Knowledge Identifier: +Kevin_Smith
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1970.
Countries: United States (73%), (7%), Canada (6%)
Linked to: Hulu, The New York Times, Nike, Inc., Daily News
Cinema of the United States - American independent cinema was revitalized in the late 1980s and early 1990s when another new generation of moviemakers, including Spike Lee, Steven Soderbergh, Kevin Smith, and Quentin Tarantino made movies like, respectively: "Do the Right Thing"; "Sex, Lies, and Videotape"; "Clerks"; and "Reservoir Dogs"
Clerks - "'Clerks"' is a 1994 American black-and-white comedy film written and directed by Kevin Smith, who appears in the film as Silent Bob
View Askew Productions - "'View Askew Productions"' is an American film and television production company founded by Kevin Smith and Scott Mosier in 1994
Shannen Doherty - Her career afterward consisted primarily of made-for-TV movies, though she had a lead role in Kevin Smith's 1995 film "Mallrats"
Joe Quesada - In Kevin Smith's 1995 film "Mallrats" Quesada is credited as an artist for the opening sequence featuring fictional comic books covers
Russell T Davies - The series was similar to the Kevin Smith film "Chasing Amy" , as they both portrayed a romance between a straight character and gay character and the resulting ostracism from the couple's social circles, much like "The Second Coming" shared its concept with Smith's 1999 film "Dogma"
In 2000, Smith and Mosier teamed up with television writer David Mandel to develop an animated television show based on "Clerks
Carrie Fisher - In 2001, Fisher played a nun in the Kevin Smith comedy "Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back
Matt Damon - The two later parodied their roles from the film in Kevin Smith's 2001 movie "Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back"
In 2003, Smith appeared in a cameo role as coroner Jack Kirby in the film "Daredevil"
Jersey Girl (2004 film) - "'Jersey Girl"' is a 2004 American comedy-drama film written, co-edited, and directed by Kevin Smith
In 2005, Miramax Books released Smith's first book, "Silent Bob Speaks", a collection of previously published essays dissecting pop culture, the movie business, and Smith's personal life
Jersey Girl (2004 film) - An extended cut was shown at Kevin Smith's private film festival Vulgarthon in 2005 and 2006
Half Nelson (film) - On the television show "Ebert & Roeper" that aired during the weekend of August 13, 2006, Richard Roeper and guest critic Kevin Smith gave "Half Nelson" a "two big thumbs up" rating
Malcolm Ingram - In 2007 Ingram appeared on the cover of "A Bear's Life", a gay magazine, with friend Kevin Smith
Seth Rogen - Kevin Smith's romantic comedy "Zack and Miri Make a Porno" rounded out 2008 for the actor
Brandon Routh - At Comic Con 2008, it was revealed Routh was to have a cameo in the Kevin Smith comedy "Zack and Miri Make a Porno" and would serve as a judge on Platinum Studios' 2008 Comic Book Challenge
Kenny Hotz - Hotz had cameos in Kevin Smith's 2008 film "Zack and Miri Make A Porno", "Degrassi Takes Manhattan", as well as a cameo in the "Pure Pwnage" television series
Elizabeth Banks - In 2008, she played a love interest in the comedy film "Definitely, Maybe", alongside Isla Fisher and Ryan Reynolds, starred with Seth Rogen as the eponymous female lead in the Kevin Smith comedy "Zack and Miri Make a Porno", and played United States First Lady Laura Bush in "W.", Oliver Stone's biopic of George W. Bush
Jeff Anderson - He stated he re-married in 2009 to an actress named Barbara whom he met while house sitting for Kevin Smith
Michael Parks - In July 2010, at the San Diego Comic Con, filmmaker Kevin Smith announced that Parks had been cast as the villain , in his upcoming horror film "Red State"
Westboro Baptist Church - The Cooper family in Kevin Smith's 2011 film "Red State" was reportedly inspired by the Westboro Baptist Church
SModcast Pictures - "'SModcast Pictures"' is an American film distribution company and a film and television production company founded by Kevin Smith in 2011
The Stand - In the November 17, 2014 episode of director Kevin Smith's Hollywood Babble-On podcast, Boone revealed he plans to split his adaptation into four full-length feature films in an effort to remain true to the breadth of King's sprawling novel
Yoga Hosers - "'Yoga Hosers"' is a 2016 American comedy horror film written and directed by Kevin Smith
Greg Grunberg - In February 2016, it was revealed that Grunberg will co-host a late night talk show with Kevin Smith titled "Geeking Out" on &AMC (AMC_(TV_channel))
On February 25, 2018, after performing a stand up comedy show at the Alex Theatre in Glendale, California, Smith suffered a heart attack caused by a total blockage of the left anterior descending artery
Shannon Elizabeth - In 2019, Kevin Smith confirmed she will reprise her role as Justice in "Jay and Silent Bob Reboot