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Who is Aaron Russo?
Aaron Russo was an American entertainment businessman, film producer and director, and political activist. He was best known for producing such movies as Trading Places, Wise Guys, and The Rose. Later in life, he created various Libertarian-leaning political documentaries including Mad as Hell and America: Freedom to Fascism. After a six-year battle with bladder cancer, Russo died on August 24, 2007.
- also known as 阿羅·拉索; Руссо, Аарон
- born on (72 years ago) in Brooklyn
- nationality: United States of America, Italy
- religion: Judaism
- profession: Politician, political activist, film producer, film director, businessperson, theatrical producer
- member of musical group Cold War Spies
- Domestic partnership with Heidi Gregg until
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- died on (8 years ago) in Los Angeles of bladder cancer, cancer
- filmography: "America: Freedom to Fascism"
- film written: America: Freedom to Fascism
- films produced:
- films directed:
- some of the nominations and awards:
- nominated to Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Special - "Bette Midler: Ol' Red Hair Is Back", with Bette Midler, Gary Smith, Dwight Hemion
- Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Special - "Bette Midler: Ol' Red Hair Is Back", with Dwight Hemion, Gary Smith, Bette Midler
- nominated to Golden Globe Award for Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy - "The Rose"
- nominated to Golden Globe Award for Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy - "Trading Places"
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DIRECTED BY JOHN LANDS PARAMOUNT PICTURES PRESENTS AN AARON RUSSO PRODUCTION. A LANDS/FOLSEY FILM DAN AWKROYD. EDDIE MURPHY."TRADING PLACES".
by Vincent Terrace
Hostess Bette Midler Guest: Dustin Hoffman, Emmett Kelly Executive producer: Aaron Russo Producer: Gary Smith, Dwight Hemion Director: Dwight Hemion Writer: Buz Kohan, Jerry Blatt, Pat McCormick, Rod Warren, Bette Midler NBC 60 ...
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