Brian Robbins

Director, Producer, Actor
Brian Robbins began a successful television career as an actor on ABC's "Head of the Class" but really made his mark in the medium as a prolific producer and director.
Born: 11/22/1963 in Brooklyn, New York, USA

Filmography

Producer (49)

The Royals 2014 - 2016 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Smosh: The Movie 2015 (Movie)

(Producer)

Arli$$ 1991 - 1992, 1994 - 2010, 2013 - 2014 (Tv Show)

Executive Producer

AwesomenessTV 1991 - 1992, 1994 - 2010, 2013 - 2014 (Tv Show)

Executive Producer

Expelled 2014 (Movie)

(Producer)

One Tree Hill 1991 - 1992, 1994 - 2014 (Tv Show)

Executive Producer

SlamBall 1991 - 1992, 1994 - 2010, 2013 - 2014 (Tv Show)

Executive Producer

Terry the Tomboy 2013 - 2014 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The To Do List 2013 (Movie)

(Producer)

A Thousand Words 2012 (Movie)

(Producer)

Fred: The Show 2011 - 2012 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Smallville 2001 - 2011 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

So Random! 2008 - 2011 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Supah Ninjas 2010 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Nick Cannon Show 1991 - 1992, 1994 - 2008 (Tv Show)

Executive Producer

Norbit 2007 (Movie)

(Executive Producer)

Unstrung 2007 (Movie)

(Producer)

Wild Hogs 2007 (Movie)

(Producer)

Bonds on Bonds 2005 - 2006 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Inconceivable 2005 - 2006 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

What I Like About You 2002 - 2006 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Coach Carter 2005 (Movie)

(Producer)

Dreamer: Inspired by a True Story 2005 (Movie)

(Producer)

I'm With Her 2003 - 2004 (Tv Show)

Executive Producer

The Perfect Score 2004 (Movie)

(Producer)

Birds of Prey 2002 - 2003 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Black Sash 2002 - 2003 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Radio 2003 (Movie)

(Producer)

Big Fat Liar 2002 (Movie)

(Producer)

The Nightmare Room 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Hardball 2001 (Movie)

(Producer)

Hype 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Summer Catch 2001 (Movie)

(Producer)

New Kids on the Planet 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Amanda Show 1999 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Varsity Blues 1999 (Movie)

(Producer)

Good Burger 1997 (Movie)

(Producer)

Kenan & Kel 1996 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Show 1995 (Movie)

(Producer)

All That 1993 - 1994 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Fred 3: Camp Fred (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Fred: The Movie (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Hank Aaron: Chasing the Dream (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Hardwood Dreams (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Hardwood Dreams: Ten Years Later (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Jailhouse Rock (Movie)

(Producer)

Tulia (Movie)

(Producer)

Two Heads Are Better Than None (TV Show)

Executive Producer
Director (18)

A Thousand Words 2012 (Movie)

(Director)

Blue Mountain State 2010 (Tv Show)

Director

Meet Dave 2008 (Movie)

(Director)

Norbit 2007 (Movie)

(Director)

All That 1991 - 1992, 1994 - 2006 (Tv Show)

Director

Cousin Skeeter 1991 - 1992, 1994 - 2006 (Tv Show)

Director

Popular 1991 - 1992, 1994 - 2006 (Tv Show)

Director

The Shaggy Dog 2006 (Movie)

(Director)

Video Game Awards 2005 2005 - 2006 (TV Show)

Director

All That 10th Anniversary Reunion Special 2004 - 2005 (TV Show)

Segment Director

The Perfect Score 2004 (Movie)

(Director)

Hardball 2001 (Movie)

(Director)

Ready to Rumble 2000 (Movie)

(Director)

Sports Theater With Shaquille O'Neal 1991 - 1992, 1995 - 1999 (Tv Show)

Director

Varsity Blues 1999 (Movie)

(Director)

Good Burger 1997 (Movie)

(Director)

The Show 1995 (Movie)

(Director)

Jailhouse Rock (Movie)

(Director)
Actor (15)

