Tony Kaye

Tony Kaye (born 1952, London, United Kingdom) is a director of films, music videos, advertisements and documentaries. Kaye has made several iconic music videos, including the video for “Runaway Train” by Soul Asylum, which won a Grammy Award; “Dani California” by Red Hot Chili Peppers; “What God Wants” by Roger Waters; and “Help Me” and “God’s Gonna Cut You Down” by Johnny Cash. Kaye is a six time Grammy nominated music video director. His feature film debut was American History X (1998), a drama about racism starring Edward Norton and Edward Furlong. Norton was later nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor for his performance in the film.