Born in 1952, the US American Dale Launer is a director, producer and one of Hollywood’s best-paid screenwriters. He first attracted world attention to his comedic talent with his screenplay for the film RUTHLESS PEOPLE(1986). He celebrated his own directing debut in 1992 with the romantic comedy LOVE POTION NO 9. He also wrote and co-produced the witty courtroom comedyMY COUSIN VINNY, which brought Marisa Tomei an Oscar for Best Supporting Actress. Following a long break, Launer directed, produced and wrote the screenplay for TOM’S NU HEAVEN.