Biography

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Mark Stephen Waters (born June 30, 1964) is an American film director and producer. Waters is perhaps best known for directing Just Like Heaven, Freaky Friday, and Mean Girls, and producing 500 Days of Summer.

He is the brother of screenwriter Daniel Waters and has been married to actress Dina Spybey since 2000. He is a graduate of the American Film Institute and as of September 2006 has a development deal with Paramount pictures. He directed The Spiderwick Chronicles, filming in Montreal in the fall of 2006. In 2008 he shot "Ghosts of Girlfriends Past" in Boston. He has a daughter named Zoe.

Waters was one of the 120 invitees to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in 2006.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Mark Waters (director), licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Mark Stephen Waters (born June 30, 1964) is an American film director and producer. Waters is perhaps best known for directing Just Like Heaven, Freaky Friday, and Mean Girls, and producing 500 Days of Summer.

He is the brother of screenwriter Daniel Waters and has been married to actress Dina Spybey since 2000. He is a graduate of the American Film Institute and as of September 2006 has a development deal with Paramount pictures. He directed The Spiderwick Chronicles, filming in Montreal in the fall of 2006. In 2008 he shot "Ghosts of Girlfriends Past" in Boston. He has a daughter named Zoe.

Waters was one of the 120 invitees to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in 2006.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Mark Waters (director), licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 18

Birthday 1964-06-30

Place of Birth Wyandotte, Michigan, USA

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Mark S. Waters

Directing TV ShowsMovies

Catfight Director
2020 Magic Camp Director
2016 Bad Santa 2 Director
2015 Salem Rogers Director
2014 Vampire Academy Director
2013 Witches of East End (1 episode)Director
2012 Made in Jersey (1 episode)Director
2011 Mr. Popper's Penguins Director
2009 Ghosts of Girlfriends Past Director
2008 The Spiderwick Chronicles Director
2005 Just Like Heaven Director
2004 Mean Girls Director
2003 Freaky Friday Director
2002 Warning: Parental Advisory Director
2001 Head Over Heels Director
1997 The House of Yes Director

Production

2016 Bad Santa 2 Producer
2014 Vampire Academy Executive Producer
2012 Made in Jersey (8 episodes)Executive Producer
2011 Mr. Popper's Penguins Executive Producer
2009 (500) Days of Summer Producer

Acting

2007 On the Lot (1 episode)

Writing

1997 The House of Yes Writer

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