Nicolas Winding Refn

Film Director / Screenwriter / Film Producer | * 09/29/1970 (49) | Copenhagen, Denmark
Nicolas Winding Refn (Danish: [nekolæs venteŋ ˈʁɛfn̩]; born 29 September 1970) is a Danish film director, screenwriter and producer. He is known for directing the crime dramas Bleeder (1999) and the Pusher films (1996–2005), the fictionalised biographical film Bronson (2008), the dramatic adventure film Valhalla Rising (2009), the action drama film Drive (2011), the crime film Only God Forgives (2013), and the psychological horror film The Neon Demon (2016). In 2008, Refn co-founded the Copenhagen-based production company Space Rocket Nation. ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Thriller | Crime

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Movies with Nicolas Winding Refn as Actor(7)

as himself2012 NWR
as Dutch Bob2012 Pusher
as himself2006 Gambler
as The Doctor2005 Chinaman
as Brian1996 Pusher

Movies with Nicolas Winding Refn as Crew(32)

Directing/Director2022 The Avenging Silence
Writing/Screenplay2022 The Avenging Silence
Production/Producer2019 What Have You Done to Solange?
Production/Producer2019 Witchfinder
Directing/Director2016 The Neon Demon
Production/Producer2016 The Neon Demon
Writing/Screenplay2016 The Neon Demon
Writing/Story2016 The Neon Demon
Production/Executive Producer2014 Dying of the Light
Directing/Director2013 Only God Forgives
Writing/Writer2013 Only God Forgives
Production/Executive Producer2012 Black's Game
Directing/Director2012 Gucci Première
Directing/Director2011 Drive
Writing/Writer2010 Pusher
Directing/Director2009 Valhalla Rising
Writing/Writer2009 Valhalla Rising
Directing/Director2008 Bronson
Writing/Screenplay2008 Bronson
Directing/Director2005 Pusher III: I'm the Angel of Death
Writing/Screenplay2005 Pusher III: I'm the Angel of Death
Directing/Director2004 Pusher II: With Blood on My Hands
Production/Producer2004 Pusher II: With Blood on My Hands
Writing/Screenplay2004 Pusher II: With Blood on My Hands
Directing/Director2003 Fear X
Writing/Writer2003 Fear X
Directing/Director1999 Bleeder
Production/Producer1999 Bleeder
Writing/Screenplay1999 Bleeder
Directing/Director1996 Pusher
Production/Producer1996 Pusher
Writing/Screenplay1996 Pusher

TV Shows/Series with Nicolas Winding Refn as Crew(4)

Directing/Director2019 Too Old to Die Young
Production/Executive Producer2019 Too Old to Die Young
Writing/Writer2019 Too Old to Die Young
Directing/Director2004 Agatha Christie's Marple

Additional Information

Official websites:
Full Name: Nicolas Refn
Citizenship: Denmark
Born: Tuesday, 09/29 1970 (September) in Copenhagen (current age: 49 years + 146 days)
Zodiac sign: Libra (Chinese zodiac sign: Dog)
Languages: Danish (DA), English (EN)
Educated at: American Academy of Dramatic Arts
Spouses (current/former): Liv Corfixen
Father: Anders Refn
Mother: Vibeke Winding
Other names for Nicolas Winding Refn (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Рефн, Николас Виндинг"
"니콜라스 빈딩 레픈"
Nicolas Winding Refn frequently works together with these people:
Liv Corfixen (8x, Actress)
Lene Børglum (8x, Crew)
Peter Peter (6x, Crew)
Zlatko Burić (6x, Actor)
Henrik Danstrup (6x, Crew)
Matthew Newman (6x, Crew)
Mads Mikkelsen (5x, Actor)
Cliff Martinez (5x, Crew)
Anne Østerud (5x, Crew)
Rupert Preston (5x, Crew)
John Hyams (2x, Crew)
Gavin Finney (2x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:14171, Added: 05/06/2018, Last updated: 02/14/2020