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Lana Wachowski


Lana Wachowski and her sister Lilly Wachowski, (also known as 'The Wachowskis') are the duo behind ground-breaking movies such as The Matrix (1999) and Cloud Atlas (2012). Born to mother Lynne, a nurse, and father Ron, a businessman of Polish descent, Wachowski grew up in Chicago and formed a tight creative relationship with her sister Lilly. ... See full bio »

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Known For

The Matrix
The Matrix Writer
(1999)
The Matrix Reloaded
(2003)
V for Vendetta
(2005)

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 2015 Jupiter Ascending (written by - as The Wachowskis)
 2012 Cloud Atlas (written for the screen by)
 2008 Speed Racer (written by - as The Wachowski Brothers)
 2005 V for Vendetta (screenplay - as The Wachowski Brothers)
 2003 The Matrix Revolutions (characters - as The Wachowski Brothers) / (written by - as The Wachowski Brothers)
 2003 The Matrix Reloaded (characters - as The Wachowski Brothers) / (written by - as The Wachowski Brothers)
 2003 The Animatrix (screenplay "The Matrix" - as The Wachowski Brothers) / (written by - segments "The Final Flight of the Osiris", "The Second Renaissance Part I", "The Second Renaissance Part II", "Kid's Story", as Larry Wachowski)
 1999 The Matrix (written by - as The Wachowski Brothers)
 1996 Bound (written by - as The Wachowski Brothers)
 1995 Assassins (screenplay - as Larry Wachowski) / (story - as Larry Wachowski)
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Other Works:

Book: "The Art of the Matrix," w/Andy Wachowski, 2000. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 3 Interviews | 2 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Lana & Andy | The Wachowski Brothers | Larry Wachowski | The Wachowskis

Height:

5' 10½" (1.79 m)
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Personal Quote:

For years, I couldn't even say the words transgendered or transsexual. When I began to admit it to myself, I knew I would eventually have to tell my parents and my brother and my sisters. This fact would inject such terror into me that I would not sleep for days. See more »

Trivia:

Attended Whitney M. Young Magnet High School along with her brother Andy Wachowski in Chicago, Illinois. See more »

Trademark:

Stunning fight scenes, usually involving martial arts See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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