Arnold Shapiro Net Worth

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Arnold Shapiro Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Arnold Shapiro (born February 1, 1941) is an American television producer and writer.His best known work is the 1978 Oscar and Emmy-winning documentary, Scared Straight! His other productions include the CBS reality series, Rescue 911, hosted by William Shatner (1989–1996) and the CBS reality series, Big Brother (2001–2006); the ABC documentary series, Brat Camp (2005); the documentary, Scared Silent: Exposing & Ending Child Abuse, hosted by Oprah Winfrey (1992) which aired as a simulcast on CBS, NBC, PBS, followed by ABC—it holds the distinction of being the most watched non-news documentary special ever broadcast on American TV; and Break The Silence: Kids Against Child Abuse, hosted by Jane Seymour, which received the prestigious George Foster Peabody Award; Kids Killing Kids, hosted by Malcolm-Jamal Warner, an Emmy-winning docu-drama which aired simultaneously and commercial-free on CBS and Fox; and the Emmy-winning series of specials, The Teen Files, hosted by Leeza Gibbons.Shapiro sold his first show when he was 22, and since then has produced 31 series, four TV movies, and more than 90 documentaries and specials. Shapiro's most recent documentary series have been "Homeland Security USA" for ABC; "If You Really Knew Me" for MTV; and "Beyond Scared Straight" for A&E, currently in production on its third season of 26 new episodes. Arnold Shapiro Productions has produced programs for all the broadcast networks and 14 cable channels - from MTV to HBO. Shapiro is a native of Los Angeles and a graduate of UCLA.
IMDB Wikipedia

Date Of BirthFebruary 1, 1941
Place Of BirthLos Angeles, California, USA
ProfessionProducer, Miscellaneous Crew, Writer
Star SignAquarius


Iwo Jima: From Combat to Comrades2015TV Movie documentary executive producer
Beyond Scared Straight2011-2015TV Series executive producer - 68 episodes
I Forgive You2012TV Movie documentary executive producer
If You Really Knew Me2010TV Series executive producer - 12 episodes
Homeland Security USA2009TV Series documentary executive producer - 13 episodes
Blow Out2005-2006TV Series executive producer - 16 episodes
Big BrotherTV Series executive producer - 53 episodes, 2001 - 2006 senior producer - 1 episode, 2003
Situation: Comedy2005TV Series executive producer - 5 episodes
Brat Camp2005TV Series documentary executive producer - 7 episodes
Minding the Store2005TV Series executive producer - 3 episodes
The Road to Stardom with Missy Elliott2005TV Series executive producer - 8 episodes
The Family2003TV Series executive producer - 1 episode
DNA: Guilty or Innocent?2003TV Movie producer
Small Town Ecstasy2002TV Movie documentary executive producer
Dear Santa2002TV Movie documentary executive producer
Music Behind Bars2002TV Series documentary executive producer
Heroes of Iwo Jima2001TV Movie documentary executive producer
MSNBC Investigates2001TV Series documentary executive producer - 1 episode
Hidden Victims: Children of Domestic Violence2000TV Movie documentary executive producer
The Teen Files2000TV Series executive producer - 2 episodes
Scared Straight! 20 Years Later1999TV Movie documentary executive producer
Inside America's Military Academies1998TV Movie documentary executive producer
What's Right with America1997TV Movie executive producer
Heart of Fire1997TV Movie executive producer
American Bounty Hunter1996TV Movie executive producer
The Story of Santa Claus1996TV Movie executive producer
Rescue 9111989-1996TV Series documentary executive producer - 27 episodes
Uncommon Heroes1996TV Movie executive producer
CBS Schoolbreak SpecialTV Series executive producer - 1 episode, 1995 producer - 1 episode, 1986
Victory Over Violence1994TV Mini-Series documentary executive producer
Break the Silence: Kids Against Child Abuse1994TV Movie documentary executive producer
Best Wishes with Ringo Starr1993TV Special executive producer
The Man with Three Wives1993TV Movie executive producer
Secret Lives of Husband and Wives1992TV Movie executive producer
The American Dream Contest1990TV Movie executive producer
Goodnight Sweet Wife: A Murder in Boston1990TV Movie executive producer
See Dick and Jane... Lie, Cheat and Steal: Teaching Morality to Kids1989TV Movie documentary executive producer
The Trouble with Teachers1989TV Movie documentary executive producer
Liberace1988TV Movie supervising producer
Crimes of Violence1988TV Special documentary executive producer
Hiroshima Maiden1988TV Movie executive producer
Future Flight1987TV Movie executive producer
Scared Straight! 10 Years Later1987TV Movie documentary executive producer / producer
Samantha Smith Goes to Washington: Campaign '841984TV Movie producer
Wish Upon a Star1983TV Series producer - 1984
Scared Straight! Another Story1980TV Movie producer
Science Fiction Film Awards1978TV Movie documentary producer
Scared Straight!1978Documentary producer


Big Brother2007TV Series executive consultant - 16 episodes


Heroes of Iwo Jima2001TV Movie documentary
Scared Straight! 20 Years Later1999TV Movie documentary
Scared Silent: Ending and Exposing Child Abuse1992TV Movie documentary
Future Flight1987TV Movie creator
Scared Straight!1978Documentary writer


Scared Straight! 20 Years Later1999TV Movie documentary
Bad Dads1996TV Movie
Scared Straight!1978Documentary


Hollywood Defined2013TV Series shortHimself
The 31st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards1979TV SpecialHimself - Winner: Outstanding Informational Program & Nominee: Outstanding Individual Achievement - Informational Program

Won Awards

2014Banff Rockie AwardBanff Television FestivalBest in RealityBeyond Scared Straight (2011)
2012Career Achievement AwardInternational Documentary Association
2012Gold MedalNew York FestivalsTelevision - Regularly Scheduled Entertainment Program: Reality TVBeyond Scared Straight (2011)
2011CINE Golden EagleCINE CompetitionProfessional Telecast Non-Fiction Division: People & PlacesIf You Really Knew Me (2010)
2011Prism AwardPrism AwardsTV Unscripted Non-Fiction Series Episode or SpecialIf You Really Knew Me (2010)
2001Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Children's ProgramThe Teen Files (1998)
1999Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Children's ProgramThe Teen Files (1998)
1994Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Children's ProgramCBS Schoolbreak Special (1984)
1993Humanitas PrizeHumanitas PrizeDocumentaries - Special Awards CategoryScared Silent: Ending and Exposing Child Abuse (1992)
1979OscarAcademy Awards, USABest Documentary, FeaturesScared Straight! (1978)
1979Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Informational ProgramScared Straight! (1978)

Nominated Awards

2012Banff Rockie AwardBanff Television FestivalBest Youth Program: Non-FictionBeyond Scared Straight (2011)
1987Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Informational SpecialScared Straight! 10 Years Later (1987)
1984ACECableACE AwardsChildren's Programming SeriesWish Upon a Star (1983)
1984ACECableACE AwardsCurrent Affairs or Special Events Coverage SpecialSamantha Smith Goes to Washington: Campaign '84 (1984)
1984Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Technical Direction/Camerawork/Video for a SeriesJennifer Slept Here (1983)
1979Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Individual Achievement - Informational ProgramScared Straight! (1978)

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