Biography

​A dual citizen of Canada and the USA, David DeCoteau has worked professionally in the movie business since he was 18 years old. He got his start through a generous offer from movie legend Roger Corman, who hired him in 1980 as a production assistant at New World Pictures. In 1986, DeCoteau directed and produced his first feature film for another generous film legend, Charles Band. DeCoteau has gone on to produce and direct more than fifty motion pictures over the past twenty years. His passion lies in the creation of popular genre programming made for world consumption. DeCoteau's experience in creating content in countries all over the world makes him a proven choice for exceptionally challenging movie projects. He resides in British Columbia, Canada and Hollywood, California.

​A dual citizen of Canada and the USA, David DeCoteau has worked professionally in the movie business since he was 18 years old. He got his start through a generous offer from movie legend Roger Corman, who hired him in 1980 as a production assistant at New World Pictures. In 1986, DeCoteau directed and produced his first feature film for another generous film legend, Charles Band. DeCoteau has gone on to produce and direct more than fifty motion pictures over the past twenty years. His passion lies in the creation of popular genre programming made for world consumption. DeCoteau's experience in creating content in countries all over the world makes him a proven choice for exceptionally challenging movie projects. He resides in British Columbia, Canada and Hollywood, California.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 169

Birthday 1962-01-05

Place of Birth Portland, Oregon, USA

Official Site http://rapidheart.com

Also Known As

  • Jack Reed
  • Joseph Tennent
  • David McCabe
  • David DeCouteau
  • Ellen Cabot
  • Mary Crawford
  • David Doe
  • Kathy Logan
  • David De Coteau

Directing TV ShowsMovies

2020 Sorority Babes in the Slimeball Bowl-O-Rama 2 Director
2019 The Wrong Cheerleader Director
2019 The Wrong Tutor Director
2019 The Wrong Boy Next Door Director
2019 The Wrong Stepmother Director
2019 The Wrong Mommy Director
2018 The Wrong Teacher Director
2018 My Mother's Stalker Director
2018 The Wrong Friend Director
2018 Psycho Sideshow: Demon Freaks Director
2018 The Wrong Cruise Director
2017 The Wrong Man Director
2017 My Christmas Grandpa Director
2017 A Christmas Cruise Director
2017 A Royal Christmas Ball Director
2017 Runaway Christmas Bride Director
2017 Delivering Christmas Director
2017 Femaliens: Seduction of the Species Director
2017 The Wrong Crush Director
2017 The Wrong Student Director
2017 Deadly Lessons Director
2017 Witness Protection Director
2017 Swamp Freak Director
2016 A Husband for Christmas Director
2016 Bloody Blacksmith Director
2016 Asian Ghost Story Director
2016 Evil Exhumed Director
2016 The Wrong Child Director
2016 666: Teen Warlock Director
2016 The Wrong Roommate Director
2015 Sorority Slaughterhouse Director
2015 90210 Shark Attack Director
2014 3 Scream Queens Director
2014 Bigfoot vs. D.B. Cooper Director
2014 Doc Holliday's Revenge Director
2014 Knock 'em Dead Director
2014 666: Devilish Charm Director
2014 666: Kreepy Kerry Director
2014 3 Wicked Witches Director
2013 Bonnie & Clyde: Justified Director
2013 My Stepbrother Is a Vampire!?! Director
2013 A Talking Pony!?! Director
2013 Badass Showdown Director
2013 An Easter Bunny Puppy Director
2013 A Talking Cat!?! Director
2013 Hansel & Gretel: Warriors of Witchcraft Director
2012 Santa's Summer House Director
2012 Christmas Spirit Director
2012 Immortal Kiss: Queen of the Night Director
2012 A Halloween Puppy Director
2012 2: Voodoo Academy Director
2012 1313: Frankenqueen Director
2012 1313: Night of the Widow Director
2012 1313: Hercules Unbound! Director
2012 1313: Bermuda Triangle Director
2012 1313: UFO Invasion Director
2012 Snow White: A Deadly Summer Director
2012 1313: Cougar Cult Director
2012 1313: Bigfoot Island Director
2012 1313: Billy the Kid Director
2011 1313: Boy Crazies Director
2011 1313: Wicked Stepbrother Director
2011 1313: Actor Slash Model Director
2011 1313: Haunted Frat Director
2011 1313: Giant Killer Bees! Director
2011 1313: Nightmare Mansion Director
2010 Body Blow Director
2010 Puppet Master: Axis of Evil Director
2009 The Invisible Chronicles Director
2009 Nightfall Director
2009 The Pit and the Pendulum Director
2009 Stem Cell Director
2009 Alien Presence Director
2009 The Brotherhood VI: Initiation Director
2009 The Brotherhood V: Alumni Director
2008 House of Usher Director
2008 Playing with Fire Director
2007 The Raven Director
2007 Grizzly Rage Director
2006 Beastly Boyz Director
2005 Witches of the Caribbean Director
2005 The Brotherhood IV: the Complex Director
2005 Killer Bash Director
2005 Possessed Director
2004 The Sisterhood Director
2004 Tomb of Terror Director
2004 Ring of Darkness Director
2004 Horrific Director
2003 Speed Demon Director
2003 Leeches! Director
2003 The Brotherhood III: Young Demons Director
2002 Wolves of Wall Street Director
2002 The Frightening Director
2001 The Brotherhood 2: Young Warlocks Director
2001 Final Stab Director
2001 The Brotherhood Director
2000 Prison of the Dead Director
2000 Voodoo Academy Director
2000 Frankenstein & the Werewolf Reborn! Director
1999 Retro Puppet Master Director
1999 Totem Director
1999 Witchouse Director
1999 Ancient Evil: Scream of the Mummy Director
1999 Alien Arsenal Director
1999 The Killer Eye Director
1998 Talisman Director
1998 Curse of the Puppet Master Director
1998 Shrieker Director
1998 Leather Jacket Love Story Director
1998 Frankenstein Reborn! Director
1997 Lurid Tales: The Castle Queen Director
1997 Absolution Director
1997 Skeletons Director
1996 Petticoat Planet Director
1996 Prey of the Jaguar Director
1996 Bikini Goddesses Director
1995 Beach Babes 2: Cave Girl Island Director
1995 Blonde Heaven Director
1995 Prehysteria! 3 Director
1994 Young Blood, Fresh Meat Director
1994 Virgin Hunters Director
1993 Beach Babes from Beyond Director
1993 Naked Instinct Director
1991 Puppet Master III: Toulon's Revenge Director
1990 The Girl I Want Director
1989 Murder Weapon Director
1989 Dr. Alien Director
1989 Deadly Embrace Director
1989 American Rampage Director
1988 Lady Avenger Director
1988 Nightmare Sisters Director
1988 Sorority Babes in the Slimeball Bowl-O-Rama Director
1987 Creepozoids Director
1986 Dreamaniac Director

