Christopher McQuarrie


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Christopher McQuarrie is an acclaimed producer, director and an Academy Award® winning writer. McQuarrie grew up in Princeton Junction, New Jersey and in lieu of college, he spent the first five years out of school traveling and working at a detective agency. He later moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in film. In 1995, his screenplay for The ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 9 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

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(1995)
(2014)
The Mummy Writer
(2017)

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 2022 Top Gun: Maverick (screenplay by)
 2018 Mission: Impossible - Fallout (written by)
 2017 The Mummy (screenplay by)
 2015 Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation (screenplay by) / (story by)
 2014 Edge of Tomorrow (screenplay by)
 2013 Jack the Giant Slayer (screenplay)
 2012 Jack Reacher (written for the screen by)
 2010/I The Tourist (screenplay)
  Persons Unknown (TV Series) (creator - 13 episodes, 2010) (written by - 1 episode, 2010)
- Shadows in the Cave (2010) ... (creator)
- And Then There Was One (2010) ... (creator)
- Seven Sacrifices (2010) ... (creator)
- Identity (2010) ... (creator)
- Static (2010) ... (creator)
 2008 Valkyrie (written by)
 2000 The Way of the Gun (written by)
 1997 The Underworld (TV Movie) (story) / (teleplay)
 1995 The Usual Suspects (written by)
 1994 NYPD Blue (TV Series) (story by - 1 episode)
- The Final Adjustment (1994) ... (story by)
 1993 Public Access (written by)
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Children:

Wilhelmina McQuarrie
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Personal Quote:

Look: the day I've made a movie that I think is really good, I hope I say it out loud so somebody can say, "Then you probably made the worst movie of your entire career.". See more »

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Attended and graduated from West Windsor-Plainsboro High School in Central New Jersey (along with Bryan Singer). See more »

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Star Sign:

Scorpio

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