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Jon Shestack

Jon Shestack

Jon Shestack was previously the President of Production at Artisan Entertainment and Executive Vice President of Production and Development at Beacon Communications. At Beacon, Shestack produced Air Force One starring Harrison Ford. He also produced the art house hit The Last Seduction for October Films and Disturbing Behavior for Beacon and MGM. Shestack was the production executive on the movies Family Man, End of Days, Bring It On and 13 Days. Most recently he produced the Harrison Ford film Firewall and the college comedy Bickford Schmeckler's Cool Ideas, and Waiting.

Shestack is co-founder with his wife, Portia Iversen, of the Cure Autism Now Foundation and The Autism Genetic Resource Exchange (AGRE)-the world's first collaborative gene bank for autism, and he is on the board of Autism Speaks.

A native of Philadelphia, Shestack, 47, is the father of three children, one of whom has autism.


Note: This profile was written in or before 2007.

Jon Shestack Facts

OccupationProducer

Selected Filmography

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