Timothy Kevin Story (born March 13, 1970) is an American director, producer, and writer. He is the founder of The Story Company, an entertainment production company that he started with his wife in 1996.
Timothy Kevin Story
March 13, 1970
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
|Alma mater||USC School of Cinematic Arts (1991)|
|Organization||The Story Company|
Born in Los Angeles on March 13, 1970, Story attended LA's Westchester High School, with jazz pianist Eric Reed and actresses Regina King and Nia Long. He was senior class president at Westchester High. He graduated from the USC School of Cinematic Arts in 1991.
While in high school, Story briefly attempted a career in music. He was part of Ice-T's Rhyme Syndicate and even appeared as a member of the group T.D.F. on the song "T.D.F. Connection" from the 1988 compilation album Rhyme Syndicate Comin' Through. A group member was shot and killed prior to them being signed to Warner Bros. Records. Story later turned his attention to directing feature films.
|1997||One of Us Tripped||Yes||No||No||Also editor|
|1999||The Firing Squad||Yes||No||Yes|
|2007||Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer||Yes||No||No|
|2012||Think Like a Man||Yes||No||No|
|Think Like a Man Too||Yes||No||No|
|2016||Ride Along 2||Yes||No||No|
|2021||Tom and Jerry||Yes||No||No|
|TBA||Ride Along 3||Yes||No||No|
- "I Can't Feel It (Remix)" by Ghetto Mafia (1997)
- "I Do" by Jon B. (1998)
- "Cool Relax" by Jon B. (1998)
- "Sweet Lady" by Tyrese (1998)
- "Are U Still Down" by Jon B. feat. 2Pac (1998)
- "Cheers 2 U" by Playa (1998)
- "He Can't Love U" by Jagged Edge (1999)
- "Get Gone" by Ideal (1999)
- "Creep Inn" by Ideal (1999)
- "I Drive Myself Crazy" by 'N Sync (1999)
- "Tell Me It's Real" by K-Ci & JoJo (1999)
- "Lately" by Tyrese (1999)
- "It Feels So Good" by Sonique (2000)
- "My First Love" by Avant feat. Keke Wyatt (2000)
- "Ryde Or Die Chick" by The LOX feat. Eve and Timbaland (2000)
- "Mr. Too Damn Good" by Gerald Levert (2000)
- "Wild Out" by The LOX (2000)
- "Let's Get Married" by Jagged Edge (2000)
- "Why You Wanna Keep Me From My Baby" by Guy (2000)
- "Brown Skin" by India.Arie (2001)
|Collaborator||One of Us Tripped
|The Firing Squad
|Fantastic Four and Rise of the Silver Surfer
|Think Like a Man
|Think Like a Man Too
|Ride Along 2
|Taraji P. Henson||3|
- "Notable Alumni". USC School of Cinematic Arts. Archived from the original on August 26, 2009.
- "Tim Story". The New York Times.
- "The New York Times".
- Various Artists - Rhyme Syndicate Comin' Through (LP liner notes). Warner Bros. Records. 25774-1
- Story, Tim. "Biography". filmbug.com. Filmbug. Retrieved August 5, 2014.
- Shaw, Lucas. "Hollywood, Tim Story Will See You Now: Why the 'Think Like a Man' Director Is More Powerful Than Ever". thewrap.com. The Wrap. Retrieved August 5, 2014.
- "Tim Story to Direct Corduroy Movie". ComingSoon.net. CraveOnline. November 14, 2016. Retrieved November 14, 2016.
- ""He Can't Love U" by Jagged Edge | Music Video | VH1.com". VH1. Viacom International. April 29, 2008. Retrieved January 9, 2016.