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Martin Lawrence confirms 'Bad Boys 3'

Martin Lawrence confirms 'Bad Boys 3'

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 14 (UPI) --Martin Lawrence confirmed "Bad Boys III" is in the works and "all looks good" Wednesday on "Conan."
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'Pirates of the Caribbean 5' set for July 2017, says Disney

'Pirates of the Caribbean 5' set for July 2017, says Disney

BURBANK, Calif., July 23 (UPI) --Disney has confirmed a fifth "Pirates of the Caribbean" movie for a delayed July 7, 2017 release instead of 2015.
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Eddie Murphy's 'Beverly Hills Cop 4' receives $13.5 million rebate from Michigan

Eddie Murphy's 'Beverly Hills Cop 4' receives $13.5 million rebate from Michigan

LANSING, Mich., June 27 (UPI) --Eddie Murphy is set to return as Detective Axel Foley in "Beverly Hills Cop 4," and the movie has received a $13.5 million rebate to film in Michigan.
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Hollywood purchases Israeli TV series

TEL AVIV, Israel, Nov. 6 (UPI) -- A Hollywood producer has purchased the adaptation rights to the Israeli cable television series the "Prime Minister's Children," officials said.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013.
By United Press International
Jerry Bruckheimer is leaving Disney

Jerry Bruckheimer is leaving Disney

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 20 (UPI) -- Walt Disney Studios has announced plans to end its partnership with the U.S. film and TV producer Jerry Bruckheimer next year.
'Pirates of the Caribbean V' 2015 release date postponed

'Pirates of the Caribbean V' 2015 release date postponed

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 11 (UPI) -- "Pirates of the Caribbean" producer Jerry Bruckheimer says the release date of the fifth installment in the franchise has been postponed until at least 2016.

Madonna tops Forbes' list of high-earning celebrities

NEW YORK, Aug. 27 (UPI) -- U.S. pop star Madonna is No. 1 on Forbes' list of top-earning celebrities, having raked in $125 million between June 2012 and June 2013.
Report: 'Lone Ranger' could lose $150M for Disney

Report: 'Lone Ranger' could lose $150M for Disney

LOS ANGELES, July 8 (UPI) -- The Johnny Depp western "The Lone Ranger" could end up costing Disney $150 million after a disappointing opening weekend, The Hollywood Reporter said.

Johnny Depp attends 'Lone Ranger' screening in Oklahoma

LAWTON, Okla., June 23 (UPI) -- Johnny Depp and other Hollywood A-listers joined members of the Comanche Nation in Lawton, Okla., to view a screening of "The Lone Ranger."
TNT orders reality show 'Marshal Law: Texas'

TNT orders reality show 'Marshal Law: Texas'

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 17 (UPI) -- TNT says it has ordered a new unscripted drama called "Marshal Law: Texas" from Warner Horizon Television, Jerry Bruckheimer Television and Megalomedia Inc.
Dead 'Ranger' worker helped on 'Pirates'

Dead 'Ranger' worker helped on 'Pirates'

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 24 (UPI) -- The crew member who died on the Los Angeles set of "The Lone Ranger" was a longtime collaborator of producer Jerry Bruckheimer and actor Johnny Depp, TMZ said.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Friday, Sept. 21, 2012.
By United Press International
Jack White composing 'Lone Ranger' score

Jack White composing 'Lone Ranger' score

LAS VEGAS, April 25 (UPI) -- Hollywood producer Jerry Bruckheimer says Jack White is composing the score for the upcoming adventure flick, "The Lone Ranger."
'Lone Ranger' starts shooting in N. Mexico

'Lone Ranger' starts shooting in N. Mexico

ALBUQUERQUE, Feb. 29 (UPI) -- Shooting has begun in New Mexico on Disney's big-screen adaptation of "The Lone Ranger," starring Armie Hammer and Johnny Depp, producers said.
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Producer-director Jerry Bruckheimer arrives for the premiere of his new film "National Treasure: Book of Secrets" held at New York's Ziegfeld Theater on December 13, 2007. (UPI Photo/Ezio Petersen)
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Jerome Leon "Jerry" Bruckheimer (born September 21, 1945) is an American film and television producer. He has achieved great success in the genres of action, drama, and science fiction. His best known television series are CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, CSI: Miami, CSI: NY, Eleventh Hour, Without a Trace, Cold Case, The Amazing Race, and Dark Blue. His best known films include Beverly Hills Cop, Top Gun, The Rock, Con Air, Coyote Ugly, Crimson Tide, Armageddon, Enemy of the State, Gone in 60 Seconds, Black Hawk Down, Pearl Harbor, Pirates of the Caribbean, G-Force, King Arthur, Prince of Persia and the National Treasure franchise.

Many of his films were produced by Paramount and Disney, while many of his television series were co-produced by Warner Bros.

The son of German Jewish immigrants, Bruckheimer was born in Detroit, Michigan. He attended Mumford High School in Detroit until moving to Arizona for college at age 17. Bruckheimer was also an active member of the Stamp Collecting Club. He graduated with a degree in psychology from the University of Arizona with an algebra minor. He was a member of the Zeta Beta Tau fraternity. A film buff at an early age with an interest in photography, Bruckheimer would take snapshots when he had the opportunity. After college Bruckheimer worked in advertising in Detroit and New York City, producing award-winning commercials.

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