Mark Radcliffe

MARK RADCLIFFE (producer) continues his long association with director Chris Columbus and 1492 Pictures, which dates back to 1988. He Produced "Pixels", "The Young Messiah", "Mrs. Doubtfire", "Stepmom", "Rent," "Bicentennial Man", "Nine Months", "Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief"," I Love you, Beth Cooper", "Christmas with the Kranks", "Jingle All the Way", and "Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb". He also produced the third installment in the "Potter" franchise, "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban," directed by Alfonso Cuarón (sharing a BAFTA Award as Best Children's Film and a second nomination as Best British Film). Radcliffe also shared awards for the People's Choice Award and the Golden Globe for Producing Mrs. Doubtfire.

Radcliffe served as executive producer on the Oscar-nominated hit "The Help", and the first two of the Harry Potter movies "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" and "Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets". Working together in their 1492 Pictures production entity, Radcliffe also served as Executive Producer on "Night at the Museum" and "Night at the Museum: Battle for the Smithsonian", Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters", " Fantastic Four" and the sequel, "Fantastic 4: Rise of the Silver Surfer". His producing duties began on three early Columbus triumphs -- "Home Alone" (on which he doubled as assistant director and associate producer), "Only the Lonely" (as co-producer and assistant director), and "Home Alone 2: Lost in New York" (executive producer).

A native of Tulsa, Oklahoma, Radcliffe began his film career as assistant director on the Francis Ford Coppola production "The Escape Artist," reteaming with Coppola on "Rumble Fish" and "Peggy Sue Got Married." Other assistant director credits include John Hughes' "Planes, Trains and Automobiles," and "She's Having a Baby", Jerry Zucker's Oscar®-nominated 1990 hit, "Ghost," Donald Petrie's "Mystic Pizza" and Paul Schrader's "Light of Day." He also served as production manager on the 1979 film "Rock 'n' Roll High School."