Paul Hoen

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Paul Hoen is an American director and producer. Hoen has directed and produced projects such as Cheetah Girls 3 and Dadnapped. Hoen studied drama, film and television at the University of Santa Clara. He was admitted to the Directors Guild of America in 1987. Since then he has directed several television films such as Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam, Jump In, Read It and Weep, Eddie's Million Dollar Cook-Off, You Wish!, Tru Confessions starring Shia LaBeouf and the comedy The Luck of the Irish starring Ryan Merriman. Both Jump In and Luck of the Irish on first airing were the Disney Channel's highest rated programs. In January 2008, Paul Hoen won the DGA award for the film Jump In and in January 2009 he won for The Cheetah Girls One World. He has also been nominated for two other DGA awards for Take My Sister Please an episode from the series Even Stevens, and Searching for David's Heart, the ABC Family Movie starring Danielle Panabaker. The film was also nominated for a Young Artist Award for Best Family Television Movie or Special and Danielle Panabaker won the Young Artist Award for Best Young Actress in a TV Movie. The film was also the 2005 recipient of The Humanitas Prize. You Wish! and Jump In were also nominated for Humanitas Prizes. Popular series directed by Hoen include Roundhouse, The Secret World of Alex Mack, Sabrina, the Teenage Witch, Cousin Skeeter, The Jersey, where he is also credited as Producer, Just for Kicks, ...

Eddie's Million Dollar Cook Off (2003)

Eddie Ogden is his pa's pride and joy as well as the Groundhogs team's only asset as baseball talent. Then Eddie discovers a taste and talent for cuisine. Although his brothers Andy and Alex, and Pa as well as classmates enjoy his dishes, they only mock cooking, so ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Taylor Ball  •  Orlando Brown  •  Reiley McClendon  •  Mark L. Taylor

Eddie Ogden is his pa's pride and joy as well as the Groundhogs team's only asset as baseball talent. Then Eddie discovers a taste and talent for cuisine. Although his brothers Andy and Alex, and Pa as well as classmates enjoy his dishes, they only mock cooking, so ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Taylor Ball  •  Orlando Brown  •  Reiley McClendon  •  Mark L. Taylor

Read It and Weep (2006)

A young girl turns into an A-List celebrity over night when her private journal is accidently published and becomes a best-seller.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Kay Panabaker  •  Danielle Panabaker  •  Allison Scagliotti  •  Marquise Brown

A young girl turns into an A-List celebrity over night when her private journal is accidently published and becomes a best-seller.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Kay Panabaker  •  Danielle Panabaker  •  Allison Scagliotti  •  Marquise Brown

The Luck of the Irish (2001)

A teenager must battle for a gold charm to keep his family from being controlled by an evil leprechaun.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Ryan Merriman  •  Alexis Lopez  •  Timothy Omundson  •  Charles Halford

A teenager must battle for a gold charm to keep his family from being controlled by an evil leprechaun.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Ryan Merriman  •  Alexis Lopez  •  Timothy Omundson  •  Charles Halford

Tru Confessions (2002)

Trudy Walker hated her life. She thought it was totally messed up until she found out about a contest that could change everything..  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Clara Bryant  •  Shia LaBeouf  •  Mare Winningham  •  William Francis McGuire

Trudy Walker hated her life. She thought it was totally messed up until she found out about a contest that could change everything..  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Clara Bryant  •  Shia LaBeouf  •  Mare Winningham  •  William Francis McGuire

You Wish! (2003)

Alex is a high school student who always feels like he is overshadowed by his little brother Stevie; he can't get the girl of his dreams; he and his two best friends, Abby and James, are outsiders at school; and he is constantly benched on his football team. Then ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  A.J. Trauth  •  Spencer Breslin  •  Lalaine  •  Tim Reid

Alex is a high school student who always feels like he is overshadowed by his little brother Stevie; he can't get the girl of his dreams; he and his two best friends, Abby and James, are outsiders at school; and he is constantly benched on his football team. Then ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  A.J. Trauth  •  Spencer Breslin  •  Lalaine  •  Tim Reid

Cloud 9 (2014)

