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JOHN DAVIS (Producer) is chairman of Davis Entertainment, and one of Hollywood's most prolific producers of major motion pictures and movies for television. His 65-plus film and television productions have earned more than $2 billion worldwide. Davis' three divisions - feature film, independent film, and television - develop and produce film and television projects for the major studios, independent distributors, networks and cable broadcasters. The company currently has a first-look production deal at Twentieth Century Fox, and has over 30 motion picture projects in development at the various major studios.

A hallmark of Davis' success is his ability to attract the industry's most successful actors, directors, writers and other creative talent to his productions. His proven ability to find and develop commercial projects coupled with his long-standing creative relationships account for his consistency in producing both large and modest scaled theatrical productions, as well as major telefilms and specialized cable programming.

Davis recently completed or is near-completion of four films: GARFIED: A TAIL OF TWO KITTIES, "Eragon,” based on a popular teen book, adapted for the big screen which tells the tale of a young man and his dragon; "When a Stranger Calls,” a remake of the classic horror film, directed by Simon West; and "Dr. Dolittle 3,” which picks up with Dr. Dolittle's daughter, Maya, in the third addition of the franchise.

In pre-production for spring 2006, Davis will partner with Eddie Murphy and DreamWorks to begin prepping the comedy "Norbit.” Then through Universal, Davis will produce "The Express,” an amazing drama based on the true story of Ernie Davis, the first black Heisman trophy winner. The year 2004 was a busy one for Davis and Twentieth Century Fox as they released three films together: "Garfield” hit the big screen in a live-action/CGI feature that did nearly $200 million in worldwide box-office; "I Robot,” starring Will Smith which grossed almost $350 million worldwide; and "Alien vs. Predator” from director Paul Anderson.

Christmas 2004 was nearly as busy for Davis and Fox with the remake of the classic Jimmy Stewart film, "Flight of the Phoenix,” starring Dennis Quaid, Giovanni Ribisi, and directed by John Moore. On Christmas day the feature adaptation of Bill Cosby's beloved, "Fat Albert,” a live-action family comedy starring SNL member Kenan Thompson hit the screen.

In 2003, Davis and Eddie Murphy re-teamed for the third time for the family comedy "Daddy Day Care,” also starring Steve Zahn, Jeff Garlin, and Angelica Houston. It grossed over $100 million at the box office. On Christmas Day 2003 Paramount Pictures and Davis released the John Woo action film, "Paycheck,” starring Ben Affleck, Aaron Eckhart, and Uma Thurman.

Other past releases include the Fox/Davis produced "Life or Something Like It,” starring Angelina Jolie, and the hit action film "Behind Enemy Lines,” starring Owen Wilson and Gene Hackman. The Davis-produced feature, "Dr. Dolittle 2,” starring Eddie Murphy, grossed over $113 million domestically, and the MGM film "Heartbreakers,” starring Sigourney Weaver, Gene Hackman and Jennifer Love Hewitt, opened as the #1 film in the country.

Davis produced or co-produced an impressive slate of motion pictures in the 90's, including "Dr. Doolittle,” starring Eddie Murphy; "Out to Sea,” starring the venerable comic pair of Walter Matthau and Jack Lemmon; the blockbuster "The Firm,” which starred Tom Cruise and won a People's Choice award for Best Dramatic Film; "Grumpy Old Men,” which was a People's Choice award winner for Best Comedic Film; "Grumpier Old Men,” re-pairing Matthau and Lemmon; "Courage Under Fire,” starring Denzel Washington and Meg Ryan; "The Chamber,” John Grisham's bestseller, starring Gene Hackman and Chris O'Donnell; "Daylight,” starring Sylvester Stallone; "Waterworld,” starring Kev


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