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Thomas Albert Bliss (born December 13, 1952) is an American motion picture producer and executive producer. He is a founding partner at Strike Entertainment.

Thomas Bliss
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Thomas A. Bliss at the Cannes Film Festival in 2004
Born (1952-12-13) December 13, 1952 (age 66)
Hollywood, United States
EducationUCLA Film School
Alma materUCLA School of Law
OccupationFilm producer
Years active1984–present
OrganizationStrike Entertainment

From 1984 to the present, Bliss has been credited with producing more than 30 productions (including The Hurricane and Air Force One)

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BiographyEdit

Bliss attended UCLA Film School (1975),[1] later returning to UCLA School of Law for a law degree (Juris Doctor, 1982). He was admitted to The State Bar of California in 1983.[2] Bliss is a graduate of Directors Guild of America Producers Training Plan.[3]

Bliss is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Idyllwild Arts Foundation,[4] the Board of Trustees of the Directors Guild of AmericaAlliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers Training Program, the Board of Trustees of California Indian Legal Services,[5] and the Board of Trustees of the Fund for Wild Nature[citation needed].[6] He is a member of the Directors Guild of America[3] and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.[7]

AccoladesEdit

Bliss has been honored with a Peabody Award, two CableACE Awards,[8] and an American Red Cross Humanities Service Medal.

Select filmographyEdit

Films Bliss has produced include:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://www.tft.ucla.edu/alumni/notable-alumni-producers//
  2. ^ http://members.calbar.ca.gov/search/member_detail.aspx?x=110239
  3. ^ a b http://www.dga.org/The-Guild/Members/Profile.aspx?mid=cIFkixVJtSE%3d
  4. ^ One of only three residential arts academies in the United States. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on July 21, 2012. Retrieved March 22, 2012.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
  5. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on January 26, 2012. Retrieved March 22, 2012.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
  6. ^ http://fundwildnature.org/about-the-fund/board-of-directors.html
  7. ^ http://wwwdb.oscars.org:8100/servlet/impc.NameCredits?name_in=BLISS,~THOMAS~A.
  8. ^ https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0088536/awards

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