Jennifer Todd

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Jennifer Todd
Born (1969-10-03) October 3, 1969 (age 44)
Los Angeles
Occupation Film producer
Children 2

Jennifer Todd (born October 3, 1969 in Los Angeles) is an American film producer. After serving as President of Film at the Mark Gordon Company, she accepted the position of President of Pearl Street Films, the production company of actors Ben Affleck and Matt Damon.[1]


Career[edit]

She attended the Buckley School followed by USC. Her credits include the three Austin Powers films, Boiler Room, Prime, Must Love Dogs, and Memento, for which she won an Independent Spirit Award for producing. Jennifer mainly works alongside her sister, Suzanne Todd, also a producer.

She also produced Across the Universe, starring Evan Rachel Wood and Jim Sturgess and directed by Julie Taymor, as well as The Accidental Husband, directed by Griffin Dunne, starring Uma Thurman, Colin Firth, and Jeffrey Dean Morgan. She recently produced (with Richard D. Zanuck) the 2010 film Alice in Wonderland, starring Helena Bonham Carter, Anne Hathaway, Mia Wasikowska and Johnny Depp and directed by Tim Burton.[2]

Jennifer is a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, as well as the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.

Awards[edit]

She was nominated for an Emmy for producing the HBO film "If These Walls Could Talk 2", and won the Lucy Award from Women in Film for the project as well.

Awards and nominations for films she produced or co-produced[edit]

If These Walls Could Talk 2, cast and creators awarded the Women in Film Lucy Award in recognition of excellence and innovation in a creative work that have enhanced the perception of women through the medium of television.[3]

Memento, nominated for two Academy Awards in 2002; won three Independent Spirit Awards including Best Feature[4]

Across the Universe, nominated for a 2008 Academy Award (Best Costume Design); nominated for two Golden Globe awards (Best Picture, Musical/Comedy and Best Costume Design)

Family[edit]

She has two children with actor Chris Messina.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Jennifer Todd Named President of Ben Affleck and Matt Damon's Production Co.". The Hollywood Reporter. November 17, 2011. Retrieved August 29, 2012. 
  2. ^ IMDB: Alice in Wonderland
  3. ^ "Past Recipients". Wif.org. Retrieved August 29, 2012. 
  4. ^ IMDB Memento

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