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Chris Weitz


Chris Weitz was born on November 30, 1969 in New York City, New York, USA as Christopher John Weitz. He is a producer and writer, known for About a Boy (2002), The Golden Compass (2007) and Antz (1998). He has been married to Mercedes Martinez since 2006. They have one child. See full bio »

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 2016 Good Kids (producer) (completed)
  Boogeyman Pop (executive producer) (filming)
 2012 American Reunion (executive producer)
 2011 A Better Life (producer)
 2009 A Single Man (producer)
 2006 American Dreamz (executive producer)
 2004 In Good Company (producer)
 2004 See This Movie (executive producer)
 2003 American Wedding (executive producer)
 2001 American Pie 2 (executive producer)
 1999 American Pie (producer)
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Other Works:

Feature audio commentary for the film, About a Boy (2002), with Paul Weitz (2002).

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1 Interview | 3 Articles | See more »

Height:

6' 0½" (1.84 m)
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Personal Quote:

Like many people with a Y chromosome, I hadn't delved into the Twilight books. I tried to experience the books in the way that I thought the average reader would - which is to gobble them. The way that you read a book at 13 is different. You read it at a gallop, while you are eating. You avoid human contact. I read New Moon over the course of a day and a half in Ojai, Calif., at a very crunchy ... See more »

Trivia:

His movie About a Boy (2002) is one of author Stephenie Meyer's favorite movies. She's the author of The Twilight Saga: New Moon (2009) which he is set to direct. See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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Chris, you've done an absolutely phenomenal job with New Moon. kate-elizabeth-1
Butchered the Golden Compass Steerpike7
What a horrible director. kissmex
Offered Twilight sequel - New Moon? jgd-5
Open Letter to Mr. Weitz Re: New Moon + Taylor Lautner JodeenSings
This is for Chris Weitz danielmccabe_mustdie
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