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Jerry Weintraub

Jerry Weintraub (executive producer), subject of the HBO documentary "His Way" and the bestselling autobiography "When I Stop Talking, You'll Know I'm Dead," has been a staple in show business for more than five decades. Weintraub began his career as a concert promoter, working with the likes of Elvis Presley, Frank Sinatra, Led Zeppelin, Bob Dylan, Neil Diamond and John Denver. He received Primetime Emmy(r) nominations five years in a row, from 1974 to 1978 for the music specials "The John Denver Show," "An Evening with John Denver," "Rocky Mountain Christmas," "Neil Diamond: Love at the Greek" and "Neil Diamond: I'm Glad You're Here with Me Tonight," winning for 1974's "An Evening with John Denver."

Weintraub reunites with Steven Soderbergh and Matt Damon, the director and star of his hit film series, "Ocean's Eleven," Ocean's Twelve" and "Ocean's Thirteen," for BEHIND THE CANDELABRA. His producing credits also include the "Karate Kid" trilogy, "Nancy Drew," "The Independent," "The Soldier," "The Avengers," "Vegas Vacation," "The Specialist," "The Next Karate Kid," "Pure Country," "My Stepmother Is an Alien," "Happy New Year," "Diner," "All Night Long," "Cruising," "Oh, God!," "September 30, 1955" and "Nashville." His TV credits include the HBO documentary "41," plus "The Cowboy and the Ballerina," "The Karate Kid," "Rocky Mountain Holiday with John Denver and the Muppets," "John Denver: The Higher We Fly," "John Denver: Music and the Mountains," "The Carpenters: Music, Music, Music," "Rocky Mountain Reunion," "Dorothy Hamill Presents Winners," "The Dorothy Hamill Special," "Father O Father," "John Denver and Friend" and "Frank Sinatra: The Main Event."

Behind the Candelabra

HBO Films

Jerry Weintraub