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Matthew Vaughn is an English film producer and director. He is known for producing such films as Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels (1998) and Snatch (2000) and for directing the crime thriller, Layer Cake (2004), the fantasy epic, Stardust (2007), the superhero comedy, Kick-Ass (2010), and the superhero film, X: First Class (2011). Vaughn was ... See full bio »

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5 wins & 16 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Kick-Ass
Kick-Ass Producer
(2010)
X: First Class
X: First Class Director
(2011)
Stardust
Stardust Producer
(2007)

Filmography

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  I Am Pilgrim (producer) (announced)
 2016 Eddie the Eagle (producer)
 2015 Fantastic Four (producer)
 2014 Kingsman: The Secret Service (producer)
 2013 Kick-Ass 2 (producer)
 2010/I The Debt (producer)
 2010 Kick-Ass: The Game (Video Game) (producer)
 2010 Kick-Ass (producer)
 2009 Harry Brown (producer)
 2007 Stardust (producer)
 2004 Layer Cake (producer)
 2003 Swag (TV Series) (executive producer)
 2003 Make My Day (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 5 episodes)
- Linda Narty (2003) ... (executive producer)
- Steven Hart (2003) ... (executive producer)
- Steph Lane (2003) ... (executive producer)
- Nicola Brady (2003) ... (executive producer)
- Karen Cohen (2003) ... (executive producer)
 2003 A Short Film About John Bolton (Short) (producer)
 2002 Swept Away (producer)
 2001 Mean Machine (producer)
 2000 Snatch (producer)
 2000 Lock, Stock... (TV Series) (executive producer - 7 episodes)
- ...And a Good Slopping Out (2000) ... (executive producer)
- ...And One Big Bullock (2000) ... (executive producer)
- ...And Two Sips (2000) ... (executive producer)
- ...And Spaghetti Sauce (2000) ... (executive producer)
- ...And a Fistful of Jack & Jills (2000) ... (executive producer)
 1996 The Innocent Sleep (producer)
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Other Works:

DVD commentary with Guy Ritchie for Snatch (2000).

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Personal Quote:

If you give the audience what they expect, they'll be bored. There are no rules: You do what you want while respecting the boundaries. You don't poke people in the eye; you do things they haven't seen before and make it accessible, funny and clever. See more »

Trivia:

His biological father is George De Vere Drummond, an English aristocrat who is a godson of King George VI. Matthew Vaughn adopted his surname for business purposes. His professional name Vaughn derives from his mother's association with Robert Vaughn, who had been believed to be his biological father. See more »

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Often casts Mark Strong, Jason Flemyng and Dexter Fletcher. See more »

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Layer Cake, Stardust, Kick-Ass? drifter444
Matthew Vaugn is a GREAT director! colbyashton
Its the beginning of a great director georgefoman
Layer Cake Sequel kgenev
Star Wars skipcoogan
would have done well with max payne cmarsh456
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