Grant Heslov


Grant Heslov (born May 15, 1963) is an American actor, film
producer, screenwriter and director. His acting credits include films
like True Lies, Dante's Peak, Enemy of the State, The Scorpion King
and Good Night, and Good Luck. and several credits in TV series
(Family Ties, L.A. Law, Catch Me If You Can, the 1989 directorial
debut by Stephen Sommers, Matlock, Sleeper Cell). He also appeared in
Congo as the hapless assistant Richard and in Black Sheep as a cop,
who is a friend to Mike Donnelly (played by Chris Farley).
Heslov was born in Los Angeles, California, into a Jewish family
and was raised in the Palos Verdes area of Los Angeles. He attended
Palos Verdes High School, the University of Southern California (USC)
along with friend Tate Donovan. He is a member of Phi Kappa Psi.
He was the Academy Award-nominated producer and screenwriter of
Good Night, and Good Luck. Together with George Clooney, he was also
nominated for an Oscar for Best Original Screenplay. Heslov also
appears in the film as Don Hewitt, the director of the TV series See
It Now, around which the movie is centered. In August 2006, he and
George Clooney started a movie company, Smoke House.
Heslov is currently writing screenplays with his business partner
George Clooney. He has also recently directed a screen adaptation of
The Men Who Stare At Goats starring Clooney, Ewan McGregor and Kevin
Spacey.
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Grant Heslov

Birthdate: 15th May, 1963
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

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