Ivan Reitman, is a Czechoslovak-Canadian film and television director, producer and screenwriter. He is best known for his comedy work, especially in the 1980s and 1990s. He is the owner of The Montecito Picture Company, founded in 1998. Notable films he has directed include Meatballs, Stripes, Ghostbusters, Ghostbusters II, Twins, Kindergarten Cop, Dave and Junior. Reitman has also served as producer for such films as Animal House, Beethoven, Space Jam, Private Parts.
|Born:||October 27, 1946, Komárno, Czechoslovakia|
|Alma mater:||McMaster University|
|Occupation:||Film and television director, film and television producer, screenwriter|
|Children:||3, including Jason and Catherine|
|IMDb:||Ivan Reitman's IMDb|
About Ivan Reitman
Director and producer of the comedies I Love You Man and Old School.
He attended McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario.
He owned The Montecito Picture Company.
He had three children, Jason, Catherine and Caroline, with his wife Geneviève Robert.
He co-produced the film Hitchcock starring Anthony Hopkins.
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