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Rob Cohen

Rob Cohen

The Dean of Chapman University’s film school said Rob Cohen would join Don Hahn as artist-in-residence for the Spring Semester, which started Feb. 1.

Dodge College of Film and Media Arts Dean Bob Bassett said Cohen would be the Marion Knott Filmmaker-in-Residence. Bassett said in December that Hahn would serve as the Pankey Chair at Dodge this semester.

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Cohen directed the first movie in “The Fast and the Furious” film series in 2001; Hahn produced “The Lion King.”

Cohen and Hahn will work with 10 students each during the spring term, and screen a slate of movies for faculty and students.

Each has each worked in Hollywood for about 25 years.