Carol Baum

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Carol Baum
Born Carol Friedland
New York, United States
Occupation Movie Producer
Nationality American
Citizenship US
Genre Film, TV
Notable works The Good Girl,
Father of the Bride,
Dead Ringers
Fly Away Home,Buffy The Vampire Slayer
Partner Tom Baum (1963-present)
Children Henry Baum, Will Baum

Carol Baum is an American movie producer best known for her work with Sandollar Productions, Dolly Parton's TV and film production company with Sandy Gallin, Parton's former manager.


2015 Boychoir (producer)

2011 Last Call at the Oasis (documentary) (executive producer)

2008 $5 a Day (producer)

2007 You Kill Me (producer)

2005 Sexual Life (producer)

2003 Carolina (producer)

2002 The Good Girl (executive producer)

2001 My First Mister (producer)

2000 Waterproof (executive producer)

1999 Snow Falling on Cedars (executive producer)

1998 Tourist Trap (TV movie) (executive producer)

1997 The Only Thrill (executive producer)

1996 Fly Away Home (producer)

1995 Father of the Bride Part II (executive producer)

1995 Kicking and Screaming (executive producer)

1994 I.Q. (film) (producer)

1992 Buffy the Vampire Slayer (executive producer)

1992 A Stranger Among Us (executive producer)

1992 Straight Talk (executive producer)

1992 Shining Through (producer)

1991 Father of the Bride (producer)

1991 True Identity (producer)

1989 Gross Anatomy (executive producer)

1989 Jacknife (producer)

1989 Common Threads: Stories from the Quilt (documentary) (executive producer)

1988 Dead Ringers (executive producer)

1988 Tidy Endings (film) (TV movie) (executive producer)

1986 A Smoky Mountain Christmas (TV movie) (supervising producer)

1984 Reckless (executive producer)


In 1989, the documentary Common Threads: Stories from the Quilt won an Academy Award For Best Documentary Feature.


Carol Baum writes for Filmmaking Review online magazine.

Personal life[edit]

Carol Baum is of Jewish descent and was born in New York. She is the wife of writer Tom Baum and mother to writer Henry Baum and has three grandchildren. She lives in Los Angeles.

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