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Raja Raymond Gosnell (born December 9, 1958)[1] is an American filmmaker and editor, best known for directing studio comedies and family films like Home Alone 3, Never Been Kissed, Big Momma's House, Scooby-Doo, Beverly Hills Chihuahua, The Smurfs, and most recently Show Dogs.

Raja Gosnell
Born
Raja Raymond Gosnell

(1958-12-09) December 9, 1958 (age 60)
OccupationFilmmaker and editor
Years active1980–present
Notable work
Never Been Kissed
Big Momma's House
Scooby-Doo
Beverly Hills Chihuahua
The Smurfs
Show Dogs

Commonly mistaken for being of Indian descent, Gosnell was named after his father's friend Raja Mohideen.[2] He is also known for his director-editor collaboration with Chris Columbus, for whom he edited Home Alone, Home Alone 2: Lost in New York, and Mrs. Doubtfire.

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  1. ^ "Raja Gosnell - Biography - Movies & TV - NYTimes.com". NYTimes.com. Retrieved February 18, 2014.
  2. ^ Hollywood TV (June 17, 2007). "Raja Gosnell How to make it in Hollywood". YouTube. Retrieved December 17, 2012.

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