Nicole Rocklin

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Nicole Rocklin
Born1979 (age 39–40)
OccupationFilm producer

Nicole Rocklin (born 1979)[1] is an American film producer for the production company Rocklin/Faust.

Biography[edit]

Rocklin was raised in a Jewish family[1] in Calabasas, California and attended the University of Wisconsin–Madison, before moving to Los Angeles to work for an entertainment law firm.[2] She left the law firm and briefly worked for Jerry Bruckheimer Films before starting her own production company.[2] She began working on the film Spotlight with partner Blye Faust in 2007,[3] and in the fall of 2009, she joined with Faust to form Rocklin/Faust.[2]

Rocklin has served as a producer for films such as Middle of Nowhere and The Perfect Guy.[4] In 2016, she won an Academy Award for Best Picture in the 88th Academy Awards for her work on Spotlight and she was nominated for the BAFTA Award for Best Film in the 69th British Academy Film Awards.[5][6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Times of Israel: "The tribe at the Oscars, 2016" by Nate Bloom February 25, 2016
  2. ^ a b c Freeman, Candy (4 April 2010). "Film Producers Nicole Rocklin and Blye Faust". I Am Entertainment. Vol. 1 no. 4. I Am Entertainment Media. Archived from the original on 2016-01-16. Retrieved 18 January 2016.
  3. ^ Liz Ohanesian. "'Spotlight' Producers Nicole Rocklin and Jonathan King on How a Local Story Can Make a Global Impact". KCET. Retrieved 18 January 2016.
  4. ^ Nicole Rocklin on IMDb
  5. ^ "2016 Nominees". Oscars.org - Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Retrieved 14 January 2016.
  6. ^ "Nominations Announced for the EE British Academy Film Awards in 2016". bafta.org. Retrieved 14 January 2016.