J.F. Lawton

J.F. Lawton

J.F. Lawton is a writer/director/producer of over a dozen feature films. He has written screenplays for every major Hollywood studio in genres from comedy and romance to action and drama. His credits include the iconic film Pretty Woman which began as a prestigious Sundance Institute Lab project and went on to become one of the most successful romantic comedies of all times. His next big hit, the action film Under Siege, was also based on an original screenplay. The film opened at #1, broke box-office records and spawned a successful sequel. His other films include: the independent drama Mistress; the superhero comedyBlankman for Columbia Pictures; the action film The Hunted which he wrote and directed for Universal Pictures; 20th Century Fox's action thriller Chain Reaction and DOA: Dead or Alive, based on the video game of the same name. He created the #1 rated syndicated television series V.I.P. for Sony Pictures, writing and directing the pilot and numerous episodes over its four-season run. He has been nominated for a Writers Guild of America Award, a British Academy Award and is a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

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