J.A. Bayona Poster


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Overview (3)

Born in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
Birth NameJuan Antonio García Bayona
Height 5' 2" (1.57 m)

Mini Bio (1)

J.A. Bayona was born on May 9, 1975 in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain as Juan Antonio García Bayona. He is a director, known for The Orphanage (2007), The Impossible (2012) and A Monster Calls (2016).

Trivia (5)

Graduated from ESCAC (Cinema and Audiovisual School of Catalunya).
As of 2013, has directed 1 actress to an Academy Award-nominated performance: Naomi Watts (Best Actress, The Impossible (2012)).
Twin brother of Carlos García Bayona.
Supports F.C. Barcelona.
Member of the 'Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' (AMPAS) since 2016.

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