Tim Story

For the American author and entrepreneur, see Tim Storey. For the composer, see Tim Story (composer).
Tim Story
Born Timothy Kevin Story
(1970-03-13) March 13, 1970
Los Angeles, California
Alma mater USC School of Cinematic Arts (1991)[1]
Occupation Director, producer
Years active 1997–present
Organization The Story Company

Timothy Kevin "Tim" Story (born March 13, 1970) is an American director, producer and writer.[2][3] He is the founder of The Story Company, an entertainment production company that he started with his wife in 1996.

Early life

Born in Los Angeles on March 13, 1970, Story attended Westchester High School in Los Angeles with jazz pianist Eric Reed and actresses Regina King and Nia Long. He was senior class president at Westchester High. He graduated from the USC School of Cinematic Arts in 1991.[1]

While in high school, Story briefly attempted a career in music. He was part of Ice-T's Rhyme Syndicate and even appeared as a member of the group T.D.F. on the song "T.D.F. Connection" from the 1988 compilation album Rhyme Syndicate Comin' Through.[4] A group member was shot and killed prior to them being signed to Warner Bros. Records.[5] Story later turned his attention to directing feature films.[6]


Music videos


  1. 1 2 "Notable Alumni". USC School of Cinematic Arts. Archived from the original on August 26, 2009.
  2. "Tim Story". The New York Times.
  3. "The New York Times".
  4. Various Artists - Rhyme Syndicate Comin' Through (LP liner notes). Warner Bros. Records. 25774-1
  5. Story, Tim. "Biography". filmbug.com. Filmbug. Retrieved 5 August 2014.
  6. Shaw, Lucas. "Hollywood, Tim Story Will See You Now: Why the 'Think Like a Man' Director Is More Powerful Than Ever". thewrap.com. The Wrap. Retrieved 5 August 2014.
  7. "Tim Story to Direct Corduroy Movie". ComingSoon.net. CraveOnline. November 14, 2016. Retrieved November 14, 2016.
  8. ""He Can't Love U" by Jagged Edge | Music Video | VH1.com". VH1. Viacom International. April 29, 2008. Retrieved January 9, 2016.
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