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Paul Weitz was born on November 19, 1965 in New York City, New York, USA as Paul J. Weitz. He is a director, writer and producer, known for Grandma (2015), About a Boy (2002), and Mozart in the Jungle (2014), for which he won a Golden Globe. He has been married to Patricia Brown since December 15, 2001. They have three children. See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

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About a Boy
About a Boy Writer
Antz Writer
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In Good Company Producer


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  Shield of Straw (producer) (announced)
 2016/I Good Kids (producer)
 2014-2015 Mozart in the Jungle (TV Series) (executive producer - 20 episodes)
- Leave Everything Behind (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Touché Maestro, Touché (2015) ... (executive producer)
- How to Make God Laugh (2015) ... (executive producer)
- It All Depends on You (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Regresso Del Rey (2015) ... (executive producer)
 2015 Grandma (producer)
 2013 Admission (producer)
 2012 American Reunion (executive producer)
 2012 Being Flynn (producer)
 2010 Lone Star (TV Series) (executive producer - 2 episodes)
- One in Every Family (2010) ... (executive producer)
- Pilot (2010) ... (executive producer)
 2007 The Golden Compass (executive producer)
 2004-2006 Cracking Up (TV Series) (executive producer - 12 episodes)
- The Fixer (2006) ... (executive producer)
- Pilot (2004) ... (executive producer)
- Daddy's Home (2004) ... (executive producer)
- Learning Disability (2004) ... (executive producer)
- Prom Night (2004) ... (executive producer)
 2006 American Dreamz (producer)
 2004 In Good Company (producer)
 2004 See This Movie (executive producer)
 2003 American Wedding (executive producer)
 2002 Dylan's Run (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2001-2002 Off Centre (TV Series) (executive producer - 28 episodes)
- Little House on the Bowery (2002) ... (executive producer)
- The Guys' Guys (2002) ... (executive producer)
- The Deflower Half-Hour (2002) ... (executive producer)
- P.P. Doc II: The Examination Continues (2002) ... (executive producer)
- Unflushable (2002) ... (executive producer)
 2001 American Pie 2 (executive producer)
 1998-1999 Fantasy Island (TV Series) (co-executive producer - 13 episodes)
- Heroes (1999) ... (co-executive producer)
- The Real Thing (1999) ... (co-executive producer)
- Innocent (1999) ... (co-executive producer)
- Let Go (1998) ... (co-executive producer)
- Wishboned (1998) ... (co-executive producer)
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Feature audio commentary for the film, About a Boy (2002), with Chris Weitz (2002).

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I'm exploring the aspect of the American identity where dreams and aspirations are always a positive thing, the implication of the sense that if everybody is having a dream, it makes it impossible to have a sophisticated view of our own lives. See more »


Godson of Lawrence Pressman. See more »

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American Dreamz -great film-Thanks Paul! ordybehesht
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