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Jonathan Nolan

Screenwriter / Film Producer / Writer / Executive Producer / Showrunner / Television Producer | * 06/06/1976 (48) | London, England (United Kingdom (UK))
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Jonathan Nolan (born 6 June 1976) is a British and American screenwriter and producer. He is the creator of the CBS science fiction series Person of Interest (2011–2016) and co-creator of the HBO science fiction/Western series Westworld (2016–2022). Nolan has collaborated on several films with his brother, film director Sir Christopher Nolan, who adapted Jonathan's short story "Memento Mori" into the neo-noir thriller film Memento (2000). Together, the brothers co-wrote the mystery-thriller film The Prestige (2006), the superhero films The Dark Knight (2008) and The Dark Knight Rises (2012), and the science-fiction film Interstellar (2014). In 2024, he executive produced and directed episodes of the television series adapt... ()
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Jonathan Nolan (born 6 June 1976) is a British-American screenwriter, television producer, director, and author. He is the creator of the CBS science fiction series Person of Interest (2011–2016) and co-creator of the HBO science fiction western series Westworld (2016–present).Nolan has collaborated on several films with his brother, director Christopher Nolan, who adapted Jonathan's short story "Memento Mori" into the neo-noir thriller film Memento (2000). Together, the siblings co-wrote the mystery thriller film The Prestige (2006), the superhero films The Dark Knight (2008) and The Dark Knight Rises (2012), and the science fiction film Interstellar (2014).Nolan was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay for Memento, and for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series and Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series for Westworld, among a number of other awards.

Most frequent genres for this person: Documentaries | Drama | Thriller

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Awards & Nominations for Jonathan Nolan

Saturn Awards 35th Saturn Awards Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay
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Movies with Jonathan Nolan as Actor(8)

TV Shows/Series with Jonathan Nolan as Actor(3)

Movies with Jonathan Nolan as Crew(9)

Production/Producer2021 Reminiscence
Writing/Writer2014 Interstellar
Writing/Screenplay2012 The Dark Knight Rises
Writing/Screenplay2008 The Dark Knight
Writing/Screenplay2006 The Prestige
Writing/Short Story2000 Memento
Writing/Story2000 Memento
Camera/Grip1999 Following
Camera/Grip1997 Doodlebug

TV Shows/Series with Jonathan Nolan as Crew(14)

Production/Executive Producer2024 Fallout
Directing/Director2024 Fallout
Production/Executive Producer2022 The Peripheral
Directing/Director2016 Westworld
Production/Executive Producer2016 Westworld
Writing/Writer2016 Westworld
Writing/Story2016 Westworld
Writing/Teleplay2016 Westworld
Creator/Creator2016 Westworld
Directing/Director2011 Person of Interest
Production/Executive Producer2011 Person of Interest
Writing/Story2011 Person of Interest
Writing/Writer2011 Person of Interest
Creator/Creator2011 Person of Interest

Full Name: Jonathan Nolan
Born: Sunday, 06/06 1976 (June) in London, England (United Kingdom (UK)) (current age: 48 years + 6 days)
Zodiac sign: Gemini (Chinese zodiac sign: Dragon)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Georgetown University
Member of: Writers Guild of America, West, Directors Guild of America
Spouses (current/former): Lisa Joy
Related to: John Nolan
Other names for Jonathan Nolan (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"조너선 놀란"
"조나단 놀란"
"乔纳森 诺兰"
"جوناثان نولان"
"ჯონათან ნოლანი"
Jonathan Nolan frequently works together with these people:
Christopher Nolan (31x, Crew)
Emma Thomas (12x, Crew)
Lisa Joy (10x, Crew)
Jordan Goldberg (9x, Crew)
Richard King (8x, Crew)
Christian Bale (7x, Actor)
Michael Caine (7x, Actor)
Jay Worth (7x, Crew)
Nathan Crowley (7x, Crew)
John Papsidera (7x, Crew)
Stephen Semel (7x, Crew)
Lee Smith (6x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:4408, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 05/24/2024