Tom Shadyac

11 Dec 1958

Director, Producer, Writer

Thomas Peter "Tom" Shadyac (born December 11, 1958) is an American comedian, director, screenwriter, and producer. Although Shadyac had been the youngest joke-writer ever for comedian Bob Hope,[1] he is widely known for writing and directing the films Ace Ventura: Pet Detective, The Nutty Professor, Liar Liar, Bruce Almighty, and I Am. He is an adjunct professor of communication and teaches screenwriting at Pepperdine University's Seaver College.


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Filmography (11 titles)

(movie, 2019)
···Brian Banks
Genre: Drama
Role: Director
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Producer
(movie, 2007)
···Evan Almighty
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy, Family
Role: Director, Producer
(movie, 2003)
···Bruce Almighty
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy
Role: Director, Producer
(movie, 2002)
Genre: Drama
Role: Director, Producer
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy, Romance, Science Fiction
Role: Producer
(movie, 1998)
···Patch Adams
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1997)
···Liar Liar
Genre: Comedy
Role: Director
(movie, 1996)
···The Nutty Professor
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Romance
Role: Director, Writer
(movie, 1994)
···Ace Ventura: Pet Detective
Genre: Comedy, Mystery
Role: Director, Writer
Genre: Comedy, Science Fiction
Role: Director