With Zack and Miri Make a Porno due out in theaters on October 31st, we decided to feature Kevin Smith as our first director for Reel Movie Stars.
Kevin Smith got his start as a writer and director with his critical darling, Clerks, which took the Sundance Film Festival by storm in 1994. Since then, Smith has written and directed Mallrats, Chasing Amy, Dogma, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, Jersey Girl, and Clerks II.
As an actor, you probably know Smith best as Silent Bob in his various View Askewniverse movies. However, did you know Smith has also acted in several non-Smith productions including Daredevil, Catch and Release, and Live Free or Die Hard?
Ready for some more fun Kevin Smith trivia facts you may not know?
- Cast his wife, Jennifer Schwalbach Smith as Missy in Jay and Silent Bob Stike Back and Emma in Clerks II
- Named his daughter Harley Quinn after Joker's sidekick from the Comic Book
- Cast his daughter Harley to play a baby Silent Bob in Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back
- Harley Quinn's godfather in Jason Lee
- Owns a comic book store, Jay and Silent Bob's Secret Stash in Red Bank, New Jersey
- Made a cameo alongside Jason Mewes in the music video for Because I Got High by Afroman
- Has two dogs named Mulder and Scully
Now that you're all Kevin Smith experts, we'll leave you with some fun pictures of this lovable guy.