Robert Chartoff is a graduate of Columbia Law School. His films have been nominated for and won multiple Academy Awards, including a Best Picture Oscar. His producing credits include the Oscar winning Rocky, starring Sylvester Stallone and Talia Shire as well as Rocky V. He also produced Best Picture nominee Raging Bull directed by Martin Scorsese and starring Robert De Niro, Best Picture nominee The Right Stuff directed by Philip Kaufman and starring Sam Shepard, Scott Glenn, Ed Harris and Dennis Quaid; New York, New York directed by Martin Scorsese and starring Liza Minnelli and Robert De Niro; They Shoot Horses Don't They directed by Sydney Pollack and starring Jane Fonda, Michael Sarrazin and Susannah York; and Point Blank directed by John Boorman and starring Lee Marvin, Angie Dickinson and Keenan Wynn.
In 1990, Chartoff founded and built the Jennifer School in Bodh Gaya, India, which now services the needs of hundreds of children. He is actively involved in the dayto-day administration of this constantly evolving educational center.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2005.
Robert Chartoff Facts
|Birthday||August 26, 1933 (87)|
|Birthplace||New York, New York, USA|