Andrew Scheinman

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Andrew Scheinman
Alma materUniversity of Virginia School of Law (1973)
Occupation(s)Film producer, television producer, film director, screenwriter

Andrew Scheinman is an American film and television producer, as well as a film director and screenwriter. Before he got his start in entertainment, he worked as a professional tennis player, as well as earning a JD from the University of Virginia School of Law in 1973.[1] He is one of the heads of Castle Rock Entertainment.

He won an Emmy Award for producing Seinfeld[2] and was nominated for an Academy Award for producing A Few Good Men.[3]

Scheinman, formerly a member of Writers Guild of America West, left and maintained financial core status in 2009.[4]


He was producer for all films unless otherwise noted.


Year Film Credit
1980 The Mountain Men
The Awakening Co-producer
1981 Modern Romance
1985 The Sure Thing Co-producer
1986 Stand by Me
1987 The Princess Bride
1989 When Harry Met Sally...
1990 Misery
1992 A Few Good Men
1994 North Executive producer
1996 Extreme Measures Executive producer
Ghosts of Mississippi
2014 And So It Goes Executive producer
As writer
Year Film Notes
1994 North
2000 Bait
2004 Kangaroo Jack: G'Day U.S.A.! Direct-to-video
2010 Flipped
2012 The Magic of Belle Isle
As director
Year Film
1994 Little Big League
Script and continuity department
Year Film Role Notes
2007 The Bucket List Script revisions Uncredited
Miscellaneous crew
Year Film Role
1982 Mother Lode Presenter
Year Film Role
2003 A Mighty Wind Special thanks: Castle Rock


Year Title Credit
1991−93 Seinfeld Executive producer
As writer
Year Title
1989 Homeroom


  1. ^ "Andrew Scheinman | Biography, Photos, Movies, TV, Credits". Archived from the original on September 14, 2010. Retrieved September 16, 2010.
  2. ^ "Andrew Scheinman". Television Academy. Retrieved June 25, 2021.
  3. ^ "The 65th Academy Awards (1993) Nominees and Winners". Retrieved June 25, 2021.
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