|Born||Robert Bruce Simonds, Jr.
Phoenix, Arizona, U.S.
|Other names||Bob Simonds|
|Alma mater||Yale University|
|Known for||Cheaper by the Dozen, Big Daddy, The Wedding Singer|
|Spouse(s)||Anne Oughton Biondi (m. 1999–)|
Robert Bruce Simonds, Jr. (born 1964) is an American film producer. His over thirty Hollywood studio movies have generated well in excess of $6 billion in worldwide revenue, including Cheaper by the Dozen and The Pink Panther with Steve Martin, Big Daddy and The Waterboy with Adam Sandler, and This Means War with Academy Award-winning actress Reese Witherspoon and Tom Hardy. Simonds has also produced a number of highly-profitable cult films, including The Wedding Singer, Joe Dirt, Half Baked, and Happy Gilmore. To this extent, throughout his hands-on producing career Simonds had the single best studio track record for profitability on his films.
Simonds was born in Phoenix, Arizona, the son of Robert Bruce Simonds, Sr., a businessman. He graduated summa cum laude from Yale with a degree in philosophy. He and his wife Anne live in Los Angeles with their son and four daughters.
- Problem Child (1990) with John Ritter
- Problem Child 2 (1991) with John Ritter
- Shout (1991) with John Travolta
- Airheads (1994) with Brendan Fraser, Steve Buscemi, and Michael Richards
- Billy Madison (1995) with Adam Sandler
- Happy Gilmore (1996) with Adam Sandler
- Bulletproof (1996) with Damon Wayans and Adam Sandler
- That Darn Cat (1997) with Christina Ricci
- Leave It to Beaver (1997) with Christopher McDonald
- Half Baked (1998) with Dave Chappelle
- The Wedding Singer (1998) with Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore
- Dirty Work (1998) with Norm Macdonald
- The Waterboy (1998) with Adam Sandler
- Big Daddy (1999) with Adam Sandler
- Screwed (2000) with Norm Macdonald and Dave Chappelle
- Little Nicky (2000) with Adam Sandler
- Head over Heels (2001) with Freddie Prinze, Jr.
- See Spot Run (2001) with David Arquette
- Joe Dirt (2001) with David Spade
- Corky Romano (2001) with Chris Kattan
- Just Married (2003) with Ashton Kutcher and Brittany Murphy
- Cheaper by the Dozen (2003) with Steve Martin
- Taxi (2004) with Queen Latifah and Jimmy Fallon
- Herbie: Fully Loaded (2005) with Lindsay Lohan
- Rebound (2005) with Martin Lawrence
- Yours, Mine and Ours (2005) with Dennis Quaid
- The Pink Panther (2006) with Steve Martin and Beyoncé
- The Shaggy Dog (2006) with Tim Allen
- License to Wed (2007) with Robin Williams and John Krasinski
- The Pink Panther 2 (2009) with Steve Martin
- The Spy Next Door (2010) with Jackie Chan
- Furry Vengeance (2010) with Brendan Fraser
- This Means War (2012) with Reese Witherspoon, Tom Hardy, and Chris Pine