Known for movies
The Expendables (2010)
Olympus Has Fallen (2013)
The Expendables 3 (2014)
as Producer Short Info
Date Of Birth April 24, 1949
John W. Thompson is an American businessman and software executive. He is the current CEO of Virtual Instruments and the former CEO of Symantec. He was also the chairman of Microsoft from February 2014 to September 2016.
Thompson was born in San Francisco, California, on April 27, 1954. His father was an electrical engineer and his mother was a homemaker. He has two brothers and one sister. He attended Catholic schools in San Francisco and graduated from St. Ignatius College Preparatory in 1972. He then earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Santa Clara University in 1976.
Thompson began his career at IBM in sales and marketing. He then joined Symantec in 1989 as vice president of sales and marketing. He was promoted to president and CEO in 1999. He served in that role until he stepped down in 2009.
In February 2014, Thompson was appointed chairman of Microsoft, replacing Bill Gates who took on a new role as technology advisor. Thompson served as chairman until September 2016 when he was succeeded by Satya Nadella.
Thompson is a member of the National Academy of Engineering and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. He has also received honorary doctorates from Santa Clara University, Pepperdine University, and Howard University.
Thompson has an estimated net worth of $70 million. He earned a salary of $1.6 million as CEO of Symantec and $13 million as chairman of Microsoft. He also received stock awards valued at $21 million from Microsoft.
Thompson is divorced and has three children.
Full Name John W. Thompson Date Of Birth April 24, 1949 Profession Businessperson Education MIT Sloan School of Management, Florida A&M University Nationality American Accomplishments
Awards The BET Honors Technology and Business Award Social profile links Movies Producer
Title Year Status Character Angel Has Fallen 2018 producer announced The Hitman's Bodyguard 2017 producer post-production Unchained 2017/II executive producer filming Hunter Killer producer filming Kane & Lynch producer announced Leatherface executive producer completed Scarpa producer announced Mechanic: Resurrection 2016 producer Criminal 2016 executive producer London Has Fallen 2016 producer Survivor 2015/I executive producer The Expendables 3 2014 producer The Legend of Hercules 2014 executive producer Homefront 2013/I producer Ninja: Shadow of a Tear 2013 executive producer Killing Season 2013 producer The Big Wedding 2013 executive producer Olympus Has Fallen 2013 executive producer Lovelace 2013 executive producer Straight A's 2013 executive producer Texas Chainsaw 3D 2013 executive producer Playing for Keeps 2012 producer Stolen 2012 executive producer The Expendables 2 2012 producer - uncredited The Paperboy 2012 executive producer Trespass 2011 executive producer Elephant White 2011 executive producer The Son of No One 2011 producer The Mechanic 2011 executive producer - uncredited Trust 2010/I executive producer The Expendables 2010 producer Mi ricordo Anna Frank 2009 TV Movie executive producer All's Faire in Love 2009 associate producer / co-executive producer Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans 2009 producer Streets of Blood 2009 Video producer Brooklyn's Finest 2009 producer My Mom's New Boyfriend 2008 executive producer Hero Wanted 2008 executive producer Rambo 2008 producer Blonde Ambition 2007 executive producer When Nietzsche Wept 2007 executive producer Until Death 2007 executive producer 88 Minutes 2007 co-producer Attack of the Gryphon 2007 executive producer King of California 2007 executive producer Home of the Brave 2006 executive producer The Final Inquiry 2006 executive producer Wicked Little Things 2006 executive producer The Wicker Man 2006 producer The Black Dahlia 2006 executive producer Lonely Hearts 2006 executive producer Undisputed 2: Last Man Standing 2006 executive producer 16 Blocks 2006 producer Hammerhead 2005 TV Movie executive producer The Snake King 2005 TV Movie executive producer Edison 2005 producer Mansquito 2005 TV Movie executive producer Loverboy 2005 executive producer Control 2004 executive producer Shadow of Fear 2004 producer Belly of the Beast 2003 Video executive producer Blind Horizon 2003 executive producer Out for a Kill 2003 Video producer In Hell 2003 producer Try Seventeen 2002 executive producer Undisputed 2002 executive producer Hard Cash 2002 producer The Order 2001 producer Prozac Nation 2001 executive producer Replicant 2001 producer Nobody's Baby 2001 producer For the Cause 2000 executive producer How to Kill Your Neighbor's Dog 2000 co-executive producer Forever Lulu 2000 producer Takedown 2000 producer The 4th Floor 1999 producer The Big Brass Ring 1999 executive producer Guinevere 1999 executive producer Outside Ozona 1998 executive producer No Code of Conduct 1998 co-producer October 22 1998 co-executive producer Some Girl 1998 executive producer Shadrach 1998 producer Looking for Lola 1997 producer Redline 1997 line producer Twin Sitters 1994 executive producer The Comfort of Strangers 1990 associate producer Haunted Summer 1988 associate producer Dancers 1987 associate producer The Barbarians 1987 executive producer Otello 1986 executive producer Detective School Dropouts 1986 associate producer Salome 1986 associate producer Camorra (A Story of Streets, Women and Crime) 1985 associate producer The Berlin Affair 1985 associate producer The Assisi Underground 1985 associate producer The Adventures of Hercules II 1985 executive producer Hercules 1983 executive producer X-Ray 1981 associate producer - as John D. Thompson Shadows and Light 1980 Video documentary production Assistant Director
Title Year Status Character Human Highway 1982 assistant director Homework 1982 second assistant director X-Ray 1981 first assistant director Smokey Bites the Dust 1981 first assistant director Joyride to Nowhere 1977 first assistant director Die grosse Treibjagd 1968 second assistant director Actor
Title Year Status Character Imagine Me & You 2005 Priest Hard Cash 2002 Crooked Cop Ticker 2001 FBI Agent Redline 1997 Udo Production Manager
Title Year Status Character American Perfekt 1997 executive in charge of production Body and Soul 1981 production supervisor - as John T. Thompson Rust Never Sleeps 1979 Documentary production manager Writer
Title Year Status Character Alien Lockdown 2004 TV Movie story Looking for Lola 1997 story Miscellaneous
Title Year Status Character Enter the Ninja 1981 production coordinator Thanks
Title Year Status Character Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films 2014 Documentary our deepest appreciation The Frontier 2014 very special thanks Self
Title Year Status Character The Making of 'The Expendables 3' 2014 Video documentary Himself Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films 2014 Documentary Himself Before the Battle: The Making of' 'The Expendables' 2010 Video documentary short Himself Inferno: The Making of 'The Expendables' 2010 TV Movie documentary Himself - Producer Brooklyn's Finest: From the MTA to the WGA 2010 Video short Himself Conflict and Chaos: The Life of a New York Cop 2010 Video documentary short Himself It's a Long Road: Resurrection of an Icon 2008 Video documentary short Himself Absolute Power: The Making of Edison Force 2006 Video short Himself All the Best Cowboys Have Chinese Eyes 1982 Short documentary The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 1970 TV Series Himself Awards Nominated Awards
Year Award Ceremony Nomination Movie 2011 Black Reel Black Reel Awards Best Film Brooklyn's Finest (2009) 2001 Video Premiere Award DVD Exclusive Awards Best Live-Action Video Premiere Movie Replicant (2001)