Martin, Moesha, The Parkers The Steve Harvey Show, Amen, Cedric the Entertainer Presents, Eve, and All of Us; what do all these shows have in common? Stan Lathan, a television and film director as well as a film producer. He has directed these plots and helped with the syndication of these shows. He has also partnered up with Russell Simmons to create HBO’s Def Comdey Jam. Not only is he a wonderful producer but also the father of actress Sanna Lathan.