Ray Stark

Also Credited As:

Raymond Otto Stark
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One of the most influential Hollywood producers who has succeeded in combining serious, ambitious projects with commercial success. Former newsman, press agent, literary agent and high-powered talent agent, Stark co-founded the Seven Arts Production Company, specializing in made-for-TV-movies, with film executive Eliot Hyman in 1957.

He produced his first independent feature in 1960 and, with the formation of Rastar Productions in 1966, …

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Job Title

Actor, Producer, Other


3 October 1914


The American Film Institute Salute to John Huston


Funny Girl to Funny Lady

Executive Producer

Steel Magnolias

Executive Producer

Barbarians At the Gate


The 68th Annual Academy Awards

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The 67th Annual Academy Awards

film footage

The 69th Annual Academy Awards

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