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Marcus Nispel


Marcus Nispel was born on May 26, 1963 in Frankfurt am Main, Hesse, Germany. He is a director and producer, known for The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2003), Friday the 13th (2009) and Conan the Barbarian (2011). See full bio »

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Known For

Friday the 13th
Friday the 13th Director
(2009)
Conan the Barbarian
(2011)
Pathfinder
Pathfinder Director
(2007)

Filmography

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 2015/II Exeter
 2007 Pathfinder
 2004 Frankenstein (TV Movie)
 2004 The Very Best of Cher: The Video Hits Collection (Video) (videos "Walking In Memphis", "One By One [Dance Remix]")
 2004 Bad Boy's 10th Anniversary... The Hits (Video) (video "Victory")
 2004 Bone Thugs n Harmony: The Collection Volume 2 (Video documentary) (video "War")
 1999 Ladies & Gentlemen: The Best of George Michael (Video documentary) (video "Killer/Papa Was A Rollin' Stone")
 1997 Alleys and Motorways (Video documentary) (video "Greedy Fly")
 1997 Billy Joel: Greatest Hits Volume III (Video documentary) (video "Lullabye [Goodnight, My Angel]")
 1997 Spice Girls: Spice Up Your Life (Video short)
 1996 Janet Jackson: Design of a Decade 1986/1996 (Video documentary) (video "Runaway")
 1996 Cher: Walking in Memphis (Video short)
 1996 No Doubt: Spiderwebs (Video short)
 1995 Janet Jackson: Runaway (Video short)
 1994 Amy Grant: Building the House of Love (Video documentary) (video "House of Love")
 1993 Faith No More: Video Croissant (Video) (video "A Small Victory")
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Music video: Directed "6 Minutes of Pleasure" for LL Cool J. See more »

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Trivia:

None of the first five films he has directed (The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2003), Frankenstein (2004), Pathfinder (2007), Friday the 13th (2009) or Conan the Barbarian (2011)) have been based on original material. Marcus' latest film, Backmask is based off of his original idea. See more »

Trademark:

Likes using harsh washed out color tones in his films, music videos, and TV commercials.

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