began his career in television, earning three Emmy Awards and two NAPTE Iris Awards. Programs he supervised were honored with two Peabody Awards, a Dupont and a Christopher Award. He produced the TV movie And Then She Was Gone
, and supervised production and post-production on more than 20 television movies.
For feature films, deFaria was producer on Tremors 2: Aftershocks and wrote and produced Amityville 5 and Amityville 6. He supervised production for The Adventures of Huck Finn and Cabin Boy and, since joining Warner Bros. Pictures as Vice President of Feature Production, served as executive in charge of production for films including Addicted to Love, starring Meg Ryan; The Devil's Advocate, with Al Pacino and Keanu Reeves; A Perfect Murder, with Michael Douglas and Gwenyth Paltrow; and Wild Wild West, starring Will Smith, Kevin Kline and Salma Hayek.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2000.
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