Stephen Hopkins
Stephen Hopkins
Stephen Hopkins is a Jamaican-born film director and producer. He is best known for his continuation of the Nightmare on Elm Street franchise with A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child and the Predator franchise with Predator 2. His highest grossing film however was the 1998 film adaption of the TV series Lost in Space. He was born in Jamaica and was raised in Australia and England. He was educated at Sutton Valence School.
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In These Troubling Times, Let's Reflect On The Legacy Of Jesse Owens
Huffington Post - 7 months
I really like leap years. Leap years coincide with Olympic years -- which means we get a never-ending supply of aesthetics, suspense, and emotions on TV during the month of August. The Games always take place within a wider context. In 2016, our planet is in a state of turmoil in the face of extreme terrorism. Therefore, this year's Olympic Games painfully call to mind those of 1936, when the terror of the Third Reich had already instilled the hatred of Jews. But 80 years ago, faced with the rising horror, a man made history in the span of 10 seconds. Right in the midst of racial segregation in the United States, Jesse Owens, the grandson of slaves, made the choice to go to the Berlin Games, and win, right in front of an enraged Hitler. The gods of the stadium are those who bring people together, and not those who divide people for a treacherous and ephemeral reign. Before the whole world's eyes, a black man earned four Olympic gold medals, destroying theories of the ...
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Jesse Owens and Hitler are featured in week's new home videos
LATimes - 8 months
New on Blu-ray “Race” (Universal DVD, $29.98; Blu-ray, $34.98; also available on VOD) Journeyman director Stephen Hopkins doesn’t try to pep up the bland biopic formula with his Jesse Owens drama “Race,” but he does deliver a reasonably stirring version of a story that bears retelling. Stephan...
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Jesse Owens and Hitler are featured in week's new home videos
LATimes - 9 months
New on Blu-ray “Race” (Universal DVD, $29.98; Blu-ray, $34.98; also available on VOD) Journeyman director Stephen Hopkins doesn’t try to pep up the bland biopic formula with his Jesse Owens drama “Race,” but he does deliver a reasonably stirring version of a story that bears retelling. Stephan...
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'Race' is an admirable but flawed take on Jesse Owens' remarkable story - Deseret News
Google News - about 1 year
Deseret News 'Race' is an admirable but flawed take on Jesse Owens' remarkable story Deseret News Stephan James, left, stars as Jesse Owens and Shanice Banton, right, stars as Ruth Solomon in Stephen Hopkins' “Race." Thibault Grabherr, Focus Features. Summary. "Race" is a collection of good parts that make up a decent whole. Based on the true story ... Windsor: Before Berlin, Jesse Owens made history at UMDetroit Free Press Let's all appreciate how fast Jesse Owens wasUSA TODAY Movie review: 'Race' leaps formula hurdles to heart and sportsmanshipExaminer.com mySanAntonio.com -NorthJersey.com -Worcester Telegram all 409 news articles »
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Anatomy of a Scene: Stephen Hopkins Narrates a Scene From ‘Race’
NYTimes - about 1 year
The director discusses a sequence from his biopic about Jesse Owens, which stars Stephan James.
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Tested Michigan to play South Carolina in Outback after playing top 3 teams in AP poll
Fox News - about 4 years
Michigan junior fullback Stephen Hopkins has left the team.
