Caption: Still of David Geffen in American Masters (1985)
Producer, Miscellaneous Crew
Born: February 21, 1943
Star sign: Pisces
Known for: Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles (1994), Beetlejuice (1989), Little Shop of Horrors (1986), Personal Best (1982)
David Geffen was born in Borough Park, Brooklyn, New York, to Abraham and Batya Geffen. He has an older brother Mitchell. Although his grades in school were generally poor, he credits his shopkeeper mother with teaching him his business skills, especially since his father died when Geffen was 16. Having started working in the mail room of CBS, he ...