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James Wan (born 26 February 1977) is an Australian film producer, screenwriter and film director of Malaysian Chinese descent. He is widely known for directing the horror film Saw (2004) and creating Billy the puppet. Wan has also directed Dead Silence (2007), Death Sentence (2007), Insidious (2010), The Conjuring (2013) and Furious 7 (2015). ... See full bio »

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Known For

The Conjuring 2
The Conjuring 2 Producer
(2016)
Saw
Saw Writer
(2004)
Insidious: Chapter 2
(2013)
Saw III
Saw III Producer
(2006)

Filmography

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 2018 The Nun (producer) (post-production)
 2018 Insidious: The Last Key (producer) (completed)
  Mortal Kombat (producer) (announced)
  Sweet Tooth (Short) (producer) (post-production)
  The Children (producer) (pre-production)
  The Conjuring 3 (producer) (announced)
  The Crooked Man (producer) (announced)
 2016-2017 MacGyver (TV Series) (executive producer - 29 episodes)
- Packing Peanuts + Fire (2017) ... (executive producer)
- Duct Tape + Jack (2017) ... (executive producer)
- Jet Engine + Pickup Truck (2017) ... (executive producer)
- Skull + Electromagnet (2017) ... (executive producer)
- X-Ray + Penny (2017) ... (executive producer)
 2017/I Jigsaw (executive producer)
 2017 Annabelle: Creation (producer - produced by, p.g.a.)
 2016/II Lights Out (producer)
 2016 The Conjuring 2 (producer)
 2015 Insidious: Chapter 3 (producer)
 2015 Demonic (producer)
 2014/I Annabelle (producer)
 2010 Saw 3D: The Final Chapter (executive producer)
 2009 Saw VI (executive producer)
 2008 Saw V (executive producer)
 2007 Saw IV (executive producer)
 2006 Saw III (executive producer)
 2005 Saw II (executive producer)
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5' 6" (1.68 m)
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I can't point anything specific out, but I'm a big David Lynch fan, he's a big influence on Saw, and another director I truly admire as well, is an Italian, Dario Argento? These two guys have a big impact on us, Deep Red, Lost Highway. See more »

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Friends with Nicole Kidman. See more »

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Frequently casts Patrick Wilson See more »

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