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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 63 wins & 144 nominations. See more awards »

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Directed TV commercials for AT&T (2007). See more »

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10 Interviews | 7 Articles | See more »

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Personal Quote:

Paris is a place where, for me, just walking down a street that I've never been down before is like going to a movie or something. Just wandering the city is entertainment. See more »

Trivia:

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

Trademark:

Has ended all his movies with a slow-motion shot, with the exception of The Darjeeling Limited (2007). See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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