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James Ponsoldt


James Ponsoldt was born in 1978 in Athens, Georgia, USA as James Adam Ponsoldt. He is a director and producer, known for The Spectacular Now (2013), Smashed (2012) and The End of the Tour (2015). He has been married to Megan Holloway since September 25, 2010. See full bio »

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Known For

The Spectacular Now
(2013)
Smashed
Smashed Director
(2012)
The End of the Tour
(2015)
The Circle
The Circle Director
(2017)

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 2015 Master of None (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Hot Ticket (2015)
- Plan B (2015)
 2014 Shameless (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Iron City (2014)
 2013 Parenthood (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The M Word (2013)
 2012 Smashed
 2008 We Saw Such Things (Documentary short) (co-director)
 2006 Off the Black
 2004 Junebug and Hurricane (Short)
 2003 Rush Tickets (Short)
 2003 Coming Down the Mountain (Short)
Show Show Producer (9 credits)
Show Show Writer (7 credits)
Show Show Actor (4 credits)
Show Show Cinematographer (1 credit)
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He graduated from Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut with a Bachelor's Degree and earned a Masters of Fine Arts degree in directing from Columbia University in New York City. See more »

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