Johan Renck


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Johan Renck is one of the most respected and sought after directors of commercials and music videos today, so much so that the French magazine CB News dubbed him "the number one director of commercials and music videos in the world". His directing career started in 1992 when he joined the production company Mekano Film and Television in Stockholm, ... See full bio »

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Won 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 4 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

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Known For

Chernobyl Director
(2019)
Breaking Bad Director
(2009-2011)
The Walking Dead Director
(2010)
Bloodline Director
(2015-2017)

Filmography

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 2019 Chernobyl (TV Mini Series) (5 episodes)
- Vichnaya Pamyat (2019)
- 1:23:45 (2019)
 2018 Paco Rabanne: Pure XS for Her (Video short)
 2017 A Magical Holiday (Short)
 2016 Shut Eye (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Death (2016)
 2016 David Bowie: Lazarus (Music Video)
 2015 David Bowie: Blackstar (Music Video)
 2015 The Last Panthers (TV Mini Series) (6 episodes)
- The Last Panther (2015)
- Angel of Death (2015)
- Serpent's Kiss (2015)
- Chimeras (2015)
- White Knight (2015)
 2015 Bloodline (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Part 2 (2015)
- Part 1 (2015)
 2014 Halt and Catch Fire (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2014 The Fat and the Angry (TV Mini Series) (2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2014)
- Episode #1.1 (2014)
 2013 Bates Motel (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Trust Me (2013)
 2013 Vikings (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Dispossessed (2013)
- Rites of Passage (2013)
 2012 Beach House: Wild (Music Video)
 2012 Lana Del Rey: Blue Velvet (Music Video)
 2009-2011 Breaking Bad (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Hermanos (2011)
- Más (2010) ... (as Johan Renick, directed by)
- Breakage (2009)
 2010 The Walking Dead (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Vatos (2010) ... (directed by)
 2010 House Keeping (Short)
 2010 The Tip (Short)
 2009 Madonna: Celebration - The Video Collection (Video) (video "Hung Up")
 2009 Bat for Lashes: Daniel (Music Video)
 2007 Robyn: Handle Me (Version 2) (Music Video)
 2005 Madonna: Hung Up (Music Video)
 2005 Robbie Williams: Tripping (Music Video)
 2005 New Order: Krafty (Music Video)
 2004 The Streets: Dry Your Eyes (Music Video)
 2003 Beyoncé: Me, Myself and I (Music Video)
 2003 The Knife: Pass This On (Music Video)
 2002 Kylie Minogue: Love at First Sight (Music Video)
 2001 Maxwell: Get to Know Ya (Music Video)
 2001 Suede - Lost in TV (Video documentary)
 2001 New Order: Crystal (Music Video)
 2000 All Saints: Black Coffee (Music Video)
 1999 Madonna: The Video Collection 93:99 (Video) (video "Nothing Really Matters")
 1999 Chris Cornell: Can't Change Me (Music Video)
 1999 Making the Video (TV Series documentary) (video "Can't Change Me")
 1999 Suede: She's in Fashion (Music Video)
 1999 Madonna: Nothing Really Matters (Music Video)
 1993 Stakka Bo: Living It Up (Music Video)
 1993 Stakka Bo: Here We Go (Music Video)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

: Directed music video for Robbie Williams, "She's Madonna". See more »

Alternate Names:

Stakka Bo | Johan Renick

Height:

6' 2¾" (1.9 m)

Children:

Renck, Jack | See more »

Parents:

Kylberg, Marina | Renck, Hans
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I've become more and more inclined in my work to discover what sort of emotions I like to portray. And I think my favourite emotion is melancholy and some sort of bittersweet darkness, which I think is a very Swedish thing actually. I totally think there is a Scandinavian melancholy. I don't think you can say exactly why, I suppose it is about light or weather conditions or something like that. ... See more »

Trivia:

Runs his own production company with Jonas Åkerlund, R.A.F, or Renck Åkerlund Films. See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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