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Though best known as a TV director and producer, Jeffrey Reiner began his career in the post-production side of things, serving as an editor on 1987's "Kandyland." Next, he cut the B-movie horror "Cheerleader Camp," which was fittingly campy. After a string of low-budget movies, Reiner wrote, directed, and edited his own comedy crime caper, 1991's "Blood and Concrete." In 1993, he produced the action comedy "Trouble Bound," and served as a producer on several episodes of the popular martial arts show for kids "Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers." This led to editorial duties on the big-budget action comedy "3 Ninjas Kick Back." By the late '90s, Reiner was moving away from editing and towards producing and directing. He built up his reputation as a director with such shows as "Haunted," "Columbo," and "The Division." Then in 2006, he signed on to co-executive produce and direct the new football-centric drama series "Friday Night Lights," which was based on a film of the same name. By 2008, he was promoted to executive producer moved with creator Peter Berg to his next project, "Trauma." The show was short-lived, but Reiner rebounded in 2010 with "The Event," a crime drama centered on government...

Though best known as a TV director and producer, Jeffrey Reiner began his career in the post-production side of things, serving as an editor on 1987's "Kandyland." Next, he cut the B-movie horror "Cheerleader Camp," which was fittingly campy. After a string of low-budget movies, Reiner wrote, directed, and edited his own comedy crime caper, 1991's "Blood and Concrete." In 1993, he produced the action comedy "Trouble Bound," and served as a producer on several episodes of the popular martial arts show for kids "Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers." This led to editorial duties on the big-budget action comedy "3 Ninjas Kick Back." By the late '90s, Reiner was moving away from editing and towards producing and directing. He built up his reputation as a director with such shows as "Haunted," "Columbo," and "The Division." Then in 2006, he signed on to co-executive produce and direct the new football-centric drama series "Friday Night Lights," which was based on a film of the same name. By 2008, he was promoted to executive producer moved with creator Peter Berg to his next project, "Trauma." The show was short-lived, but Reiner rebounded in 2010 with "The Event," a crime drama centered on government conspiracy.

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  Caught in the Act (2004) Director
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  Real World Movie, The (2002) Director
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  Another Day (2001) Director
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  Personally Yours (2000) Director
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  Evolution's Child (1999) Director
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  Small Time (1996) Director
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  Serpent's Lair (1996) Director
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  Trouble Bound (1993) Director

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