"I think to be a director, to be a little bit scared is the way you should do films." Tim Story. Timothy Kevin Story was born on March 13, 1970 in Los Angeles, California. Attended Westchester High School in Los Angeles, California. Graduated from USC film school. Films include: Director/Writer - One of Us Tripped, Barbershop, Taxi, Fantastic Four, Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer, Hurricane Season, Think Like a Man. Director Only - "The Firing Squad"