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Jesse Zwick follow in filmmaker dad Ed's footsteps? Nah ... well ...
Jesse Zwick follow in filmmaker dad Ed's footsteps? Nah ... well ...

Ed Zwick has won an Oscar, co-created an iconic TV series and seen his films gross more than $100 million. But on a balmy day in upstate New York last summer, he got kicked off a set. By his own son. He was trying to be careful. This was Jesse Zwick's first time making a movie — a low-budget ensemble drama called "About Alex" — and he didn't want to impose. Together, they'd decided that Ed, the film's executive producer, should drop in on production after a week, giving Jesse enough time to establish himself as an authority with his cast. But the day the elder Zwick visited set, Jesse was already feeling overwhelmed — giving actors notes,...

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