Kevin Alyn Elders

Kevin Alyn Elders is an American writer, film director, and producer whose work includes novels and screenplays for film and television.

Kevin Alyn Elders
BornKevin Alyn Elders
OccupationScreenwriter, film director, novelist
GenreThriller, action adventure, techno-thriller, military
Notable worksIron Eagle
Simon Sez


Elders began his career in the 1980s as a screenwriter based in Southern California. In the length of his career, he has sold 23 of his 26 original screenplays.[1][2] He made his debut with Iron Eagle, a military action-adventure film that predated the similarly-themed Top Gun by several months.[3] Though the film was not a major financial or critical success, it was enough of a success on home video to spawn a several sequels, two of which Elders wrote and served as 2nd unit director on.[4]

He made his directorial debut with the 1999 action comedy Simon Sez starring Dennis Rodman and Dane Cook.[5][6] He wrote the 2009 techno-thriller Echelon Conspiracy. He published Room 502, his first novel in 2015.[7]





  • Room 502 (2015)


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  2. ^ "Kevin Alyn Elders". Goodreads. Retrieved September 14, 2017.
  3. ^ "11 Pairs of Damn Near Identical Movies That Were Released at the Same Time". 11 Points. Retrieved September 14, 2017.
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  5. ^ "Movie Review - - FILM REVIEW; Dennis Rodman, a Terror for Terrorists". The New York Times. Retrieved September 14, 2017.
  6. ^ Noble, Barnes &. "Simon Sez". Barnes & Noble. Retrieved September 14, 2017.
  7. ^ "ROOM 502". Goodreads. Retrieved September 14, 2017.