Director and manufacturer who was simply known for Tina Fey’s 2004 coming-of-age humor Mean Young ladies and 2003’s Freaky Fri. He graduated in the American Film Institute. He frequently chose to immediate and generate family-oriented comedies, like the Spiderwick Chronicles and Mr. Popper’s Penguins. He fathered two daughters with celebrity Dina Spybey whom he wedded in 2000. He aimed celebrity Lindsay Lohan in Freaky Fri and Mean Young ladies.