Biography

Xavier Dolan (born 20 March 1989), sometimes credited as Xavier Dolan-Tadros, is a Canadian actor, director, screenwriter, editor, costume designer and producer. He began his career as a child actor in commercials before directing several arthouse feature films, initially garnering international acclaim in 2009 for his debut feature, I Killed My Mother (J’ai tué ma mère), which premiered in the Director's Fortnight. He has since won numerous awards for his film work, including at the Cannes Film Festival, where he won the Jury Prize in 2014 for Mommy and the Grand Prix in 2016 for It's Only The End of the World.

Xavier Dolan (born 20 March 1989), sometimes credited as Xavier Dolan-Tadros, is a Canadian actor, director, screenwriter, editor, costume designer and producer. He began his career as a child actor in commercials before directing several arthouse feature films, initially garnering international acclaim in 2009 for his debut feature, I Killed My Mother (J’ai tué ma mère), which premiered in the Director's Fortnight. He has since won numerous awards for his film work, including at the Cannes Film Festival, where he won the Jury Prize in 2014 for Mommy and the Grand Prix in 2016 for It's Only The End of the World.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 35

Birthday 1989-03-20

Place of Birth Montréal, Québec, Canada

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Also Known As

  • Xavier Dolan-Tadros
  • 자비에 돌란

Directing TV ShowsMovies

2019 Matthias & Maxime Director
2019 The Death & Life of John F. Donovan Director
2016 It's Only the End of the World Director
2014 Mommy Director
2013 Tom at the Farm Director
2012 Laurence Anyways Director
2010 Heartbeats Director
2009 I Killed My Mother Director

Acting

Lost Illusions as Nathan
2019 Matthias & Maxime as Maxime
2019 It Chapter Two as Adrian Mellon
2018 Le cri du rhinocéros as Himself
2018 Bad Times at the El Royale as Buddy Sunday
2018 Boy Erased as Jon
2018 Fan fini (1 episode) as Himself
2015 Les recettes pompettes (1 episode) as Himself
2014 PaparaGilles (1 episode) as Himself
2014 Elephant Song as Michael Aleen
2014 Miraculum as Étienne Simard
2013 En mode Salvail (2 episodes) as Himself
2013 Tom at the Farm as Tom
2012 Les bobos (2 episodes) as Xavier Dolan
2012 Laurence Anyways as Man at the Party
2011 Boys on Film 7: Bad Romance as Julian
2011 Good Neighbours as Jean-Marc
2010 Lipsett Diaries as Narrator
2010 Heartbeats as Francis
2010 En audition avec Simon (2 episodes) as Xavier Dolan
2009 Taxi payant (2 episodes) as Himself
2009 I Killed My Mother as Hubert Minel
2009 Suzie as Punk
2008 Club social (1 episode) as Himself
2008 Martyrs as Antoine
2007 Vlog (1 episode) as Himself
2007 Mirrors as Julien
2004 Tout le monde en parle (4 episodes) as Himself
2002 Viens voir les comédiens (1 episode) as Himself
2001 The Hidden Fortress as Michael
1997 Heads or Tails as Edouard

Writing

2019 Matthias & Maxime Writer
2019 The Death & Life of John F. Donovan Screenplay
2016 It's Only the End of the World Screenplay
2014 Mommy Writer
2013 Tom at the Farm Dialogue Screenplay
2012 Laurence Anyways Screenplay
2010 Heartbeats Screenplay
2009 I Killed My Mother Screenplay

Production

2019 Matthias & Maxime Producer
2019 The Death & Life of John F. Donovan Producer
2016 It's Only the End of the World Producer
2014 Mommy Producer
2013 Tom at the Farm Producer Executive Producer
2012 Laurence Anyways Executive Producer
2010 Heartbeats Producer
2009 I Killed My Mother Producer

Editing

2019 The Death & Life of John F. Donovan Editor
2016 It's Only the End of the World Editor
2014 Mommy Editor
2013 Tom at the Farm Editor
2013 An Extraordinary Person Editor
2012 Laurence Anyways Editor
2010 Heartbeats Editor

Costume & Make-Up

2014 Mommy Costume Design
2013 Tom at the Farm Costume Design
2012 Laurence Anyways Costume Design
2010 Heartbeats Costume Design
2009 I Killed My Mother Costume Design

Art

2010 Heartbeats Art Direction

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