NEIL SPISAK (Production Designer) designed the blockbuster adventures Spider-Man, Spider-Man 2, and Spider-Man 3, which have grossed $2.5 billion worldwide to date. He also designed director Sam Raimi's The Gift starring Cate Blanchett, Hilary Swank, Keanu Reeves, Greg Kinnear and Giovanni Ribisi and For Love of the Game starring Kevin Costner and Kelly Preston. Spisak also served as production designer for Nora Ephron's Bewitched starring Nicole Kidman and Will Ferrell.

Spisak also designed John Woo's Face/Off starring Nicolas Cage and John Travolta as well as Heat, directed by Michael Mann and starring Al Pacino, Robert De Niro and Val Kilmer. His other film credits include Disclosure, My Life, Benny & Joon, Pacific Heights and The Trip to Bountiful.

A graduate of the prestigious Carnegie-Mellon University, Spisak began his career in the wardrobe department. He was the costume designer on director Sidney Lumet's crime drama Q & A starring Nick Nolte as well as on writer John Patrick Shanley's thriller January Man starring Kevin Kline and Susan Sarandon. Spisak was nominated for an Emmy Award for his work as a costume designer on the American Playhouse drama Roanoak.

LOUISE MINGENBACH's (Costume Designer) eclectic motion picture and television credits include The Heartbreak Kid, School for Scoundrels, Superman Returns, Spanglish, and Starsky & Hutch. She has also collaborated with Superman Returns director Bryan Singer on X-Men, X-Men 2, Apt Pupil, and The Usual Suspects.

Other film credits include K-PAX, The Rundown, Gossip, Permanent Midnight, Nightwatch, and The Spitfire Grill.

Mingenbach's television credits include the series "The Naked Truth" and several movies of the week.

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