Biography

Alejandro González Iñárritu (American Spanish: [aleˈxandɾo gonˈsales iˈɲaritu]; credited since 2014 as Alejandro G. Iñárritu; born August 15, 1963) is a Mexican film director, producer and screenwriter. He is the first Mexican director to be nominated for the Academy Award for Best Director and the Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding Directing, for Babel (2007).

Iñárritu's six feature films—Amores perros (2000), 21 Grams (2003), Babel (2006) (comprising the "Death Trilogy"), Biutiful (2010), Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014), and The Revenant (2015)—have garnered critical acclaim and numerous accolades, including Academy Award nominations and wins. In 2015, Iñárritu won the Academy Award for Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, and Best Picture for Birdman. The following year, he won the Academy Award for Best Director for The Revenant, making him the third director to win back to back Academy Awards, and the first since 1950.

He is friends with fellow Mexican directors Guillermo del Toro and Alfonso Cuarón, collectively known as "The Three Amigos of Cinema."

Alejandro González Iñárritu (American Spanish: [aleˈxandɾo gonˈsales iˈɲaritu]; credited since 2014 as Alejandro G. Iñárritu; born August 15, 1963) is a Mexican film director, producer and screenwriter. He is the first Mexican director to be nominated for the Academy Award for Best Director and the Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding Directing, for Babel (2007).

Iñárritu's six feature films—Amores perros (2000), 21 Grams (2003), Babel (2006) (comprising the "Death Trilogy"), Biutiful (2010), Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014), and The Revenant (2015)—have garnered critical acclaim and numerous accolades, including Academy Award nominations and wins. In 2015, Iñárritu won the Academy Award for Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, and Best Picture for Birdman. The following year, he won the Academy Award for Best Director for The Revenant, making him the third director to win back to back Academy Awards, and the first since 1950.

He is friends with fellow Mexican directors Guillermo del Toro and Alfonso Cuarón, collectively known as "The Three Amigos of Cinema."

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 28

Birthday 1963-08-15

Place of Birth Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico

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Also Known As

  • Alejandro G. Iñárritu
  • Алехандро Гонсалес Иньярриту
  • 阿利安卓·崗札雷·伊納利圖
  • อาเลคันโดร กอนซาเลซ อีญาร์รีตู
  • アレハンドロ・ゴンサレス・イニャリトゥ
  • 알레한드로 곤살레스 이냐리투
  • أليخاندرو غونزاليز إيناريتو

Directing TV ShowsMovies

2017 Carne Y ArenaDirector
2015 The RevenantDirector
2014 BirdmanDirector
2012 Naran JaDirector
2011 Behind Biutiful: Director's Flip NotesDirector
2010 BiutifulDirector
2010 Write the FutureDirector
2007 To Each His Own CinemaDirector
2007 AnnaDirector
2006 BabelDirector
2003 21 GramsDirector
2002 11'09''01 - September 11Director
2001 The Hire(1 episode)Director
2001 Powder KegDirector
2000 Amores PerrosDirector
1996 El timbreDirector
1995 Detras del dineroDirector

Production

2015 The RevenantProducer
2014 BirdmanProducer
2010 BiutifulProducer
2008 Rudo & CursiProducer
2006 BabelProducer
2003 21 GramsProducer
2002 11'09''01 - September 11Producer
2000 Amores PerrosProducer
1996 El timbreProducer

Acting

2016 Before the Flood as Himself
2016 A World Unseen: The Revenant as Himself
2015 Birdman: All-Access (A View From the Wings) as Himself
2013 Trespassing Bergman as Himself
2011 Kurosawa's Way as Himself
2007 Sexo en el plató as Himself
1953 The Academy Awards(1 episode) as Alejandro González Iñárritu

Writing

2015 The RevenantWriter
2014 BirdmanScreenplay
2010 BiutifulScreenplay
2006 BabelIdea
2001 The Hire(1 episode)Writer
1996 El timbreWriter

Crew

2013 GravityThanks
2007 Year of the NailThanks
2006 Pan's LabyrinthThanks

Editing

2000 Amores PerrosEditor

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