Marc Lawrence (born October 22, 1959) is an American director, screenwriter, and producer.
|Born||October 22, 1959|
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
|Alma mater||Binghamton University|
|Two Weeks Notice |
Music and Lyrics
Did You Hear About the Morgans?
Lawrence is best known for his numerous collaborations with Sandra Bullock and Hugh Grant. He wrote the comedy films Forces of Nature (1999), Miss Congeniality (2000), and Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous (2005). He wrote and directed the comedy films Two Weeks Notice (2002), Music and Lyrics (2007), Did You Hear About the Morgans? (2009), The Rewrite (2014), and Noelle (2019).
Lawrence has written films such as Life with Mikey (1993), Forces of Nature (1999), the remake of The Out-of-Towners (1999), Miss Congeniality (2000), and its sequel Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous (2005). He has both written and directed Two Weeks Notice (2002), Music and Lyrics (2007), Did You Hear About the Morgans? (2009), The Rewrite (2014), and Noelle (2019).
Lawrence met his wife, Linda, when he was in college. The couple lives in New York City and has three children: Clyde, Gracie, and Linus. Clyde and Gracie are the frontman and frontwoman of an 8-piece soul-pop band, Lawrence, and are signed to Jon Bellion's record label, Beautiful Mind Records.
|1985||Family Ties Vacation||Yes||No||No||Television film|
|1993||Life with Mikey||Yes||No||Yes|
|1999||Forces of Nature||Yes||No||No|
|2002||Two Weeks Notice||Yes||Yes||No|
|2005||Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous||Yes||No||Yes|
|2007||Music and Lyrics||Yes||Yes||No|
|2009||Did You Hear About the Morgans?||Yes||Yes||No|
The numbers in credits refer to the number of episodes.
|1984–1989||Family Ties||Yes (30)||No||Supervising (29)||Also story editor (31 episodes)|
|1994||Sweet Valley High||No||Yes (1)||No||Episode: "The Curse of Lawrence Manson"|
|1994||Monty||Yes (1)||No||Yes (13)||Creator|
|1995||Pride & Joy||Yes (3)||Yes (3)||Yes (6)||Creator|
|2000||"Miss United States"||Miss Congeniality||Co-writer and producer|
|2002||"Baby (You've Got What It Takes)"||Two Weeks Notice||Harmonica accompaniment (as Blind Lemon Lipschitz)|
|2007||"Buddha's Delight"||Music and Lyrics||Co-writer|
|"Bad Hot Witch"||Co-writer|
- Kocher, Chris. "'Rewrite' returns director to BU". Pressconnects. Retrieved March 24, 2020.
- Ashley Scott Meyers, "Writer/director Marc Lawrence talks about his new film The Rewrite", sellingyourscreenplay.com.
- Perry, Spencer (September 12, 2017). "Disney Sets Release Dates for Aladdin, Artemis Fowl, & More". ComingSoon.net. Retrieved September 13, 2017.
- ""Did You Hear About the Morgans?" PremiereDirector Marc Lawrence, Gracie Lawrence, Linus Lawrence, Clyde Lawrence12-14-2009 / Ziegfeld Theater / New York, NY / Sony Pictures / Photo by Cecelia Post - Image 23840_0046 | Most iconic images of the 20th century | MPTV Images". www.mptvimages.com. Retrieved March 24, 2020.
- "Review – Jon Bellion Electrified and Improvised at the Fillmore". 303 Magazine. July 23, 2019. Retrieved March 24, 2020.