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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), Jane Eyre (2011) and Sin Nombre (2009). See full bio »

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 24 wins & 22 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Beasts of No Nation
(2015)
Sin Nombre
Sin Nombre Director
(2009)
Jane Eyre
Jane Eyre Director
(2011)
True Detective
True Detective Producer
(2014-2015)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Producer (9 credits)
 2017 Thumper (executive producer) (post-production)
  Black Lung (executive producer) (pre-production)
 2016 Little Boxes (executive producer)
 2016 Maniac (TV Series) (executive producer - 2 episodes) (announced)
- Episode #1.2 (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.1 (2016) ... (executive producer)
 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)
Show Show Director (9 credits)
Show Show Cinematographer (12 credits)
Show Show Writer (5 credits)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (8 credits)
Show Show Actor (1 credit)
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Show Show Self (13 credits)

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Alternate Names:

Cary Jôji Fukunaga | Cary Fukunaga

Height:

6' 1½" (1.87 m)
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Trivia:

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 »

Trademark:

Films often feature a child dying or loss of innocence See more »

Nickname:

Cary Fukunaga

Star Sign:

Cancer

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