Big Fat Liar


1h 28m 2002

Brief Synopsis

Who's afraid of the big bad Wolf? Not Jason Shepherd. This 14-year-old thinks on his feet and when he has to prove that sleazy Hollywood producer Marty Wolf stole his class paper and is turning it into the blockbuster movie "Big Fat Liar", he is ready for battle. Traveling to Los Angeles from his home in Michigan with his best friend Kaylee, Jason tries to break into show business--literally. The result? Through a series of pranks and ruses, Jason brings one of Hollywood's most powerful producers to his knees.

Film Details

Also Known As
Méchant menteur
MPAA Rating
PG
Genre
Adventure
Comedy
Family
Teens
Release Date
2002
Distribution Company
Universal Pictures
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 28m

Synopsis

Who's afraid of the big bad Wolf? Not Jason Shepherd. This 14-year-old thinks on his feet and when he has to prove that sleazy Hollywood producer Marty Wolf stole his class paper and is turning it into the blockbuster movie "Big Fat Liar", he is ready for battle. Traveling to Los Angeles from his home in Michigan with his best friend Kaylee, Jason tries to break into show business--literally. The result? Through a series of pranks and ruses, Jason brings one of Hollywood's most powerful producers to his knees.

Crew

Ralph Abalos

Hair Assistant

Tsuyoshi Abe

Stunts

John W Aldays

Other

Lesley Aletter

Stunts

Vincent Alfieri

Song

Russell Allen

Other

R L Altman Iii

Song

A Anderson

Song

Dean Andolsek

Lighting Technician

Camille Argus

Costume Supervisor

Seth Arnett

Stunts

Pete Asidilla

Grip

Sebastian Attie

Accountant

Jared Baker

Special Effects Assistant

John S Baker

Special Effects Coordinator

Lori A Balton

Location Scout

Bobbi Banks

Adr Editor

Danny Barfield

Grip

Timothy Bateman

Transportation Co-Captain

Christophe Beck

Music

Bryan Belair

Construction Coordinator

Howard Berger

Makeup

Hans Bjerno

Photography

Mark Boucher

On-Set Dresser

Anita Brabec

Makeup Assistant

Jonathan Brown

Director Of Photography

Michael Brown

Grip

Jeanette Browning

Adr

Susan Burig

Scenic Artist

Tyler Burk

Production Assistant

Gary Burritt

Negative Cutting

William Burton

Stunts

Kevin Cadwallader

Other

Matt Callahan

Art Assistant

Greg Camp

Song

Joe Camp

Assistant Director

Marie Cantin

Unit Production Manager

Marie Cantin

Coproducer

Patrick L Carey

Song

Artemio Carpio

Set Costumer

Raul Celaya

Production Assistant

Michael Chaturantabut

Stunts

Jeffrey Chea

Song

Clare Corsick

Hair

Thomas A Cottrill

Production

Norval D Crutcher Iii

Adr Editor

Frank A Cuomo

Post-Production Coordinator

J.j. Dalton

Production Assistant

Zach Danziger

Song

Tracy Allen Davey

Assistant

Jennifer Dawes

Accountant

Damon T Doherty

Key Grip

Rene Dominguez

Grip

R Orlando Duenas

Assistant Editor

Jon E Edwards

Production Assistant

Jason Ehlers

Grip

Kofi W. Elam

Stunts

Don Elliott

On-Set Dresser

Daniel Epper

Stunts

Richard Epper

Stunts

Johnny Fine

Other

Katie Flint

Editorial Production Assistant

Diana Flores

Adr Mixer

Randall Flosi

Assistant Location Manager

Anthony Flowers

Song

Maurice Freeman

Production Assistant

Michael Fuhr

Assistant Camera Operator

Llisa Furia

Accounting Assistant

Massimo Gabutti

Song

S Gaines

Song

Ramon Galvez

Craft Service

David Gamerman

Rigging Gaffer

Gerry Ganger

Other

Gary S. Gerlich

Sound Editor

Brandon Shawn Gilgen

Other

Andy Gill

Stunts

Cody Gill

Stunts

Jack Gill

Stunts

Katie Gill

Stunts

Lee Gilmore

Apprentice

Mark Ginther

Stunts

David L Glazer

Property Master

Titus Glover

Song

Michael Goldman

Executive Producer

Robert C Goldstein

Set Designer

Jeff Gomillion

Adr Mixer

Rhona Gordon

Other

Marilyn Graf

