Mark Neveldine

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Mark Neveldine
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Mark Neveldine in 2011
Mark Neveldine

(1973-05-11) May 11, 1973 (age 45)
Watertown, New York, United States
OccupationFilm director, film producer, screenwriter, camera operator
Years active2006–present
Alison Lohman (m. 2009)

Mark Neveldine (born May 11, 1973) is an American film director, film producer, screenwriter and camera operator. He is best known for frequently collaborating with Brian Taylor as Neveldine/Taylor.

Early life and education[edit]

Neveldine was born in Watertown, New York, to Tom Neveldine and Carolyn Dowd Fitzpatrick. He attended college at Hobart and William Smith Colleges, where he studied drama and psychology.[1][2][citation needed]


After graduating, he moved to Manhattan, where he began his career as an actor, writer, and director of nearly thirty productions. He subsequently transitioned into film work, becoming a cinematographer on music videos, documentaries and a television pilot.[3]

Neveldine directed Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance, the reboot to the Marvel Comics' superhero film Ghost Rider, alongside partner Brian Taylor.[4]

Film critic Armond White praises the Neveldine-Taylor collaborations as "avant-garde".[5]

Personal life[edit]

Neveldine married actress Alison Lohman in Watertown, New York on August 19, 2009, at St. Anthony's Catholic Church. They have two children together.[citation needed]


Year Title Director Writer Producer Notes
2006 Crank Yes Yes executive Also camera operator
2008 Pathology No Yes Yes
2009 Crank: High Voltage Yes Yes executive
Gamer Yes Yes executive
2010 Jonah Hex No Yes No
2011 Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance[6] Yes No No Also camera operator
2015 The Vatican Tapes Yes No No
2016 Officer Downe No No Yes Also actor


  1. ^ "#140 Hobart and William Smith Colleges -". Retrieved February 1, 2019.
  2. ^ "Nev and Chev Back for Sequel - Hobart and William Smith Colleges". Retrieved February 1, 2019.
  3. ^ Southern, Nathan. "Mark Neveldine – Biography". Allmovie. Retrieved November 28, 2008.
  4. ^ Lesnick, Silas (July 16, 2010). "Neveldine and Taylor Confirmed for Ghost Rider 2". Superhero Hype. Retrieved February 3, 2012.
  5. ^ White, Armond. "Armond White reviews Jonah Hex, best movie to open this week". Retrieved February 3, 2012.
  6. ^ "Neveldine and Taylor Confirmed for Ghost Rider 2". July 16, 2010. Retrieved January 25, 2013.

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