Joe Roth is an American producer and film director. He co-founded Morgan Creek Productions in 1987 and was chairman of Twentieth Century Fox (1989-1993), Caravan Pictures (1993-1994), and Walt Disney Studios (1994-2000) before founding Revolution Studios in 2000. Over the course of his career, Roth has produced over 40 films, and has directed four to date.
In 2003 Roth produced the 76th annual Academy Awards and “Premiere Magazine” ranked him 6th in the Hollywood Power List. He recently announced plans to join Sony as a producer in 2007.
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