Paul Feig

Paul Feig ( born September 17, 1962 in Royal Oak, Michigan) is an American actor, screenwriter, director and producer.


Feig grew up in Mount Clemens, Michigan. He made 1980 graduate of Chippewa Valley High School. In 1984 he graduated from the USC School of Cinema-Television.

Best known Feig is probably next as the inventor of the short-lived television series Freaks and Geeks (1999-2000), and for the role of Mr. Eugene Poole in the first season of Sabrina - totally bewitched. During the deposition of Freaks and Geeks was in life Feig Director of the series American Campus - Ripe for the university, which was developed by Freaks - producer Judd Apatow? . However, it did not make these series beyond one season.

  • Paul Feig: Kick Me Adventures in Adolescence. Three Rivers Press, New York 2002, ISBN 0-609-80943-1 ( memoir )
  • Paul Feig: The Guide to Super Lover. Those who are late will be punished love ( " Superstud. 'Or How I Became a 24 - Year-Old Virgin "). Edition Seeliger, Wolfenbüttel 2007, ISBN 978-3-936281-12-5 ( Memoir ).

Filmography (selection)

As an actor

As a director,

  • 2001: American Campus - Ready for the university? ( Undeclared )
  • 2004-2005: Arrested Development
  • 2005: The Office
  • 2006: Oh, how joyfully ( Unaccompanied Minors )
  • 2011: Bridesmaids
  • 2013: Taffe girls ( The Heat )

As a screenwriter