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Gale Anne Hurd is an executive producer in both AMC's The Walking Dead and Fear The Walking Dead.

Biography

Hurd was born in Los Angeles, California, the daughter of Lolita (née Espiau) and Frank E. Hurd, an investor. Her father was Jewish and her mother was Roman Catholic. She grew up in Palm Springs, California, and graduated from Stanford University with a B.A. in Economics and Communications, in 1977.

She joined New World Pictures as executive assistant to Roger Corman, the company president. She worked her way up through various administrative positions and eventually became involved in production. She formed her own production company, Pacific Western Productions, in 1982 and went on to produce a number of box-office hits including The Terminator (1984), Aliens (1986), and The Abyss (1989). She later married Brian De Palma. In 1998, she was awarded the Women in Film Crystal Award for outstanding women who, through their endurance and the excellence of their work, have helped to expand the role of women within the entertainment industry.

In 2003, she was awarded the Telluride Tech Festival Award of Technology at Telluride, Colorado, along with Sir Arthur C. Clarke.

Hurd was married to James Cameron from 1985 to 1989. She has one daughter from her marriage to director Brian De Palma. She is an avid supporter of Arsenal FC. Gale's daughter, Lolita de Palma, was born 1991.

On October 3rd, 2012, Gale received a "Hollywood Walk of Fame Star" for her outstanding work on many programs and movies, including The Walking Dead. Many cast members from The Walking Dead attended the ceremony, including Andrew Lincoln, Norman Reedus, Sarah Wayne Callies, Danai Gurira, Lauren Cohan, David Morrissey, IronE Singleton, Scott Wilson, Steven Yeun, Michael Rooker, and Laurie Holden. [1]

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Crew (TV Series)
Showrunners Frank Darabont (1) • Glen Mazzara (2-3) • Scott Gimple (4-8) • Angela Kang (9-10)
Directors Alrick Riley (6-7) • Avi Youabian (6) • Billy Gierhart (2-3, 5-6) • Bronwen Hughes (10) • Clark Johnson (2) • Daisy Mayer (9-10) • Dan Attias (3) • Dan Liu (8-10) • Daniel Sackheim (3-4) • Darnell Martin (7) • David Boyd (2-10) • Ernest Dickerson (1-5) • Frank Darabont (1) • Gregory Nicotero (2-10) • Guy Ferland (1-4) • Gwyneth Horder-Payton (1-2) • Jeffrey January (5-8) • Jennifer Lynch (5-6) • Jeremy Podeswa (4) • Johan Renck (1) • John Dahl (10) • John Polson (8) • Julius Ramsay (4-5) • Kari Skogland (6-7) • Larry Teng (8-9) • Larysa Kondracki (5) • Laura Belsey (9-10) • Lesli Linka Glatter (3) • Liesl Tommy (9) • Meera Menon (9) • Michael Cudlitz (9-10) • Michael Satrazemis (4-10) • Michael Slovis (6-8) • Michael Uppendahl (4) • Michelle MacLaren (1-2, 4) • Millicent Shelton (9) • Phil Abraham (2) • Rosemary Rodriguez (7-9) • Seith Mann (3-5) • Stefan Schwartz (3) • Stephen Williams (6) • Tricia Brock (3-4)
Writers Adam Fierro (1) • Angela Kang (2-10) • Channing Powell (4-9) • Charles H. Eglee (1) • Corey Reed (5-10) • Curtis Gwinn (4) • David Leslie Johnson (2, 7-9) • Eddie Guzelian (8-9) • Eli Jorne (10) • Evan T. Reilly (2-3) • Frank Darabont (1-2) • Frank Renzulli (3) • Geraldine Inoa (9-10) • Glen Mazzara (1-3) • Heather Bellson (5-6) • Jack LoGiudice (1) • Jim Barnes (10) • Julia Ruchman (10) • Kevin Deiboldt (10) • LaToya Morgan (9) • Matt Negrete (4-9) • Nichole Beattie (3-4) • Nicole Mirante-Matthews (10) • Robert Kirkman (1-5) • Ryan C. Coleman (3) • Sang Kyu Kim (3) • Scott Gimple (2-9) • Seth Hoffman (4-6) • Vivian Tse (9)
Producers Adam Fierro (1) • Angela Kang (3-10) • Caleb Womble (4-9) • Channing Powell (4-9) • Charles H. Eglee (1) • Corey Reed (5-10) • Curtis Gwinn (4) • David Alpert (1-10) • Denise Huth (1-10) • Eli Jorne (10) • Evan T. Reilly (2-3) • Frank Darabont (1) • Gale Anne Hurd (1-10) • Geraldine Inoa (9-10) • Glen Mazzara (1-3) • Gregory Nicotero (1-10) • Heather Bellson (5-6) • Jack LoGiudice (1) • Jim Barnes (10) • Joe Incaprera (10) • Jolly Dale (3-6) • Julia Ruchman (10) • Kenneth Requa (3-5) • Kevin Deiboldt (10) • Matt Negrete (4-9) • Nichole Beattie (3-4) • Nicole Mirante-Matthews (10) • Paul Gadd (2-6) • Robert Kirkman (1-10) • Sang Kyu Kim (3) • Scott Gimple (2-10) • Seth Hoffman (4-6) • Skip Schoolnik (1) • Tom Luse (2-9)


