Lieberman's experience at Universal Pictures has given him the knowledge to be a success outside of the studio. He was first hired as a production executive and then moved up through the ranks, eventually becoming president of production for the studio. He was named director of development in 1987, and then promoted to vice-president in 1989, senior vice-president in 1990, executive vice-president in 1992 and, finally, president of production in 1994.
During his tenure, Lieberman developed and supervised a diverse slate of films, including: Apollo 13, Fried Green Tomatoes, The Nutty Professor, Liar Liar, Death Becomes Her, Dragonheart, The River Wild, The Paper, Billy Madison, Happy Gilmore and Problem Child.
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