Joseph Kahn (born October 12, 1972) is an American music video, advertising, and feature film director. He was born in Jersey Village, Texas, a suburb of Houston. He is of Korean ancestry. He spent part of his childhood growing up in Livorno, Italy until his family moved to Texas. After graduating from Jersey Village High School in 1990, Kahn went to New York University's Tisch School of the Arts. He later dropped out after one year to direct music videos.
Work with Lady GagaEdit
- Kahn was scheduled to direct the music video for The Edge of Glory, but on the second day of shooting creative difference between Kahn and Gaga had him leave the project. His original concept involved mermaids, doctors, and a latino romantic interest to Gaga.