Jack Rapke

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Jack Rapke
United States
OccupationFilm producer
Spouse(s)Laurie Ann Perlman (divorced)
Children2 (with Perlman)

Jack Rapke is an American film producer who has produced such films as the 2000 Robert Zemeckis film Cast Away.[1][2]


Rapke was born to a Jewish family and raised in Miami.[3] He worked as a talent agent at William Morris Endeavor and then at the Creative Artists Agency.[3] He was married to Laurie Ann Perlman,[4] who was also Jewish;[3] they had two children before divorcing.[3] She remarried with Gerald M. Levin.[3][5]



  1. ^ Levy, Emmanuel (December 8, 2000). "Cast Away". Variety. Retrieved February 27, 2010.
  2. ^ "Jack Rapke". The New York Times.
  3. ^ a b c d e Levin, By Laurie Ann (October 1, 2009). God, the Universe, and Where I Fit In. HCI. p. 245. ISBN 9780757314407.
  4. ^ Variety: "Levin heads for divorce" by Jill Goldsmith January 12, 2003
  5. ^ The Observer: "Hot Flash! Trophy Wife Models Are Passé: Rudy to Jack Welch, Remarrying Geezers Get Middle-Aged Babes With Power Dowries" by By Alexandra Wolfe and Anna Jane Grossman June 2, 2003

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