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Chris Treadway: A special Memorial Day program planned in Richmond
Contra Costa Times - almost 5 years
Organizers seek people with connection to Liberty ship SS Stephen Hopkins
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Fitzgerald Toussaint Named Michigan's Starting RB - The Detroit Sports Site
Google News - over 5 years
Vincent Smith and Stephen Hopkins will serve as the primary backups against the Broncos, and it's possible that all four players will see substantial time as Hoke tries to pinpoint his go-to guy. Toussaint had eight carries for 67 yards and a touchdown
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Michigan Football: Can Michael Shaw Shift Running Burden off Denard Robinson? - Bleacher Report
Google News - over 5 years
Heading into the season, the popular prediction was that sophomore Stephen Hopkins would be the 6'0", 228-pound battering ram that drove the offense down the field with power and consistency. Then the focus shifted, as it always does, to the promise of
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Hoke declares Gibbons ready to kick, lauds WMU's QB - Detroit Free Press
Google News - over 5 years
He said big backs Stephen Hopkins and Thomas Rawls need to be more consistent to break into the two-deep. But he indicated that Hopkins could be a valuable asset in short yardage, picking up 6-18 inches when necessary. • Hoke also raved about Western
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Michigan releases official depth chart - College Fantasy Football Insider
Google News - over 5 years
Vincent Smith and Stephen Hopkins are listed as backups. No surprise here, this started taking shape last week and Shaw was named the starter a few days ago. If Shaw can get out of the gate hot, he could turn into decent fantasy option
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Michigan leaning toward Mike Shaw as lead RB - SportingNews.com
Google News - over 5 years
He has pulled away from Fitz Toussaint, Stephen Hopkins and Vincent Smith. “I think he's been more consistent on a daily basis,” Hoke said. “That's what he really shows the most and I think he's improved a little bit.” The primary concern about Shaw ... - -
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Boy Stuck In Chimney Trying To Get Drink - WHIO Dayton
Google News - over 5 years
Emergency services had to rip out the wall of Richard and Sandy Draper's home in West Valley City when they discovered Stephen Hopkins stuck inside Friday, ABC News reported. Sandy Draper, 60, said Stephen had played earlier in the day with her
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Utah Boy Stuck in Chimney 4 Hours Trying to Get Drink - ABC News
Google News - over 5 years
Firefighters rescued the boy, Stephen Hopkins, from Richard and Sandy Draper's chimney in West Valley City, Utah, on Friday. Sandy Draper, 60, said the boy had played earlier in the day with her 8-year-old granddaughter and 5-year-old grandson
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2011 Football Season Preview: Running Backs - Michigan Daily
Google News - over 5 years
Michigan coach Brady Hoke gives pointers to Stephen Hopkins in the spring. Buy this photo By Kevin Raftery, Daily Sports Editor At this time last year, the Michigan football team was stuck with a quarterback controversy: Denard Robinson or Tate Forcier
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Brady Hoke comments on three Michigan football position battles: running back ... - AnnArbor.com
Google News - over 5 years
Sophomore Stephen Hopkins and senior Michael Shaw would seem to be the frontrunners because of their size and experience. True freshman Thomas Rawls also could be a candidate. Hoke has said he also would like to use a smaller, quicker back as a
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TORFAEN FRAUD TRIAL: OAP 'could manage her affairs' - South Wales Argus
Google News - over 5 years
Judge Stephen Hopkins QC asked Jacqueline Courtney why she was getting £140 a week when she was also given £45000 by Mrs Hammond as projected earnings for the part-time job she gave up to look after her. Judge Hopkins said; “Why were you taking wages
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Stephen Hopkins
    FORTIES
  • 1998
    Age 40
    His highest-grossing film was the 1998 film adaption of the TV series Lost in Space. In 2004, Hopkins directed the controversial biographical film The Life and Death of Peter Sellers which provoked the ire of the actor's son Michael Sellers and won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special.
    More Details Hide Details Hopkins was a co-executive producer for the first season of the Fox action drama 24, and also directed half of the season's episodes, including the first and last episodes. Hopkins has directed a number of episodes of Showtime's series House of Lies starring Don Cheadle which premiered on 8 January 2012 and has been renewed for a third season. He is also a producer on the series. Hopkins directed Race, a biopic about athlete Jesse Owens for Focus Features. Stephan James plays Jesse Owens, opposite Jason Sudeikis and Jeremy Irons. The film was released in February 2016.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1958
    Age 0
    Born in 1958.
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