Crew (Fear)
Showrunners Dave Erickson (1-3) • Andrew Chambliss (4-6) • Ian Goldberg (4-6)
Directors Adam Davidson (1-2) • Alex Garcia Lopez (3) • Alrick Riley (3) • Andrew Bernstein (2-3) • Christoph Schrewe (2) • Colman Domingo (4-5) • Courtney Hunt (3) • Craig Zisk (2) • Daisy Mayer (4-5) • Dan Liu (4-5) • Daniel Sackheim (2) • Daniel Stamm (3) • David Barrett (4-5) • Deborah Chow (2-3) • Gerardo Naranjo (2) • Jeremy Webb (3) • Jessica Lowrey (5) • John Polson (4) • Josef Wladyka (3) • Kari Skogland (1) • Kate Dennis (2) • K.C. Colwell (5) • Lou Diamond Phillips (4) • Magnus Martens (4) • Marta Cunningham (5) • Meera Menon (3) • Michael McDonough (2) • Michael Satrazemis (4-5) • Michael Uppendahl (2) • Paco Cabezas (3) • Ron Underwood (5) • Sarah Boyd (4) • Sharat Raju (4-5) • Stefan Schwartz (1-3) • Sydney Freeland (5) • Tara Nicole Weyr (4-5) • Uta Briesewitz (2)
Writers Alan Page (2-3) • Alex Delyle (4-5) • Andrew Chambliss (4-6) • Anna Fishko (4) • Ashley Cardiff (5) • Brett C. Leonard (2) • Brian Buckner (2) • Carla Ching (2) • Dave Erickson (1-3) • David Leslie Johnson (5) • David Wiener (1-2) • Ian Goldberg (4-6) • Jack LoGiudice (1) • Jami O'Brien (3) • Kalinda Vasquez (4) • Kate Barnow (2) • Kate Erickson (2) • Lauren Signorino (2-3) • Mallory Westfall (5) • Marco Ramirez (1) • Mark Richard (3) • Meaghan Oppenheimer (1) • Melissa Scrivner-Love (4) • Michael Alaimo (5) • Mike Zunic (3) • Nick Bernadone (5) • Richard Naing (4-5) • Robert Kirkman (1) • Ryan Scott (3) • Samir Mehta (5) • Scott Gimple (4) • Shintaro Shimosawa (4) • Suzanne Heathcote (3) • Wes Brown (3)
Producers Alan Page (2-3) • Andrew Bernstein (2-3) • Andrew Chambliss (4-6) • Brett C. Leonard (2) • Brian Buckner (2) • Dave Erickson (1-3) • David Alpert (1-5) • David Wiener (1-2) • Gale Anne Hurd (1-5) • Gregory Nicotero (1-5) • Ian Goldberg (4-6) • Jack LoGiudice (1) • Kate Barnow (2) • Marco Ramirez (1) • Michael Satrazemis (4-5) • Robert Kirkman (1-5) • Scott Gimple (4-5) • Shintaro Shimosawa (4)



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