Brett Ratner

Born Mar 28, 1969

Brett Ratner is an American film director, film producer, and music video director. He is known for directing the Rush Hour film series, The Family Man, Red Dragon, X-Men: The Last Stand, and Tower Heist. He was also a producer on the Fox drama series, Prison Break.… Read More

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1969 Birth Born on March 28, 1969.


1986 17 Years Old Ratner attended Rabbi Alexander S. Gross Hebrew Academy elementary school and attended a high school in Israel and graduated in 1986 from Miami Beach Senior High School.


1990 21 Years Old He is a 1990 graduate of New York University. … Read More
1997 28 Years Old Ratner had directed several music videos and one film, the 1997 action comedy Money Talks, before reaching commercial success with the action-comedy Rush Hour (1998), starring Jackie Chan and Chris Tucker, both of whom reunited with Ratner for two sequels, Rush Hour 2 (2001) and Rush Hour 3 (2007). … Read More


2008 39 Years Old In May 2008, it was announced that Ratner would be directing the long in-development Beverly Hills Cop IV, which was confirmed on December 6, 2013. … Read More


…  Ratner told Aventura Business Monthly in a May, 2011, cover story interview that he "really didn't know" his biological father, and that he considers Alvin Malnik, who opened the famous Forge restaurant in Miami Beach, to be his dad, "the one who raised" him. … Read More
2012 43 Years Old In December 2012, Ratner and Australian media mogul James Packer formed a joint venture, RatPac Entertainment. … Read More
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…  He was also a producer on the Fox drama series, Prison Break, as well as the comedy Horrible Bosses and its 2014 sequel.
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