Jay Russell

Film Director / Screenwriter / Film Producer | * 01/10/1960 (60) | North Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
Jay Russell (born January 10, 1960 in North Little Rock, Arkansas), is an American film director, writer and producer. He graduated from Columbia University in 1985 with a MFA in screenwriting and directing, having studied with producer Michael Hausman and director Miloš Forman. His debut film, End of the Line (1987), was a Sundance Institute project and was released by Orion Classics. He has since written projects for Paramount Pictures, Imagine Entertainment and TriStar Pictures and has directed numerous documentaries for PBS, Discovery Channel, Learning Channel, CBS, Fox, USA Network and NBC. Russell returned to feature film directing with the Warner Bros. family film My Dog Skip (2000). He next directed two Disney features, Tuck Everlasting (2002) and Ladder 49 (2004). His most recent films include The Water Horse (2007) and the Hallmark original film ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Kids & Family

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TV Shows/Series with Jay Russell as Actor(3)

Movies with Jay Russell as Crew(7)

Directing/Director2014 One Christmas Eve
Directing/Director2007 The Water Horse
Directing/Director2004 Ladder 49
Directing/Director2002 Tuck Everlasting
Directing/Director2000 My Dog Skip
Production/Executive Producer2000 My Dog Skip
Directing/Director1987 End of the Line

Full Name: Jay Russell
Born: Sunday, 01/10 1960 (January) in North Little Rock (current age: 60 years + 214 days)
Zodiac sign: Capricorn (Chinese zodiac sign: Rat)
Educated at: Columbia University School of the Arts, Columbia University
Jay Russell frequently works together with these people:
Louis C. K. (4x, Crew)
William Ross (4x, Crew)
Michael J. Fox (3x, Actor)
Pamela Adlon (3x, Actress)
Clint Howard (3x, Actor)
Dick Wolf (3x, Crew)
James L. Carter (3x, Crew)
Marty P. Ewing (3x, Crew)
Victoria Dillard (3x, Actress)
Kevin Bacon (2x, Actor)
Jonas Lagunoff (2x, Crew)
Kevin Daniels (2x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:620840, Added: 10/21/2018, Last updated: 07/30/2020