Jay Chandrasekhar

Director, 'Super Troopers'

Named one of Variety's Top 10 Directors to Watch, Jay Chandrasekhar is an accomplished director, stand-up comic, comedy writer and actor.

Chandrasekhar directed, co-wrote and starred in the Broken Lizard films: Super Troopers, Beerfest, Club Dread and Puddle Cruiser. He also directed the Broken Lizard comedy special, Broken Lizard Stands Up. Additionally, he directed the hit Warner Brothers comedy, The Dukes of Hazzard,

In addition to his feature film work, Chandrasekhar has directed various TV shows, including several episodes of the Emmy Award winning Arrested Development, Up All Night, Happy Endings, Community, Royal Pains, Blue Mountain State, Psych, Chuck, Undeclared, The Human Giant and more.

He has directed commercials for HP, Coca-Cola and Nike. And he has edited several feature films.

Jay tours the country doing stand-up comedy, and can be seen as an actor, most recently, in the films I Love You, Man and The Slammin’ Salmon.

He is currently promoting his latest film, THE BABYMAKERS, which was made under his new production banner, Duck Attack Films. Jay directed and stars in the film, alongside Olivia Munn, Paul Schneider, Kevin Heffernan and Nat Faxon.

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