Production

2019 The Wrong Cheerleader Producer
2019 The Wrong Stepmother Producer
2017 The Wrong Student Executive Producer
2017 Swamp Freak Executive Producer
2016 A Husband for Christmas Producer
2016 Bloody Blacksmith Executive Producer
2016 Evil Exhumed Producer Executive Producer
2016 Asian Ghost Story Executive Producer
2016 666: Teen Warlock Producer
2015 Sorority Slaughterhouse Producer
2015 90210 Shark Attack Producer
2014 3 Scream Queens Producer
2014 Bigfoot vs. D.B. Cooper Producer Executive Producer
2014 Doc Holliday's Revenge Producer
2014 666: Kreepy Kerry Producer
2013 My Stepbrother Is a Vampire!?! Producer
2013 A Talking Pony!?! Producer
2013 An Easter Bunny Puppy Producer
2013 A Talking Cat!?! Producer
2012 Christmas Spirit Producer
2012 Immortal Kiss: Queen of the Night Producer
2012 A Halloween Puppy Producer
2012 1313: Frankenqueen Producer
2012 1313: Bermuda Triangle Producer
2012 1313: UFO Invasion Producer
2012 1313: Cougar Cult Producer
2012 1313: Bigfoot Island Producer
2012 1313: Billy the Kid Producer
2011 1313: Boy Crazies Producer
2011 1313: Wicked Stepbrother Producer
2011 1313: Actor Slash Model Producer
2011 1313: Haunted Frat Producer
2011 1313: Nightmare Mansion Producer
2009 The Pit and the Pendulum Producer
2009 The Brotherhood VI: Initiation Producer
2008 House of Usher Producer
2007 The Raven Producer
2006 Beastly Boyz Producer
2003 Speed Demon Producer
2003 Leeches! Producer
2003 The Brotherhood III: Young Demons Producer
2002 The Frightening Producer
2001 The Brotherhood Producer
1996 Petticoat Planet Producer
1996 Not Again! Executive Producer
1995 Beach Babes 2: Cave Girl Island Executive Producer
1993 Naked Instinct Executive Producer
1992 Humanoids from Atlantis Executive Producer
1992 Redneck County Fever Executive Producer
1992 Reanimator Academy Executive Producer
1992 Nightmare Asylum Executive Producer
1991 Puppet Master III: Toulon's Revenge Producer
1991 Beasties Executive Producer
1991 Steel and Lace Producer
1991 Shock Cinema: Volume Four Executive Producer
1990 The Girl I Want Executive Producer
1990 Puppet Master II Producer
1990 Crash and Burn Production Manager Producer
1990 Linnea Quigley's Horror Workout Executive Producer
1989 Robot Ninja Executive Producer
1989 Zombie Rampage Executive Producer
1989 Ghetto Blaster Producer
1989 Assault of the Party Nerds Executive Producer
1988 Lady Avenger Producer
1988 Nightmare Sisters Producer
1988 Assault of the Killer Bimbos Producer
1987 Creepozoids Associate Producer Producer
1986 Dreamaniac Producer

