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Paul Greengrass


Paul Greengrass started his filmmaking career with a super 8 camera he found in his art room in secondary school. Those short movies were animation horror films he made using old dolls, artist dummies, and the general art room clutter. After studying in Cambridge University he got into Granada Television School and spent the first ten years of his ... See full bio »

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Sat, Mar 30 2:05 PM EDT on TMC (662)
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Sun, Mar 31 1:40 AM EDT on HBO (603)

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 38 wins & 66 nominations. See more awards »

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United 93 Director
(2006)
(2007)
Jason Bourne Director
(2016)
Bloody Sunday Director
(2002)

Filmography

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 2018 22 July
 2016 Jason Bourne
 2010 Green Zone
 2006 United 93
 2002 Bloody Sunday
 1999 The Murder of Stephen Lawrence (TV Movie)
 1997 The Fix (TV Movie)
 1996 The One That Got Away (TV Movie)
 1995 The Late Show (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Sophie's World (1995)
 1995 Kavanagh QC (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1994 Open Fire (TV Movie)
 1993 Crime Story (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1992 Cutting Edge (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Coppers (1992)
 1989 Resurrected
 1985-1987 World in Action (TV Series documentary) (2 episodes)
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Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (3 credits)
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Other Works:

Co-author (with Peter Wright) of "Spycatcher" (1987)

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2 Interviews | 5 Articles | See more »

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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[on Captain Phillips (2013)] Tom Hanks has built his career playing ordinary men. This performance is a study of endurance and heroism, but he crafts it from pieces of doubt, uncertainty and fear. It's not built from hubris. See more »

Trivia:

Was set to direct the doomed movie adaptation of the comic book mini-series The Watchmen after previous directors Terry Gilliam (back in the 1980s), Darren Aronofsky, and briefly David Hayter all left the project. See more »

Trademark:

Usage of handheld cameras to create an aesthetic of realism. See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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