Arnon Milchan (Hebrew: ארנון מילצ'ן; December 6, 1944) is an Israeli billionaire businessman and film producer. He has been involved in over 130 full-length motion pictures and is the founder of production company Regency Enterprises. Regency's film credits include Oscar winners and nominees, as well as popular financial hits, including 12 Years a Slave, JFK, Heat, Fight Club, Mr. & Mrs. Smith, and many more. Milchan personally has earned two nominations for the Academy Award for Best Picture, for L.A. Confidential and The Revenant. He is an Israeli and American citizen and a resident of California. Milchan was an Israeli intelligence operative from the mid-1960s to the mid-1980s.