Baz Luhrmann (I)


STARmeter
Top 500
Down 50 this week
Clip
1:31 | Clip
Baz Luhrmann is an Australian writer, director and producer with projects spanning film, television, opera, theater, music and recording industries. He is regarded by many as a contemporary example of an auteur for his distinctly recognizable style and deep involvement in the writing, directing, design and musical components of all his work. As a ... See full bio »

The Best Movies and Shows in September

From Ana de Armas in a Marilyn Monroe biopic to a new Star Wars series, here are the best movies and series to watch in September.

See the IMDb Editors' picks

Double Duty: Musicians-Turned-Actors

These multi-talented Hispanic and Latino musicians are taking Hollywood by storm with their standout performances in film and TV, including Shotgun Wedding, Bullet Train, and Hustlers.

See the full gallery

New & Upcoming Sequels, Prequels, and Spin-Offs

From new Avatar sequels to "Game of Thrones" spin-off "House of the Dragon," these are the most anticipated sequels, prequels, and spin-offs on IMDb.

See the full list

On Prime Video

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 30 people
created 18 May 2017
 
a list of 35 people
created 2 months ago
 
a list of 40 people
created 11 Feb 2017
 
a list of 31 people
created 16 May 2020
 
a list of 49 people
created 29 Apr 2017
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDb page

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Baz Luhrmann's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 35 wins & 53 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Known For

Moulin Rouge! Writer
(2001)
Australia Writer
(2008)
(2013)
(1992)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Writer (16 credits)
  Faraway Downs (TV Series) (filming)
 2022 Elvis (screenplay by) / (story by)
 2017 ERDEM x H&M: The Secret Life of Flowers (Short) (written by)
  The Get Down (TV Series) (created by - 11 episodes, 2016 - 2017) (story by - 1 episode, 2016) (teleplay by - 1 episode, 2016)
- Only from Exile Can We Come Home (2017) ... (creator)
- Gamble Everything (2017) ... (creator)
- The Beat Says, This Is the Way (2017) ... (creator)
- One by One, Into the Dark (2017) ... (creator)
- Unfold Your Own Myth (2017) ... (creator)
 2013 The Great Gatsby (screenplay)
 2012 Hard Chic (Short)
 2012 Naïf Chic (Short)
 2012 The Classical Body (Short)
 2012 The Exotic Body (Short)
 2012 The Surreal Body (Short)
 2012 Ugly Chic (Short)
 2009 The 81st Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) (sketches written by)
 2008 Australia (screenplay) / (story)
 2001 Moulin Rouge! (written by)
 1996 Romeo + Juliet (screenplay)
 1992 Strictly Ballroom (earlier screenplay) / (original idea) / (screenplay)
Show Show Producer (10 credits)
Show Show Director (20 credits)
Show Show Actor (6 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (6 credits)
Show Show Music department (2 credits)
Show Show Additional Crew (2 credits)
Show Show Thanks (6 credits)
Show Show Self (86 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (6 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Album: "Something for Everybody" with the hit pop single "Everybody's Free to Wear Sunscreen" on his label, Bazmark Music. See more »

Publicity Listings:

12 Interviews | 3 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Official Sites:

Bazmark Inq. Pty. Ltd.

Alternate Names:

BLAM

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)

Spouse:

Catherine Martin  (2 children)

Children:

Luhrmann, Lillian Amanda | See more »
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

So, what is creative freedom? We can make what we want, how we want. The only constraint is: not for any budget. See more »

Trivia:

The cast of his production of Puccini's opera, "La Boheme," at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles, California was awarded the 2004 Los Angeles Stage Alliance Ovation Award for Ensemble. Performance. See more »

Trademark:

Uses contemporary music in films set in the pre-20th/21st century. See more »

Nickname:

Baz

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed