Douglas Keeve is an award-winning American film director, producer, and screenwriter. He is best known for his work on the HBO series Sex and the City and the film Swoon.
Keeve was born in New York City in 1964. He grew up in a small town in Upstate New York and attended college at the University of Rochester. He developed an interest in film at an early age, and after graduating from college he moved to New York City to pursue his dream of becoming a filmmaker.
Keeve's first big break came in 1992 when he directed the short film, Swoon. The film was nominated for an Academy Award and won the Grand Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival. This early success jumpstarted Keeve's career and he went on to direct a number of feature films and television shows.
Keeve directed the HBO series Sex and the City, which aired from 1998 to 2004. The show was a massive hit and won numerous awards, including the Golden Globe for Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy. Keeve also directed the Sex and the City feature film, which was released in 2008.
In addition to his work in television and film, Keeve has directed multiple music videos and commercials. He has worked with artists such as Beyonce, Britney Spears, and Madonna. His music video for Madonna's “Like a Prayer” won the MTV Video Music Award for Best Direction.
Keeve has also been involved in the production of several documentaries, including the Emmy-winning The Celluloid Closet. He has served as a producer or executive producer on several other films, including The Cat’s Meow and The Chateau.
Keeve continues to work in the film and television industry. He currently lives in Los Angeles and is developing several projects for both television and film. His work has earned him numerous awards and accolades, including a Peabody Award and an Emmy Award. Keeve's work is a testament to his dedication and passion for filmmaking.