STARmeter
Top 5000
Down 406 this week

Darren Aronofsky


Darren Aronofsky was born February 12, 1969, in Brooklyn, New York. Growing up, Darren was always artistic: he loved classic movies and, as a teenager, he even spent time doing graffiti art. After high school, Darren went to Harvard University to study film (both live-action and animation). He won several film awards after completing his senior ... See full bio »

Watch on TV

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 28 people
created 09 Apr 2011
 
a list of 38 people
created 29 Jun 2011
 
a list of 21 people
created 27 Dec 2011
 
a list of 36 people
created 31 Dec 2012
 
a list of 35 people
created 5 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Darren Aronofsky.

User Polls

Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 30 wins & 46 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Director (10 credits)
 2014 Noah
 2010 Black Swan
 2008 The Wrestler
 2006 The Fountain
 1998 Pi
 1994 No Time (Short)
 1993 Protozoa (Short)
 1991 Supermarket Sweep (Short)
 1991 Fortune Cookie (Short)
Show Show Writer (7 credits)
Show Show Producer (7 credits)
Show Show Actor (2 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (1 credit)
Show Show Editorial department (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (28 credits)
Show Show Self (29 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (2 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Directed Clint Mansell music video "Pi R Squared" (1999).

Publicity Listings:

4 Interviews | 3 Articles | See more »

Official Sites:

|

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on casting The Wrestler (2008)] No one believed in Mickey Rourke... He has no value as a commodity. Well, I sat with him and looked into his eyes. His eyes aren't dead. They're alive, yearning, thinking. See more »

Trivia:

Contributed a message to the book Satoshi Anime Zen-Shigoto (Satoshi Kon's Animation Works), a book dedicated to the works of Japanese animation director Satoshi Kon who died in 2011. Kon had personally met Aronofsky in 2001 shortly after the release of Aronfosky's Pi (1998), and before the release of Kon's Millennium Actress (2001). See more »

Trademark:

Fade to white for emphasis, a break in the story, or an end of an Act/Section in the story. See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Did he just repeat himself with Black Swan? dalepeterbarham
Is Darren Aronofsky a racist ? whatwassed-754-79624
5 for 5 so far. Vikingsrock158
Why to bother? sbogomolova
Batman JasonSmith42693
Darren Aronofsky Bows Out of 'Wolverine'; What next? KitnPup
Discuss Darren Aronofsky on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page