Awards & Winners

Robert Newmyer

Date of Birth 30-May-1956
Place of Birth Washington, D.C.
(United States of America, United States, with Territories, Contiguous United States, Area code 202)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Robert F. Newmyer, Bobby Newmyer, Robert Frederick Newmyer, Robert Newmeyer, Robert Frederick Newmyer
Profession Film Producer
Robert F. Newmyer was a producer of numerous films, both commercial and independent. On December 12, 2005, Newmyer died at the age of 49 in Toronto, Ontario from a heart attack while working out at a gym. He was in the city on an upcoming film shoot. Bobby Newmyer, 49, an independent producer who took a chance on a low-budget script that became the critically acclaimed and commercially successful "Sex, Lies and Videotape," died December 12 in Toronto, where he was for the filming of "Santa Clause 3," the sequel to the popular holiday comedies he produced starring Tim Allen. Mr. Newmyer, a lifelong asthma sufferer, had a heart attack while working out in a health club, said his mother, Virginia "Ginger" Newmyer. He died in an ambulance on the way to Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto. Among nearly 30 movies produced by his company, Outlaw Productions, in addition to "Sex, Lies and Videotape", were "Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead", "The Santa Clause", "Don Juan DeMarco", "Training Day", "The Santa Clause 2" and "The Thing About My Folks". Denzel Washington won a best actor Oscar for his role in "Training Day."

Awards by Robert Newmyer

Check all the awards nominated and won by Robert Newmyer.


Independent Spirit Award for Best Feature
Honored for : Sex, Lies, and Videotape

Nominations 1990 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Independent Spirit Award for Best Feature Sex, Lies, and Videotape