Eric Bress is an American screenwriter, film director and producer, probably best known for his work on the Final Destination series and The Butterfly Effect. He frequently collaborates with J. Mackye Gruber.
His most recent project, The Alchemyst: The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel, is in development. He also has another project in development Blindsighted with his writing partner J. Mackye Gruber.
Bress went to school at Hackley, an independent school in Tarrytown, and is a graduate of Syracuse University, where he studied film. He is originally from New York. He worked as a sound engineer before becoming a screenwriter.
- Blindsighted (2010) (screenplay)
- The Alchemyst: The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel (2010) (screenplay)
- The Final Destination (2009) (screenplay)
- Kyle XY (2006) (writer/executive producer)
- Final Destination 3 (2006) (special thanks)
- Cellular (2004) (screenplay) (uncredited)
- The Butterfly Effect (2004) (screenplay/director)
- Final Destination 2 (2003) (screenplay/story)
- Bits and Pieces: Bringing Death to Life (2003) (cast)
- Blunt (1998) (writer/producer/cast)
- Fast, Cheap & Out of Control (1997) (production assistant)
- "Eric Bress". Filmbug. Retrieved 2009-12-11.
- The Alchemyst: Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel at the Internet Movie Database
- DVDTalk.com. "The Butterfly Effect - Eric Bress and J. Mackye Gruber". Dvdtalk.com. Retrieved 2009-12-11.