10 Female Movie Producers You Need to Know

Kathleen Kennedy

Production company: LucasFilm
Notable projects: Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981),  Jurassic Park (1993), Lincoln (2012)

Kathleen Kennedy is an absolute legend in Hollywood whose filmography can't be touched. The engine behind some of the most beloved movies in film history since 1981, Kennedy's worked on every film from Schindler's List and The Goonies to The Sixth Sense and the upcoming Star Wars Episode VII

Before becoming the president of Lucas Film and the brand manager of the Star Wars and Indiana Jones franchises in October of last year, Kennedy founded Amblin Entertainment with Frank Marshall and Steven Spielberg.

Nominated for a staggering 120 Academy Awards throughout her career, Kennedy is up for another Best Picture win with 2012's blockbuster hit Lincoln, also the most nominated film at this year's Oscars.

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