About Philippe Martinez
Philippe Martinez, Film Producer, Writer and Director, began his career as President of the famous Odeon Theater in Marseilles, one of the largest playhouses in Europe. At the age of 22 he began producing feature films in the United States. Since 1999, he has produced almost 70 films, 15 of which he directed.
Martinez is the driving force behind the MSR group of companies, unifying experience in production and distribution with a keen understanding of macroeconomic principles.
Professional Highlights include: Wake of Death (Jean Claude Van Damme), Modigliani (Andy Garcia and Elsa Zylberstein), Land of the Blind (Ralph Fiennes, Donald Sutherland), The Groomsmen (Ed Burns), I Could Never Be Your Woman (Paul Rudd, Michelle Pfeiffer), The Flock (Richard Gere and Claire Danes), VIKTOR (Gerard Depardieu/Elizabeth Hurley), Father Christmas is Back (Elizabeth Hurley, John Cleese, Kelsey Grammer, Nathalie Cox), A Week in Paradise (Malin Ackerman, Connie Nielsen, Philip Winchester), Christmas in the Caribbean (Elizabeth Hurley, Caroline Quentin, Nathalie Cox and Edoardo Costa), Christmas in Paradise (Kelsey Grammer, Elizabeth Hurley, Billy Ray Cyrus and Nathalie Cox) and, most recently, Black Noise (Alex Pettyfer). Philippe is a graduate of The National Academy of Dramatic Art in Marseille.