Jonathan Kaplan

25 Nov 1947

Director, Actor, Writer

Jonathan Kaplan (born November 25, 1947) is an American film producer and director.

Kaplan was born in Paris, France. He is the son of film composer Sol Kaplan and actress Frances Heflin; the nephew of actor Van Heflin. He is the brother of actresses Nora Heflin and Mady Kaplan. His film The Accused (1988), earned actress Jodie Foster her first Oscar for Best Actress and was nominated for the Golden Bear at the 39th Berlin International Film Festival. Kaplan received 5 Emmy nominations for his roles directing and producing ER.

Kaplan directed Rod Stewart's music video for "Infatuation" in 1984.

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Filmography (24 titles)

(movie, 1999)
···Brokedown Palace
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 1996)
···In Cold Blood
Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Role: Director
(movie, 1994)
···Bad Girls
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Western
Role: Director
(movie, 1994)
···Reform School Girl
Genre: Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1993)
···The Firm
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Lawyer Recruiter)
(movie, 1992)
···Love Field
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Director
(movie, 1992)
···Unlawful Entry
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 1989)
···Immediate Family
Genre: Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1988)
···The Accused
Genre: Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1987)
···Project X
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Science Fiction
Role: Director
(movie, 1983)
···Girls of the White Orchid
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1983)
···Heart Like a Wheel
Genre: Drama, Sport, Biography
Role: Director
(movie, 1981)
···The Howling
Genre: Drama, Horror
Role: Actor (as Gas Station Attendant)
(movie, 1980)
···The Hustler of Muscle Beach
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1979)
···11th Victim
Genre: Action, Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1979)
···Over the Edge
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1977)
···Mr. Billion
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Director
(movie, 1976)
···Cannonball
Genre: Action
Role: Actor (as All-Night Gas Station Attendant)
(movie, 1976)
···Hollywood Boulevard
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Scotty)
(movie, 1975)
···White Line Fever
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance
Role: Director, Writer
(movie, 1974)
···Truck Turner
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 1973)
···The Slams
Genre: Action, Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1973)
···The Student Teachers
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 1972)
···Night Call Nurses
Genre: Thriller
Role: Director