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Biography

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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 27 August 1973Los Angeles, California, USA
Birth NameBaby Boy Bell
Height 5' 10" (1.78 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Eric Allen Bell was first hired as a screenwriter by John Leguizamo and Dennis Brooks to rewrite dialogue. He went on to become a working screenwriter, including adapting 2 novels - one of which was a best seller, for an Oscar winning Producer and a major studio. His directorial debut was in 2004 with "Missing Sock" which was named by Film Threat on the "Top 10 Short Films" that year.

On the strength of a well received short, Bell went on to write, produce and direct "The Bondage" which debuted at the South By South West Film Festival and was met with multiple offers for distribution.

Bell directed the documentary "American Infidel" which caused a great deal of controversy and was written about in USA Today, The Huffington Post, Breitbart, Examiner, Front Page Magazine, The Blaze, Media Matters and numerous other publications. He was interviewed by over 30 radio stations regarding the subject matter and appeared on the morning news show "Fox and Friends" several times.

Bell's latest project is a documentary about the multi-billion dollar online Psychic Industry, scheduled for release in late 2015. Bell also works as a Script Doctor and Media Adviser for Bell Media Group.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Bell Media Group

Trivia (7)

His biological grandfather died young in a mid-air collision while piloting an airplane which he owned as part of his fleet at Bell Air Services at the Santa Monica airport. He was a decorated war hero of WWII and part of the Captain Chenault's Flying Tigers.
His biological uncle died young while driving his Aston Martin too fast around Dead Man's Curve in Los Angeles.
His biological grandmother was a nurse during World War II and met Paul Bell, after he had been shot down by enemy fire for the third time. They would later marry and have 3 children. Paul Bell purchased several airplanes and started "Bell Air Service" located at the Santa Monica Airport.
His adoptive parents are featured in his feature film directorial debut, "The Bondage". They are both musicians.
He is an abstract expressionist painter.
His short film "Missing Sock" was chosen out of 5,000 submissions for Film Threat's "Top 10 Short Films" of 2004.
Put up for adoption at birth, his 18 year old biological mother committed suicide just 9 months later in the garage of her home purchased by her parents from Bela Lugosi. The home, located across the street from Universal Studios, was said to be haunted and was later demolished.

Salary (3)

Wonderland (2003) $350,000
Goodnight, Joseph Parker (2004) $150,000
Bondage (2006) $350,000

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