Hargett, Hester

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Hargett, Hester

(Hester Hargett-Aupetit)


Born in Los Angeles, CA. Education: University of Southern California, B.F.A., masters, film producing.


Producer and unit production manager. De Laurentiis Entertainment Group, employee; Raffaella Productions, executive vice president and coproducer.


Film Work:

Production assistant, Dune, Universal, 1984.

Executive assistant to producers, Tai-Pan, De Laurentiis Company, 1986.

Associate producer, Prancer, Orion, 1989.

Associate producer, Timebomb, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1991.

Associate producer and second assistant director, Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story, Universal, 1993.

Line producer, Trading Mom (also known as The Mommy Market), 1994.

Coproducer and second assistant director, Dragonheart, Universal, 1996.

Coproducer, Daylight, Universal, 1996.

Coproducer, Kull the Conqueror, MCA/Universal, 1997.

Coproducer and unit production manager, Black Dog, MCA/Universal, 1998.

Executive producer, Dragonheart: A New Beginning, Universal Home Entertainment, 2000.

Coproducer and unit production manager, Kingdom Come, Fox Searchlight, 2001.

(As Hester Hargett-Aupetit) Coproducer, Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow, Paramount, 2004.

Line producer, The Last Legion (also known as La derniere legion), Weinstein Company, 2007.

Line producer and unit production manager, The Forbidden Kingdom, Weinstein Company, 2008.

Film Appearances:

FBI technician, Black Dog, MCA/Universal, 1998.

Television Work; Miniseries:

Coproducer and unit production manager, Uprising, NBC, 1992.

Television Work; Movies:

Associate producer, Vanishing Son, syndicated, 1994.

Associate producer, Vanishing Son II, syndicated, 1994.

Associate producer, Vanishing Son III, syndicated, 1994.

Delegate producer, Vanishing Son IV, syndicated, 1994.

Unit production manager, Uprising, 2001.

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