When you're making a comedy about really serious issues, you're kind of in the position of being an idiot savantWeitz: 'I'm no Michael Moore' Apr 21, 2006
I have to thank (the cast) because they were extremely generous and nice in joining me and doing it'Dreamz' director explains 'z' in title Apr 16, 2006
I've been working on this script for seven years, gone through 30 drafts, and I feel extremely lucky to be making this draft, with this cast, at this studioShooting begins on DeNiro-Weitz film Mar 08, 2011
Paul John Weitz (born 1965) is an American film producer, screenwriter, actor, and film director.
Weitz was born in New York City, New York, the son of the actress Susan Kohner and novelist/fashion designer John Weitz, and the grandson of producer Paul Kohner and Mexican actress Lupita Tovar.
Growing up in New York City, he attended The Allen-Stevenson School and later Collegiate. Then, he graduated from Wesleyan University, where he wrote the play Mango Tea. The play was performed off-Broadway.