Michael Eisner

Producer, Writer, Executive

Producer, Writer, Executive


For four decades, Michael Eisner has been a leader in the American entertainment industry. He began his career at ABC, overseeing shows including Happy Days, Barney Miller, and Roots. He became president of Paramount Pictures in 1976, turning out hit films including Raiders of the Lost Ark, Saturday Night Fever, and Grease. IN 1984 Michael assumed...
Birth date
1942-03-07
Awards
1 win.
Height
6' 3" (1.91 m)

Known For


Glenn Martin DDS
Glenn Martin DDS
Producer (2009-2011)
Garbage Pail Kids
Garbage Pail Kids
Producer
Foreign Body
Foreign Body
Producer (2008)
Prom Queen
Prom Queen
Producer (2007-2012)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ProducerProm Queen
(TV Series) (executive producer - 33 episodes) - Sexy Models (2012) ... (executive producer) - Close Encounters (2012) ... (executive producer) - Poker Face (2012) ... (executive producer) - Naked in the Sun (2012) ... (executive producer) - Let Me In (2012) ... (executive producer) Show all 33 episodes
2007-2012
ProducerCircling the Drain
(TV Movie) (executive producer)
2011
ProducerGlenn Martin DDS
(TV Series) (executive producer - 17 episodes) - Heist (2011) ... (executive producer - as Michael D. Eisner) - Date with Destiny (2011) ... (executive producer) - Videogame Wizard (2011) ... (executive producer) - Windfall (2011) ... (executive producer) - Glenn and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance (2011) ... (executive producer) Show all 17 episodes
2009-2011
ProducerForeign Body
(TV Series) (executive producer - 2008)
2008
ProducerConversations with Michael Eisner
(TV Series) (producer)
2006
ProducerSchoolhouse Rock!
(TV Series short) (creative producer - uncredited)
1973
RoleTitleYear
WriterGlenn Martin DDS
(TV Series) (creator - 10 episodes, 2009) (developer - 10 episodes, 2009) (created by - 5 episodes, 2010 - 2011) (developed by - 5 episodes, 2010 - 2011) - Heist (2011) ... (creator - as Michael D. Eisner) / (creator - as Michael D. Eisner) - Videogame Wizard (2011) ... (creator - as Michael D. Eisner) / (creator - as Michael D. Eisner) - Glenn and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance (2011) ... (creator - as Michael D. Eisner) / (creator - as Michael D. Eisner) - Dad News Bears (2010) ... (creator - as Michael D. Eisner) / (creator - as Michael D. Eisner) - Footlooseball (2010) ... (creator - as Michael D. Eisner) / (creator - as Michael D. Eisner) Show all 15 episodes
RoleTitleYear
ThanksSolo Together
(Short) (very special thanks)
2018
ThanksOur Country USA to Z
(Video short) (special thanks)
2007
ThanksGangs of New York
(special thanks)
2002
ThanksTale as Old as Time: The Making of 'Beauty and the Beast'
(Video documentary) (thanks - as Michael D. Eisner)
2002
ThanksThe Hand Behind the Mouse: The Ub Iwerks Story
(Documentary) (thanks)
1999
ThanksThe Freddie Mercury Tribute: Concert for AIDS Awareness
(TV Special documentary) (special thanks)
1992
RoleTitleYear
SelfThe Last Statesman
(Documentary) (filming) Self
SelfDeep Fat Fried
(TV Series) - Disney Movies You've Never Heard Of = DFF (2021)
2021
SelfThe Happy Days of Garry Marshall
(TV Special documentary) Self
2020
SelfThe Imagineering Story
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - Hit or Miss (2019) ... Self - The Midas Touch (2019) ... Self
2019
SelfIn Their Own Words
(TV Series) Self - Jim Henson (2015) ... Self
2015
SelfTony Baxter: 45 Years of Imagination
(Documentary)
2013
SelfConversations with Michael Eisner
(TV Series) Self - Host - Episode dated 23 January 2008 (2008) ... Self - Host
2008
SelfDisneyland: Secrets, Stories, & Magic
(Video documentary) Self - Former CEO, The Walt Disney Company
2007
SelfThe Pixar Story
