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Wesley Wales Anderson was born in Houston, Texas. His mother, Texas Ann (Burroughs), is an archaeologist turned real estate agent, and his father, Melver Leonard Anderson, worked in advertising and PR. He has two brothers, Eric and Mel. Anderson's parents divorced when he was a young child, an event that he described as the most crucial event of ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 6 Oscars. Another 62 wins & 140 nominations. See more awards »

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Directed TV commercial for IKEA (2002) See more »

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10 Interviews | 7 Articles | See more »

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Sometimes when you're editing a movie, you have the thing that you don't expect - which is you make it longer and longer as you go along. See more »

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Some of the character names in his movies, most notably in Rushmore (1998), were actually the names of his St. John's classmates. See more »

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Just about the entire score of all of his movies, with the exception of The Darjeeling Limited (2007) and The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014), were composed by Mark Mothersbaugh. See more »

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