Jeffrey David "Jeff" Nathanson is an American screenwriter, director, and producer. He is known for writing screenplays to films such as Catch Me if You Can, the Rush Hour film trilogy, The Terminal, and Tower Heist. For Disney, Nathanson made his director debut with the 2004 Touchstone Pictures comedy The Last Shot. He also wrote the screenplay for Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales. Most recently, he wrote the screenplay for the 2019 remake of The Lion King. Gallery Jeff Nathanson at premiere of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales in May 2017.Jeff Nathanson at premiere of The Lion King remake in July 2019.Add a photo to this galleryTrivia Nathanson previously worked with Matthew Broderick (the original Simba) in the 2004 comedy The Last Shot. Retrieved from "https://disney.fandom.com/wiki/Jeff_Nathanson?oldid=3894617" Categories: People 1960s births People from California Screenwriters Producers Directors Touchstone Pictures Pirates of the Caribbean The Lion King Males American people Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.