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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 »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 35 wins & 55 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

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 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)
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Other Works:

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

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Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on creating Black Swan (2010)] It was a very hard film to make and I ended up making everyone's commitment to stay on it longer and longer. Every time we had a push because the money fell apart, or whatever, the hardest conversation I would have was with Natalie [Portman] because I knew it meant carrot sticks and almonds for another 3 months for her and she was not going to be happy. See more »

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Was engaged to British actress Rachel Weisz. See more »

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Characters with strong obsessions that drive them towards self-destruction See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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