STARmeter
Top 5000
Down 46 this week

Tim Burton (I)


His early film career was fueled by almost unbelievable good luck, but it's his talent and originality that have kept him at the top of the Hollywood tree. Tim Burton began drawing at an early age, going on to attend the California Institute of the Arts, studying animation after being awarded a fellowship from Disney, for whom he went on to work. ... See full bio »
More at IMDbPro » Contact Info on IMDbPro Contact Info: View agent and company
Add or change photos on IMDbPro Represent Tim Burton? Add or change photos

Watch on TV

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 35 people
created 24 Apr 2011
 
a list of 35 people
created 20 May 2012
 
a list of 38 people
created 04 Aug 2012
 
a list of 23 people
created 05 Jun 2013
 
a list of 31 people
created 24 Mar 2014
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Tim Burton's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 23 wins & 48 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

To always display TV and movie credits separately, edit your site preferences.

Hide Hide Show Show Producer: Movie (19 credits)
  Beetlejuice 2 (executive producer) (announced)
 2014/I Big Eyes (producer)
 2013 Captain Sparky vs. The Flying Saucers (Short) (producer)
 2012 Frankenweenie (producer)
 2009/I 9 (producer)
 2005 Corpse Bride (producer)
 2000 The World of Stainboy (Short) (producer)
 1996 Mars Attacks! (producer)
 1996 James and the Giant Peach (producer)
 1995 Batman Forever (producer)
 1994 Ed Wood (producer)
 1994 Cabin Boy (producer)
 1993 The Nightmare Before Christmas (producer)
 1992 Batman Returns (producer)
 1990 Edward Scissorhands (producer)
 1982 Luau (Short) (producer)
 1979 Stalk of the Celery Monster (Short) (producer)
Show Show Producer: TV (3 credits)
Show Show Producer: Video (1 credit)
Show Show Miscellaneous: TV (2 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous: Movie (1 credit)
Show Show Miscellaneous: Video (1 credit)
Show Show Director: Movie (26 credits)
Show Show Director: TV (3 credits)
Show Show Director: Video (1 credit)
Show Show Writer: Movie (11 credits)
Show Show Writer: TV (2 credits)
Show Show Actor: Movie (8 credits)
Show Show Animation department: Movie (4 credits)
Show Show Animation department: TV (1 credit)
Show Show Art department: Movie (2 credits)
Show Show Production designer: Movie (1 credit)
Show Show Production designer: TV (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks: Movie (12 credits)
Show Show Thanks: Video (3 credits)
Show Show Thanks: TV (2 credits)
Show Show Thanks: Video Game (1 credit)
Show Show Self: TV (81 credits)
Show Show Self: Video (39 credits)
Show Show Self: Movie (7 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (15 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Wrote book of short stories "The Melancholy Death of Oyster Boy and Other Stories". See more »

Publicity Listings:

12 Print Biographies | 27 Interviews | 25 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Official Sites:

|

Height:

5' 11½" (1.82 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I'll always remember this image of being in line to see When Dinosaurs Ruled the Earth (1970), and all the younger kids were like, 'Dinosaurs are so cool!' and all the older kids were like, 'Oh, man, I hear there's this really hot babe in this movie!' See more »

Trivia:

Among his cinematic influences are Mario Bava, Vincent Price, Roger Corman and Barbara Steele whom he homaged in Sleepy Hollow (1999). See more »

Trademark:

Usually includes fantasy elements in his films See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Whatever happened with him doing a hunchback of notre dame movie greener6
MOVIE ELIMINATION GAME peterjs_95
Burtons films have lost their traditional style samcox1234
Is There Going To Be Corpse Bride 2? deathmaster5000
Of Burton's 16 major films he has directed how many did you not like? mutationjason
tim burton remake of jim Henson 's ' The Labyrinth' greenbrittany58
Discuss Tim Burton on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page