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Adam Shankman

Adam Shankman
Adam Shankman, January 2008
Personal information
Birth nameAdam Michael Shankman
Birth dateNovember 27, 1964(age 52)
Place of birthLos Angeles, California, U.S.
OccupationActor, director, dancer, television judge, choreographer

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Adam Michael Shankman (born November 27, 1964) is an American film director, producer, dancer, actor, and choreographer. He has been a judge on the television program So You Think You Can Dance since Season 3. He began his professional career in musical theater, and was a dancer in music videos for Paula Abdul and Janet Jackson. Shankman also choreographed one of the Spice Girls' tours. He has directed several feature-length films, including A Walk to Remember, Bringing Down the House, and Hairspray.


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