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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 85 wins & 112 nominations. See more awards »

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TV commercial for The Darjeeling Limited (2007). See more »

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9 Interviews | 7 Articles | See more »

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Personal Quote:

On Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009), I got used to working with animated storyboards as a way of planning for the shoot. We did a lot of sequences that way with this movie. Partly as a result of that, I decided to build more sets in order to do certain shots. See more »

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His father is of Swedish and Norwegian descent, and his mother has English, Scots-Irish, and German ancestry. See more »

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At least one of his characters is usually a grown man seeking the approval of a parent or parent figure. See more »

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