Frederic S. Fuchs is a television producer and film producer active in the United States and Canada, where he holds dual citizenship. He became an executive in the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation on April 3, 2006. He has been referred to as "internationally renowned".
Fuchs became known for the television series Faerie Tale Theatre. He afterwards became president of American Zoetrope, and thus had a hand in producing films such as The Godfather Part III (1990), The Rainmaker (1997) and The Virgin Suicides (1999). With CBC, his work would include the television series What It's Like Being Alone (2006). Currently he is an executive producer of the Starz and GK-TV series Camelot.
Fuchs has been nominated for Emmy Awards in 1988, 1997 and 1998 for producing Tall Tales and Legends (1985) and television films on The Odyssey and Moby Dick.
Fuchs is the basis for a running joke on The Angry Video Game Nerd, where the eponymous character pronounces his name as "Fred Fucks".
- ^ "CBC's new executive citizen of Canada, U.S." Toronto Star, Toronto, Ontario: March 31, 2006. pg. A.02.
- ^ CBC/Radio-Canada, News Releases, "Fred Fuchs Appointed Executive Director, Arts & Entertainment Programming, CBC Television," March 29, 2006, URL accessed 27 January 2007.
- ^ Internet Movie Database, "Awards for Fred Fuchs," URL accessed 27 January 2007.
- ^ "Dracula - Angry Video Game Nerd - Cinemassacre.com". YouTube. October 2, 2009. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sDR8HKC9wgI&t=9m42s. Retrieved August 4, 2012.