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Cary Joji Fukunaga

Cary Joji Fukunaga was born on July 10, 1977 in Oakland, California, USA. He is a producer and director, known for Beasts of No Nation (2015), Sin Nombre (2009) and Jane Eyre (2011). See full bio »

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 20 wins & 20 nominations. See more awards »

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Hide Hide Show Show Producer (6 credits)
 2016 Nowhere Ever After (executive producer) (post-production)
 2015 Beasts of No Nation (producer)
 2014-2015 True Detective (TV Series) (executive producer - 16 episodes)
- Omega Station (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Black Maps and Motel Rooms (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Church in Ruins (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Other Lives (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Down Will Come (2015) ... (executive producer)
 2011 On the Ice (executive producer)
 2004 Victoria para chino (Short) (executive producer)
 2003 Kofi (Short) (executive producer)
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Show Show Self (13 credits)

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Cary Jôji Fukunaga | Cary Fukunaga


6' 1½" (1.87 m)

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Cary's father is from a Japanese family, and was born in a Japanese-American internment camp during World War II. Cary's maternal grandfather was of Swedish descent, and Cary's maternal grandmother's ancestry is English and German. See more »


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Why isn't he directing season 2 of TD? john69_jlh
Cutest guy at the Emmys bruisedlee
Damn, Mr. Fukunaga is attractive. clamato
The Bay Area produces another genius filmmaker OakWriter
Jane Eyre lilianxiao0-829-516922
I am from OAKLAND as well!!!!!! emioak79
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