Mark Jean, Director | Writer

FEATURES & MOW

The Nine Lives of Christmas
Directed MOW, a romantic comedy starring Gregory Harrison and Brandon Routh, Hallmark

Mom's Day Away
Directed MOW, a romantic comedy starring Bonnie Sommerville and James Tupper, Hallmark

The Christmas Ornament
Directed MOW, Christmas romance starring Kellie Martin and Cameron Mathison, Hallmark

Shuffleton's Barbershop
Directed MOW, family drama starring Danny Glover and Austin Stowell, Hallmark

Finding Mrs. Claus
Directed MOW, romantic-comedy starring Mira Sorvino and Will Sasso, Lifetime

Taken Back
Directed MOW, psychological thriller starring Moira Kelly, Amanda Tapping, Lifetime

Duke
Directed MOW, true-life drama starring Steven Weber, Hallmark

Finding A Family
Directed MOW, true-life drama starring Kim Delaney, Hallmark

Three Weeks, Three Kids
Directed MOW, romantic comedy starring Warren Christie and Anna Chlumsky, Hallmark

Come Dance at my Wedding
Directed MOW, dramedy starring John Schneider, Roma Downey, and Brooke Nevin, Hallmark

Finn on the Fly
Directed feature, and co-wrote family comedy starring Ana Gasteyer, Amaze Film & TV, Seville

A Valentine Carol
Directed MOW, romantic comedy starring Emma Caulfield and Barbara Niven, Lifetime

The Road to Christmas
Directed MOW, romantic comedy starring Jennifer Grey and Clark Gregg, Lifetime

Early Bird Special
Directed feature, dark comedy starring Anita Gillette, Ray Walston, Max Perlich and William Wyndom

Homecoming
Directed and co-wrote family drama starring Anne Bancroft and Bonnie Bedelia, comedy, Showtime Premiere Movie (Gold Award, Houston International Film Festival, WGA Award Nomination, Best Longform Adaptation, SAG Award Nomination, Best Actress, Cable Ace Award Nomination, Best Actress)

Special Delivery
Directed MOW, Christmas comedy starring Andy Dick, Fox Family/TVA International

Teen Angel Returns
Directed serialized feature, The Disney Channel

The Secret of Lost Creek
Directed serialized feature, The Disney Channel

EPISODIC TELEVISION

Body & Soul
Directed pilot and multiple episodes, PAX

That's Life
Directed one-hour drama, CBS

Live Through This
Directed multiple episodes, one-hour drama, MTV

So Wierd
Directed multiple episodes, one-hour drama, The Disney Channel

7th Heaven
Directed multiple episodes, one-hour drama, The WB Network

Hollywood Off-Ramp
Directed anthology series. E! Entertainment

Dead at 21
Directed one-hour drama, MTV

Savannah
Directed one-hour drama, The WB Network

Police Academy
Directed pilot and multiple episodes, one-hour comedy, Warner Bros. International

The Addams Family
Directed multiple episodes, half-hour comedy, Fox Family Channel

The Immortal
Directed one-hour action-adventure series, UPN

Big Wolf on Campus
Directed multiple episodes, half-hour comedy, Telescene and Fox Family

Parker Lewis Can't Lose
Directed multiple episodes, Columbia Pictures Television, FOX Network.

Weird Science
Directed multiple episodes, half-hour comedy, Universal Television, USA Network

Danger Theater
Directed multiple episodes, half-hour comedy, Universal Television, FOX Network

SHORTS

Who Owns the Sun
Directed dramatic short, Disney
1st Place, New York Film Festival; Gold Award, Houston International Film Festival; Gold Chris, Columbus International Film Festival; 1st Place, International Black Independent Film; Gold Apple, National Educational Film Festival; Worldfest Gold Award; Cine Golden Eagle

Public Service Campaign
Wrote and directed 30 one-minute interstitials, FOX Children's Network.
George Foster Peabody Award, ACT award, Parents' Choice Award, Gold Award, Chicago International Film Festival

Pinocchio: The Making of a Masterpiece
Directed documentary, Buena Vista and The Disney Channel

Interactive Wonderland
Directed installation for EPCOT Center, Disney Imagineering

SCREENPLAYS

Gemini Summer
Co-wrote novel adaptation, family adventure

The Dragon Hatcher
Wrote novel adaptation, fantasy-adventure, Universal

Beast of Bataan
Co-wrote, historical drama, Brooksfilm

Homecoming
Co-wrote novel adaptation, Showtime

R.I.P.
Co-wrote original screenplay, urban drama

Heifer Blues
Co-wrote original screenplay, mystery/suspense, Art Theatre Guild of Japan

Monster Mash
Original story, fantasy/horror, Atlantic Releasing Corporation

The Future Mrs. Claus
Co-wrote screenplay, romantic comedy, Johnson Production Group

Stranded
Co-wrote screenplay, Sci-Fi, New Line Cinema

Finn on the Fly
Co-wrote screenplay, family comedy, Amaze Film & TV and Seville Pictures

NOVEL

Puddlejumpers
Co-wrote fantasy-adventure, Hyperion Publishing, 2008

EDUCATION

San Diego State University, Telecommunications and Film, B.S.
The American Film Institute, full scholarship, MFA

REPRESENTATION

Richard Arlook
The Arlook Group
(310) 550-5714