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Jim Simpson was born on February 21, 1956 in Hawaii, USA as James Simpson. He is a director and actor, known for Event Horizon (1997), Spice World (1997) and The Guys (2002). He has been married to Sigourney Weaver since October 1, 1984. They have one child. See full bio »

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Known For

Event Horizon Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Spice World Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
The Guys Director


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 2002 The Guys
 1990 Tales from the Crypt (TV Series) (1 episode)
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 2002 The Guys
Joan's Husband
 1987 West Is West
Man in house
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 1997 Spice World (assistant director)
 1997 Event Horizon (assistant director)
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 1997 Event Horizon (set production assistant)
 1987 West Is West (production assistant)
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 2002 The Guys (screenplay)
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 2003 Maxim Uncovered! Vol. 1 (Video short) (camera operator)
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 2003 Ultimate Gretzky (Video documentary)
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 2008 Alien Love Triangle (Short) (editor trainee)
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 2010 The Flea Theater: A Portrait (Documentary short)
 1986-2008 Working in the Theatre (TV Series documentary)
Self - Artistic Director / Self
- Off-Broadway Companies (2008) ... Self - Artistic Director
- Playwright & Director (1986) ... Self
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 2017 Talking Pictures (TV Series documentary)
- Barry Norman (2017) ... Self (uncredited)

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: Directed "Oh, the Humanity and Other Exclamations" plays by Will Eno (The Flea, New York City, New York, USA). See more »

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Son-in-law of Sylvester L. Weaver Jr. and Elizabeth Inglis. See more »

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