Biography

James Wan is a Malaysian-born Australian producer, screenwriter, and film director of Chinese heritage. He is widely known for directing the horror film Saw and creating Billy the puppet. He also directed Dead Silence, Death Sentence and Insidious. Description above from the Wikipedia article James Wan, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

James Wan is a Malaysian-born Australian producer, screenwriter, and film director of Chinese heritage. He is widely known for directing the horror film Saw and creating Billy the puppet. He also directed Dead Silence, Death Sentence and Insidious. Description above from the Wikipedia article James Wan, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 41

Birthday 1977-02-27

Place of Birth Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia

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Also Known As

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Production TV ShowsMovies

M3GANProducer
The TommyknockersProducer
There’s Someone Inside Your HouseProducer
Untitled Resident Evil RebootProducer
Smart HouseProducer
Mortal KombatProducer
2020 Lights Out 2Producer
2020 The Conjuring 3Producer
2020 The Crooked ManProducer
2019 Swamp Thing(0 episodes)Executive Producer
2019 Annabelle 3Producer
2019 The Curse of La LloronaProducer
2018 The NunProducer
2018 Insidious: The Last KeyProducer
2017 JigsawExecutive Producer
2017 Annabelle: CreationProducer
2016 Lights OutProducer
2015 Insidious: Chapter 3Producer
2015 DemonicProducer
2014 AnnabelleProducer
2010 Saw: The Final ChapterExecutive Producer
2007 Saw IVExecutive Producer
2005 Saw IIExecutive Producer

Directing

2018 AquamanDirector
2016 MacGyver(1 episode)Director
2016 The Conjuring 2Director
2015 Furious 7Director
2013 Insidious: Chapter 2Director
2013 The ConjuringDirector
2010 InsidiousDirector
2008 Doggie HeavenDirector
2007 Death SentenceDirector
2007 Dead SilenceDirector
2004 SawDirector
2003 SawDirector
2000 StygianDirector

Writing

Malignant ManStory
2020 The Crooked ManStory
2018 AquamanStory
2018 The NunStory
2017 JigsawOriginal Story
2016 The Conjuring 2Writer
2013 Insidious: Chapter 2Story
2007 Dead SilenceWriter
2005 Saw RebirthWriter
2004 SawStory

Crew

Malignant ManCreator
2017 JigsawCreator
2015 Game Changer: The Legacy of SawThanks

Acting

2015 Insidious: Chapter 3 as Theater Director
2007 30 Even Scarier Movie Moments(2 episodes) as Himself
2006 Hitchcocked! as Himself

Editing

2010 InsidiousEditor
2003 SawEditor

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