Canada-born executive producer Joe Medjuck has been behind many popular large-budget feature films, including Dave (1993), Space Jam (1996), and Commandments (1996). Before heading south to Hollywood in 1980, he spent 12 years teaching at his alma mater, the University of Toronto. Prior to that, he had studied at Toronto's McGill University. As a producer, Medjuck has also spent much time on television shows, including the Emmy-nominated The Real Ghostbusters. He has also been an associate producer on Broadway.