Won 4 Oscars.
Another 102 wins & 144 nominations.
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(TV Series) (executive producer - 10 episodes)
(producer - uncredited)
TV commercial (PSA): Directed (with brother Ethan Coen
) commercial for Reality Coalition ("There Is No Clean Coal")
4 Print Biographies |
13 Interviews |
13 Articles |
2 Magazine Cover Photos |
Roderick Jaynes | Joel
6' (1.83 m)
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[on his and his brother Ethan's choice of characters in their films] What's interesting to us are the people you know that are very good at what they do but aren't necessarily successful.
Roderick Jaynes, who is credited with editing all of his films, does not, in fact, exist. The name is a pseudonym for Joel and his brother Ethan.
Films frequently contain adulterous wives or girlfriends. See: "Blood Simple", "Miller's Crossing", "Barton Fink", "The Man Who Wasn't There", "Intolerable Cruelty", "Burn After Reading", "A Serious Man".