Howard Deutch


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Howard Deutch was born on September 14, 1950 in New York City, New York, USA. He is a director and producer, known for Pretty in Pink (1986), Some Kind of Wonderful (1987) and The Great Outdoors (1988). He has been married to Lea Thompson since July 23, 1989. They have two children. See full bio »

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Pretty in Pink Director
(1986)
(1987)
(1988)
(2008)

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 2022 Buried in Barstow (TV Movie) (as Howie Deutch)
 2021 Home Before Dark (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Biggest Life (2021)
- I Believe You (2021)
 2020 Filthy Rich (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- 2 Corinthians 3:17 (2020) ... (as Howie Deutch)
- Proverbs 20:6 (2020) ... (as Howie Deutch)
 2017-2020 Young Sheldon (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- A Slump, a Cross and Roadside Gravel (2020) ... (as Howie Deutch)
- Potato Salad, a Broomstick, and Dad's Whiskey (2018) ... (as Howie Deutch)
- A Sneeze, Detention, and Sissy Spacek (2018) ... (as Howie Deutch)
- Demons, Sunday School, and Prime Numbers (2018) ... (as Howie Deutch)
 2017-2019 Empire (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- You Broke Love (2019) ... (as Howie Deutch)
- Bloody Noses and Crack'd Crowns (2018) ... (as Howie Deutch)
- The Fool (2017) ... (as Howie Deutch)
 2019 BH90210 (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Pitch (2019) ... (as Howie Deutch)
 2019 Proven Innocent (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- In Defense of Madeline Scott, Part 2 (2019) ... (as Howie Deutch)
- The Shame Game (2019)
- The Burden of Truth (2019) ... (as Howie Deutch)
 2017 Claws (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Avalanche (2017)
- Batshit (2017)
- Funerary (2017)
 2016-2017 Outcast (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Close to Home (2016)
- All Alone Now (2016)
 2015-2016 CSI: Cyber (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Flash Squad (2016)
- Fire Code (2015)
 2015-2016 Jane the Virgin (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Chapter Thirteen (2015)
 2015 The Strain (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Born (2015)
- Identity (2015)
 2015 The Lizzie Borden Chronicles (TV Mini Series) (2 episodes)
- Fugitive Kind (2015)
- Cold Storage (2015)
 2013-2014 Getting On (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Doctor Death (2014)
- The Concert (2013)
 2013-2014 American Horror Story (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Bullseye (2014)
- Head (2013)
 2013-2014 True Blood (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Love Is to Die (2014)
- Lost Cause (2014)
- I Found You (2014)
- You're No Good (2013)
 2012-2013 Warehouse 13 (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Lost & Found (2013) ... (as Howie Deutch)
- The Ones You Love (2012) ... (as Howie Deutch)
 2013 CSI: NY (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Command+P (2013) ... (as Howie Deutch)
 2012 Emily Owens M.D. (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2012 Harry's Law (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Class War (2012)
 2012 Ringer (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2012 Jane by Design (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Getaway (2012) ... (directed by)
 2011 Hung (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2011 Big Love (TV Series) (1 episode)
- D.I.V.O.R.C.E. (2011)
 2011 Life Unexpected (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Teacher Schooled (2011) ... (as Howie Deutch)
 2002 Gleason (TV Movie) (directed by)
 2002 Watching Ellie (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Weekend (2002)
 2001 Billy Joel: The Essential Video Collection (Video) (video "Keeping the Faith", as Howie Deutch)
 1996-1998 Caroline in the City (TV Series) (4 episodes)
 1997 Billy Joel: Greatest Hits Volume III (Video documentary) (video "Keeping The Faith")
 1995 Grumpier Old Men (directed by)
 1994 Getting Even with Dad (directed by)
 1992 Tales from the Crypt: Volume 2 (TV Movie)
 1992 Melrose Place (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Pilot (1992)
 1992 Article 99
 1989-1990 Tales from the Crypt (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Dead Right (1990)
- Only Sin Deep (1989)
 1988 The Great Outdoors (directed by)
 1986 Pretty in Pink (directed by)
 1984 Billy Idol: Flesh for Fantasy (Music Video)
 1984 Billy Joel: Keeping the Faith (Music Video)
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Other Works:

Music video: Directed Annie Golden video "Hang Up the Phone" See more »

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Alternate Names:

Howie Deutch

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)

Spouse:

Lea Thompson  (2 children)

Children:

Zoey Deutch

Parents:

Murray Deutch
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Personal Quote:

[In a 1987 magazine interview] I have a theory that peer pressure doesn't end with high school. It may be more glaring there because the groups are so distinct socially; but it doesn't let up as you get older. There's pressure in any business to choose a safe project, to go with the group. In corporations, there's pressure to be seen with the right people; to eat in the right restaurants; at all ... See more »

Trivia:

Son of Murray Deutch. See more »

Trademark:

Close up shots of character's shoes, usually donning Converse sneakers See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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