Catch me if you can
| Jeff Nathanson|
| Jeffrey D. Nathanson|
October 12, 1965 (age 50) (1965-10-12) Los Angeles County, California, U.S.
Screenwriter and director
University of California, Santa Barbara, American Film Institute
BAFTA Award for Best Adapted Screenplay
Pirates of the Caribbea, Catch Me If You Can, Indiana Jones and the Kingd, Tower Heist, Men in Black 3
Espen Sandberg, Joachim Ronning, Ted Griffin, Ross LaManna, Brett Ratner
Jeff Nathanson Wikipedia
Jeffrey D. Nathanson (born October 12, 1965) is an American screenwriter and director.
Nathanson was born on October 12, 1965, in Los Angeles County, California. He attended the University of California, Santa Barbara as an English major from 1983 to 1985. While at UC Santa Barbara, he worked on the school's newspaper, the Daily Nexus, and has stated that the courses he took at UC Santa Barbara led him to wanting to become a screenwriter. He later enrolled in the screenwriting program at the American Film Institute for one year.
He is best known for his work on the Rush Hour sequels, Catch Me If You Can, The Terminal, and The Last Shot. He co-wrote a story draft for the film Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008) with George Lucas. He wrote the screenplay for Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017), on which he also received a story by co-credit, and was hired to write the script for the live action Lion King for Disney.
Nathanson was nominated for a Best Original Screenplay British Academy of Film and Television Arts Award for his work on Catch Me If You Can.