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Jay Russell (I)


Best known for Directing critically acclaimed, audience pleasing fare, filmmaker Jay Russell has an impressive track record of telling compelling stories with emotional resonance. Russell got his first break at the age of 19, filming a series of commercials for the Arkansas Parks and Tourism division. Like his boss at the time, Governor Bill ... See full bio »

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Mon, Jun 27 5:08 PM PDT on HBOF (514)
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Known For

My Dog Skip Director
(2000)
Ladder 49 Director
(2004)
Tuck Everlasting Director
(2002)
The Water Horse Director
(2007)

Filmography

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 2014 One Christmas Eve (TV Movie)
 2004 Ladder 49
 2000 My Dog Skip
 1996 Great Drives (TV Mini Series documentary) (episode four, episode one)
 1993 Case Closed (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Episode #1.4 (1993)
 1990 America's Most Wanted: America Fights Back (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Coates/Aylor (1990)
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Other Works:

"Highway 93" PBS special, 1996 See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | See more »

Official Sites:

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Spouse:

Lee Cunningham
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Trivia:

First job: Directed parks and tourism commercials for the state of Arkansas. Boss: Bill Clinton. See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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