Biography

Renny Harlin (born Lauri Mauritz Harjola, 15 March 1959) is a Finnish film director and producer, known for directing many action and horror movies. Harlin, best known for directing Die Hard 2, is a 4-time nominee for the infamous Golden Raspberry Award for worst film directing. He is, however, 86th on the list of highest grossing directors of all time (based on U.S. domestic gross revenue). Description above from the Wikipedia article Renny Harlin , licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Renny Harlin (born Lauri Mauritz Harjola, 15 March 1959) is a Finnish film director and producer, known for directing many action and horror movies. Harlin, best known for directing Die Hard 2, is a 4-time nominee for the infamous Golden Raspberry Award for worst film directing. He is, however, 86th on the list of highest grossing directors of all time (based on U.S. domestic gross revenue). Description above from the Wikipedia article Renny Harlin , licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 32

Birthday 1959-03-15

Place of Birth Riihimäki, Finland

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Also Known As

  • Ренні Харлін
  • Lauri Harjola

Directing TV ShowsMovies

2016 SkiptraceDirector
2014 The Legend of HerculesDirector
2013 Graceland(3 episodes)Director
2013 The Dyatlov Pass IncidentDirector
2011 5 Days of WarDirector
2010 Covert Affairs(1 episode)Director
2009 White Collar(1 episode)Director
2009 12 RoundsDirector
2007 CleanerDirector
2007 Burn Notice(4 episodes)Director
2006 The CovenantDirector
2004 Exorcist: The BeginningDirector
2004 MindhuntersDirector
2001 DrivenDirector
1999 Deep Blue SeaDirector
1996 The Long Kiss GoodnightDirector
1995 Cutthroat IslandDirector
1993 CliffhangerDirector
1993 Gladiators(54 episodes)Director
1990 The Adventures of Ford FairlaneDirector
1990 Die Hard 2Director
1988 A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream MasterDirector
1988 PrisonDirector
1986 Born AmericanDirector

Production

2014 The Legend of HerculesProducer
2013 The Dyatlov Pass IncidentProducer
2011 5 Days of WarProducer
2011 The ResidentExecutive Producer
2004 MindhuntersExecutive Producer
2001 DrivenProducer
1999 Blast from the PastProducer
1996 MistrialExecutive Producer
1996 The Long Kiss GoodnightProducer
1995 Cutthroat IslandProducer
1994 SpeechlessProducer
1993 CliffhangerProducer
1991 Rambling RoseProducer

Acting

2014 The Legend of Hercules as Officer Linus (uncredited)
2013 Hard Time: The Making of Prison as Himself
2010 Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy as Himself
2001 Driven as Replacement Driver
1989 The Making of 'Nightmare on Elm Street IV' as Himself
1988 A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master as Student in Classroom (uncredited)

Writing

2014 The Legend of HerculesWriter
1986 Born AmericanScreenplay

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