Grant Heslov

15 May 1963

Actor, Producer, Writer, Director

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.

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Filmography (22 titles)

(movie, 2017)
···Suburbicon
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Role: Producer, Writer
(movie, 2015)
···Our Brand Is Crisis
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Producer
(movie, 2014)
···The Monuments Men
Genre: War, Drama, History, Action
Role: Actor, Producer, Writer
(movie, 2013)
···August: Osage County
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Producer
(movie, 2012)
···Argo
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Producer
(movie, 2011)
8.0The Ides of March
Genre: Drama
Role: Producer, Writer
(movie, 2010)
···The American
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Producer
(movie, 2009)
···The Men Who Stare at Goats
Genre: Comedy, War
Role: Director
(movie, 2008)
···Leatherheads
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Producer
(movie, 2005)
···Good Night, and Good Luck.
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor, Producer, Writer
(movie, 2003)
···Intolerable Cruelty
Genre: Comedy
Role: Producer
(movie, 2002)
···The Scorpion King
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Adventure, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Arpid)
(movie, 2002)
···Par 6
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 2000)
···Fail Safe
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Jimmy)
(movie, 1998)
···Enemy of the State
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Lenny)
(movie, 1997)
···Dante's Peak
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Greg)
(movie, 1996)
···The Birdcage
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as National Enquirer Photographer)
(movie, 1996)
···Black Sheep
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Robbie Mieghem)
(movie, 1995)
···Congo
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Richard)
(movie, 1994)
···True Lies
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Faisil)
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Mason)
(movie, 1989)
···Catch Me If You Can
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Nevil)