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Jonathan Hensleigh


One of the most prolific screenwriters in the action/adventure genre, Jonathan started his career writing episodes of The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles (1992) for George Lucas and ABC. He wrote Die Hard: With a Vengeance (1995), re-conceived from his original spec script "Simon Says". He followed that with Jumanji (1995). His script for the The ... See full bio »
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 2011 Kill the Irishman (screenplay)
 2007 The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Journey of Radiance (Video) (screenplay "Benares")
 2007 Welcome to the Jungle (Video)
 2007 Next (screenplay)
 2004 The Punisher (written by)
 1998 Armageddon (screenplay) / (story)
 1997 The Saint (screenplay) / (story)
 1995 Jumanji (screenplay)
 1995 Die Hard: With a Vengeance (written by)
 1992-1993 The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles (TV Series) (writer - 5 episodes)
- Transylvania, January 1918 (1993) ... (writer)
- Benares, January 1910 (1993) ... (writer)
- Germany, Mid-August 1916 (1992) ... (writer)
- Somme, Early August 1916 (1992) ... (writer)
- Verdun, September 1916 (1992) ... (writer)
 1993 A Far Off Place (screenplay)
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Did uncredited rewrites on The Rock (1996), Con Air (1997), and Gone in Sixty Seconds 2000).

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6' 3" (1.91 m)
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He is now filming his new movie The Punisher (2004) for Marvel which he is writing and directing and is due for release in Summer 2004. See more »

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Howcome Jonathan credited for rewriting the whole script for The Rock!!! rchrdshelt
still no entry for 'Cannibals aka Welcome To The Jungle'? dirk-krogull
He likes Arsenal! gezquester
New Hensleigh project announced cottonmouthking
Screening for 'Welcome to the Jungle' in USA grandebird
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