Chicago born Sherry Lansing is a good pal of the New York’s richest man. The “Northwestern University” graduate initially took acting as her career and after working for two films, decided to quit the acting field. Having served as the President of “20th Century-Fox”, Sherry was appointed as the president of “Paramount Communications” in 1990. She also founded her independent production company “Jaffee-Lansing”. The 68 year old lady married twice and currently enjoys a blissful marriage life with “William Friedkin”.