writer and movie director
, born in
in New York
He is mostly known for his Sherlock Holmes pastiches
"The Seven Percent Solution", "The West End Horror", and "The
Canary Trainer", and for directing "Star Trek II: The Wrath of
Khan" and "Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country", as well as
co-writing "Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home". He also co-wrote
"Sommersby", starring Richard Gere and Jodie Foster.
The movie "The Day After", which he directed for ABC was nominated
for seventeen Emmys.
I do not advocate posting URLs in writeups, since the web is
transient and E2 will remain forever, but those interested can check
out http://nmeyer.pxl.net for a more complete bio.