Biography

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Jonathan Benjamin "Jon" Hurwitz (born November 15, 1977) is an American screenwriter. He is a graduate of the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania as well as an alumnus of Randolph High School.

Jon Hurwitz, with Hayden Schlossberg, wrote Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle and wrote/directed Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay. They first met and became friends in high school in Randolph, NJ, and sold their first script "Filthy" to MGM while seniors in college. Hurwitz was studying finance at the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School of Business and Schlossberg a history major at the University of Chicago with plans of attending law school. Upon selling "Filthy", they moved to Hollywood to begin their career in the entertainment industry.

Hurwitz and Schlossberg's next project is a relaunch of the American Pie franchise, which they will be writing and directing. In addition, they have several projects in development such as Grandma vs. Grandma, which they scripted for Paramount Pictures, and 21 Shots, which they are producing with Montecito Pictures.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Jon Hurwitz, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Jonathan Benjamin "Jon" Hurwitz (born November 15, 1977) is an American screenwriter. He is a graduate of the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania as well as an alumnus of Randolph High School.

Jon Hurwitz, with Hayden Schlossberg, wrote Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle and wrote/directed Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay. They first met and became friends in high school in Randolph, NJ, and sold their first script "Filthy" to MGM while seniors in college. Hurwitz was studying finance at the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School of Business and Schlossberg a history major at the University of Chicago with plans of attending law school. Upon selling "Filthy", they moved to Hollywood to begin their career in the entertainment industry.

Hurwitz and Schlossberg's next project is a relaunch of the American Pie franchise, which they will be writing and directing. In addition, they have several projects in development such as Grandma vs. Grandma, which they scripted for Paramount Pictures, and 21 Shots, which they are producing with Montecito Pictures.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Jon Hurwitz, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Writing

Gender Male

Known Credits 9

Birthday 1977-11-15

Place of Birth -

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Джон Харвитц

Writing TV ShowsMovies

American Pie 5 Writer
2018 Cobra Kai (2 episodes)Writer
2011 A Very Harold & Kumar Christmas Writer
2008 Harold & Kumar Go to Amsterdam Writer
2008 Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay Screenplay
2004 Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle Screenplay

Directing

American Pie 5 Director
2018 Cobra Kai (2 episodes)Director
2012 American Reunion Director
2008 Harold & Kumar Go to Amsterdam Director
2008 Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay Director

Production

Obliterated (1 episode)Executive Producer
2018 Blockers Producer

Creator

Obliterated Creator

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