Jonathan Levine

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Born: 06/18/1976 in New York, New York, USA

Filmography

Director (10)

I'm Dying Up Here 2016 - 2017 (TV Show)

Director

Mother/Daughter 2017 (Movie)

(Director)

The Night Before 2015 (Movie)

(Director)

Rush 2014 (Tv Show)

Director

All the Boys Love Mandy Lane 2013 (Movie)

(Director)

Warm Bodies 2013 (Movie)

(Director)

50/50 2011 (Movie)

(Director)

How to Make it in America 2010 (Tv Show)

Director

The Wackness 2008 (Movie)

(Director)

Shards 2004 (Movie)

(Director)
Writer (4)

The Night Before 2015 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Warm Bodies 2013 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

The Wackness 2008 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Shards 2004 (Movie)

(Screenplay)
Producer (1)

Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates 2016 (Movie)

(Producer)

EDUCATION

Brown University

Center For Advanced Film Studies, American Film Institute

2004 - 2004
Graduated 2004

Milestones

2016

Directed a few episodes of the Showtime period TV series "I'm Dying Up Here."

2015

Wrote and directed the holiday-themed comedy "The Night Before."

2014

Created the original TV series "Rush."

2011

Directed Joseph Gordon Levitt and Seth Rogen in "50/50."

2008

Wrote and directed the dramedy "The Wackness" starring Ben Kingsley.

2004

Wrote and directed the short film "Shards."

Bonus Trivia

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Was approached as a writer for hire by some of his former classmates from film school to work on "All the Boys Love Mandy Lane."

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Co-wrote the horror film "All the Boys Love Mandy Lane" in 2004, but didn't see the film secure a release until 2013.

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"I feel like it's been a long time since someone's tried to make a mainstream movie for young people that is sophisticated, and that doesn't talk down to them, and that challenges them." - from firstshowing.net, Sept. 27, 2011

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Prior to becoming a film director in his own right, Levine worked as an assistant for the the revered writer/director Paul Schrader.

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"The more movies I make, the more I realize once you establish something with an audience, they just buy it as long as you don’t egregiously f*** it up. Once you’ve sold the world, unless you’re deliberately taken out, it feels good." - from www.collider.com, November 18, 2015

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