Biography

Christopher Joseph Columbus is an American film director, producer and screenwriter. Columbus had most success with the first film in the Harry Potter series, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, along with Home Alone, winning a British Comedy Award for Best Comedy Film.

Christopher Joseph Columbus is an American film director, producer and screenwriter. Columbus had most success with the first film in the Harry Potter series, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, along with Home Alone, winning a British Comedy Award for Best Comedy Film.

Personal Info

Known For Production

Gender Male

Known Credits 41

Birthday 1958-09-10

Place of Birth Spangler, Pennsylvania, USA

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Production TV ShowsMovies

Gremlins 3 Executive Producer
2020 Scoob! Producer
2018 The Christmas Chronicles Producer
2018 I Kill Giants Producer
2017 Patti Cake$ Producer
2016 Tallulah Producer
2016 The Witch Executive Producer
2015 Pixels Producer
2014 Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb Producer
2013 Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters Producer
2011 The Help Producer
2010 Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief Producer
2009 I Love You, Beth Cooper Producer
2009 Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian Producer
2007 Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer Executive Producer
2006 Night at the Museum Producer
2005 Rent Producer
2005 Fantastic Four Executive Producer
2004 Christmas with the Kranks Producer
2002 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Executive Producer
2001 Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone Executive Producer
2001 Monkeybone Executive Producer
1999 Bicentennial Man Producer
1998 Stepmom Producer
1996 Jingle All the Way Producer
1995 Nine Months Producer

Directing

2019 Five Nights at Freddy's Director
2015 Pixels Director
2010 Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief Director
2009 I Love You, Beth Cooper Director
2005 Rent Director
2002 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Director
2001 Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone Director
1999 Bicentennial Man Director
1998 Stepmom Director
1995 Nine Months Director
1993 Mrs. Doubtfire Director
1992 Home Alone 2: Lost in New York Director
1991 Only the Lonely Director
1990 Home Alone Director
1988 Heartbreak Hotel Director
1987 Adventures in Babysitting Director

Writing

Gremlins 3 Characters
2019 Five Nights at Freddy's Writer
2004 Christmas with the Kranks Screenplay
1995 Nine Months Screenplay
1991 Only the Lonely Screenplay
1990 Gremlins 2: The New Batch Screenplay
1989 Little Nemo: Adventures in Slumberland Screenplay
1988 Heartbreak Hotel Writer
1985 Young Sherlock Holmes Screenplay
1985 The Goonies Screenplay
1984 Gremlins Screenplay
1984 Reckless Writer

Acting

2006 No Day But Today: The Story of 'Rent' as Himself

Crew

2009 The Cove Thanks

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