Top 5000
Up 472 this week

Rick Famuyiwa

Rick Famuyiwa was born on June 18, 1973 in the USA. He is a producer and director, known for Dope (2015), The Chi (2018) and The Wood (1999). He has been married to Gienita Mosley since 1999. See full bio »


in USA

Holiday Movies on Prime Video for the Whole Family

Prime Video has you covered this holiday season with movies for the family. Here are some of our picks to get you in the spirit.

Get some picks

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

Watch on TV

The Wood
Tue, Nov 24 1:40 PM PST on SHO2 (580)
The Wood
Thu, Nov 26 2:30 PM PST on SHOBET (582)

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 31 people
created 10 Apr 2019
a list of 35 people
created 02 Feb 2016
a list of 30 people
created 28 Jul 2019
a list of 22 images
created 23 Jul 2017
a list of 36 people
created 14 Jan 2018

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Rick Famuyiwa's work have you seen?

User Polls

5 wins & 12 nominations. See more awards »


Known For

Dope Producer
The Chi Producer
The Wood Director
The Mandalorian Director


Jump to: Producer | Director | Writer | Actor | Thanks | Self
Hide Hide Show Show Producer (4 credits)
 2018-2020 The Chi (TV Series) (executive producer - 30 episodes)
- A Couple, Two, Three (2020) ... (executive producer)
- Lackin' (2020) ... (executive producer)
- Frunchroom (2020) ... (executive producer)
- A Stain (2020) ... (executive producer)
- Woo Woo Woo (2020) ... (executive producer)
 2017/II The Lost (Short) (executive producer)
 2017 Hasan Minhaj: Homecoming King (TV Special) (executive producer)
 2015 Dope (executive producer)
Show Show Director (13 credits)
Show Show Writer (8 credits)
Show Show Actor (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (2 credits)
Show Show Self (5 credits)

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

3 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


6' 4" (1.93 m)

Did You Know?


Rick has a degree in Cinema-Television (Production) and Cinema-Television (Critical Studies), both from USC. He considers his time at the Sundance Lab to be the equivalent of grad school.

Star Sign:


Contribute to This Page

We've Got Your Streaming Picks Covered

Looking for some great streaming picks? Check out some of the IMDb editors' favorites movies and shows to round out your Watchlist.

Visit our What to Watch page

Recently Viewed