Randal Kleiser

Kleiser, born 1946 in Philadelphia, studied at the University of Southern California and received international recognition through the most successful musical film of all time:GREASE(1978). This was followed by such films as THE BLUE LAGOON, FLIGHT OF THE NAVIGATOR, HONEY, I BLEW UP THE KIDSand the film adaptation of Jack London’s novel WHITE FANG. Of particular personal significance was his AIDS themed film drama IT’S MY PARTY. He won an Emmy Award for his TV film THE GATHERING in 1977.