Wayne Isham

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Wayne Isham
Born 1958 (age 55–56)
United States
Occupation Director

Wayne Isham (born 1958) is an American music video director who has directed music videos of many popular artists; such as Bon Jovi, Michael Jackson, Janet Jackson, KISS, Roxette, Mötley Crüe, Britney Spears, Kelly Clarkson, Whitesnake, David Cook, Simple Plan, Avenged Sevenfold, Pantera, *NSYNC, Backstreet Boys, Shania Twain, Metallica, Muse, Keith Urban, Godsmack, OneRepublic, Leona Lewis, Aaliyah, Pink Floyd, Sheryl Crow, Megadeth, Madonna, Avril Lavigne, Def Leppard, Darius Rucker, Adam Lambert, Nadine Coyle among others.[1]

In 1998, Isham ventured into feature film directing with 12 Bucks.[2]

"The only music-video director who has had real longevity in the business is Wayne Isham, who seems, at first glance, capable of a neutral style. His quite malleable work incorporates either grand set pieces or intimate performance footage..."[3]

Select videography[edit]

1984
1985
1986
1987
1988
1989
1990
1991
1992
1993
1994
1995
1996
1997
1998
1999
2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
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2007
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013

References[edit]

  1. ^ MV Data Base credits
  2. ^ The New York Times
  3. ^ Vernallis, Carol (2004). Experiencing Music Video: Aesthetics and Cultural Context, p.289. ISBN 9780231117999.
  4. ^ Answers.com

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