Hot Sheet May 2008


Jenova Chen '06 and Kellee Santiago, '06
Co-founded ThatGameCompany, which the games division of Sony Electronics signed to a three-game deal.

Caleb Deschanel
Will receive an honorary doctorate of fine arts from the American Film Institute.

Breck Eisner '95
Is attached to direct the live-action film Flash Gordon.

Kevin Feige '95
Has been promoted to president of Marvel Studios.

Grant Heslov '86
Will direct Men Who Stare at Goats, starring George Clooney.

Jonathan Glickman '93
Will produce Vandals for Spyglass Entertainment.

Jeannett Hill-Yonis '87
Is the production attorney on the upcoming film Inkheart.

Sejung Kim '01 B.A. Production and Sterling Sheehy '01
Co-wrote Vanguard Animation's Everyone Knows What a Dragon Looks Like.

David Kramer '92
Has been named to the board of directors for United Talent Agency.

Laurent Martini '00
Has had the story of his band Live Evil optioned by director Mike Maguire. The script will be based on a musical the band wrote entitled The Heavy Metal Playground.

Jen McGowan '05
Directed the short film Confessions of a Late Bloomer.

Doug Miro '97
Wrote the script for Prince of Persia for Disney, which will star Jake Gyllenhaal.

Neal Moritz '85
Will be producing the young-adult series Goosebumps for Columbia Pictures. the modern-day adaptation of 21 Jump Street, and the live-action film Flash Gordon.

Jed Mortensen '93
Produced the indie feature Woodshop, starring Jesse Ventura.

Eric Newman '96
Will produce the adaptation of Robert Ludlum's The Sigma Protocol for Universal.

Kyle Ruddick '03
of Eyestorm Productions won two Telly Awards for the theatrical commercial titled THX Amazing Life.

Mike Saksa '92
Was elevated to executive vice-president and general manager of Warner Home Video.

Jeff Wadlow '01
Will direct The Eternals, a preemptively bought pitch from CBS Films.

Films and TV Shows

Indiana Jones
George Lucas '66, Executive Producer/Writer;
Ben Burtt '75, Sound Designer.

Brian Grazer '74, Producer;
Ron Howard, Producer;
Jim Whitaker '94, Executive Producer.

Made of Honor
Neal H. Moritz '85, Producer.

The Strangers
Kevin Greutert '88, Editor.

What Happens in Vegas
Dana Fox '00, Writer;
Shawn Levy '94, Producer

Gabe Sachs '84, Executive Producer/Writer.

Bryan Burk '91, Executive Producer.

Harper's Island
Jon Turteltaub '88, Executive Producer.

Knight Rider
Doug Liman, Executive Producer.

Life on Mars
Bob Breech '81, Executive Producer.