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Hollywood Legend Dies At 77

7/7/2015 3:20pm EDT
Jerry Weintraub
Legendary Hollywood manager, television and film producer Jerry Weintraub, who was responsible for such classic movies as the (original) "Karate Kid" series, "Ocean's 11," "National Lampoon's Vegas Vacation" and a slew of others, has died.

Weintraub died at his home in Palm Springs, Calif., on Monday, as confirmed by He was 77. A Cause of death has yet to be shared with the public.

The showbiz mogul not only produced films and television series, but he also represented the likes of Frank Sinatra, Bob Dylan, Led Zeppelin and Neil Diamond as a manager.

Weintraub also produced last...

Check Out The Jerry Weintraub Documentary 'His Way' On DVD Nov. 1

10/22/2011 7:06am EDT
His Way
One of the first independent producers to be honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Jerry Weintraub, the son of a gem salesman, began his career as a talent agent in the 1950s.

Weintraub has been called a lot of things as one of Hollywood’s longest-working producers and most powerful talent managers. Though he will use any means to get to the top of the game, he’s experienced both its highs and lows during an enviable five-decade career.

In the star-studded, feature-length documentary "His Way," the man himself spins compelling yarns of his life, loves, and livelihood....

Producer Jerry Weintraub Saves A Man's Life

5/15/2010 1:37pm EDT
Jerry Weintraub
Movie mogul Jerry Weintraub has been hailed a hero in Beverly Hills after saving a man's life in a medical emergency.

The legendary producer and his girlfriend Susie Elkins visited the Barneys New York department store in Los Angeles this week for the unveiling of a window display designed in his honour.

But the pair was shocked to find one of his friends collapsed on the sidewalk outside - Weintraub immediately called paramedics and comforted the unnamed victim, who is believed to have suffered heart troubles, until an ambulance arrived.

A source tells New York Post gossip column Page S...

Only In Hollywood: Film Producer Jerry Weintraub's Wife & Mistress Are Best Friends

4/7/2010 3:00pm EDT
Jerry Weintraub
Movie mogul Jerry Weintraub is a happily married man despite living with his mistress because the two women have overcome their differences and become "best friends."

The "Ocean's Eleven" producer married his wife Jane in 1965, but later found love with mistress Susan Ekins.

Weintraub approached his spouse about getting a divorce, but Jane rejected the idea of splitting up, fearing they would squander his millions paying for the divorce proceedings alone.

The trio now live an unconventional home life - but Weintraub insists it all works out.

He explains, "They make it work. I'm very muc...

Red Hot Stars (Photos)

12/25/2009 9:18am EST
Alyssa Milano
December is the perfect time of year for stars to don the popular color as they walk down the red carpet and attend various events. Alyssa Milano sizzled in red while attending the UNICEF Ball honoring Jerry Weintraub on Dec. 10 in Beverly Hills. Va-va-voom! Check out more red hot stars after the jump!

Jennifer Nettles went to the Grammy nominations concert on Dec. 2 at The Conga Room in Los Angeles.

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Aubrey O'Day attended "The Hangover" DVD Release Party at Pure Nightclub at Caesars Palace Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas on Dec. 10.

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George Clooney's 'A Journey To Darfur' Debuts On DVD

7/17/2007 10:02am EDT
George Clooney
"A Journey to Darfur," the documentary that chronicled George Clooney and his father Nick’s visit to the Sudan border last year, debuts on DVD today from AmericanLife TV Network. "This is our simple attempt to help shine a light on one of the great atrocities of our time," said George Clooney.

"A Journey to Darfur" was produced by reporter Nick Clooney after being moved by the trip he and his son, actor George Clooney, took to the Sudan border last year. Included in the documentary are emotional interviews with the genocide-ravaged refugees of Darfur, conducted by George and Nick. T...