Randall Ives Emmett
March 25, 1971
Miami, Florida, U.S.
|Education||New World School of the Arts|
|Alma mater||School of Visual Arts|
|Partner(s)||Lala Kent (2015-2021)|
Randall Emmett (born March 25, 1971) is an American film and television producer. He is the chairman and co-founder of production company Emmett/Furla/Oasis Films.
Early life and education
Emmett was born to a Jewish family in Miami, Florida, and has a younger brother, Denis Forrester born in Liège, Belgium. Denis assisted his brother as an assistant producer for the film.[clarification needed] Randall received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the School of Visual Arts in New York City.
In 1995, Emmett began his Hollywood career as a personal assistant to Mark Wahlberg. Later he met George Furla, with whom he co-founded Emmett/Furla Films in 1998. In 2013, the company was joined by Dubai-based film financier Oasis Ventures Entertainment to become Emmet Furla Oasis Films (EFO).
As of February 2021, his live tournament winnings exceed $590,000.
In 2009 Emmett married actress Ambyr Childers, with whom he has two daughters. Emmett filed for separation from Childers in April 2015, but dismissed the petition the following year. Childers filed for divorce in January 2017. It was finalized in December 2017.
Emmett was engaged to Lauren “Lala Kent” Burningham from Vanderpump Rules. On March 15, 2021, they welcomed a baby girl named Ocean Kent Emmett. He was allegedly cheating with many women behind her back. As of November 2021, Randall and Lala are separated, and not engaged.
He was a producer in all films unless otherwise noted.
- As director
|2021||Midnight in the Switchgrass|
|Wash Me in the River|
|2021||Out of Death||The director would like to thank|
|3 Days Rising||The producers wish to thank|
|2000||Cutaway||Co-executive producer||Television film|
|Andrew Dice Clay: I'm Over Here Now||Executive producer||Television special|
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