David Ellison

Writer, Producer, Executive producer

Born: Santa Clara County, California, U.S.


David Ellison is an American film producer and CEO of Skydance Productions. Ellison is the CEO and founder of Skydance Productions. In 2010, Skydance raised $350 million to co-finance and co-produce movies with Paramount Pictures. He produced the 2015 film, Terminator Genisys. He will produce, with his Skydance Productions, a film adaptation of the Dark Horse comic The Strange Case of Hyde. Ellison was named to Variety's Dealmaker list for 2010 and the Forbes 30 Under 30 list in 2011. As an actor, Ellison has performed in the films Flyboys, Little Fish, Strange Pond and Hole in One. In 2014, Ellison launched a new line of men's clothing, called the "LANAI Collection.