Brad Grey, American producer, Died at 59

Brad Alan Grey was born on December 29, 1957, in the Bronx, New York and died on May 14, 2017.

He was an American television and film producer.

Grey co-founded the Brillstein-Grey Entertainment agency, and after that, he became the chairman and CEO of Paramount Pictures, a position he held from 2005 until 2017.

He graduated from the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Management.

With Grey’s leadership, Paramount finished No. 1 in global market share in 2011 and No. 2 domestically in 2008, 2009 and 2010 despite releasing significantly fewer films than its competitors.

Brad also produced eight out of Paramount’s 10 top-grossing pictures of all time after having succeeded Sherry Lansing in 2005.

He died due to cancer

Brad Grey passed away at 59 years old.