Professional Experience:

  • Life Stinks – Writer
  • Dracula – Dead and Loving It – Writer
  • Screwloose – Writer
  • Box-Office 3D – Writer
  • Shadows in the Dark: The Val Lewton Story – Writer
  • Mel Brooks Live at the Geffen - Producer/Editor
  • Mel Brooks Strikes Back – Executive Producer, Director, Editor
  • Mel Brooks and Dick Cavett: Together Again – Producer, Director, Editor
  • Body Rocks – Visual Consultant
  • Girls Just Want to Have Fun – Visual Consultant
  • Once Bitten – Visual Consultant
  • Transylvania 6-5000 – Visual Consultant

Education & Background:

  • Bachelor of Arts – University of Southern California

Steve Haberman recently produced and edited three comedy specials for HBO: Mel Brooks Live at the Geffen; Mel Brooks Strikes Back; and Mel Brooks and Dick Cavett: Together Again. He received Emmy nominations for producing all three specials. He has written four features, including three with legendary comic filmmaker Mel Brooks. In addition, he wrote the Warner Brothers documentary on Val Lewton that accompanied the box set of the producer’s innovative horror films. His book Silent Screams remains the definitive work on horror in the silent cinema. He also wrote and performed 25 commentaries for classic studio films on DVD and blu ray, winning the Rondo Award for Best Commentary on the original 1932 version of The Mummy.

Awards/Nominations:

  • Emmy Nomination - Mel Brooks Live at the Geffen – Producer/Editor
  • Emmy Nomination – Mel Brooks Strikes Back – Executive Producer/Director/Editor
  • Emmy Nomination – Mel Brooks and Dick Cavett: Together Again – Producer
  • Rondo Award – The Mummy – Best DVD Commentary

Publications:

  • Silent Screams