Condon were the producers of the extremely well-received 81st Annual Academy Awards hosted by Hugh Jackman, and shortly before that, Mark produced Dreamgirls, starring Jamie Foxx, Beyonce Knowles, Eddie Murphy, and Jennifer Hudson and written and directed by Bill Condon. The film received three Golden Globe Awards, including one for Best Picture, as well as eight Academy Award nominations, winning two of them.
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