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Russell Simmons

Producer | Writer | Soundtrack
KNOWN FOR 
Russell Simmons Presents Def Poetry (2002– ) | Run's House (2005– ) | The Nutty Professor (1996)
AWARDS 
3 wins & 1 nomination More »
NICKNAME  
Rush
BORN 
Oct 4, 1957 (age 57)
HEIGHT 
5' 8" (1.73m)

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Projects in Development (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
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Past Film & Video (28 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (26 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Real Husbands of HollywoodReal Husbands of Hollywood (TV Series) Russell Simmons (2 episodes, 2013–2014)  Less 2013–2014 2
  • Primary photo for The Big LeafThe Big Leaf (TV Series) Executive Producer (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
    • Pilot (Oct 6, 2014) Executive Producer  Less
  • Primary photo for 22nd Annual Trumpet Awards22nd Annual Trumpet Awards (TV Movie) Writer ("The Breaks")  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Writer ("Beats to the Rhyme") (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
    • Justin Timberlake (Feb 21, 2014) Writer ("Beats to the Rhyme") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Born to Be Wild: The Golden Age of American RockBorn to Be Wild: The Golden Age of American Rock (TV Series) Writer ("King of Rock") (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for HungryHungry (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2013), Executive Producer  Less 2013 1
    • Pilot (Dec 15, 2013) Himself  Less
  • Primary photo for Open Air OutreachOpen Air Outreach (TV Series) Writer ("Hard Times") (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
    • Brother Micah (Dec 1, 2013) Writer ("Hard Times") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Laff Mobb PresentsLaff Mobb Presents (TV Series) Special Thanks (2 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012 2
  • Primary photo for Russell Simmons Presents: The RuckusRussell Simmons Presents: The Ruckus (TV Series) Executive Producer (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Russell Simmons Presents: Stand-Up at the El ReyRussell Simmons Presents: Stand-Up at the El Rey (TV Series) Executive Producer (6 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010 6
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  • Primary photo for Daddy's GirlsDaddy's Girls (TV Series) Executive Producer (15 episodes, 2009)  Less 2009 15
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  • Primary photo for Run's HouseRun's House (TV Series) Executive Producer (53 episodes, 2005–2009), Himself / Uncle Russell (47 episodes, 2005–2008), Writer (45 episodes, 2005–2008), Field Producer (5 episodes, 2007)  Less 2005–2009 58
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  • Primary photo for Russell Simmons Presents Brave New VoicesRussell Simmons Presents Brave New Voices (TV Series) Executive Producer (6 episodes, 2009), Co-Executive Producer (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 7
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  • Primary photo for American Mogul: Russell SimmonsAmerican Mogul: Russell Simmons (TV Movie) Himself, Executive Producer  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Def Comedy JamDef Comedy Jam (TV Series) Executive Producer (35 episodes, 1992–2008), Himself (4 episodes, 2006)  Less 1992–2008 35
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  • Primary photo for Russell Simmons Presents Def PoetryRussell Simmons Presents Def Poetry (TV Series) Executive Producer (44 episodes, 2002–2007), Himself (40 episodes, 2002–2007)  Less 2002–2007 44
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  • Primary photo for Everybody Hates ChrisEverybody Hates Chris (TV Series) Writer ("The Breaks") (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for And You Don't Stop: 30 Years of Hip-HopAnd You Don't Stop: 30 Years of Hip-Hop (TV Mini-series) Himself (1 episode, 2004), Executive Producer  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for It's Black EntertainmentIt's Black Entertainment (TV Special) Himself, Executive Producer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for 100 Greatest Number One Singles100 Greatest Number One Singles (TV Special) Writer ("It's Like That")  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Are You Hip-Hop's Biggest Fan?Are You Hip-Hop's Biggest Fan? (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Def Comedy Jam: All Stars Vol. 11Def Comedy Jam: All Stars Vol. 11 (TV Special) Director  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Def Comedy Jam: All Stars Vol. 12Def Comedy Jam: All Stars Vol. 12 (TV Special) Director  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Def Comedy Jam: PrimetimeDef Comedy Jam: Primetime (TV Special) Executive Producer  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Russell Simmons Presents: Hip Hop JusticeRussell Simmons Presents: Hip Hop Justice (TV Series) Executive Producer  Less 2004– 
  • Primary photo for The New Music ReportThe New Music Report (TV Series) Executive Producer  Less 1990– 
Self (157 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Other (4 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Dance Central 2Dance Central 2 (Video Game) Writer ("The Breaks")  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Def Jam: IconDef Jam: Icon (Video Game) Rush (voice)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Grand Theft Auto: Vice CityGrand Theft Auto: Vice City (Video Game) Writer ("The Breaks")  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Grand Theft Auto 3Grand Theft Auto 3 (Video Game) Performer ("Instrumental Bed 1", "Instrumental Bed 2") (as Rush), Performer ("Scary Movies") (as Reef), Producer ("We're Live (Danger)")  Less 2001

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