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Simon West Net Worth: Simon West was born in Letchworth, Hertfordshire, England in 1961. At the BBC he won awards in the British Academy of Film and Television Arts for the documentary series Strangeways Prison as well as the play Bleak House. He signed with Limelight London to direct advertisements and music videos. West directed music videos for Mel and Kim and Rick Astley. He won awards for advertisements for Little Caesar’s. He’s made commercials for Budweiser, McDonald’s, AT&T, Ford, Sprite, and Miller Beer. Among his most famous advertisements aired throughout the Super Bowl for Pepsi and featured a young lad sucking himself into a Pepsi bottle. The initial movie West directed was Con Air in 1997. Simon wed Amadea West in 1995.

Quick Facts

Birth date: 1961, Letchworth, United Kingdom
Birth place: Letchworth
Profession:Film Director, Film Producer, Television Producer, Film Editor, Music Video Director
Nationality:England
Spouse:Amadea West
Movies:Con Air, The General's Daughter, Lara Croft: Tomb Raider, When a Stranger Calls, The Mechanic, The Expendables 2, Stolen, Wild Card, Night of the Living Dead: Darkest Dawn, Red Sonja, Stratton: First into Action, Thunder Run, Split Decision, The Man, Purple Mountain
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1One of 115 people invited to join AMPAS in 2007.
2"Black Hawk Down" (2001) was originally the idea of West who urged producer Jerry Bruckheimer to obtain the rights of the book with a view to directing it himself. However, West abandoned the project to direct "Lara Croft: Tomb Raider" (2001). Ridley Scott then directed "Black Hawk Down" (2001).
3Each of his first two films starred one of the leads of Face/Off (1997): Nicolas Cage in Con Air (1997) and John Travolta in The General's Daughter (1999).
4Before Simon West started his feature film directorial career with Con Air (1997), he directed TV commercials, such as the Budweiser advert with the dancing ants.


Quotes

#Quote
1Making a film is like trying to pass a handful of water between a thousand people. By the time the last person receives it you are lucky if there is still one drop left of the original idea.


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Won Awards

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2002Yoga AwardYoga AwardsWorst Foreign FilmLara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001)
2000SFFCC AwardSanta Fe Film Critics Circle AwardsWorst MovieThe General's Daughter (1999)


Filmography

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Salty2017producer post-production
The Saint2016TV Movie executive producer
Night of the Living Dead: Darkest Dawn2015producer
Billy the Kid2015Short executive producer
The Cape2011TV Series executive producer - 1 episode
Human Target2010TV Series executive producer - 1 episode
Revolution2009TV Movie executive producer
The Man2007TV Movie executive producer
Close to Home2005TV Series executive producer
Keen Eddie2003-2004TV Series executive producer - 13 episodes
Harry Green and Eugene2004TV Series executive producer
Black Hawk Down2001executive producer

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
War Wolf2017pre-production
Salty2017post-production
Stratton2017completed
The Saint2016TV Movie
Wild Card2015
Stolen2012
The Expendables 22012
The Mechanic2011
The Cape2011TV Series 1 episode
Human Target2010TV Series 1 episode
The Man2007TV Movie
Split Decision2006TV Movie
When a Stranger Calls2006
Close to Home2005TV Series 1 episode
Keen Eddie2003TV Series 2 episodes
Lara Croft: Tomb Raider2001
The General's Daughter1999
Con Air1997

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Mechanic2011Dean's Impaled Henchman (uncredited)

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Lara Croft: Tomb Raider2001adaptation

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Script of 'Wild Card'2015Video documentary shortHimself
Top 40 Ultimate Action Movies2014TV Movie documentaryHimself - Director
Stolen: Behind the Scenes2013Video shortHimself
Stolen: Cast and Crew Interviews2013Video documentary shortHimself
The Making of 'Stolen'2013Video documentary shortHimself
Big Guns, Bigger Heroes: The 1980's and the Rise of the Action Film2012Video documentary shortHimself
Gods of War: Assembling Earth's Mightiest Anti-Heroes2012Video documentary shortHimself
Tools of the Trade: Inside the Action of 'The Mechanic'2011Video shortHimself
The 100 Greatest Sex Symbols2007TV Movie documentaryHimself
Crafting 'Lara Croft'2001Video shortHimself
Digging Into 'Tomb Raider'2001Video documentary shortHimself
The Stunts of 'Tomb Raider'2001Video shortHimself
Conversations with Jerry Bruckheimer2000Video documentary shortHimself
Tomb Raider Live2000VideoHimself
The General's Daughter: Behind the Secrets1999Video documentary shortHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
E! True Hollywood Story2005TV Series documentaryHimself

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