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Kyle Newman
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March 16, 1976


Morristown, New Jersey


Jaime King (ex-wife)

Kyle Newman (born March 16, 1976) is an American film director, producer, screenwriter, author and editor.[1]


Newman is a an honors graduate of New York University's School of Film/TV. Since 1997, he has worked in several films, short films and music videos, and has written two books. Some of his most notable works include: the Star Wars-themed comedy Fanboys (2009 - director), the action-comedy Barely Lethal (2015 - director) and the critically acclaimed documentary Raiders!: The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made (2015 - executive producer). He also directed Taylor Swift's music videos for "Style" and "Clean".[2]

Personal life[]

Newman married actress Jaime King in 2007, two years after they met in the set for Fanboys. They have two children together. In 2020, Newman and King separated.[3]

Work with Lana Del Rey[]

In 2012, he directed the video for Lana Del Rey's song "Summertime Sadness", alongside Spencer Susser.[4]

During the video shoot, extra material was recorded, which was later added to the Paradise trailer. In addition, the remaining footage was used to construct the original video for "Bel Air."[5]