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||October 21, 1955
||Cause of Death:
||McAllen, Texas, USA
||Profession: ||Production Designer
RATE AND COMMENT
Moved to California to study at UCLA¿s Film School
Worked as art director on "Mr. Destiny," a movie about a former baseball player who gets a second chance
Served as production designer for such films as "Tombstone" (1993) starring Kurt Russell, "Mad City" (1997) starring John Travolta and "The Newton Boys" (1998) starring Matthew McConaughey
Was a production designer for "Vanilla Sky" starring Tom Cruise
Made directorial debut with "Thirteen"; co-written with Nikki Reed, who also starred in the film; earned an Independent Spirit Award nomination for Best First Screenplay
Directed the fictionalized version of "Lords of Dogtown," based on skate legends Jay Adams, Tony Alva and Stacy Peralta and inspired by the popular documentary "Dogtown and Z-Boys"; penned by Stacy Peralta
Directed the biblical film "The Nativity Story" with Keisha Castle-Hughes as the Virgin Mary
Directed the film adaptation of Stephenie Meyer's bestselling book, "Twilight"
Directed the blockbuster fantasy film "Red Riding Hood"
Wrote and directed the low budget thriller "Plush"
Directed the romantic comedy "Miss You Already"