Ronald L. Schwary

Producer | Second Unit or Assistant Director | Director
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KNOWN FOR 
Ordinary People (1980) | *batteries not included (1987) | Meet Joe Black (1998)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins & 1 nomination More »
AKA 
Ronald Schwary | Ron Schwary
BORN 
May 23, 1944 (age 74)

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Past Film & Video (25 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Random HeartsRandom Hearts Executive Producer  Less 1999 $64MM $31MM / $74MM
  • Primary photo for Meet Joe BlackMeet Joe Black Executive Producer  Less 1998 $90MM $45MM / $143MM
  • Primary photo for The Mirror Has Two FacesThe Mirror Has Two Faces Co-Executive Producer (as Ronald Schwary)  Less 1996 $42MM $41MM / $73MM
  • Primary photo for SabrinaSabrina Sheik (as Ronald Schwary), Executive Producer (as Ronald Schwary), Production Manager (as Ronald Schwary)  Less 1995 $58MM $54MM / $87MM
  • Primary photo for Cops and RobbersonsCops and Robbersons Producer, Producer  Less 1994 $11MM / —
  • Primary photo for Scent of a WomanScent of a Woman Executive Producer  Less 1992 $31MM $64MM / $135MM
  • Primary photo for HavanaHavana Executive Producer  Less 1990 $40MM $9.2MM / —
  • Primary photo for *batteries not included*batteries not included Louie (as Ronald Schwary), Producer  Less 1987 $33MM / $65MM
  • Primary photo for A Soldier's StoryA Soldier's Story Producer  Less 1984 $6MM $22MM / —
  • Primary photo for Let's Spend the Night TogetherLet's Spend the Night Together Producer  Less 1982 $3.8MM / —
  • Primary photo for TootsieTootsie Phil Weintraub, Producer (uncredited)  Less 1982 $22MM $177MM / —
  • Primary photo for Absence of MaliceAbsence of Malice Executive Producer, Production Manager  Less 1981 $12MM $41MM / —
  • Primary photo for Ordinary PeopleOrdinary People Producer, Unit Production Manager  Less 1980 $6MM $55MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Electric HorsemanThe Electric Horseman Associate Producer, Production Manager  Less 1979 $12MM $62MM / —
  • Primary photo for California SuiteCalifornia Suite Associate Producer, Production Manager  Less 1978 $29MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Cheap DetectiveThe Cheap Detective Cab Driver, Unit Production Manager  Less 1978 $6MM $28MM / —
  • Primary photo for Casey's ShadowCasey's Shadow Ticket Seller, Assistant Director  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Close Encounters of the Third KindClose Encounters of the Third Kind Unit Production Manager (additional scenes) (version: 1980 special) (uncredited)  Less 1977 $20MM $132MM / $304MM
  • Primary photo for St. IvesSt. Ives Assistant Director  Less 1976 $1.5MM
  • Primary photo for Shadow of the HawkShadow of the Hawk Assistant Director, Associate Producer  Less 1976 CAD 1.8MM
  • Primary photo for Breakheart PassBreakheart Pass First Assistant Director  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for BreakoutBreakout Assistant Director  Less 1975 $1MM $16MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Ultimate ThrillThe Ultimate Thrill Danny  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Dirty Mary Crazy LarryDirty Mary Crazy Larry Assistant Director  Less 1974 $2MM $28MM / —
  • Primary photo for Save the TigerSave the Tiger Second Assistant Director (as Ron Schwary)  Less 1973
Past Television (15 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for MediumMedium (TV Series) Executive Producer (124 episodes, 2005), Director (5 episodes, 2005)  Less 2005–2011 126
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  • Primary photo for Partners and CrimePartners and Crime (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for JoJo (TV Movie) Executive Producer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for FlingFling (TV Series) Executive Producer (3 episodes)  Less 2001–  3
  • Primary photo for Now and AgainNow and Again (TV Series) Executive Producer (22 episodes, 1999), Director (2 episodes, 2000)  Less 1999–2000 22
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  • Primary photo for SistersSisters (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for The BrotherhoodThe Brotherhood (TV Movie) Executive Producer, Production Manager  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Tour of DutyTour of Duty (TV Series) Producer (21 episodes, 1987), Second Unit Director (20 episodes, 1987), Director (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1987–1988 21
    • The Hill (Apr 30, 1988) Second Unit Director (as Ron Schwary), Producer  Less
    • Angel of Mercy (Apr 9, 1988) Second Unit Director (as Ron Schwary), Producer  Less
    • Paradise Lost (Mar 26, 1988) Second Unit Director (as Ron Schwary), Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for In the Glitter PalaceIn the Glitter Palace (TV Movie) Assistant Director, Unit Production Manager  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Spencer's PilotsSpencer's Pilots (TV Series) Assistant Director (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
    • Pilot (Apr 9, 1976) Assistant Director  Less
  • Primary photo for The EntertainerThe Entertainer (TV Movie) First Assistant Director  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for Movin' OnMovin' On (TV Series) Assistant Director (3 episodes, 1975)  Less 1975 3
    • Ransom (Feb 20, 1975) Assistant Director  Less
    • Fraud (Jan 30, 1975) Assistant Director  Less
    • Explosion (Jan 2, 1975) Assistant Director  Less
  • Primary photo for The Stranger Who Looks Like MeThe Stranger Who Looks Like Me (TV Movie) Assistant Director (as Ron Schwary)  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Blue KnightThe Blue Knight (TV Movie) Assistant Director  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Kung FuKung Fu (TV Series) Assistant Director (6 episodes, 1973)  Less 1973 6
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