Max Daniel Winkler (born August 18, 1983) is an American screenwriter and film and television director. His credits include directing the film Ceremony (2010), starring Michael Angarano and Uma Thurman. The film was Winkler's feature film directorial debut.
Max Daniel Winkler
August 18, 1983
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
|Occupation||Film director, screenwriter, television director|
|Years active||1993; 2006–present|
Personal life and educationEdit
Born in Los Angeles, California, he is the son of Stacey Weitzman and actor Henry Winkler. He is of Jewish descent, and his grandparents were Holocaust survivors. As a child, he had a small role in the 1993 film Cop and a Half, a film his father directed.
- Clark and Michael (TV series, also producer, 2006)
- The King of Central Park (short film, also producer and writer, 2006)
- Wainy Days (TV series, also co-writer for the episode "Dorvid Days", 2007)
- Ceremony (also writer, 2010)
- The New Normal (TV series, four episodes, 2012)
- New Girl (TV series, three episodes, 2013)
- Fresh Off the Boat (TV series, 1 episode, 2015)
- The Grinder (TV series, 1 episode, 2015)
- Casual (TV series, 2 episodes)
- Flower (also writer, 2017)
- Crazy Ex-Girlfriend (1 episode, 2017)
- Jungleland (also writer, 2019)
- Cruel Summer (1 episode, 2021)
- American Horror Stories (1 episode, 2021)
- American Horror Story (1 episode, 2021)
- Ten Fingers (short film, executive producer, 2010)
- Cat Run (executive producer, 2011)
- It's Not You It's Me (2012)
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- Kaufman, Amy (2011-04-12). "Director Max Winkler's persistence pays off". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 2021-10-16.
- Kaufman, Amy (2011-04-12). ""Ceremony" director Max Winkler - Los Angeles Times". Articles.latimes.com. Retrieved 2013-01-17.
- Gross, Terry (2019-04-11). "'I Never Had A Plan B': Henry Winkler On His Career, From The Fonz To 'Barry'". NPR. Archived from the original on September 16, 2021. Retrieved 2021-09-16.
- Hart, Hugh (2011-04-01). "Henry Winkler's son makes a movie". SFGate. Retrieved 2013-01-17.
- "Flower". USC Cinematic arts. Retrieved 2021-10-16.
- "Max Winkler On the Brotherly Love of 'Jungleland'". Awardsdaily - The Oscars, the Films and everything in between. 2020-11-13. Retrieved 2021-02-26.