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Stephen Sommers

Stephen Sommers was born on March 20, 1962 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Raised in St. Cloud, Minnesota, he attended St. John's University and the University of Seville in Spain. Afterward, Sommers spent the next four years performing as an actor in theater groups and managing rock bands throughout Europe. From there, he relocated to Los Angeles and ... See full bio »
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 2013 Odd Thomas (screenplay by)
 2008 The Scorpion King: Rise of a Warrior (Video) (character)
 2008 The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor (2001 screenplay, uncredited)
 2004 Van Helsing (written by)
 2002 The Scorpion King (character - uncredited) / (screenplay) / (story)
 2001 The Mummy Returns (written by)
 1999 The Mummy (screen story) / (screenplay)
 1998 Deep Rising (written by)
 1997 Oliver Twist (TV Movie) (uncredited)
 1995 Tom and Huck (screenplay)
 1994 The Jungle Book (screenplay)
 1993 Gunmen (written by)
 1993 The Adventures of Huck Finn (screenplay)
 1989 Catch Me If You Can (written by)
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Wrote and directed an award winning short film called "Perfect Alibi".

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Steven Sommers | Steve Sommers


6' 2" (1.88 m)

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[on why he will not be a screenwriter for "Magic Kingdom for Sale"] I usually write everything I direct, and I'm tired of working seven days a week. It'll be fun to turn to Lowell and Babaloo and go, 'You figure it out.' See more »


Has two daughters with his wife Jana Sommers: Samantha Sommers (born 1996) and Ashley Sommers (born 1999). See more »


His films often have no opening credits (e.g. The Mummy (1999), The Mummy Returns (2001), Van Helsing (2004), G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009)). See more »

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