Smith, Kevin: Profile (2008)

KEVIN SMITH is the director and writer of the new raunchy comedy, “Zack and Miri Make a Prono.”

Smith made his first film, CLERKS, for $27,575, in a New Jersey store back in 1994.

Since then, the 38-year-old screenwriter/director/actor has made CLERKS, CLERKS II, MALLRATS, CHASING AMY, JERSEY GIRL, JAY AND SILENT BOB STRIKE BACK and DOGMA.

Smith is currently preparing a horror film, entitled RED STATE, and an untitled comic book/sci-fi movie. Smith is also a comic book writer, having written eight issues of “Daredevil” for Marvel Comics, as well as 15-issues of “Green Arrow,” for DC Comics, amongst others. He's released two lecture tour DVDs entitled AN EVENING WITH KEVIN SMITH and remains very active with his multiple Internet sites.

Last year, Smith also released a memoir/diary, entitled “My Boring Ass Life: The Uncomfortably Candid Diary of Kevin Smith.”