Harry Saltzman

Harry Saltzman (* 27. October 1915 in Saint John, Neubraunschweig, Canada, † 28. September 1994 in Paris, France) was US - an American film producer.

Harry Saltzman, also mentioned “The Showman”, had acquired and found 1961 the rights of at that time very successful novel figure of the secret agent James bond of Ian Fleming with Albert R. Broccoli a financially strong partner, in order to produce a cinema series. The common film company “Eon Productions Ltd.“the most successful cinema series of the world brought out in consequence.

Saltzman stepped out however 1975 for personal reasons and sold its portion to the United Artists.

1994 it died at the consequences of a cardiac infarct.

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