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George Tillman Jr.


After seeing the films, COOLEY HIGH and TAXI DRIVER, Milwaukee, Wisconsin native George Tillman, Jr. became inspired to make films of his own. In 1994, George wrote and directed his first feature film, SCENES FOR THE SOUL. It was shot entirely in Chicago, using local talent and resources. The film, which cost $150,000 to make, caught the attention... See full bio »

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Known For

Faster
Faster Director
(2010)
Notorious
Notorious Director
(2009)
Soul Food
Soul Food Director
(1997)
The Longest Ride
The Longest Ride Director
(2015)

Filmography

Jump to: Producer | Director | Writer | Thanks | Self
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 2017 Mudbound (executive producer)
 2016 Barbershop: The Next Cut (producer - as George L. Tillman Jr.)
 2008 Nothing Like the Holidays (producer)
 2006 The Brandon T. Jackson Show (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2005 Roll Bounce (producer)
 2005 Barbershop (TV Series) (executive producer)
 2005 Beauty Shop (producer)
 2004 Barbershop 2: Back in Business (producer)
 2000-2003 Soul Food (TV Series) (executive producer - 4 episodes)
- All Together Alone (2003) ... (executive producer)
- Tonight at Noon (2002) ... (executive producer)
- The Aftermath (2001) ... (executive producer)
- The More Things Change (2000) ... (executive producer)
 2002 Barbershop (producer)
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