Mike Bigelow is making his feature film directorial debut with Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo. After graduating from UCLA Film School in 1982, Bigelow worked as a motion animator at Dream Quest Images where he designed and directed motion animation for dozens of films before becoming technical director on The Abyss and Total Recall.
Since 1991, Bigelow has directed more than 400 commercials and his advertising work has won top honors as the Cannes and London International Advertising Awards. One of his 1999 spots was nominated for an Emmy Award for best commercial of the year.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2005.
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