Grant Heslov

Active - 1985 - 2017  |   Born - May 15, 1963 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States  |   Genres - Comedy, Drama, Adventure, Mystery, Thriller

Share on

Movie Highlights

See Full Filmography

Factsheet

  • Loaned George Clooney $100 to pay for headshots when Clooney was still a struggling actor.
  • Transitioned from being a character actor to behind-the-camera work in the early 2000s, receiving his first coproducer credit on the 2003 film Intolerable Cruelty.
  • In 2005, he and his wife used their airline miles to purchase 16 plane tickets to evacuate survivors of Hurricane Katrina; they also opened their home to a family who had lost everything in the storm for five months while they put their lives back together.
  • Cofounded the production company Smokehouse Pictures in 2006 with his longtime friend George Clooney.