Kevin Smith Born: 08/02/1970 in Highlands, NJ Jump to Related Articles Photos Filmography Biography Filmography other (62) 188.8.131.52 Actor A Better Place Executive Producer An Evening with Kevin Smith 2: Even Harder Performance Bear Nation Executive Producer Big Helium Dog Actor Big Helium Dog Producer Bottoms Up Actor Catch and Release Actor Chasing Amy Screenwriter Chasing Amy Actor Chasing Amy Editor Chasing Amy Director Chick Magnet Actor Clerks Director Clerks Actor Clerks Screenwriter Clerks Producer Clerks Editor Clerks II Actor Clerks II Director Clerks II Screenwriter Clerks II Editor Clerks II Producer Cop Out Director Cop Out Editor Daredevil Actor Dogma Director Dogma Editor Dogma Screenwriter Dogma Actor Doogal Voice Drawing Flies Executive Producer Filly Brown Executive Producer Good Will Hunting Executive Producer Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back Editor Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back Director Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back Screenwriter Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back Actor Jersey Girl Editor Jersey Girl Executive Producer Jersey Girl Director Jersey Girl Screenwriter Live Free or Die Hard Actor Mallrats Actor Mallrats Director Mallrats Screenwriter Now You Know Actor Red State Screenwriter Red State Editor Red State Director Reel Paradise Executive Producer Riverworld Actor Scream 3 Actor Southland Tales Actor Starwoids Voice TMNT Voice The Junior Defenders Actor Vulgar Actor Vulgar Executive Producer Zack and Miri Make a Porno Director Zack and Miri Make a Porno Screenwriter Zack and Miri Make a Porno Editor Biography EDUCATION Henry Hudson High School, Highlands, NJ 0 Attended The New School for Social Research, New York, NY 0 Milestones A huge Star Wars fan, he married his wife at George Lucas's Skywalker Ranch. Named daughter Harley Quinn after The Joker's girlfriend in the Batman comic books. Filmed Clerks in three weeks for only $27,575; raised part of the budget by selling his extensive comic-book collection; also saved money by hiring friends and local actors. Dropped out of The New School for Social Research after one year and only attended the Vancouver Film School for four months. Worked at a convenience store in Leonardo, NJ, which provided fodder for his breakthrough 1994 movie, Clerks.