Kevin Alyn Elders
|Kevin Alyn Elders|
|Born||Kevin Alyn Elders|
|Occupation||Screenwriter, film director, novelist|
|Genre||Thriller, action adventure, techno-thriller, military|
Elders began his career in the 1980s as a screenwriter based in Southern California. In the length of his career, he has sold 23 of his 26 original screenplays. He made his debut with Iron Eagle, a military action-adventure film that predated the similarly-themed Top Gun by several months. Though the film was not a major financial or critical success, it was enough of a success on home video to spawn a several sequels, two of which Elders wrote and served as 2nd unit director on.
He made his directorial debut with the 1999 action comedy Simon Sez starring Dennis Rodman and Dane Cook. He wrote the 2009 techno-thriller Echelon Conspiracy. He published Room 502, his first novel in 2015.
- Iron Eagle (1986)
- Iron Eagle II (1988)
- Aces: Iron Eagle III (1991)
- Simon Sez (1999)
- Echelon Conspiracy (2009)
- Room 502 (2015)
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