Directors in History (Part 7)

Birthdays in Film & TV

Birthdays 601 - 700 of 776

  • 1957-08-16 Laura Innes, American actress and director (ER, The Event), born in Pontiac, Michigan
  • 1957-11-15 Ray McKinnon, American film actor/director
  • 1957-12-19 Cyril Collard, French film director (d. 1993)
  • 1957-12-19 John Gulager, American film director and actor (He Was a Quiet Man), born in NYC, New York
  • 1958-02-03 Lizzie Borden, director/writer (Love Crimes, Working Girls)
  • 1958-03-29 Fiona Reynolds, Master of Emmanuel College, Cambridge and Director-General of the National Trust, born in Alston, Cumbria
  • 1958-03-29 Victor Salva, American film director (Jeepers Creepers), born in Martinez, California
  • 1958-04-30 Charles Berling, French actor, director and screenwriter
  • 1958-06-17 Bobby Farrelly, American film director
  • 1958-06-22 Bruce Campbell, American actor/producer/director (Army of Darkness, Evil Dead II), born in Birmingham, Michigan
  • 1958-07-17 Wong Kar-wai, Chinese film director (In the Mood for Love), born in Shanghai
  • 1958-08-03 Ana Kokkinos, Greek-Australian film director (The Secret Life of Us), born in Melbourne, Australia
  • 1958-08-20 Patricia Rozema, Canadian film director and screenwriter

Person of interestTim Burton

1958-08-25 Tim Burton, American film director (Beetlejuice, Edward Scissorhands), born in Burbank, California

Film Director Tim Burton
Film Director
Tim Burton
  • 1958-10-20 Valerie Faris, American film director
  • 1958-11-10 Stephen Herek, American film director
  • 1959-03-15 Renny Harlin, Finnish film director
  • 1959-04-02 Yves Lavandier, French film writer and director, born in France
  • 1959-04-15 Fruit Chan, Hong Kong film director
  • 1959-05-21 Nick Cassavetes, American actor and director (The Notebook), born in NYC, New York
  • 1959-05-26 Ole Bornedal, Danish film director, actor and producer
  • 1959-10-15 Todd Solondz, American film director
  • 1959-10-18 Milčo Mančevski, Macedonian film director and screenwriter
  • 1959-11-03 Hal Hartley, American film director and writer
  • 1959-11-08 Chi Chi LaRue [Larry David Paciotti], American gay alternative film director and drag queen, born in Hibbing, Minnesota
  • 1959-12-26 Koji Morimoto, Japanese animated film director
  • 1960-03-11 Christophe Gans, French film director
  • 1960-05-15 Rob Bowman, American film director
  • 1960-06-24 Erik Poppe, Norwegian film director
  • 1960-07-28 Luiz Fernando Carvalho, Brazilian film director, born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • 1960-10-31 Arnaud Desplechin, French film director and screenwriter, born in Roubaix, France
  • 1960-11-11 Stanley Tucci, American actor and director
  • 1960-11-22 Léos Carax, French film director
  • 1960-12-10 Kenneth Branagh, Belfast, actor and director (High Season, Dead Again)
  • 1961-01-02 Todd Haynes, American film director
  • 1961-01-15 Yves P. Pelletier, Canadian comedian and film director
  • 1961-01-17 Brian Helgeland, American writer and film director
  • 1961-02-10 Alexander Payne, American film director (Sideways), born in Omaha, Nebraska
  • 1961-05-08 David Winning, Canadian film director
  • 1961-05-26 Tarsem Singh, Indian film director

Person of interestForest Whitaker

1961-07-15 Forest Whitaker, actor and director (The Last King of Scotland, Platoon), born in Longview, Texas

  • 1961-07-19 Campbell Scott, American actor, director and producer (Saint Ralph, Big Night), born in NYC, New York
  • 1961-07-19 Hideo Nakata, Japanese film director, born in Okayama, Japan
  • 1961-07-19 Benoît Mariage, Belgian film director, born in Virton, Belgium

Person of interestPeter Jackson

1961-10-31 Peter Jackson, New Zealand film director (Lord of the Rings - Academy Award, Best Director, 2003), born in Wellington, New Zealand

