David Jonathan Heyman better known as David Heyman is a famous English film producer. He was born on July 26, 1961 in London, United Kingdom. He is the founder of Heyday Films. He is the son of Norma Heyman and John Heyman. He secured the film rights to the Harry Potter film series and has since produced all eight installments in 1999. He started his career in the film industry as a production assistant on David Lean’s A Passage to India and in 1986. In the late 1980s he became Vice President of United Artists and after that he started Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone which earned him fame and popularity. He became the executive producer of the CBS television series Threshold in 2005. He has also produced the John Crowley movie Is Anybody There?.
He married to interior designer Rose Uniacke and the couple has a son.