About Jordan Pearlman
Director and screenwriter of the film The Visit, which earned him two Independent Spirit Award nominations.
He grew up in New York City and was a member of First Calvary Baptist Church Of Harlem.
He was a staunch Democrat and spent much of 2007 raising funds and campaigning for Barack Obama.
His uncle was actor Gene Wilder.
He directed actress Zoe Saldana in his 2007 film Constellation.