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Joe Cornish was born on December 20, 1968 in London, England as Joseph Murray Cornish. He is a writer and director, known for Ant-Man (2015), Attack the Block (2011) and The Adventures of Tintin (2011). See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 10 wins & 11 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 Ant-Man (screenplay) / (story)
 2011 The Adventures of Tintin (screenplay)
 2011 Attack the Block (written by)
 2005 Little Documentary (Video documentary short) (by)
 2004 Making 'Little Britain' Too (TV Movie documentary)
 2003 Adam and Joe Go Tokyo (TV Series) (writer)
  The Adam and Joe Show (TV Series) (1 episode, 1999) (written by - 6 episodes, 1996 - 2001) (writer - 4 episodes, 1996 - 1997)
- Episode #4.1 (2001) ... (written by)
- Episode #3.2 (1999) ... (written by)
- Episode #3.1 (1999)
- Episode #2.4 (1997) ... (writer)
- Episode #2.3 (1997) ... (writer)
 2000 Adam and Joe's Wonky World of Animation (TV Movie documentary) (written by)
 1998 Big Train (TV Series) (additional material - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.5 (1998) ... (additional material)
- Episode #1.2 (1998) ... (additional material)
 1997 Adam and Joe's Fourmative Years (TV Special) (written by)
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Alternate Names:

Adam & Joe | Adam and Joe | Joe


6' 3" (1.91 m)

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In truth I don't like Cornish pasties. See more »


Has been friends with Adam Buxton since their days at the elite Westminster School. Louis Theroux was also a schoolfriend of theirs. See more »

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