after i was born, this happened:
(This is all true...)
Kevin Arbouet (Director/Producer/Writer), former Vice President of Lee Daniels Entertainment (Monster’s Ball, Precious, The Butler) works currently as a film, television and commercial director. His latest feature, Fair Market Value is a romantic comedy starring the Latina superstar, Luisana Lopilato in her English language debut.
Mr. Arbouet was initially thrust into the spotlight after directing the internet sensation, “I Got A Crush On Obama,” which was seen by over one hundred million people worldwide and has been noted as the most popular political video of all time. Kevin went on to direct the official music video for the Nickelodeon original film, FRED the Movie which at the time broke all cable ratings with 7.6 million viewers. He has also directed the latest Conan O’Brien sketch with Triumph the Insult Dog entitled, Triumph Takes on Times Square Mascots.
Kevin continues to direct commercial campaigns for national products like Aunt Jemima, Nokia, Kelloggs, Smithfield, Icelandic Glacial and other products. As a producer Kevin has produced the internet series, Stream, starring Whoopi Goldberg, the movies, Lost Revolution starring Melissa Leo and Last Day of Summer starring DJ Qualls and Nikki Reed.
He has also produced the Lincoln Center Project at the David Koch Theatre, entitled “Portraits in Dramatic Time,” featuring William H. Macy, Liev Schrieber, Holly Hunter, Alan Rickman, Allison Pill, and Lili Taylor.