Stephen Herek

10 Nov 1958

Director, Writer

Stephen Robert Herek (born November 10, 1958) is an American film director.

Herek was born in San Antonio, Texas. He attended the University of Texas at Austin. His career as film director took off in 1986 with Critters followed by Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure where he worked with Keanu Reeves in 1989. He directed Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead in 1991, followed by The Mighty Ducks in 1992, The Three Musketeers in 1993, Mr. Holland's Opus in 1995 and 101 Dalmatians in 1996.

Herek also directed the 2001 movie Rock Star, a film about a rockstar wannabe and the evolution of a fictional rock group Steel Dragon mimicking that of Judas Priest. The film starred Mark Wahlberg and Jennifer Aniston, and was produced by George Clooney.


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Filmography (20 titles)

(movie, 2015)
···Coat Of Many Colors
Genre: Drama, TV Movie
Role: Director
Genre: Drama, TV Movie
Role: Director
(movie, 2011)
···The Chaperone
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Role: Director
(movie, 2010)
···The Cutting Edge: Fire & Ice
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Director
(movie, 2009)
···Into the Blue 2: The Reef
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Role: Director
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Role: Director
(movie, 2008)
···Picture This
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Family
Role: Director
(movie, 2005)
···Man of the House
Genre: Action, Comedy
Role: Director
(movie, 2002)
···Life or Something Like It
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Director
(movie, 2001)
···Rock Star
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Role: Director
(movie, 1998)
···Holy Man
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1996)
···101 Dalmatians
Genre: Comedy, Family
Role: Director
(movie, 1995)
···Mr. Holland's Opus
Genre: Drama, Family
Role: Director
(movie, 1993)
···The Three Musketeers
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Role: Director
(movie, 1992)
···The Mighty Ducks
Genre: Comedy, Family
Role: Director
Genre: Comedy, Family
Role: Director
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Science Fiction
Role: Director
(movie, 1989)
···The Gifted One
Genre: Fantasy
Role: Director
(movie, 1986)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Science Fiction
Role: Director, Writer