The Info List - Scott Speer

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Scott Speer (born June 5, 1982) is an American filmmaker, music video director, television director and novelist.


1 Life and career 2 Filmography

2.1 Music videos 2.2 Feature films 2.3 Television

3 Awards and nominations 4 Bibliography 5 References 6 External links

Life and career[edit] Speer was born in San Diego, California. At age 23, he was signed with HSI Productions, and in 2006 Speer received the MVPA Award for Directorial Debut of the Year for the music video of "Stars" by Switchfoot. In 2007 he won his first MTV Video Music Awards Latin America in México, for his work with "Bella Traicion" by the Mexican pop sensation Belinda. In June 2007, he directed a three-part video series for Ashley Tisdale. These videos included "He Said She Said", "Not Like That" and "Suddenly" released on her DVD There's Something About Ashley.[1] In 2009, he again directed music videos for Tisdale for "It's Alright, It's OK" and "Crank It Up" from her album Guilty Pleasure. He also had an on-and-off relationship with Tisdale from 2009–2012.[2][3][4] In addition to directing, Speer produced and second unit directed the feature film The Beat, an official selection of the 2003 Sundance Film Festival, and remains deeply involved in independent films. In 2010 Scott directed The LXD episode "Duet". In 2012, he directed Step Up Revolution
Step Up Revolution
(2012), his feature film directing debut. In April 2012, Speer released a young adult novel called Immortal City, about a world in which celebrity culture revolves around supernatural beings, specifically guardian angels.[5] In April 2013, Speer released a book called Natural Born Angel.[6] He also wrote the preceding novel Immortal City (2012) and concluded the trilogy with Battle Angel in 2014. 2015 filmed the highly rated exorcism short film Realm,[7] which was also later made into a full-length film.[8] Filmography[edit] Music videos[edit]


- "Stars"


Five Speed - "The Mess" Teddy Geiger
Teddy Geiger
- "For You I Will (Confidence)" Eric Church
Eric Church
- "How 'Bout You" Sanctus Real
Sanctus Real
- "I'm Not Alright" Paris Hilton
Paris Hilton
- "Nothing In This World" Belinda - "Ni Freud, Ni Tu Mamá"


Eric Church
Eric Church
- "Guys Like Me" Belinda - "Bella Traición" Belinda - "Luz Sin Gravedad" (co-directed with Belinda) Ashley Tisdale
Ashley Tisdale
- "He Said She Said" Ashley Tisdale
Ashley Tisdale
- "Suddenly" Ashley Tisdale
Ashley Tisdale
- "Not Like That" The Veronicas
The Veronicas
- "Hook Me Up" Belinda - "If We Were" Aly & AJ - "Like Whoa" Brandi Carlile
Brandi Carlile
- "The Story"


Alexander Kogan - "I Will" Belinda - "See a Little Light" Luigi Masi - "The Look" Big Boi
Big Boi
featuring Andre 3000
Andre 3000
and Raekwon
- "Royal Flush" Jordin Sparks
Jordin Sparks
- "Tattoo" (Second version) Paula Abdul
Paula Abdul
- "Dance Like There's No Tomorrow" (co-directed with Abdul)[9] David Archuleta
David Archuleta
- "A Little Too Not Over You" Blake Shelton
Blake Shelton
- "She Wouldn't Be Gone"


Jessica Harp
Jessica Harp
- "Boy Like Me" Ashley Tisdale
Ashley Tisdale
- "It's Alright, It's OK" V Factory - "Love Struck" Ashley Tisdale
Ashley Tisdale
- "Crank It Up" Parachute - "Under Control"


featuring Iyaz - "Pyramid" Jason Derulo
Jason Derulo
- "Ridin' Solo" Orianthi
- "Courage"

Feature films[edit]

The Beat (2003) (producer, second unit director) Step Up Revolution
Step Up Revolution
(2012) (director) Step Up: All In (2014) (executive producer) Midnight Sun (2018) (director) Status Update
Status Update
(2018) (director)


Finding Carter
Finding Carter
(2014) (director) Scream (2016) (director)

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Motive Result

2006 MVPA Award Directorial Debut of the Year Switchfoot
- "Stars" Won

2007 Premios Lo Nuestro "Video of the Year" Belinda - "Ni Freud Ni Tu Mama" Nominated

2007 MTV Video Music Awards Latin America "Video of the Year" Belinda - "Bella Traición" Won

2007 OVMALA "Best Lighting" Belinda - "Luz Sin Gravedad" Won

2007 OVMALA "Best Costume in a Video (Women)" Belinda - "Bella Traición" Nominated

2007 OVMALA "Best Female Video" Belinda - "Luz Sin Gravedad" Won


2012: Immortal City 2013: Natural Born Angel 2014: Battle Angel


^ " There's Something About Ashley
There's Something About Ashley
performance on Billboard". Billboard. Retrieved 2008-07-20. [dead link] ^ "Ashley Tisdale: Biography". People. March 21, 2010. Archived from the original on July 29, 2010. Retrieved 2010-08-02.  ^ " Ashley Tisdale
Ashley Tisdale
and Ex-Boyfriend Scott Speer Back On". E! Online. 2012-05-12. Retrieved 2013-02-14.  ^ Eggenberger, Nicole (2012-05-07). "Ashley Tisdale, Scott Speer Rekindle Romance". UsMagazine.com. Retrieved 2013-02-14.  ^ Scott Speer. "Immortal City (Immortal City, #1) by Scott Speer - Reviews, Discussion, Bookclubs, Lists". Goodreads.com. Retrieved 2013-09-11.  ^ Scott Speer. "Natural Born Angel (Immortal City, #2) by Scott Speer - Reviews, Discussion, Bookclubs, Lists". Goodreads.com. Retrieved 2013-09-11.  ^ Barton, Steve (2015-03-23). "Teenage Exorcists Speed Toward the Realm". Dreadcentral.com. Retrieved 2017-01-05.  ^ Cooper, Patrick (2015-03-23). "Deal Struck for Ass-Kicking Teen Exorcist Film 'Realm'". Bloody-disgusting.com. Retrieved 2017-01-05.  ^ "Making of "Dance Like There's No Tomorrow" music video". Target Exclusive DVD. Retrieved 2009-03-24. 

External links[edit]

Scott Speer on IMDb

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Films directed by Scott Speer

Step Up Revolution
Step Up Revolution
(2012) Midnight Sun (2018) Status U