Chris Kobin

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Chris Kobin is a screenwriter and film producer living in Los Angeles, California.

Chris Kobin in front of the Carleton Hotel at the 2010 Cannes Film Festival.


Kobin, a graduate of Ridgewood High School (New Jersey), Macalester College and Loyola Law School[citation needed], turned down an offer from a Century City law firm and became a car salesman while trying to break into Hollywood.[1][2][3] The John Landis film Slasher: an IFC Original was based on Kobin's experiences traveling the country staging "slasher sales".


Kobin has produced the Made-For-TV Movies Payback ABC TV (1997), A Vision of Murder: The Story of Donielle CBS TV(2000), and Slasher: an IFC Original (2004).[4] Feature Films which Kobin has co-written include 2001 Maniacs (2005), Snoop Dogg's Hood of Horror (2006), Driftwood (2006).[5] and 2001 Maniacs: Field of Screams (2010).[6][7]

Film Festival Premieres[edit]

Kobin's documentary films have premiered in the following film festivals:


Television Series[edit]


External links[edit]