Jonathan Fernandez

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Jonathan Fernandez is an American writer and producer. He wrote the film Rob The Mob[1] starring Michael Pitt, Nina Arianda, Andy Garcia, Ray Romano, and directed by Raymond DeFellitta based on the true-life story of Thomas Uva and Rose Marie De Toma[2][3] His first film, Crisis In The Kremlin, was written for producer Roger Corman.[4] He has written for Star Trek: Enterprise. He was the executive producer of the Kurt Russell film Breakdown which opened at number one at the box office.[5] Fernandez worked as a production executive for Dino De Laurentiis[6] and Roger Corman.[7] His book WINNING ESSAYS was published by Berkley/G.P. Putnam’s Sons.[8]

Fernandez is a member of the Writer's Guild of America and was on the WGA Negotiating Committee in 2011[9] and 2014.[10] He has a featured interview in the documentary Pencils Down: The 100 days of the Writers Guild Strike.[11]


  1. ^ "IMDB - Rob The Mob". Retrieved 21 January 2014. 
  2. ^ Rashbaum, William (September 23, 2005). "Arrest in Killings of 2 Who Dared to Rob The Mob". The New York Times. Retrieved 21 January 2014. 
  3. ^ Karon, Paul (11/04/97). "Fox Finds "Forecast"". Variety. Retrieved 21 January 2014.  Check date values in: |date= (help)
  4. ^ "IMDB - Crisis In The Kremlin". Retrieved 21 January 2014. 
  5. ^ "Box Office Mojo". Breakdown. Retrieved 21 January 2014. 
  6. ^ Hettrick, Scott (11/06/95). "Fernandez to prod'n post at De Laurentiis". The Hollywood Reporter. 339 (37): 3. Retrieved 21 January 2014.  Check date values in: |date=, |year= / |date= mismatch (help)
  7. ^ O'Steen, Kathleen (1 December 1993). "Corman Kinder, Gentler". Variety. Retrieved 21 January 2014. 
  8. ^ Google Books - Winning Essays. Google Books. 
  9. ^ Handel, Johnathan (2010-12-22). "WGA Sends Out 'Pattern of Demands' Seeking Major Contract Improvements". The Hollywood Reporter. 
  10. ^ Patten, Dominic. "WGA Sets Negotiating Committee For AMPTP Contract Talks, Start Date Still TBA". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved 21 January 2014. 
  11. ^ "Interview with Jonathan Fernandez".