Biography

Damien Chazelle (born January 19, 1985) is an American film director, producer and screenwriter from Providence, Rhode Island, USA. He is known for Whiplash (2014) and La La Land (2016). The latter earned him the Academy Award for Best Director, making him the youngest director in history to receive the award. Both films received critical acclaim and earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Picture.

Damien Chazelle (born January 19, 1985) is an American film director, producer and screenwriter from Providence, Rhode Island, USA. He is known for Whiplash (2014) and La La Land (2016). The latter earned him the Academy Award for Best Director, making him the youngest director in history to receive the award. Both films received critical acclaim and earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Picture.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 10

Birthday 1985-01-19

Place of Birth Providence, Rhode Island, USA

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Writing TV ShowsMovies

The ClaimWriter
2016 La La LandWriter
2016 10 Cloverfield LaneScreenplay
2014 WhiplashScreenplay
2013 Grand PianoWriter
2013 The Last Exorcism Part IIWriter
2013 WhiplashWriter
2010 Guy and Madeline on a Park BenchWriter

Directing

2018 First ManDirector
2016 La La LandDirector
2014 WhiplashDirector
2013 WhiplashDirector
2010 Guy and Madeline on a Park BenchDirector

Production

2018 First ManProducer
2010 Guy and Madeline on a Park BenchProduction Supervisor

Acting

2018 Friedkin Uncut
2010 Guy and Madeline on a Park Bench as Drumming Instructor (uncredited)

Camera

2010 Guy and Madeline on a Park BenchDirector of Photography

Editing

2010 Guy and Madeline on a Park BenchEditor

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