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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia 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. Description above from the Wikipedia article Grant Heslov,

licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia 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. Description above from the Wikipedia article Grant Heslov,

licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 49

Birthday 1963-05-15

Place of Birth Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2018 In The Tracks Of - Alexandre Desplat as Himself
2014 The Monuments Men as Doctor
2007 To Each His Own Cinema
2005 Good Night, and Good Luck. as Don Hewitt
2005 The Big Empty as Doctor
2005 American Dad! (1 episode)
2002 The Scorpion King as Arpid
2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (1 episode)
2000 The Huntress (1 episode)
2000 Fail Safe as Jimmy
1999 Clubland as Matt
1998 Enemy of the State as Lenny
1997 Dante's Peak as Greg
1996 The Birdcage as National Enquirer Photographer
1996 Black Sheep as Robbie Mieghem
1995 Congo as Richard
1994 Touched by an Angel (1 episode)
1994 True Lies as Faisil
1993 The X-Files (1 episode)
1992 Revenge of the Nerds III: The Next Generation as Mason
1989 Catch Me If You Can as Nevil
1989 Dangerous Curves as Wally Wilder
1989 Baywatch (1 episode) as Buddy T. Semple
1988 License to Drive as Karl
1987 Beverly Hills Buntz (1 episode)
1987 thirtysomething (1 episode)
1987 21 Jump Street (1 episode)
1986 L.A. Law (2 episodes)
1985 The Twilight Zone (1 episode)
1985 The Journey of Natty Gann as Parker's Gang
1982 Family Ties (1 episode)
1982 Joanie Loves Chachi (1 episode)
1979 The Facts of Life (1 episode)
1974 Happy Days (1 episode)

Production

2019 Catch-22 (6 episodes)Executive Producer
2017 Suburbicon Producer
2015 Our Brand Is Crisis Producer
2014 The Monuments Men Producer
2013 August: Osage County Producer
2012 Argo Producer
2011 The Ides of March Producer
2010 The American Producer
2010 Memphis Beat (20 episodes)Producer
2009 The Men Who Stare at Goats Producer
2009 Playground Executive Producer
2008 Leatherheads Producer
2005 Good Night, and Good Luck. Producer
2005 Unscripted (10 episodes)Producer
2003 Intolerable Cruelty Producer

Writing

2017 Suburbicon Writer
2014 The Monuments Men Screenplay
2011 The Ides of March Screenplay
2005 Good Night, and Good Luck. Screenplay

Directing

2009 The Men Who Stare at Goats Director
2005 Unscripted (5 episodes)Director
2002 Par 6 Director
2000 Even Stevens (1 episode)Director

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