Giarraputo, Jack

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Giarraputo, Jack

PERSONAL

Education: Attended New York University; graduated from The Fordham University School of Law.

Addresses:

Office—Happy Madison Productions, 10202 West Washington Blvd., Judy Garland Bldg., Culver City, CA 90232. Agent—Endeavor, 9601 Wilshire Blvd., 3rd Floor, Beverly Hills, CA 90210.

Career:

Producer. Happy Madison Productions, producing partner of actor Adam Sandler.

CREDITS

Film Associate Producer:

Billy Madison, Universal, 1995.

Heavy Weights, Buena Vista, 1995.

Film Coproducer:

Happy Gilmore, Universal, 1996.

Bulletproof, Universal, 1996.

Film Producer:

The Wedding Singer, New Line Cinema, 1998.

The Waterboy, Buena Vista, 1998.

Big Daddy, Columbia, 1999.

Little Nicky, New Line Cinema, 2000.

Mr. Deeds, Columbia, 2002.

Eight Crazy Nights (animated; also known as Adam Sandler's "Eight Crazy Nights"), Columbia, 2002.

Anger Management, Columbia, 2003.

Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star (also known as Dickie Roberts: (Former) Child Star), Paramount, 2003.

50 First Dates, Columbia, 2004.

The Longest Yard, Paramount, 2005.

Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo, Columbia, 2005.

The Benchwarmers, Columbia, 2006.

Click, Columbia, 2006.

I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry, Universal, 2007.

Film Executive Producer:

Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo, Buena Vista, 1999.

The Animal, Columbia, 2001.

Joe Dirt (also known as The Adventures of Joe Dirt), Columbia, 2001.

The Master of Disguise, Columbia, 2002.

The Hot Chick, Buena Vista, 2002.

Grandma's Boy, Twentieth Century-Fox, 2006.

Reign Over Me, Columbia, 2007.

Strange Wilderness, Paramount, 2007.

Television Work; Series:

Assistant to Judd Apatow, The Ben Stiller Show, Fox, 1992-93, 1995-96.

Executive producer, Rules of Engagement, CBS, 2007.

Television Executive Producer; Movies:

The Mayor, 2003.

The Dana & Julia Show, 2004.

Gay Robert, 2006.

WRITINGS

Television Writing:

Special material writer, The Ben Stiller Show, Fox, 1992-93.

"ZOO TV," The Ben Stiller Show, Fox, 1995-96.