STARmeter
Top 5000
Down 1,041 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 »

Awards Central

Check out IMDb's full coverage of all the major awards events, including the Critics Choice Awards, Gotham Awards, and more.

Visit our Awards Central section

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 25 people
created 26 Feb 2011
 
a list of 26 people
created 02 Feb 2014
 
a list of 30 people
created 17 Apr 2014
 
a list of 23 people
created 25 Jul 2015
 
a list of 32 people
created 11 Oct 2015
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Darren Aronofsky's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 35 wins & 73 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Requiem for a Dream
(2000)
Pi
Pi Director
(1998)
The Fountain
The Fountain Director
(2006)
Black Swan
Black Swan Director
(2010)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Producer (12 credits)
 2017 White Boy Rick (producer) (pre-production)
 2017 Aftermath (producer) (completed)
  Undeniable (producer) (announced)
  XOXO (producer) (announced)
 2016/V Jackie (producer - produced by)
 2015 Zipper (executive producer)
 2014 Noah (producer)
 2010/I The Fighter (executive producer)
 2008 The Wrestler (producer)
 2002 Below (producer)
 1991 Fortune Cookie (Short) (producer)
Show Show Director (12 credits)
Show Show Writer (8 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (2 credits)
Show Show Actor (2 credits)
Show Show Second Unit Director or Assistant Director (2 credits)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (1 credit)
Show Show Editorial department (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (30 credits)
Show Show Self (39 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (2 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

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

Publicity Listings:

4 Interviews | 3 Articles | See more »

Official Sites:

| | See more »

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:

Split from Rachel Weisz [November, 2010]. 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
This guy stole ideas belbachiraziz
Noah?? Not the one from the Bible! cs-45814
Did he just repeat himself with Black Swan? dalepeterbarham
5 for 5 so far. Vikingsrock158
Why to bother? sbogomolova
The Fountain and Tenchi Muyo in Love 2 EnsignBlair
Discuss Darren Aronofsky on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page