Brad Grey


Age: 59

chairman and chief executive officer of Paramount Pictures for 12 years before retiring earlier this year who oversaw franchises like Star Trek, Transformers, Mission: Impossible, the prestige properties like There Will Be Blood, No Country for Old Men, Up in the Air, The Big Short, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Babel, and multiple films from Martin Scorsese including The Wolf of Wall Street, Shutter Island, and Hugo, who also produced Scorsese's The Departed, which won Best Picture in 2007 but who co-founded the management and production company Brillstein-Grey Entertainment with the late Bernie Brillstein and the production company Plan B Entertainment with Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston, and who produced multiple Emmy Award-winning TV shows including The Sopranos, Real Time with Bill Maher, and The Larry Sanders Show.

Cause of Death: Cancer

Born: December 29, 1957

Died: May 14, 2017

Los Angeles, California