James Gunn

Actor / Film Director / Screenwriter / Novelist / Film Producer / Cinematographer / Executive Producer | * 08/05/1966 (54) | St. Louis, Missouri, USA
James Francis Gunn Jr. (born August 5, 1966) is an American film director, producer and screenwriter. He began his career as a screenwriter in the mid-1990s. He then began working as a director, starting with the horror-comedy film Slither (2006), and eventually moving to the Superhero genre with Guardians of the Galaxy (2014), its sequel Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017) and The Suicide Squad (2021). He also wrote and directed the web series James Gunn's PG Porn (2008–09), and the Superhero film Super (2010). ()
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James Gunn is an American writer, filmmaker, actor, musician and cartoonist.

Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Action | Adventure

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Movies with James Gunn as Actor(16)

as Self (archive footage)2020 Out of Shadows
as Maskless Sakaaran2014 Guardians of the Galaxy
as Demonswill2010 Super
as James2004 LolliLove
as himself2004 Tales from the Crapper
as Dr. Flem Hocking2001 Citizen Toxie: The Toxic Avenger IV
as Minute Man2000 The Specials
as Found a Peanut Father1996 Tromeo & Juliet

TV Shows/Series with James Gunn as Actor(7)

as Raaker 2.02015 Con Man
as John Anguish2012 Holliston
as himself2011 Breaking In

Movies with James Gunn as Crew(31)

Writing/Screenplay2023 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3
Directing/Director2023 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3
Writing/Writer2021 The Suicide Squad
Directing/Director2021 The Suicide Squad
Production/Executive Producer2019 Avengers: Endgame
Production/Producer2019 Brightburn
Production/Executive Producer2018 Avengers: Infinity War
Crew/Additional Dialogue2018 Avengers: Infinity War
Directing/Director2017 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
Directing/Script Supervisor2017 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
Writing/Writer2016 The Belko Experiment
Production/Producer2016 The Belko Experiment
Directing/Director2014 Guardians of the Galaxy
Writing/Writer2014 Guardians of the Galaxy
Directing/Director2013 Movie 43
Writing/Writer2013 Movie 43
Directing/Director2010 Super
Writing/Screenplay2010 Super
Directing/Director2006 Slither
Writing/Writer2006 Slither
Writing/Screenplay2004 LolliLove
Writing/Screenplay2004 Dawn of the Dead
Writing/Screenplay2004 Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed
Production/Co-Producer2004 Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed
Writing/Screenplay2002 Scooby-Doo
Writing/Writer2000 The Specials
Writing/Writer1996 Tromeo & Juliet
Production/Executive Producer1996 Tromeo & Juliet
Writing/Screenplay1996 Tromeo & Juliet
Production/Executive In Charge Of Production1996 Tromeo & Juliet

Additional Information

Full Name: James Gunn
Born: Friday, 08/05 1966 (August) in St. Louis (current age: 54 years + 46 days)
Zodiac sign: Leo (Chinese zodiac sign: Horse)
Languages: English (EN, native language)
Educated at: Columbia University, Saint Louis University, Columbia University School of the Arts, St. Louis University High School, Loyola Marymount University
Spouses (current/former): Jenna Fischer
Other names for James Gunn (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Джеймс Ганн"
James Gunn frequently works together with these people:
Lloyd Kaufman (19x, Actor)
Stan Lee (14x, Crew)
Stephen Blackehart (13x, Actor)
Sean Gunn (12x, Actor)
Chris Pratt (11x, Actor)
Michael Rooker (9x, Actor)
Trent Haaga (9x, Actor)
Tyler Bates (9x, Crew)
Jenna Fischer (8x, Actress)
Joe Russo (8x, Crew)
Victoria Alonso (7x, Crew)
Nathan Fillion (4x, Actor)

Other people with this name: James Gunn (US)

WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:1548, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 09/09/2020