Film critic and entertainment reporter who directed The Contender and Resurrecting the Champ. He graduated from america Armed forces Academy at Western world Stage in 1984 and offered in the U.S. Military as an Atmosphere Defense Artillery Official. He previously on-air bets being a radio web host with superstars like Mel Gibson that they might earn an Oscar, leading to them having to pay up by talking about him within their Oscar speeches. His dad was renowned cartoonist Ranan Lurie. His 2000 film The Contender was created for Joan Allen.