Brian Koppelman

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Brian Koppelman
Occupation Screenwriter
Film Director
Film producer
Record producer
Spouse(s) Amy

Brian Koppelman is an American screenwriter, novelist, director, and producer. Best known as the co-writer of Ocean's Thirteen and Rounders, Koppelman has also produced films such as The Illusionist and The Lucky Ones as well as directed films such as Solitary Man. His writing partner is David Levien.

Koppelman was an A&R representative from 1988-1997 for such companies as Elektra Records, Giant Records, SBK Records and EMI Records, during which time he discovered singer songwriter Tracy Chapman and executive-produced her first album.[1]


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His sister is Jennifer Koppelman Hutt, who hosts a Sirius Satellite Radio show called Whatever with Alexis and Jennifer alongside Martha Stewart's daughter Alexis. He is the son of producer and media executive Charles Koppelman. His wife, Amy, is a novelist.


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