DaVinci's War 1992 (Movie)

Michael (Actor)

Full House 1991 - 1992 (Tv Show)

Actor

Magic Johnson's All-Star Slam 'N Jam 1991 - 1992 (TV Show)

Actor

Head of the Class 1986 - 1991 (TV Show)

Actor

US Magazine -- Live at the Emmys! 1989 - 1990 (TV Show)

Actor

Battle of the Network Stars XIX 1988 - 1989 (TV Show)

Actor

Pictionary 1988 - 1989 (TV Show)

Actor

Chud II: Bud the Chud 1988 (Movie)

Steve (Actor)

Cellar Dweller 1987 (Movie)

Philip (Actor)

Gladiator 1985 - 1986 (TV Show)

Actor

Camp Cucamonga (TV Show)

Actor

Crime of Innocence (TV Show)

Actor

One Terrific Guy (TV Show)

Actor

The Gladiator (Movie)

Jeff Benton (Actor)

Three's Company (TV Show)

Actor
Writer (2)

Big Fat Liar 2002 (Movie)

(From Story)

The Show 1995 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Biography

Brian Robbins began a successful television career as an actor on ABC's "Head of the Class" but really made his mark in the medium as a prolific producer and director.

Relationships

Laura Cathcart

Wife

Robin Givens Actor

Companion
Appeared together on "Head of the Class" (ABC) together briefly c. 1986

Floyd Levine

Father

Rochelle Levine

Mother

Marc Levine

Brother
Born c. 1960

Sheryl Levine

Sister
Born c. 1956

Holly Robinson-Peete Actor

Companion
no longer together Briefly engaged in the late 1980s

EDUCATION

Grant High School

Van Nuys , California 1982

University of California, Los Angeles

Los Angeles , California
Left to pursue acting

Milestones

2012

Directed and produced the comedy "A Thousand Words," once again starring Eddie Murphy

2009

Executive produced the Disney Channel sitcom "Sonny with a Chance" and its spin-off "So Random!"

2008

Re-teamed with star Eddie Murphy to direct "Meet Dave"

2007

Directed the Eddie Murphy comedy "Norbit"

2007

Produced the comedy "Wild Hogs," starring Tim Allen, William H. Macy and John Travolta

2004

Re-teamed with Amanda Bynes to produce The WB series "What I Like About You"

2004

Helmed the big screen drama-comedy "The Perfect Score"

2004

Produced The WB teen drama "One Tree Hill"

2002

Executive produced "The Nick Cannon Show" (Nickelodeon)

2002

Executive produced "Big Fat Liar"; also co-wrote with former "Head of the Class" co-star Dan Schneider

2000

Directed the film "Ready to Rumble" about professional wrestling enthusiasts played by David Arquette and Scott Caan

1999

Executive produced "The Amanda Show" (Nickelodeon) with Amanda Bynes

1999

Directed James Van Der Beek in the football-themed drama "Varsity Blues"

1998

Produced (also directed) the Nickelodeon family series "Cousin Skeeter"

1997

Feature directing debut, "Good Burger" with Kenan Thompson and Kel Mitchell

1996

Executive produced the Nickelodeon spin-off series "Kenan & Kel"

1996

Executive produced HBO's sports-themed comedy "Arli$$"

1995

Wrote and directed (also produced) the music documentary "The Show"

1995

Produced the Oscar nominated documentary "Hank Aaron: Chasing the Dream" (TBS)

1994

Produced the sports documentary "Hardwood Dreams" (Fox)

1994

Created (also executive produced) the Nickelodeon sketch comedy program "All That"

1993

Formed Tollin/Robbins Productions with Michael Tollin

1992

Executive produced the syndicated sports special "Magic Johnson's All-Star Slam 'N Jam"

1989

Hosted and co-produced the syndicated game show "Pictionary"

1986

First role as a series regular, playing Eric Mardian on ABC's "Head of the Class"; began writing episodes in 1988

1978

Moved with family from New York to California

Began appearing in small guest spots on several sitcoms

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