The Marvel Cinematic Universe - Director list

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Jon Favreau
Producer, Iron Man
Initially an indie film favorite, actor Jon Favreau has progressed to strong mainstream visibility into the millennium and, after nearly two decades in the business, is still enjoying character stardom as well as earning notice as a writer/producer/director. The amiable, husky-framed actor with the tight...
“ Iron Man (2008), Iron Man 2 (2010) ” - critic7
“ The Incredible Hulk (2008) ” - critic7
Kenneth Branagh
Actor, Valkyrie
Kenneth Charles Branagh was born on December 10, 1960, in Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK, to parents William Branagh, a plumber and carpenter born in 1930, and Frances (Harper) Branagh, also born in 1930. His brother, William Branagh Jr., was born in 1955 and sister, Joyce Branagh, was born in 1970...
“ Thor (2011) ” - critic7
“ Captain America: The First Avenger (2011) ” - critic7
Joss Whedon
Writer, The Avengers
Joss Whedon is the middle of five brothers - his younger brothers are Jed Whedon and Zack Whedon. Both his father, Tom Whedon and his grandfather, John Whedon were successful television writers. Joss' mother, Lee Stearns, was a history teacher and she also wrote novels as Lee Whedon...
“ The Avengers (2012), Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) ” - critic7
Shane Black
Considered one of the pioneer screenwriters of the action genre, Black made his mark with his Lethal Weapon screenplay. He also collaborated on the story of the sequel, Lethal Weapon 2. Each successive script he turned in had a higher price attached it, from The Last Boy Scout to The Long Kiss Goodnight, and in between a re-write on the McTiernan/Schwarzenegger Last Action Hero script.
“ Iron Man 3 (2013) ” - critic7
“ Thor: The Dark World (2013) ” - critic7
“ Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014), Captain America: Civil War (2016), Avengers: Infinity War, Part 1 (2018), Avengers: Infinity War, Part 2 (2019) - along w/ Joe Russo ” - critic7
“ Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014), Captain America: Civil War (2016), Avengers: Infinity War, Part 1 (2018), Avengers: Infinity War, Part 2 (2019) - along w/ Anthony Russo ” - critic7
James Gunn
James Gunn was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri in a large Irish Catholic family. His father and his uncles were all lawyers. He has been writing and performing as long as he can remember. He began making 8mm films at the age of 12. Many of these were comedic splatter films featuring his brothers being disemboweled by zombies...
“ Guardians of the Galaxy (2014), Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017) ” - critic7
Peyton Reed
Director, Ant-Man
“ Ant-Man (2015), Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018) ” - critic7
“ Doctor Strange (2016) ” - critic7
Jon Watts
Director, Cop Car
“ Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017) ” - critic7
Taika Waititi
Taika Waititi, also known as Taika Cohen, hails from the Raukokore region of the East Coast, and is of Te-Whanau-a-Apanui (father) and Jewish (mother) descent. He has been involved in the film industry for several years, initially as an actor, and now focusing on writing and directing. Two Cars, One...
“ Thor: Ragnarok (2017) ” - critic7
Ryan Coogler
Director, Creed
“ Black Panther (2018) ” - critic7