|Date of Birth||13 June 1975 , New York City, New York, USA|
Mini Bio (1)
Brian Bell has produced over 25 feature films since 2002. His work has crossed over many genres, alongside accomplished directors including Jason Reitman, Nicholas Stoller, Phil Lord/Chris Miller, David Frankel, David Zucker, Malcolm D. Lee, Michael Cuesta, Will Speck/Josh Gordon, Miguel Arteta, Lodge Kerrigan, Ramin Bahrani, Dito Montiel and Rebecca Miller.
After graduating from NYU, he spent 3 years overseeing the development and delivery of several critically acclaimed independent films in New York City such as Michael Almeryda's Hamlet, Jill and Karen Sprecher's Thirteen Conversations About One Thing and Steven Shainberg's Secretary.
In 2002, Brian co-founded Notable Features and began producing a variety of independent films including Rebecca Miller's films: Personal Velocity (winner of the 2002 Sundance Grand Jury Prize and The Independent Sprit Award's John Cassavetes Award) and Daniel Day-Lewis starrer The Ballad of Jack and Rose; Lodge Kerrigan's Keane (winner of the 2005 Deauville Film Festival) and Michael Cuesta's Twelve and Holding (for which Brian was nominated for The Independent Sprit Award's John Cassavetes Award for producing in 2007).
In 2008, Brian began his migration away from independent films and into the studio realm, producing more features, including Will Speck and Josh Gordon's The Switch starring Jennifer Aniston and Jason Bateman (Miramax wide release in May 2010); Miguel Arteta's Cedar Rapids starring Ed Helms and John C. Reilly (Fox release in December 2010); Jason Reitman's Young Adult starring Charlize Theron (Paramount wide release in November 2011);, David Frankel's Hope Springs starring Meryl Streep, Tommy Lee Jones and Steve Carell (Columbia wide release in July 2012); Malcolm D. Lee and David Zucker's Scary Movie 5 (Weinstein wide release in April 2013); Nicholas Stoller's Neighbors starring Seth Rogen and Zac Efron (Universal #1 wide release in May 2014) and 22 Jump Street starring Jonah Hill, Channing Tatum and Ice Cube (Columbia #1 wide release in June 2014).
Brian is currently producing "The Nest" for Universal Pictures starring Tina Fey and Amy Poehler, due for a December 2015 release.
- IMDb Mini Biography By: Anonymous