Set high atop snow-capped mountains in the adrenaline-fueled world of competitive snowboarding, the Disney Channel Original Movie “Cloud 9″ tells the inspiring story of two snowboarders who must overcome self-doubt to learn that achieving their dreams is possible.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Dove Cameron  •  Luke Benward  •  Kiersey Clemons  •  Mike C. Manning

Set high atop snow-capped mountains in the adrenaline-fueled world of competitive snowboarding, the Disney Channel Original Movie “Cloud 9″ tells the inspiring story of two snowboarders who must overcome self-doubt to learn that achieving their dreams is possible.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Dove Cameron  •  Luke Benward  •  Kiersey Clemons  •  Mike C. Manning

Let It Shine (2012)

A young teenage rapper must use his musical talent to help his friend out and win the girl of his dreams by going through several events of betrayal, trust and agreement while his religious parents have strictly dislike his interests.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Tyler James Williams  •  Coco Jones  •  Courtney B. Vance  •  Dawnn Lewis

A young teenage rapper must use his musical talent to help his friend out and win the girl of his dreams by going through several events of betrayal, trust and agreement while his religious parents have strictly dislike his interests.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Tyler James Williams  •  Coco Jones  •  Courtney B. Vance  •  Dawnn Lewis

Searching for David's Heart (2004)

After Her brother David is killed in a car accident, Darcy begins a journey to find the recipient of her brother's heart in the hopes of finding a piece of her brother still alive as well as her own peace of mind.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Danielle Panabaker  •  Ricky Ullman  •  Jayne Brook  •  Kendre Berry

After Her brother David is killed in a car accident, Darcy begins a journey to find the recipient of her brother's heart in the hopes of finding a piece of her brother still alive as well as her own peace of mind.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Danielle Panabaker  •  Ricky Ullman  •  Jayne Brook  •  Kendre Berry

Camp Rock 2: The Final Jam (2010)

Mitchie can't wait to go back to Camp Rock and spend the summer making new music with her friends and superstar Shane Gray. But the slick new camp across the lake, Camp Star, has drummed up some serious competition – featuring newcomers Luke and Dana. In a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Demi Lovato  •  Alyson Stoner  •  Joe Jonas  •  Nick Jonas

Mitchie can't wait to go back to Camp Rock and spend the summer making new music with her friends and superstar Shane Gray. But the slick new camp across the lake, Camp Star, has drummed up some serious competition – featuring newcomers Luke and Dana. In a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Demi Lovato  •  Alyson Stoner  •  Joe Jonas  •  Nick Jonas

The Cheetah Girls: One World (2008)

Chanel, Dorinda, and Aqua, are off to India to star in a Bollywood movie. But when there they discover that they will have to compete against each other to get the role in the movie. Will the Cheetah's break up again?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Sabrina Bryan  •  Adrienne Bailon-Houghton  •  Kiely Williams  •  Roshan Seth

Chanel, Dorinda, and Aqua, are off to India to star in a Bollywood movie. But when there they discover that they will have to compete against each other to get the role in the movie. Will the Cheetah's break up again?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Sabrina Bryan  •  Adrienne Bailon-Houghton  •  Kiely Williams  •  Roshan Seth

Jump In! (2007)

Story revolves around a young boxer, Izzy Daniels, who trains to follow in his father's footsteps by winning the Golden Glove. When his friend, Mary, however, asks him to substitute for a team member in a Double Dutch tournament, the young man discovers a hidden ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Corbin Bleu  •  Keke Palmer  •  David Reivers  •  Shanica Knowles

Story revolves around a young boxer, Izzy Daniels, who trains to follow in his father's footsteps by winning the Golden Glove. When his friend, Mary, however, asks him to substitute for a team member in a Double Dutch tournament, the young man discovers a hidden ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Corbin Bleu  •  Keke Palmer  •  David Reivers  •  Shanica Knowles

How to Build a Better Boy (2014)

Mae and Gabby are two friends who go everywhere together but they are not very popular in their school. Their classmates always pressure because they have not had a boyfriend so to avoid further setbacks, the girls put in place a plan to create the perfect ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  China Anne McClain  •  Kelli Berglund  •  Marshall Williams  •  Noah Centineo

