Brian Thomas Helgeland is an American screenwriter, film producer and director.

Brian Thomas Helgeland is an American screenwriter, film producer and director.

Personal Info

Known For Writing

Gender Male

Known Credits 27

Birthday 1961-01-17

Place of Birth Providence, Rhode Island, USA

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Writing TV ShowsMovies

Button Man Screenplay
Finest Kind Writer
Cleopatra Screenplay
Ness Screenplay
2015 Legend Writer
2013 42 Screenplay
2010 Robin Hood Story Screenplay
2010 Green Zone Writer
2009 Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant Screenplay
2009 The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3 Screenplay
2006 Payback: Straight Up Screenplay Writer
2004 Man on Fire Screenplay
2003 Mystic River Screenplay
2003 The Order Screenplay
2002 Blood Work Screenplay
2001 A Knight's Tale Writer
1999 Payback Screenplay
1997 The Postman Screenplay
1997 L.A. Confidential Screenplay
1997 Conspiracy Theory Writer
1995 Assassins Screenplay
1992 976-Evil II Characters
1991 Highway to Hell Writer
1988 976-EVIL Writer
1988 A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master Screenplay


Button Man Director
Finest Kind Director
2015 Legend Director
2013 42 Director
2006 Payback: Straight Up Director
2003 The Order Director
2001 A Knight's Tale Director
1999 Payback Director
1989 Tales from the Crypt (1 episode)Director


2003 The Order Producer
2001 A Knight's Tale Producer
1997 L.A. Confidential Co-Producer


2006 Film Noir: Bringing Darkness to Light as Himself

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