Charles Roven (born August 2, 1949) is an American film producer and the president and co-founder of Atlas Entertainment. He is known for producing the superhero films The Dark Knight Trilogy, Suicide Squad, Man of Steel, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and more.
Roven in 2010
|Born||August 2, 1949|
|Spouse(s)||Dawn Steel (1985–97; her death)|
Awards and nominationsEdit
His film American Hustle was nominated for a Best Picture Academy Award in 2014, as well as in 9 other categories. In January 2018 Roven received the David O. Selznick Achievement Award for his body of work from the Producers Guild of America.
He was married to producer Dawn Steel from 1985 until her death in 1997. The two have a daughter, Rebecca, born in March 1987. Roven later married resterateur Stephanie Haymes, the daughter of entertainers Dick Haymes and Fran Jeffries.
All films, he was producer unless otherwise noted.
|1973||Some Call It Loving||Assistant producer|
|1983||Heart Like a Wheel|
|1987||Made in U.S.A.|
|The Blood of Heroes|
|City of Angels|
|2004||Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed|
|2005||Kicking & Screaming||Executive producer|
|The Brothers Grimm|
|2008||The Bank Job|
|Get Smart's Bruce and Lloyd: Out of Control||Direct-to-video|
|The Dark Knight|
|2011||Season of the Witch|
|2012||The Dark Knight Rises|
|2013||Man of Steel|
|2016||Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice|
|The Whole Truth||Executive producer|
|The Great Wall|
|Wonder Woman 1984|
|2021||The Suicide Squad|
|2016||12 Monkeys: Recap/Finale||Television film|
|2015−17||12 Monkeys||Executive producer|
|2017||The Brothers Grimm||Executive producer|
|2018−20||Dirty John||Executive producer|
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- Weinraub, Bernard (December 22, 1997). "Dawn Steel, Studio Chief And Producer, Dies at 51". The New York Times. Retrieved April 28, 2017.
- Finke, Nikki (April 3, 2006). "2nd Update: Film Director Accused of Lying to FBI in Pellicano Scandal". Deadline Hollywood. Archived from the original on October 23, 2016. Retrieved April 28, 2017.
- Grimes, William (December 20, 2016). "Fran Jeffries, an Actress Who Performed a Sexy Samba in 'The Pink Panther,' Dies at 79". The New York Times. p. A19. Retrieved April 28, 2017.
...she is survived by a daughter, Stephanie Haymes-Roven...
- Kroll, Justin (December 2, 2014). "'Suicide Squad' Cast Revealed: Jared Leto to Play the Joker, Will Smith is Deadshot". Variety. Archived from the original on February 19, 2017. Retrieved April 28, 2017.
- Kroll, Justin (November 24, 2014). "Michelle MacLaren Set as Director of 'Wonder Woman'". Variety. Archived from the original on December 19, 2016. Retrieved April 28, 2017.
- Fleming Jr, Mike (March 19, 2018). "'Triple Frontier' Finally Going: Affleck, Isaac, Pascal, Hunnam, Hedlund, Arjona In JC Chandor's Lineup". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved March 25, 2018.
- D'Alessandro, Anthony (October 22, 2018). "'Wonder Woman 1984' Flies To Summer 2020". Deadline. Retrieved October 22, 2018.