Jeff Nathanson is an American screenwriter, film producer, and director.
He is best known for his work on the Rush Hour sequels, Catch Me If You Can, The Terminal, and The Last Shot, and has also co-written a story draft for the film Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull with George Lucas. The screenplay for that film was written by David Koepp; it was released on May 22, 2008.
Nathanson attended the University of California, Santa Barbara as an English major for two years before leaving to pursue his career.
Currently, he is developing a Milli Vanilli biopic for Universal Pictures, adapting The 39 Clues and writing the script for Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales.
Nathanson serves on the Foundation Board of Directors of Venice Family Clinic, a community health center in Los Angeles, CA.