Though remembered best for producing the Academy Award-nominated 1962 film Mutiny on the Bounty, he also produced several other hit films, including The
During his college years at the University of Southern California, he was an All-American football offensive guard.
He ended his career after producing a 1974 made-for-TV movie titled Reflections of Murder.
He was born into a Jewish family in Brooklyn, New York City.
His most famous film, Mutiny on the Bounty, starred Hollywood legend Marlon Brando.