Kathleen Kennedy

Kathleen Kennedy is the president of Lucasfilm, the latest post in a stellar movie career that began in 1979 when, while working on 1941 as assistant to Executive Producer John Milius, she came to the attention of director Steven Spielberg and one of the most successful partnerships in cinema was formed.

Raiders of the Lost Ark (associate to Steven Spielberg, 1981)
Poltergeist (associate producer, 1982)
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (producer, 1982)
Creepshow (associate producer, segment: “The Crate”, 1982)
Twilight Zone: The Movie (associate producer, segment 2, 1983)
Gremlins (executive producer, 1984)
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (associate producer, 1984)
The Color Purple (producer, 1985)
Young Sherlock Holmes (executive producer, 1985)
Back to the Future (executive producer, 1985)
The Goonies (executive producer, 1985)
Fandango (executive producer, 1985)
An American Tail (executive producer, 1986)
The Money Pit (producer, 1986)
*batteries not included (executive producer, 1987)
Empire of the Sun (producer, 1987)
Innerspace (co-executive producer, 1987)
The China Odyssey: ‘Empire of the Sun’, a Film by Steven Spielberg (associate producer, 1987)
The Land Before Time (co-executive producer, 1988)
Who Framed Roger Rabbit (executive producer, 1988)
Always (producer, 1989)
Back to the Future Part II (executive producer, 1989)
Dad (executive producer, 1989)
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (associate producer, 1989)
Tummy Trouble (executive producer, 1989)
Arachnophobia (producer, 1990)
Gremlins 2: The New Batch (executive producer, 1990)
Roller Coaster Rabbit (executive producer, 1990)
Back to the Future Part III (executive producer, 1990)
Joe Versus the Volcano (executive producer, 1990)
Hook (producer, 1991)
An American Tail: Fievel Goes West (executive producer, 1991)
Cape Fear (executive producer, 1991)
A Brief History of Time (uncredited executive producer, 1991)
A Wish for Wings That Work (executive producer, TV, 1991)
Noises Off (executive producer, 1992)
Schindler’s List (executive producer, 1993)
We’re Back! A Dinosaur’s Story (executive producer, 1993)
A Dangerous Woman (executive producer, 1993)
Jurassic Park (producer, 1993)
A Far Off Place (executive producer, 1993)
Trail Mix-Up (executive producer, 1993)
Alive (producer, 1993)
Milk Money (producer, 1994)
The Flintstones (executive producer, 1994)
Balto (executive producer, 1995)
The Indian in the Cupboard (producer, 1995)
Congo (producer, 1995)
The Bridges of Madison County (producer, 1995)
Twister (producer, 1996)
The Best of Roger Rabbit (executive producer, 1996)
The Lost World: Jurassic Park (executive producer, 1997)
A Map of the World (producer, 1999)
Snow Falling on Cedars (producer, 1999)
The Sixth Sense (producer, 1999)
Olympic Glory (executive producer, 1999)
Jurassic Park III (producer, 2001)
A.I. Artificial Intelligence (producer, 2001)
The Sports Pages (executive producer, TV, 2001)
Signs (executive producer, 2002)
The Young Black Stallion (executive producer, 2003)
Seabiscuit (producer, 2003)
Munich (producer, 2005)
War of the Worlds (producer, 2005)
Persepolis (executive producer, 2007)
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (producer, 2007)
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (producer, 2008)
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (executive producer, 2008)
Ponyo (U.S. version co-producer, 2009)
The Last Airbender (executive producer, 2010)
Hereafter (co-producer with Clint Eastwood, Robert Lorenz & Steven Spielberg, 2010)
The Adventures of Tintin (producer, 2011)
War Horse (producer, 2011)
The Secret World of Arrietty (U.S. version executive producer, 2012)
Lincoln (producer, 2012)
Star Wars: The Force Awakens (producer, 2015)
The BFG (executive producer, 2016)
The Girl on the Train (uncredited executive producer, 2016)
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (producer, 2016)
Star Wars: The Last Jedi (producer, 2017)
Solo: A Star Wars Story (producer, 2018)
The Mandalorian (producer, 2019)
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (producer, 2019)
Indiana Jones 5 (producer, 2022)

In 1981, she co-founded Amblin Entertainment with Steven Spielberg and her future husband Frank Marshall and in 1992 co-founded The Kennedy/Marshall Company with Marshall. On 30th October 2012 she became president of Lucasfilm.

She received the Irving G. Thalberg Award from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in 2018.

Her films have amassed 8 Academy Award nominations with over $11 billion at the worldwide box office and is third only to Kevin Feige and Steven Spielberg in domestic box office receipts, with over $7 billion.

On Saturday 13th April 2019 Kathleen became our very first Honorary Fantha Tracker.

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