Tom Dey

Director, Journalist
A veteran commercial director who joined Ridley Scott Associates after training at Paris' Centre des Etudes Critiques and the American Film Institute, New England native Tom Dey had minimal credits outside of ... Read more »
Born: 11/30/1964

Filmography

Director (5)

Marmaduke 2010 (Movie)

(Director)

Failure to Launch 2006 (Movie)

(Director)

Showtime 2002 (Movie)

(Director)

Shanghai Noon 2000 (Movie)

(Director)

The Hunger 1998 - 2000 (Tv Show)

Director

Biography

A veteran commercial director who joined Ridley Scott Associates after training at Paris' Centre des Etudes Critiques and the American Film Institute, New England native Tom Dey had minimal credits outside of advertising (including an episode of the stylized vampire series "The Hunger" on Showtime) when he landed the enviable job of helming "Shanghai Noon" (2000) a western starring Jackie Chan and Owen Wilson as a team of unlikely outlaws.

EDUCATION

AFI Conservatory

Los Angeles , California 1990 - 1993

Brown University

Providence , Rhode Island 1987

Brown University

Providence , Rhode Island 1987

Center For Advanced Film Studies, American Film Institute

1990 - 1992
Graduated 1992

Brown University

Providence , Rhode Island 1987

Centre des Etudes Critiques

Paris
attended for two years

Milestones

2010

Produced and directed the live-action film based on the comic strip "Marmaduke," featuring the voices of Owen Wilson and George Lopez

2006

Directed Matthew McConaughey and Sarah Jessica Parker in the romantic comedy, "Failure to Launch"

2002

Directed Eddie Murphy and Robert De Niro in the action comedy "Showtime"

2000

Feature film debut as director, "Shanghai Noon"

1994

Signed to a commercials director contract by Ridley Scott Associates

1990

Moved to L.A. to attend the American Film Institute

Spent two years in Paris studying at the Centre des Etudes Critiques

Directed an episode of the stylized Showtime vampire series "The Hunger"

While studying at the American Film Institute, worked as an intern at American Cinematography; wrote several articles

Raised in New England

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