Russell Simmons

Actor · Executive Producer · Producer
IVA Star Rating : 62
Russell Wendell Simmons is an American entrepreneur, record executive, writer, and film producer. He is chairman and CEO of Rush Communications, co-founded the hip-hop music label Def Jam Recordings, and created the clothing fashion lines Phat Farm, Argyleculture, and Tantris. Simmons' net worth was estimated at $340 million in 2011.

Russell Wendell Simmons is an American entrepreneur, record executive, writer, and film producer. He is chairman and CEO of Rush Communications, co-founded the hip-hop music label Def Jam Recordings, and created the clothing fashion lines Phat Farm, Argyleculture, and Tantris. Simmons' net worth was estimated at $340 million in 2011.

Born

Friday, 04 October 1957

Actor Filmography

Hip Hop Uncovered (archive footage) 2021
On the Record Self 2020
Beastie Boys Story Self 2020
Undateable John Suicide Hotline Operator 2019
#NoJoke Self 2019
A Fatherless America Self 2019
ReMastered: Who Killed Jam Master Jay? Himself 2018
The '80s Greatest (archive footage) 2018
G-Funk Himself 2018
Survivors Guide To Prison Himself / Self 2018
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Hip Hop Uncovered (archive footage) 2021
On the Record Self 2020
Beastie Boys Story Self 2020
Undateable John Suicide Hotline Operator 2019
#NoJoke Self 2019
A Fatherless America Self 2019
ReMastered: Who Killed Jam Master Jay? Himself 2018
The '80s Greatest (archive footage) 2018
G-Funk Himself 2018
Survivors Guide To Prison Himself / Self 2018
Dirty Money Himself 2018
Def Comedy Jam 25 Himself 2017
Can't Stop, Won't Stop: A Bad Boy Story Himself 2017
Feel Rich: Health Is The New Wealth Himself 2017
Hip-Hop Evolution Himself 2016
On Meditation Himself / Self 2016
Vegan: Everyday Stories Himself 2016
Norman Lear: Just Another Version Of You Himself 2016
Stevie J & Joseline Go Hollywood Himself 2016
Donny! Russell Simmons 2015
Hollywood Today Live Himself 2015
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Self - Surprise Appearance 2015
Unity Narrator (voice) 2015
The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore Himself - Panelist 2015
Dr. Mona Vand: The Modern Pharmacist Himself 2014
K.Michelle: My Life Himself 2014
Awake: The Life of Yogananda Himself / Self 2014
Rock Legends Himself (archive footage) 2014
Unsung Hollywood Self 2014
The Big Interview with Dan Rather Self 2013
The Muslims Are Coming! Himself 2013
The Arsenio Hall Show Himself - Guest 2013
The Real Self 2013
The '80s: The Decade That Made Us Himself 2013
Real Husbands of Hollywood Himself, Russell Simmons 2013
The Men Who Built America Himself - Co-Founder, Def Jam 2012
Home & Family Self - Guest 2012
Yoga Is: A Transformational Journey Himself 2012
Chrissy & Mr. Jones Himself 2012
How To Make Money Selling Drugs Himself 2012
Larry King Now Himself - Guest 2012
Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta Self 2012
PoliticKING with Larry King Self - Guest 2012
Bethenny Himself 2012
Change Begins Within Himself 2012
The Tents Himself 2012
America's Book of Secrets Himself 2012
CBS This Morning Himself - Author, The Happy Vegan, Himself - Guest 1992
The Chew Himself - Author, The Happy Vegan 2011
GGN: Snoop Dogg's Double G News Network Self 2011
Big Morning Buzz Live Himself 2011
All About Aubrey Himself 2011
Jump Start Live Himself 2011
Running Russell Simmons Himself 2010
Music Himself 2010
Hope for Haiti Now: A Global Benefit for Earthquake Relief Himself 2010
Talk Stoop Himself 2009
30 for 30 Himself 2009
The Brian McKnight Show Himself - Guest 2009
The Dr. Oz Show Self 2009
This Is Jim Jones Himself 2009
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Himself - Guest 2009
Shooting Star(s): The Rise of Hip Hop Photographer Johnny Nunez Himself 2009
Unsung Self 2008
The Black List: Volume One Himself 2008
2 Turntables and a Microphone Himself 2008
The Wendy Williams Show Self - Guest, Self 2008
The Real Housewives of New York City Self 2008
In Prison My Whole Life Himself / Self 2008
What Perez Sez Himself 2007
The Morning Show with Mike & Juliet Himself - Guest 2007
Black and Blue: Legends of the Hip-Hop Cop Himself 2006
Behind the Label Himself 2006
The Drug Years Himself 2006
The Hip Hop Project Self 2006
The N Word Himself 2006
Lockdown, USA Himself 2006
Hip-Hop: Beyond Beats & Rhymes Himself 2006
Rap Sheet: Hip-Hop and the Cops Himself 2006
The Colbert Report Himself 2005
Run's House Himself, Uncle Russell 2005
It's the Shoes 2005
Death Of A Dynasty 2005
Fashion News Live Himself 2004
And You Don't Stop: 30 Years of Hip-Hop Himself 2004
The L Word Himself 2004
The Apprentice Himself, Himself - Customer, Himself - Pizza Customer 2004
Beef Himself - President, Def Jam Records 2003
Punk'd Himself 2003
Real Time with Bill Maher Self - Guest 2003
Jimmy Kimmel Live! Himself - Guest 2003
Chappelle's Show Self - Guest 2003
American Rap Stars Himself 2002
Brown Sugar Himself 2002
The Wayne Brady Show Himself - Guest 2002
Def Poetry Himself 2002
It's Black Entertainment Himself 2002
Driven Himself 2002
VH1 Presents the 80's Himself 2001
Tupac Shakur: Before I Wake... Himself 2001
Half Past Autumn: The Life and Works of Gordon Parks Himself 2000
Journeys in Black Himself 2000
60 Minutes Wednesday Himself 1999
Butter Celebrity Guest #2 1998
Behind the Music Himself 1997
The Daily Show Self 1996
E! True Hollywood Story Himself 1996
Moesha Himself 1996
Lauren Hutton and... Himself - Guest 1995
The Show Himself 1995
Rock & Roll Himself 1995
Extra with Billy Bush Self 1994
Dennis Miller Live Himself - Guest 1994
WWE Raw Himself 1993
Def Comedy Jam Self 1992
House of Style Himself 1989
Tougher Than Leather Self 1988
American Masters Self 1986
Big Fun in the Big Town Himself 1986
Krush Groove Crocket 1985
Entertainment Tonight Himself (archive footage) 1981

Producer Filmography

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