Brett Ratner

Biography

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Brett Ratner was born on March 28, 1969 in Miami Beach, Florida. Ratner attended high school in Israel and is a 1990 graduate of New York University. He cites the 1980 film Raging Bull as his inspiration to enter the world of film. Ratner directed several music videos and one movie, the 1997 action comedy Money Talks, before reaching commercial success with the action-comedy Rush Hour (1998), starring Jackie Chan and Chris Tucker, both of whom reunited with Ratner for two sequels, Rush Hour 2 (2001) and Rush Hour 3 (2007). Ratner was under consideration to direct X-Men (2000) and Superman Returns (2006), although both were eventually directed by Bryan Singer. After Singer left the X-Men franchise to direct Superman Returns, Ratner became director of X-Men: The Last Stand (2006). He was also a producer on the Fox drama, Prison Break and edited the English version of the Indian movie Kites starring Hrithik Roshan and Barbara Mori. As of 2011, Ratner’s upcoming projects include; Beverly Hills Cop IV and Snow White (a Gothic tale based on the screenplay The Brothers Grimm: Snow White.)

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Brett Ratner was born on March 28, 1969 in Miami Beach, Florida. Ratner attended high school in Israel and is a 1990 graduate of New York University. He cites the 1980 film Raging Bull as his inspiration to enter the world of film. Ratner directed several music videos and one movie, the 1997 action comedy Money Talks, before reaching commercial success with the action-comedy Rush Hour (1998), starring Jackie Chan and Chris Tucker, both of whom reunited with Ratner for two sequels, Rush Hour 2 (2001) and Rush Hour 3 (2007). Ratner was under consideration to direct X-Men (2000) and Superman Returns (2006), although both were eventually directed by Bryan Singer. After Singer left the X-Men franchise to direct Superman Returns, Ratner became director of X-Men: The Last Stand (2006). He was also a producer on the Fox drama, Prison Break and edited the English version of the Indian movie Kites starring Hrithik Roshan and Barbara Mori. As of 2011, Ratner’s upcoming projects include; Beverly Hills Cop IV and Snow White (a Gothic tale based on the screenplay The Brothers Grimm: Snow White.)

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Personal Info

Gender -

Known Credits 52

Birthday 1969-03-28

Place of Birth Miami, Florida, US

Adult Actor False

Official Site http://www.brettratner.com/

Also Known As

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Known For

Production TV ShowsMovies

2016 Rules Don't Apply … Producer
2016 S is for Stanley … Producer
2016 Rush Hour(13 episodes) … Executive Producer
2015 I Saw the Light … Producer
2015 Black Mass … Executive Producer
2015 By Sidney Lumet … Executive Producer
2015 Scorsese's Goodfellas … Producer
2014 The Water Diviner … Executive Producer
2014 Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films … Producer
2014 Hercules … Producer
2014 Night Will Fall … Producer
2012 Mirror Mirror … Producer
2011 Woody Allen: A Documentary … Executive Producer
2011 Horrible Bosses … Producer
2011 CHAOS(24 episodes) … Producer
2010 Skyline … Executive Producer
2010 Mother's Day … Producer
2009 I Knew It Was You: Rediscovering John Cazale … Producer
2008 21 … Executive Producer
2007 Women's Murder Club(14 episodes) … Producer
2006 End Game … Executive Producer
2006 Running Scared … Producer
2005 Santa's Slay … Producer
2005 Prison Break(91 episodes) … Producer
1986 American Masters(0 episodes) … Executive Producer
1900 Cop House(0 episodes) … Producer

Directing

2015 Breakthrough(1 episode) … Director
2014 Hercules … Director
2014 Mysteries of the Rimet Trophy … Director
2013 Movie 43 … Director
2011 Tower Heist … Director
2011 CHAOS(3 episodes) … Director
2008 New York, I Love You … Director
2007 Rush Hour 3 … Director
2006 X-Men: The Last Stand … Director
2005 Prison Break(1 episode) … Director
2004 After the Sunset … Director
2002 Red Dragon … Director
2001 Rush Hour 2 … Director
2000 The Family Man … Director
1999 Making the Video(1 episode) … Director
1998 Rush Hour … Director
1997 Money Talks … Director
1990 Whatever Happened to Mason Reese … Director
1900 Evil Luke Lee … Director

Acting

2012 Eddie Murphy: One Night Only as Himself
2011 The Greatest Movie Ever Sold as Himself
2011 Corman's World: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel as himself
2010 With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story as Himself
2007 On the Lot(1 episode)
2004 Entourage(1 episode)
2003 Jimmy Kimmel Live!(1 episode)
2002 Jackie Chan: Fast, Funny and Furious as himself
1999 Black and White as Brett Ratner
1983 Scarface as Boy Lying on Raft in Pool (uncredited)

Writing

1990 Whatever Happened to Mason Reese … Writer

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