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Jane Frazer was co-producer on Atonement director Joe Wright's award-winning Pride & Prejudice, also for Focus Features and Working Title Films.
She began her producing career in the mid-1980s, working with directors Stephen Frears (on My Beautiful Laundrette, as production manager) and Bernard Rose (on Paperhouse and Chicago Joe and the Showgirl, as associate producer), and then on Peter Medak's Let Him Have It (as associate producer).
From 1992 through 1999, Ms. Frazer worked as head of production for Working Title. Among the notable films that she oversaw there were Mike Newell's smash Four Weddings and a Funeral; the Academy Award-winning Dead Man Walking (directed by Tim Robbins) and Elizabeth (directed by Shekhar Kapur); Joel and Ethan Coen's O Brother, Where Art Thou?, The Big Lebowski, and Academy Award-winning Fargo; Roger Michell's blockbuster Notting Hill; and Stephen Frears' The Hi-Lo Country and High Fidelity.
She has also been co-producer on Robert Altman's Gosford Park, for which Julian Fellowes won the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay; Mira Nair's Vanity Fair, also for Focus Features; and, for Atonement producer Paul Webster, on Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day. The latter, directed by Bharat Nalluri and starring Frances McDormand, will be released worldwide by Focus Features in 2008.