Chris Lee began at TriStar Pictures as a freelance script analyst. Early in his career, he also worked with acclaimed director Wayne Wang on his groundbreaking film DIM SUM. He rose through the ranks to become president of motion picture production for Columbia/TriStar Pictures, where he oversaw hit films such as JERRY MAGUIRE and AS GOOD AS IT GETS.
Currently president and founder of Chris Lee Productions Inc., Mr. Lee’s company is involved in a wide range of content creation: the production of motion pictures, television, internet programming, music videos, commercials and computer video games. Recent productions included FINAL FANTASY, BALLISTIC: ECKS VS. SEVER, and the upcoming release SWAT. Mr. Lee is a graduate of Yale University who originally hails from Hawaii. He is a co-founder of CAPE and founder of the University of Hawaii’s Academy for Creative Media, the state’s first film and digital media school.