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Shawn Levy was born on July 23, 1968 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He is a producer and director, known for Stranger Things (2016), Real Steel (2011), and the Night at the Museum franchise. He is the founder and principal of 21 Laps Entertainment. He is married to Serena Levy and they have four daughters. See full bio »

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Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian
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Arrival Producer
(2016)
Stranger Things Producer
(2016-2019)
(2013)
(1998-2001)

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  Atlantis 7 (executive producer) (announced)
  Be More Chill (producer) (announced)
  Crater (producer) (announced)
  Starman (producer) (announced)
  Steelheart (producer) (announced)
 2020 Mr. Men and Little Miss (producer) (announced)
  Shadow and Bone (TV Series) (executive producer) (pre-production)
  Sovereign (producer) (pre-production)
 2021 Sesame Street (producer) (pre-production)
 2020 I Am Not Okay with This (TV Series) (executive producer) (filming)
 2020 Free Guy (producer) (filming)
 2020 Monster Problems (producer) (post-production)
 2016-2019 Stranger Things (TV Series) (executive producer - 25 episodes)
- Chapter Eight: The Battle of Starcourt (2019) ... (executive producer)
- Chapter Seven: The Bite (2019) ... (executive producer)
- Chapter Six: E Pluribus Unum (2019) ... (executive producer)
- Chapter Five: The Flayed (2019) ... (executive producer)
- Chapter Four: The Sauna Test (2019) ... (executive producer)
 2011-2019 Last Man Standing (TV Series) (executive producer - 132 episodes)
- A Moving Finale (2019) ... (executive producer)
- The Favorite (2019) ... (executive producer)
- Yass Queen (2019) ... (executive producer)
- The Passion of Paul (2019) ... (executive producer)
- Otherwise Engaged (2019) ... (executive producer)
 2018/I Kin (producer)
 2018 The Darkest Minds (producer - produced by, p.g.a.)
 2017 Kodachrome (producer)
 2017 Imaginary Mary (TV Series) (executive producer - 9 episodes)
- Sleep Over (2017) ... (executive producer)
- Last Dance with Mary (2017) ... (executive producer)
- The Ex X Factor (2017) ... (executive producer)
- Alice the Mole (2017) ... (executive producer)
- In a World Where Worlds Collide (2017) ... (executive producer)
 2017 Table 19 (producer)
 2017 Fist Fight (producer - produced by)
 2016 Why Him? (producer)
 2016/II Arrival (producer - produced by)
 2014-2015 Cristela (TV Series) (executive producer - 22 episodes)
- Movin' on Up (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Village Mode (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Last Goose Standing (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Great Expectations (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Latino 101 (2015) ... (executive producer)
 2014 The Novice (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2014 This Is Where I Leave You (producer)
 2013 Adopted (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2013 The Internship (producer)
 2013 The Spectacular Now (producer)
 2012 Family Trap (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2012 Little Brother (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2012 Rogue (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2012/I The Watch (producer)
 2011 Family Album (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2011 Real Steel (producer)
 2010 Date Night (producer)
 2009 The Pink Panther 2 (executive producer)
 2008 The Rocker (producer)
 2008 What Happens in Vegas (producer)
 2006 Night at the Museum (producer)
 2006 Pepper Dennis (TV Series) (executive producer - 8 episodes)
- Star Anchor Weds Colleague (2006) ... (executive producer)
- True Love Is Dead (2006) ... (executive producer)
- Pepper Dennis Behind Bars (2006) ... (executive producer)
- Celebrity Twin Could Hang (2006) ... (executive producer)
- Heiress Bridenapped (2006) ... (executive producer)
 2005 Cheaper by the Dozen 2 (producer)
 2004 The Deerings (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2000-2001 The Famous Jett Jackson (TV Series) (executive producer - 26 episodes)
- Holly (2001) ... (executive producer)
- The Game (2001) ... (executive producer)
- Hotline (2001) ... (executive producer)
- Awakenings 2 (2001) ... (executive producer)
- Awakenings 1 (2001) ... (executive producer)
 2001 Jett Jackson: The Movie (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1994 Broken Record (Short) (producer)
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Alternate Names:

Sean Levy | Shaun Levy

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on directing "Date Night"] We wanted the awkwardness of Steve and Tina having to make up an erotic dance on the spot. I was standing behind the camera screaming at them "Sex robots!..Intercourse caterpillar!..Lick the pole!" I call it my little creative menage a trois. They were doing the dancing but I was in the scene with them, breaking out suggestive moves. See more »

Trivia:

Graduated with honors from Yale University at the age of twenty. Moved to Los Angeles to work on Thirtysomething (1987) and Beverly Hills, 90210 (1990) during the 1980s. Moved on to other works for Nickelodeon and Disney. See more »

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Leo

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