Kevin Brodie (born May 31, 1952) is a film director, screenwriter and former child actor. He is the son of the actors Steve Brodie and Barbara Ann Stillwell.

As a child, Brodie had small roles in such films as Some Came Running (directed by Vincente Minnelli, 1958), The Five Pennies (1959) and Battle at Bloody Beach (1961).[1] His first major role was in The Night of the Grizzly (1966), playing the son of Clint Walker. In the following year he appeared in the comedy Eight on the Lam (1967). During the same period he also made guest appearances on such popular television shows as Cheyenne, Ben Casey, Death Valley Days, My Three Sons and Mannix. In 1975 he was one of the leads in the low budget sci-fi thriller The Giant Spider Invasion, appearing with his father, Steve Brodie.

In the 1970s, he moved into production, working as an assistant director, line producer and writer. He has written and directed a small number of films in genres ranging from exploitation comedy (Delta Pi aka Mugsy's Girls, 1985) to thriller (Treacherous, 1993) and family fare (A Dog of Flanders, 1999).[2]

Personal lifeEdit

He was married to Joanna Dierck who has appeared in some of his films. His daughter is the actress Farren Monet who appeared in A Dog of Flanders.

BibliographyEdit

  • Holmstrom, John. The Moving Picture Boy: An International Encyclopaedia from 1895 to 1995. Norwich, Michael Russell, 1996, p. 294.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Filmbug bio
  2. ^ "Kevin Brodie on A Dog of Flanders". Archived from the original on 2010-05-05. Retrieved 2010-03-01.

External linksEdit

Kevin Brodie on IMDb