(Documentary) Self
2007
SelfThe Interviews: An Oral History of Television
(TV Series) Self - Michael Eisner (2006) ... Self
2006
SelfLive with Kelly and Ryan
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 26 April 2006 (2006) ... Self - Episode dated 14 June 2005 (2005) ... Self
2005-2006
SelfCharlie Rose
(TV Series) Self - Guest / Self - Guest Host / Self - Episode dated 30 March 2006 (2006) ... Self - Guest - Episode dated 7 October 2005 (2005) ... Self - Guest Host - Episode dated 13 June 2005 (2005) ... Self - Episode dated 24 September 1998 (1998) ... Self - Guest
1998-2006
SelfAmerican Masters
(TV Series documentary) Self - Sketches of Frank Gehry (2005) ... Self
2005
SelfThe Tony Danza Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 18 July 2005 (2005) ... Self
2005
SelfThe View
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 12 July 2005 (2005) ... Self
2005
SelfBroadway: The American Musical
(TV Mini-Series documentary) Self - Putting It Together: 1980-Present (2004) ... Self
2004
SelfMichael Moore Hates America
(Documentary) Self - Chief Executive, The Walt Disney Corporation
2004
SelfABC News Nightline
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 3 March 2004 (2004) ... Self
2004
SelfTale as Old as Time: The Making of 'Beauty and the Beast'
(Video documentary) Self - Chairman / CEO, The Walt Disney Company (as Michael D. Eisner)
2002
SelfLifetime Presents: Disney's American Teachers Awards
(TV Special) Self
2001
SelfIntimate Portrait
(TV Series documentary) Self - Cindy Williams (2001) ... Self
2001
SelfBehind the Music
(TV Series documentary) Self - Saturday Night Fever (2001) ... Self
2001
SelfSoarin'
(Documentary short) Golfer (uncredited)
2001
SelfDisney's California Adventure TV Special
(TV Special) Self
2001
SelfDisney's American Teacher Awards
(TV Special) Self
1999
SelfJunket Whore
(Documentary) Self
1998
SelfThe Rosie O'Donnell Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 25 September 1998 (1998) ... Self
1998
Self60 Minutes
(TV Series documentary) Self - CEO, Walt Disney Company (segment "Taking on Disney") - What's Saddam Hiding?/The JFK Papers/Taking on Disney (1997) ... Self - CEO, Walt Disney Company (segment "Taking on Disney")
1997
SelfLarry King Live
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode dated 30 September 1996 (1996) ... Self - Guest
1996
SelfAlien Encounters from New Tomorrowland
(TV Movie documentary) Self - Head of the Walt Disney Company (uncredited)
1995
SelfThe Wonderful World of Disney
(TV Series) Self - Host
1995
SelfThe Dream Is Alive: 20th Anniversary Celebration of Walt Disney World
(TV Movie) Self - Host
1995
SelfBeauty and the Beast: The Broadway Musical Comes to L.A.
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1995
SelfThe Wonderful World of Disney: 40 Years of Television Magic
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1994
SelfThe 10th TV Academy Hall of Fame
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1994
SelfDisney's Beauty and the Beast Goes to Broadway: Backstage
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1994
SelfThe Grand Opening of Euro Disney
(TV Special) Self
1992
SelfWalt Disney World's 20th Anniversary Celebration
(TV Special) Self
1991
SelfMichael & Mickey
(Short) Self - Himself
1991
SelfThe Best of Disney: 50 Years of Magic
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1991
SelfThe 100 Lives of Black Jack Savage
(TV Series) Self - Host - A Day in the Life of Logan Murphy (1991) ... Self - Host - A Pirate Story (1991) ... Self - Host
1991
Self20/20: Beauty and the Beast
(TV Movie documentary) Self (as Michael Dammann Eisner)
1990
SelfThe 1st Annual American Teacher Awards
(TV Special) Self
1990
SelfDisneyland's 35th Anniversary Special
