Steven Brill Biography
Steven Brill, an American actor, film producer, director, and screenwriter, is known for directing and co-writing Little Nicky (2000) and directing Mr. Deeds (2002), Without A Paddle (2004), Heavyweights (1995), and Drillbit Taylor.
Born on May 27, 1962, in Utica, New York, Steven Brill studied film, theater, and acting at Boston University. He learned from poet Derek Walcott and worked alongside Marc Maron in screenwriting and stand-up comedy. Brill counts Adam Sandler among his close friends and is married to author Ruthanna Hopper.
In addition to writing and directing, Steven Brill has also acted in a wide range of films, including “Sex, Lies, and Videotape,” “Postcards from the Edge,” “Edward Scissorhands,” “Batman Returns,” “When a Man Loves a Woman,” “The Wedding Singer,” “Big Daddy,” and “Knocked Up.”
Born: August 22, 1950 (age 66), United States of America
Education: Deerfield Academy, Yale Law School, Yale University
Organizations founded: truTV, ALM
Production company: truTV