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Craig Brewer


Father, Walter D. Brewer worked in a number of high-level corporate positions for Matson Navigation Company, culminating in the position of director of corporate development from 1990-1998, when he died. His work caused the family to move from Vallejo, California (where Craig attended elementary school and junior high) to Orange County, returning ... See full bio »

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Known For

Hustle & Flow
Hustle & Flow Director
(2005)
Black Snake Moan
Black Snake Moan Director
(2006)
Footloose
Footloose Director
(2011)
The Legend of Tarzan
(2016)

Filmography

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 2016 Urban Cowboy (TV Movie)
 2015 Empire (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Fires of Heaven (2015)
 2013 Boomerang (TV Movie)
 2011 Footloose
 2010 Terriers (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Pilot (2010)
 2009 $5 Cover (TV Series)
 2008 The Shield (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Petty Cash (2008)
 2005 Hustle & Flow
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Personal Quote:

Sometimes I feel that 'Footloose' is the rite of passage. See more »

Trivia:

He named his favorite films as Matewan (1987), The Blues Brothers (1980), The Celebration (1998), The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) and Purple Rain (1984). See more »

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Often uses music as a key motif. Each film focuses on a different genre of music. See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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Zero Southern cred? hpatel303
Craig Brewer is a Genius. Chrissieluxx
an inspiration beansaregood
He's done writing Hustle + Flow 2 Deckle
Great Director moviestar-7
What a trip! I went to Fountain Valley High School with this guy! triplexsnakey
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