(TV Movie) Self - Host
1990
SelfJungle Book Reunion
(TV Movie) Self
1990
SelfThe 14th Annual Women in Film Crystal Awards
(TV Special) Self
1990
SelfThe Magical World of Disney
(TV Series) Self - Host / Self - Disneyland's 35th Anniversary Celebration (1990) ... Self - Host - Great Moments in Disney Animation (1987) ... Self - Donald, the Star-Struck Duck (1986) ... Self - Host (uncredited) - Disney Summer Classics: Old Yeller/Making of 'The Great Mouse Detective' (1986) ... Self - Host
1986-1990
SelfWalt Disney World Very Merry Christmas Parade
(TV Special) Self
1989
SelfJourney to Under the Sea: The Making of Disney's the Little Mermaid
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1989
SelfThe Magical World of Disney
(TV Special) Self - Host
1988
SelfThe South Bank Show
(TV Series documentary) Self - Chairman, The Walt Disney Company - The Art of Walt Disney (1988) ... Self - Chairman, The Walt Disney Company
1988
SelfMickey's 60th Birthday
(TV Movie) Self
1988
SelfWalt Disney World 4th of July Spectacular
(TV Special) Self
1988
SelfThe Making of 'Captain Eo'
(TV Movie documentary) Self
1986
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageLes Chroniques du Mea
(TV Series) Self - Le Noël de Mickey (1983) (2020) ... Self - Taram et le chaudron magique (1985) (2019) ... Self - Qui Veut la Peau de Roger Rabbit (1988) (2018) ... Self - Rasta Rockett (1993) (2018) ... Self - Picsou, sa bande et son Film (2017) ... Self Show all 7 episodes
2015-2020
Archive footageBehind Closed Doors
(TV Series) Self - Top Gun (2020) ... Self
2020
Archive footageQuiz
(TV Mini-Series) Self - Episode #1.1 (2020) ... Self (uncredited)
2020
Archive footageRed Penguins
(Documentary) Self
2019
Archive footageDefunctland
(TV Series documentary) Self - The Failure of Hong Kong Disneyland (2019) ... Self - Muppetland: The Disneyland Invasion That Almost Happened (2018) ... Self - The War For Disney's America (2018) ... Self - The History of Disney's Worst Attraction Ever, Superstar Limo (2018) ... Self - The History of Captain EO (2017) ... Self Show all 7 episodes
2017-2019
Archive footageL'antre du Mea
(TV Series documentary) Self - Faire un film avec Steven Spielberg - Le Jeu (1996) (2019) ... Self - Beetlejuice - les jeux (2015) ... Self
2015-2019
Archive footageDisney et les 2000
(Video documentary) Self
2018
Archive footageCancelled
(TV Series documentary) Self - Disney's Beastly Kingdom (2018) ... Self - Disney Quest (2017) ... Self
2017-2018
Archive footageSpazz in General
(TV Series) Self - #16: Top 25 Favorite Disneyland Attractions (2016) ... Self (uncredited) - #18: Top 25 Favorite Disneyland Attractions (2016) ... Self (uncredited) - Top 25 Favorite Disneyland Attractions INTRO (2015) ... Self (uncredited)
2015-2016
Archive footageSome Jerk with a Camera
(TV Series) Self - Shrek 4D: Part 1 (2015) ... Self (uncredited) - Boy Meets World Meets Disney World! (2013) ... Self (uncredited) - ABC Goes to Disney World! (2013) ... Self (uncredited) - Thirty Years of EPCOT Part Two: The 1980s (2012) ... Self (uncredited)
2012-2015
Archive footageWaking Sleeping Beauty
(Documentary) Self
2009
Archive footageThe Factor
(TV Series) Self - 'Patriot' (segment "Pinheads & Patriots") - Episode dated 24 January 2008 (2008) ... Self - 'Patriot' (segment "Pinheads & Patriots")
2008
Archive footageTreasures Untold: The Making of Disney's 'The Little Mermaid'
(Video documentary) Self
2006
Archive footageModern Marvels
(TV Series documentary) Self - Times Square (2001) ... Self
2001
Archive footage60 Minutes
(TV Series documentary) Self - CEO, Walt Disney Company (segment "Taking on Disney") - Smoking to Live/Taking on Disney/Todd Ice (1998) ... Self - CEO, Walt Disney Company (segment "Taking on Disney")
1998