Camera

2015 Sorority Slaughterhouse Director of Photography
2015 90210 Shark Attack Director of Photography
2014 3 Scream Queens Director of Photography
2014 Bigfoot vs. D.B. Cooper Director of Photography
2014 666: Kreepy Kerry Director of Photography
2013 My Stepbrother Is a Vampire!?! Director of Photography
2013 A Talking Pony!?! Director of Photography
2013 A Talking Cat!?! Director of Photography
2012 Immortal Kiss: Queen of the Night Director of Photography
2012 A Halloween Puppy Director of Photography
2012 2: Voodoo Academy Director of Photography
2012 1313: Frankenqueen Director of Photography
2012 1313: Bermuda Triangle Director of Photography
2012 1313: UFO Invasion Director of Photography
2012 1313: Bigfoot Island Director of Photography
2012 1313: Cougar Cult Director of Photography
2012 1313: Billy the Kid Director of Photography
2011 1313: Boy Crazies Director of Photography
2011 1313: Wicked Stepbrother Director of Photography
2011 1313: Actor Slash Model Director of Photography
2011 1313: Haunted Frat Director of Photography
2011 1313: Nightmare Mansion Director of Photography

Writing

2017 Swamp Freak Writer
2016 Bloody Blacksmith Writer
2016 Evil Exhumed Writer
2016 Asian Ghost Story Writer
2016 666: Teen Warlock Story
2014 Bigfoot vs. D.B. Cooper Story Writer
2012 1313: Frankenqueen Writer
2012 1313: Night of the Widow Writer
2012 1313: Cougar Cult Writer
2012 1313: Bigfoot Island Story
2007 The Raven Story
2006 Beastly Boyz Story
2003 Speed Demon Story
2003 The Brotherhood III: Young Demons Story
2001 The Brotherhood 2: Young Warlocks Story
2001 Final Stab Story
1998 Leather Jacket Love Story Writer
1992 Chickboxer Story
1987 Creepozoids Writer

Acting

Celluloid Wizards in the Video Wasteland: The Saga of Empire Pictures as Himself
2019 Deadly Ten: Meet the Directors as Himself
2018 Purgatory: Entering John Carpenter's 'Escape From New York' as Himself
2017 Puppet Master: Axis Termination as Flamboyant Nazi #1
2017 The Disaster Artist as Himself (uncredited)
2017 VHS Lives: A Schlockumentary as Himself
2014 Trophy Heads as Juicy Stand Customer
2013 I Am Divine as Himself
2011 Screaming in High Heels: The Rise & Fall of the Scream Queen Era as Himself
2008 Gingerdead Man 2: Passion of the Crust as Himself
1998 Hollywood Mortuary as Himself
1998 Creaturealm: From the Dead as Himself
1996 100 Years of Horror: Scream Queens as Himself
1992 Invasion of the Scream Queens as Himself
1991 Zombie Cop as Guy driving car
1991 Shock Cinema: Volume One as Himself
1991 Shock Cinema: Volume Four as Himself / Director
1989 Robot Ninja as Russ Mazzola

Crew

2017 Deadly Lessons Cinematography
2017 Swamp Freak Cinematography
2016 Bloody Blacksmith Cinematography
2005 Possessed Creator
1993 The Witching Thanks
1989 American Rampage Additional Writing
1985 Tuff Turf Craft Service

Sound

2001 The Brotherhood Foley Artist

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