Born in Africa – Made in America!
Kevin’s film career began in the late ’90s for Roger Corman. In 1998, he Directed “Bug Night,” an 84-minute feature film done in one continuous- take. Breaking all records, including Alfred Hitchcock’s “Rope,” placing him in the GUINNESS BOOK OF WORLD RECORDS 2002.
That year Kevin joined Steven Spielberg’s new Film Studio, DreamWorks SKG. Kevin continued as Producer/Director on the Independent films “SOAP”, “The Story of Jack & Jill” and Award-Winning “Abundant Life”. He directed the commercial “Urban Rags” active sports-ware, which aired on MTV, VH1, ESPN, and FOX Sports News for nine months. Kevin Directed a 35mm Short Film, “Hot Rush”, with cameos by Claudia Christian, Brenda Bakke (The Chase) and Jason (Jay) Mewes (Clerks, Chasing Amy, Mall Rats, Dogma, Jay and Bob’s Amazing Adventure), and which was accepted into the 2002 DreamWorks SKG Film Festival. A Super 16mm Short Film “Yuri & Me” followed, that was an entry into the 2003 DreamWorks SKG Film Festival, and along with a 24P film also Directed by Kevin called “Tagged.”
Kevin spent eight months in Editorial on director John Moore’s, “Flight of the Phoenix” (20th Century Fox) starring Dennis Quaid and Tyrese Gibson (Transformers).
Additional credits include: Avatar, Saving Private Ryan, What Lies Beneath, The Ring, Castaway, The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor, Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, Rush Hour 3, The Terminal, Gladiator, The Haunting, AI: Artificial Intelligence, Minority Report, and more.
Kevin’s latest release, “Be+Do=Have” is a self-help, motivational pocketbook for success. His mantra: “Your purpose is to live life like a hero using your extraordinary power to overcome the laws of nature.”
Available in August 2020
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