Patrick Durham is
an American writer, actor, producer, and
Launching his career with popular cult classics,
Patrick Durham quickly emerged as one of
Hollywood’s, top horror film producers.
Characterized by his film and casting choices,
he is recognized as “sure-bet” for distributors.
Producing a steady flow of horror films starting
with HOBOKEN HOLLOW, which boast legendary names
including Michael Madsen, C Thomas Howell, Dedee
Pfeiffer, Robert Carradine, Jason Connery and
the late Dennis Hopper
His second horror/thriller was TOOTH AND NAIL.
As always, Patrick included his close friends
and award-winning actors, Michael Madsen and
Robert Carradine. Then added horror-film
franchise actors from “Dawn of the Dead, Cabin
Fever, The Black Dahlia and The Midnight Meat
train which includes veteran actors Michael
Kelly, Rider Strong, Rachel Miner, and Vinnie
Tooth and Nail was distributed by Lions Gate and
After Dark Films in their “8 FILMS TO DIE FOR”
Tooth and Nail was also asked to be in the
“4-Time Oscar Winning Stan Winston’s” horror
film festival SCREAMFEST. It played to an
excited crowd at the world famous “Grauman's
Chinese Theater” on Hollywood Blvd.
Stepping into major studio films, Patrick and
his production partner Jonathan produced one of
Lions Gate’s flagship franchise films, CABIN
Being a huge fan
of Stephen King, Patrick produced a major
fan-favorite, in 2009. Warner Brother’s
“CREEPSHOW RAW” which stems from Stephen King’s
Soon after that,
Patrick teamed with legendary director Charlie
Picerni, and Hollywood royalty Frank Capra III,
in the film THE BLEEDING. Patrick executive
produced the film, which stars his favorite
actors, Michael Madsen and Vinnie Jones.
|In 2010, Patrick
produced THE KILLING JAR. Starring actors Michael Madsen,
Danny Trejo, Jake Busey, Harold Perrineau, Amber Benson, Lew
Temple, and Kevin Gage. The Killing Jar was released
theatrically across the United States.
Patrick has also produced comedies including STRIKE,
starring Tara Reid, Vinnie Jones and Robert Carradine.
Recently, he produced the popular comedy, THE PENTHOUSE
starring Rider Strong, Kaley Cuoco from the number one
television comedy “THE BIG BANG THEORY, and Hollywood
Royalty Luke Flynn, the grandson of Errol Flynn.
Patrick was one of four producers behind the highly
anticipated animated comedic film, BIG BUG MAN featuring the
voices of Brendan Fraser and Marlon Brando. It is Brando's
last known film performance.
Patrick’s dramas include, COSMIC RADIO, ARE YOU A SERIAL
KILLER, DON’T PASS ME BY, PLAY JAMES PLAY, WEDDING DAY,
REACHING FROM ABOVE, THE WICKED WITHIN, HEAVENS GRACE,
RACING WITH MOSES and ROAD TO THE OPEN.
Moving into action films in 2010, Patrick recently executive
produced the action film FOUR ASSASSINS starring Miguel
Ferrer and Will Yun Lee. This film won the Gold award for
best thriller at the 44th Annual WorldFest in Houston. It
premiered at the Cannes Film Festival later that year.
His action franchise CROSS is distributed by SONY and
available in all formats all over the world. It stars an
action packed cast of household names including Brian Austin
Green, Michael Clarke Duncan, Jake Busey, Tom Sizemore,
Robert Carradine, C Thomas Howell, Vinnie Jones, William
Zabka, Lori Heuring, Tim Abell, and Bart Johnson.
CROSS was the 41st most popular film in the world on
May 22, 2011 rated by the Internet-movie-database imdb.com
CROSS 2 is in pre-production now.