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Jessie Nelson is an American producer and writer, known for her work on I Am Sam (2001), Stepmom (1998), Corrina, Corrina (1994), and The Story of us (1999). She is married to film and television series director Bryan Gordon and their daughter is actress Molly Gordon. Jessie and Molly have worked on many movies together. See full bio »

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I Am Sam Producer
Corrina, Corrina Producer


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  Little Voice (TV Series) (executive producer - 9 episodes) (filming)
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 2015 Love the Coopers (producer)
 2015 Danny Collins (producer)
 2007 Fred Claus (producer)
 2007 Because I Said So (producer)
 2001 I Am Sam (producer)
 1999 The Story of Us (producer)
 1994 Corrina, Corrina (producer)
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(2015 to 2016 season) He was writer for the musical, "Waitress," at the American Repertory Theatre in Cambridge, Massachusetts with Jessie Mueller in the cast. Sara Bareilles was composer and lyricist. Diane Paulus was artistic director and director.


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Directed one Oscar-nominated performance, Sean Penn in I Am Sam (2001).

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