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Jon Avnet

Producer | Director | Writer
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KNOWN FOR 
Fried Green Tomatoes (1991) | Righteous Kill (2008) | Red Corner (1997)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 5 wins & 8 nominations More »
AKA 
Jonathan M. Avnet

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Projects in Development (3 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Television in Production (1 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
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Past Film & Video (54 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (52 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for JustifiedJustified (TV Series) Director ( 10 episodes, 2010–2015 )  Less 2010–2015 10
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  • Primary photo for Gone: A Wayward Pines StoryGone: A Wayward Pines Story (TV Mini-series) Executive Producer  Less 2015– 
  • Primary photo for PalomaPaloma (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 5 episodes, 2013–2014 )  Less 2013–2014 5
    • The Future Perfect (Mar 28, 2014) Executive Producer  Less
    • Winter (Jun 7, 2013) Executive Producer  Less
    • Fall (Jun 7, 2013) Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for BlueBlue (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 42 episodes, 2012–2014 )  Less 2012–2014 42
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  • Primary photo for RakeRake (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
    • Cancer (Feb 6, 2014) Director  Less
  • Primary photo for SusannaSusanna (TV Series) Director ( 12 episodes, 2013 ) , Executive Producer ( 12 episodes, 2013 ) , Writer ( 12 episodes, 2013 )  Less 2013 12
    • Episode #1.12 (Jun 21, 2013) Director, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
    • Episode #1.11 (Jun 21, 2013) Director, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
    • Episode #1.10 (Jun 21, 2013) Director, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for LaurenLauren (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 15 episodes, 2012–2013 ) , Director ( 12 episodes, 2013 ) , Writer ( 2 episodes, 2013 )  Less 2012–2013 15
    • Episode #2.12 (May 17, 2013) Director, Executive Producer  Less
    • Episode #2.11 (May 17, 2013) Director, Executive Producer  Less
    • Episode #2.10 (May 17, 2013) Director, Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for RoRo (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 6 episodes, 2012 )  Less 2012 6
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  • Primary photo for KendraKendra (TV Series) Director ( 8 episodes, 2012 ) , Executive Producer ( 8 episodes, 2012 ) , Writer ( 8 episodes, 2012 )  Less 2012 8
    • Memory (Dec 21, 2012) Director, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
    • Old Fashioned (Dec 17, 2012) Director, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
    • Driver's License (Dec 14, 2012) Director, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for AudreyAudrey (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 6 episodes, 2012 )  Less 2012 6
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  • Primary photo for Ruth & EricaRuth & Erica (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 13 episodes, 2012 )  Less 2012 13
    • January (Oct 22, 2012) Executive Producer  Less
    • December (Oct 19, 2012) Executive Producer  Less
    • November (Oct 17, 2012) Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for GeorgiaGeorgia (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 3 episodes, 2012 )  Less 2012 3
  • Primary photo for Vanessa & JanVanessa & Jan (TV Series) Director ( 6 episodes, 2012 ) , Executive Producer ( 6 episodes, 2012 ) , Writer ( 6 episodes, 2012 )  Less 2012 6
    • Pas De Deux (Sep 14, 2012) Director, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
    • Playing Ball (Sep 12, 2012) Director, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
    • Extreme Prejudice (Sep 10, 2012) Director, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for RochelleRochelle (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 3 episodes, 2012 )  Less 2012 3
  • Primary photo for LeslieLeslie (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 2 episodes, 2012 )  Less 2012 2
  • Primary photo for ChristineChristine (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 12 episodes, 2012 )  Less 2012 12
    • Butterflies (Aug 10, 2012) Executive Producer  Less
    • Boy Magnet (Aug 8, 2012) Executive Producer  Less
    • Roy (Aug 6, 2012) Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for DakotaDakota (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 3 episodes, 2012 )  Less 2012 3
  • Primary photo for JanJan (TV Series) Director ( 15 episodes, 2012 ) , Executive Producer ( 15 episodes, 2012 ) , Writer ( 15 episodes, 2012 )  Less 2012 15
    • Afterglow (Jun 8, 2012) Director, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
    • Wine Bar (Jun 8, 2012) Director, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
    • Trust (Jun 6, 2012) Director, Executive Producer, Writer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Have a Little FaithHave a Little Faith (TV Movie) Director, Executive Producer  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Pleading GuiltyPleading Guilty (TV Movie) Director, Executive Producer  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Bunker HillBunker Hill (TV Movie) Director, Executive Producer  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The Starter WifeThe Starter Wife (TV Mini-series) Executive Producer ( 6 episodes, 2007 ) , Director ( 5 episodes, 2007 )  Less 2007 6
    • Hour 6 (Jun 28, 2007) Director, Executive Producer  Less
    • Hour 5 (Jun 21, 2007) Director, Executive Producer  Less
    • Hour 4 (Jun 14, 2007) Director, Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Sixty Minute ManSixty Minute Man (TV Movie) Director  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for ConvictionConviction (TV Movie) Director, Executive Producer  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for BoomtownBoomtown (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 24 episodes, 2002–2003 ) , Director ( 9 episodes, 2002–2003 )  Less 2002–2003 24
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  • Primary photo for UprisingUprising (TV Movie) Director, Producer, Writer  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for A House DividedA House Divided (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Parting the WatersParting the Waters (TV Mini-series) Executive Producer  Less 2000– 
  • Primary photo for My Last LoveMy Last Love (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Poodle SpringsPoodle Springs (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Mama Flora's FamilyMama Flora's Family (TV Mini-series) Executive Producer ( 2 episodes, 1998 )  Less 1998 2
  • Primary photo for Naomi & Wynonna: Love Can Build a BridgeNaomi & Wynonna: Love Can Build a Bridge (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for For Their Own GoodFor Their Own Good (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The SwitchThe Switch (TV Movie) Producer  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The NightmanThe Nightman (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Backfield in MotionBackfield in Motion (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Heat WaveHeat Wave (TV Movie) Second Unit Director, Executive Producer  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Do You Know the Muffin Man?Do You Know the Muffin Man? (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Breaking PointBreaking Point (TV Movie) Producer  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for My First LoveMy First Love (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Side by SideSide by Side (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for In Love and WarIn Love and War (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for TriplecrossTriplecross (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Between Two WomenBetween Two Women (TV Movie) Director, Executive Producer, Writer (teleplay)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Call to GloryCall to Glory (TV Series) Executive Producer ( 22 episodes, 1984–1985 ) , Director ( 2 episodes, 1984–1985 ) , Writer (story) ( 2 episodes, 1984–1985 )  Less 1984–1985 22
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  • Primary photo for Silence of the HeartSilence of the Heart (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for The Burning BedThe Burning Bed (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Calendar Girl MurdersCalendar Girl Murders (TV Movie) Producer (uncredited)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Something So RightSomething So Right (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Prime SuspectPrime Suspect (TV Movie) Producer  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Homeward BoundHomeward Bound (TV Movie) Producer  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for No Other LoveNo Other Love (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 1979
Self (10 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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