Film Director Peter Jackson
Film Director
Peter Jackson
  • 1961-11-12 Jonathan Nossiter, American film director
  • 1961-11-27 Steve Oedekerk, American film director, actor and comedian
  • 1961-11-28 Alfonso Cuarón, Mexican film director (Gravity), born in Mexico City
  • 1962-01-05 Joel Wyner, actor and director (Lyle Springer-Sirens, Listen, Club)
  • 1962-03-11 Peter Berg, American film actor, director and producer
  • 1962-03-20 Stephen Sommers, American film director
  • 1962-04-02 Clark Gregg, American actor and director (Agent Phil Coulson), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1962-05-02 Stephen Daldry, English film director, born in Dorset, England
  • 1962-08-28 David Fincher, American film director and producer (The Social Network, Gone Girl), born in Denver, Colorado
  • 1962-09-02 Prachya Pinkaew, Thai film director
  • 1962-09-17 Baz Luhrmann, Australian film director
  • 1962-10-02 Aziz M. Osman, Malaysian actor and director
  • 1962-12-23 Kang Je-gyu, South Korean film director
  • 1963-01-12 François Girard, French-Canadian film director and screenwriter
  • 1963-02-05 Steven Shainberg, American film director

Person of interestQuentin Tarantino

1963-03-27 Quentin Tarantino, American director and screenwriter (Pulp Fiction), born in Knoxville, Tennessee

Film Director & Screenwriter Quentin Tarantino
Film Director & Screenwriter
Quentin Tarantino
  • 1963-07-27 Donnie Yen, Hong Kong actor, martial artist and director (Ip Man, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story), born in Guangzhou, China
  • 1963-08-15 Alejandro González Iñárritu, Mexican film director (Birdman, Babel), born in Mexico City
  • 1963-08-17 S. Shankar, Indian film director.
  • 1963-09-08 Brad Silberling, American television and film director
  • 1964-02-24 Todd Field, American actor and film director
  • 1964-03-16 Gore Verbinski, American movie director
  • 1964-04-18 Rithy Panh, Cambodian film director
  • 1964-04-25 Wisit Sasanatieng, Thai film director
  • 1964-06-02 Caroline Link, German film director and screenwriter
  • 1964-07-30 Alek Keshishian, Lebanese-American film director (Madonna: Truth or Dare), born in Beirut, Lebanon
  • 1964-10-09 Guillermo del Toro, Mexican film director (Pan's Labyrinth), born in Guadalajara, Mexico
  • 1965-01-04 Yvan Attal, French actor and director
  • 1965-01-24 Carlos Saldanha, Brazilian film director
  • 1965-02-17 Michael Bay, American film director
  • 1965-03-14 Aamir Khan, Indian Bollywood actor, director and talk show host (3 Idiots, Lagaan, PK), born in Mumbai, India
  • 1965-04-12 Tom O'Brien, American actor and director, born in Burbank, California
  • 1965-04-14 Tom Dey, American film director
  • 1965-04-16 Michael Wong Man Tak, Hong Kong actor and director
  • 1965-05-23 Tom Tykwer, German film director
  • 1965-06-21 Lana [formally Larry] Wachowski, American film director (Matrix trilogy), born in Chicago Illinois
  • 1965-06-22 Uwe Boll, German film director
  • 1965-07-17 Santiago Segura, Spanish film director and actor
  • 1965-07-24 Doug Liman, American film director
  • 1965-07-31 Julian Richards, British film director (Queen Sacrifice), born in Newport, Wales
  • 1965-08-01 Sam Mendes, British stage and film director, born in Reading, Berkshire, England
  • 1965-09-06 John Polson, Australian actor (The Sum of Us) and film director, born in Sydney, Australia

Person of interestJill Soloway

1965-09-26 Jill Soloway, American writer and director (Afternoon Delight), born in Chicago, Illinois

Television Writer and Director Jill Soloway
Television Writer and Director
Jill Soloway
  • 1965-11-16 Valeria Bruni Tedeschi, Italian-French actress, screenwriter and film director (A Castle in Italy, Normal People), born in Turin, Italy
  • 1965-12-04 Álex de la Iglesia, Spanish film director
  • 1966-02-02 D. C. Douglas, American actor and director
  • 1966-02-03 Frank Coraci, American film director
  • 1966-03-03 Fernando Colunga, Mexican actor and director (Pasión, Ladrón que roba a ladrón), born in Mexico City, Mexico
  • 1966-03-04 Wash West [Wash Westmoreland], English film director (Still Alice, The Last of Robin Hood), born in Leeds, England
  • 1966-04-06 Young Man Kang, South Korean film director

Person of interestJ. J. Abrams

1966-06-27 J. J. Abrams, American writer, producer and director (Lost, Star Wars: the Force Awakens), born in NYC, New York

Director, Producer and Writer J. J. Abrams
Director, Producer and Writer
J. J. Abrams
  • 1966-09-05 Achero Mañas, Spanish actor and film director, born in Madrid, Spain
  • 1966-09-28 Puri Jagannadh, Indian film director
  • 1966-12-04 Chris Shepherd, English film director
  • 1966-12-08 Jeff Tremaine, American television and film director

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