Carol Fuchs

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Carol Fuchs
Residence Los Angeles, California
World Series of Poker
Bracelet(s) 1
Money finish(es) 10[1]

Carol Fuchs is an entertainment attorney, producer, and World Series of Poker bracelet winner.

Fuchs wrote the screenplay for the 2007 romantic comedy No Reservations.[2]

Fuchs' sister is attorney Jacqueline Fuchs, who was known as Jackie Fox when a member of The Runaways rock and roll band in the 1970s. Carol Fuchs is married to Martin Shafer, Chairman/CEO of Castle Rock Entertainment. Fuchs and Shafer sometimes play in a home poker game featuring other Castle Rock executives.[3]

At the 2015 World Series of Poker, Fuchs won the $1500 Dealer's Choice tournament and its $127,735 first prize, making her the first female winner at the 2015 WSOP in an open field event, and the 21st woman to win an open event bracelet.[4] Fuchs previously won titles at the L.A. Poker Open in 2005 and 2011.[4] Fuchs started playing poker after reading Positively Fifth Street by James McManus.[5] As of 2018, Fuchs' total live poker tournament winnings exceed $500,000.[6]

World Series of Poker bracelets
Year Tournament Prize (US$)
2015 $1,500 Dealers Choice $127,735

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