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John Howard Goldwyn (born August 10, 1958) is an American film producer.
John Howard Goldwyn
August 10, 1958
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
(m. 1986; div. 2001)
Jeffrey Michael Klein
|Parent(s)||Samuel Goldwyn, Jr.|
|Relatives||Tony Goldwyn (brother)|
Samuel Goldwyn (paternal grandfather)
Frances Howard (paternal grandmother)
Sidney Howard (maternal grandfather)
Clare Eames (maternal grandmother)
John Goldwyn was born in Los Angeles, the son of producer Samuel Goldwyn Jr., and his wife, film and stage actress Jennifer Howard. He has two brothers: film director and actor Tony Goldwyn and Francis Goldwyn. Goldwyn has produced a total of eight films, according to the Internet Movie Database, and the television series Dexter.
His paternal grandparents were Oscar-winning producer Samuel Goldwyn and actress Frances Howard. His maternal grandparents were Sidney Howard, screenwriter of Gone with the Wind and 70 other films, and Clare Eames, an actress.
On April 30, 2011, Goldwyn and hotelier Jeffrey Michael Klein celebrated their life partnership in a ceremony in Marshall, California. Goldwyn's daughter Emily led the couple in the exchange of vows and rings.
In September 2016, Discovery aired the limited series Harley & The Davidsons, which Goldwyn produced in association with RAW UK. He is currently in production on Manhunt: Unabomber, the first installment of Discovery's master criminal anthology series.
- Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment (1985) (executive producer)
- Dexter (2006–2013) (TV series) (executive producer)
- I'm Not There (2007) (producer)
- Hot Rod (2007) (producer)
- Baby Mama (2008) (producer)
- MacGruber (2010) (producer)
- The Guilt Trip (2012) (producer)
- The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (2013) (producer)
- Gracepoint (2014) (executive producer)
- Harley & The Davdisons (2016) (executive producer)
- Masterminds (2016) (producer)
- Manhunt: Unabomber (2017) (executive producer)
- APRIL 29, 2011 (April 29, 2011). "Jeffrey Klein, John Goldwyn: Weddings and Celebrations - The New York Times". Nytimes.com. Retrieved November 10, 2018.
- "Discovery Channel Enlists John Goldwyn As Exec Producer For Scripted Programming". Deadline. January 7, 2015. Retrieved August 25, 2017.