Paul Feig


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Paul Feig is an American film director and writer who is known for creating Freaks and Geeks and directing Bridesmaids, The Heat, Spy and A Simple Favor. He also directed the highly controversial 2016 reboot of Ghostbusters. The failure of the reboot resulted in the production of Ghostbusters: Afterlife, which completely ignored the reboot. He ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 4 Primetime Emmys. Another 8 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

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Freaks and Geeks Producer
(1999-2000)
The Heat Producer
(2013)
Spy Producer
(2015)
(1995)

Filmography

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  Spy 2 (producer) (announced)
  24-7 (producer) (pre-production)
  Minx (TV Series) (executive producer) (filming)
 2022 Welcome to Flatch (TV Series) (executive producer) (filming)
  Q Talks (TV Series) (executive producer) (post-production)
  East of La Brea (TV Mini Series) (executive producer)
 2022 Auntie (Short) (executive producer)
 2021 Zoey's Extraordinary Christmas (executive producer)
 2020-2021 Love Life (TV Series) (executive producer - 14 episodes)
- Marcus Watkins (2021) ... (executive producer)
- Epilogue (2021) ... (executive producer)
- Yogi & Kian (2021) ... (executive producer)
- Mia Hines (2021) ... (executive producer)
- The Person (2020) ... (executive producer)
 2020-2021 Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist (TV Series) (executive producer - 25 episodes)
- Zoey's Extraordinary Goodbye (2021) ... (executive producer)
- Zoey's Extraordinary Session (2021) ... (executive producer)
- Zoey's Extraordinary Double Date (2021) ... (executive producer)
- Zoey's Extraordinary Girls' Night (2021) ... (executive producer)
- Zoey's Extraordinary Mystery (2021) ... (executive producer)
 2020 Harami (executive producer)
 2020 Holler (executive producer)
 2020 Baldwin Beauty (Short) (producer)
 2019 Last Christmas (producer - produced by, p.g.a.)
 2019 The Shabbos Goy (Short) (executive producer)
 2019 Phony (Short) (executive producer)
 2019 Freckle & the Shih Tzu (Short) (executive producer)
 2019 Someone Great (producer)
 2019 Rachel from New York (Short) (executive producer) / (producer)
 2018 Girls Code (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2018 A Simple Favor (producer - produced by, p.g.a.)
 2018 Frances 2.0 (Short) (executive producer)
 2018 The Joel McHale Show with Joel McHale (TV Series) (executive producer - 3 episodes)
- Dangerous Games (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Pizza Ghost (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Pickler, Pebbles, Pillows and Priestley (2018) ... (executive producer)
 2017 Beyond the Wall with Grace Parra (TV Movie) (producer)
 2017 Snatched (producer - produced by, p.g.a.)
 2016 Ghostbusters (executive producer)
 2015 The Peanuts Movie (producer)
 2015 Other Space (TV Series) (executive producer - 8 episodes)
- Finale (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Ted Talks (2015) ... (executive producer)
- First Contact (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Powerless (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Trouble's Brewing (2015) ... (executive producer)
 2015 Spy (producer)
 2015 It's Better in Italian (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2013/I The Heat (executive producer)
 2012 Ronna & Beverly (TV Series) (executive producer - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.5 (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.4 (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.3 (2012) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.2 (2012) ... (executive producer)
 2011/I Bridesmaids (executive producer)
 2010 Nurse Jackie (TV Series) (co-executive producer - 12 episodes)
- Years of Service (2010) ... (co-executive producer)
- What the Day Brings (2010) ... (co-executive producer)
- Sleeping Dogs (2010) ... (co-executive producer)
- P.O. Box (2010) ... (co-executive producer)
- Monkey Bits (2010) ... (co-executive producer)
 2008-2009 The Office (TV Series) (co-executive producer - 26 episodes)
- Company Picnic (2009) ... (co-executive producer)
- Cafe Disco (2009) ... (co-executive producer)
- Casual Friday (2009) ... (co-executive producer)
- Broke (2009) ... (co-executive producer)
- Heavy Competition (2009) ... (co-executive producer)
  Freaks and Geeks (TV Series) (co-executive producer - 10 episodes, 2000) (supervising producer - 8 episodes, 1999 - 2000)
- Noshing and Moshing (2000) ... (co-executive producer)
- Dead Dogs and Gym Teachers (2000) ... (co-executive producer)
- The Little Things (2000) ... (co-executive producer)
- Smooching and Mooching (2000) ... (co-executive producer)
- Discos and Dragons (2000) ... (co-executive producer)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Wrote article entitled "How to Turn Improv Comedy Into a Movie" in New York magazine, Oct. 21, 2013. See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Articles | See more »

Official Sites:

Twitter

Alternate Names:

Skylar Billing

Height:

6' (1.83 m)

Spouse:

Laurie Karon

Parents:

Feig, Elaine Elizabeth | Feig, Sanford William
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Personal Quote:

To me, comedy is drama. See more »

Trivia:

Paul's father was of Ashkenazi Jewish descent (from Hungary and Romania). Paul's mother had British ancestry. See more »

Trademark:

Always wears a suit and tie when he directs. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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