Foley Editor

Colyn Grant

Song

Leroy Green

Song

Steven Greenberg

Song

Terri Greening

Accounting Assistant

Scott Gregory

Grip

Willie George Hale

Song

Rudy Harbon

Assistant

Stan Harrison

Video Assist/Playback

Steven Scott Harwell

Song

Diane Hassinger-newman

Script Supervisor

John M Hatchitt

Key Grip

Kenny Hayes

Props

Sanja Milkovic Hays

Costume Designer

Lorenzo Hearns

Set Costumer

Michael Herbick

Rerecording

Ryan J Hesse

Other

Bill Higley

Adr Mixer

Tanya Noel Hill

Music

Rex T Hiscocks

Best Boy

Sam Hollander

Song

Nancy Honeycutt

Production Coordinator

William Hooper

Sound Editor

Yoshio Iizuka

Stunts

Steve Imbler

Transportation Coordinator

Timothy C Jackson

Other

Cinda Lin James

Stunts

Larsen Jay

Assistant Production Coordinator

Eva Jensen

Other

Bobby Johanson

Adr Mixer

Jason S Johnston

Other

Gary Jones

Music Supervisor

Jive Jones

Song

Jive Jones

Song Performer

Adam Lee Jordan

Location Assistant

Dave Jordan

Music Supervisor

Doc Kane

Adr Mixer

Nick Karas

Special Effects Foreman

Dave Katz

Song

Rick Kelly

Assistant Director

Kim Kerbis

Production Assistant

Hubie Kerns Jr.

Stunts

Tyrone G. Kersey

Song

Karey Kirkpatrick

Screenplay

Svetla Krasteva

Stunts

Christian Krieger

Assistant Location Manager

Tammy Kusian

Hair Stylist

Virginia Landis Albertson

Post-Production Supervisor

Kirsten Laube

Camera

Simon Le Bon

Song

Richard Le Grand

Sound Editor

Berna Levin

Assistant

Chris Lindsey

Song

Tali Lipa

Production Accountant

Maurizio Lobina

Song

Corey Logan

Song

Richard Malzahn

Digital Effects Supervisor

Stephen Mapel

Location Manager

James Marchione

Adr

Todd Marks

Video

Peter Marling

Adr

Randy Martens

Other

Art Martin

Assistant Camera Operator

Ed Martin

Assistant Property Master

Fredrick W Marx

Electrician

James O Maull

Post-Production Accountant

Brien Mcdonald

Grip

Robert Mcnabb

Dialogue Editor

Michael A Mendez

Grip

Michael Mikita

Other

Lydia Milars

Makeup

Michelle Morris-gertz

Casting

Brooke Morrow

Song

Lyle Morse

Costumes

Marty Murray

Stunts

Dale Myrand

Camera Operator

Stephen Neary

Other

Christopher Allen Nelson

Makeup

Kris Nielsen-morris

Production Supervisor

Terence Nightengall

Camera Operator

Kelly O'brien

Casting Associate

Patrick O'sullivan

Sound Editor

David Obermeyer

Sound Mixer

Robert Ogden

Lighting

Masahiro Onodera

Other

Charles Papert

Steadicam Operator

Stuart H Pappe

Editor

Michael A Parsons

Best Boy

Coralyn Christian Peirson

Location Assistant

Daria Pepp

Production Assistant

Jim Peterik

Song

Francis J Pezza

Art Director

Steve Picerni

Stunts

Gary Price

Stunts

Marvin Prosper

Song

Alan Purwin

Pilot

Gianfranco Randone

Song

J B Rasor

Craft Service

Kimberly Ray

Editor

Matt Rebenkoff

Assistant Director

Peter Rhoads

Camera Assistant

Brian Robbins

Producer

Brian Robbins

From Story

Gene A Roepke

Assistant

Phillip Rogers

Adr

Pat Romano

Stunt Coordinator

Dena Roth

Set Decorator

Landen Ruddell

Grip

Thomas A C Ruffner

Dolly Grip

Nina Ruscio

Production Designer

Ellen Rydzewski

Assistant

Mark Sakamoto

On-Set Dresser

Felipe Savahge

Stunts

Film Details

Also Known As
Méchant menteur
MPAA Rating
PG
Genre
Adventure
Comedy
Family
Teens
Release Date
2002
Distribution Company
Universal Pictures
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 28m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States on Video September 24, 2002

Released in United States Winter February 8, 2002

Brian Robbins was previously attached to direct.

Began shooting March 28, 2001.

Completed shooting May 25, 2001.

Released in United States Winter February 8, 2002

Released in United States on Video September 24, 2002