Mae and Gabby are two friends who go everywhere together but they are not very popular in their school. Their classmates always pressure because they have not had a boyfriend so to avoid further setbacks, the girls put in place a plan to create the perfect ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  China Anne McClain  •  Kelli Berglund  •  Marshall Williams  •  Noah Centineo

Invisible Sister (2015)

Teenager Cleo's school science project goes quite awry, causing her popular older sister Molly to go invisible.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Rowan Blanchard  •  Paris Berelc  •  Karan Brar  •  Francesca Capaldi

Teenager Cleo's school science project goes quite awry, causing her popular older sister Molly to go invisible.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Rowan Blanchard  •  Paris Berelc  •  Karan Brar  •  Francesca Capaldi

The Mistle-Tones (2012)

Holly, blessed with an amazing singing voice, is all set to audition for the newly vacated spot in a legendary local Christmas group which was founded by her late mother years ago. Shocked and upset when the slot goes to the barely talented best friend of the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Tia Mowry-Hardrict  •  Tori Spelling  •  Reginald VelJohnson  •  Andy Gala

Holly, blessed with an amazing singing voice, is all set to audition for the newly vacated spot in a legendary local Christmas group which was founded by her late mother years ago. Shocked and upset when the slot goes to the barely talented best friend of the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Tia Mowry-Hardrict  •  Tori Spelling  •  Reginald VelJohnson  •  Andy Gala

Dadnapped (2009)

Melissa has a bad case of sibling rivalry, only her competition is a fictional character in her father's best-selling novel about a teenage super spy. When her father is "dadnapped" by a group of overzealous fans, it's up to Melissa to help him by tapping her inner ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Emily Osment  •  David Henrie  •  Jason Earles  •  Jonathan Keltz

Melissa has a bad case of sibling rivalry, only her competition is a fictional character in her father's best-selling novel about a teenage super spy. When her father is "dadnapped" by a group of overzealous fans, it's up to Melissa to help him by tapping her inner ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Emily Osment  •  David Henrie  •  Jason Earles  •  Jonathan Keltz

Z-O-M-B-I-E-S (2018)

Two star-crossed freshmen – a zombie, Zed and a cheerleader, Addison – each outsiders in their unique ways, befriend each other and work together to show their high school and the Seabrook community what they can achieve when they embrace their differences.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Meg Donnelly  •  Emilia McCarthy  •  Milo Manheim  •  Kingston Foster

Two star-crossed freshmen – a zombie, Zed and a cheerleader, Addison – each outsiders in their unique ways, befriend each other and work together to show their high school and the Seabrook community what they can achieve when they embrace their differences.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Meg Donnelly  •  Emilia McCarthy  •  Milo Manheim  •  Kingston Foster

Z-O-M-B-I-E-S 2 (2020)

Zed and Addison are back at Seabrook High, where, after a groundbreaking semester, they continue to steer both their school and community toward unity. But the arrival of a new group of outsiders – mysterious werewolves – threatens to shake up the newfound peace ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Meg Donnelly  •  Milo Manheim  •  Trevor Tordjman  •  Kylee Russell

Zed and Addison are back at Seabrook High, where, after a groundbreaking semester, they continue to steer both their school and community toward unity. But the arrival of a new group of outsiders – mysterious werewolves – threatens to shake up the newfound peace ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Meg Donnelly  •  Milo Manheim  •  Trevor Tordjman  •  Kylee Russell

Z-O-M-B-I-E-S 3 (2022)

Zed and Addison are beginning their final year at Seabrook High in the town that’s become a safe haven for monsters and humans alike. Zed is anticipating an athletic scholarship that will make him the first Zombie to attend college, while Addison is gearing up for ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Meg Donnelly  •  Milo Manheim  •  Matt Cornett  •  RuPaul

Zed and Addison are beginning their final year at Seabrook High in the town that’s become a safe haven for monsters and humans alike. Zed is anticipating an athletic scholarship that will make him the first Zombie to attend college, while Addison is gearing up for ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hoen
CAST:  Meg Donnelly  •  Milo Manheim  •  Matt Cornett  •  RuPaul