Justine Tanya Bateman (born February 19, 1966) is an American writer, director, and producer. Her former acting work includes Family Ties, Satisfaction, Men Behaving Badly, The TV Set, Desperate Housewives, and Californication. Her feature film directorial debut, Violet, starring Olivia Munn, Luke Bracey, and Justin Theroux, will premiere at the 2020 SXSW Film Festival. Bateman also wrote and produced the film. Five Minutes, the film short she wrote, directed, and produced, premiered at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival.