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Cary Joji Fukunaga


Cary Joji Fukunaga was born on July 10, 1977 in Oakland, California, USA. He is a producer and director, known for Beasts of No Nation (2015), Sin Nombre (2009) and True Detective (2014). See full bio »

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 24 wins & 24 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Beasts of No Nation
(2015)
Sin Nombre
Sin Nombre Director
(2009)
True Detective
True Detective Producer
(2014-2015)
Victoria para chino
(2004)

Filmography

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  Black Lung (executive producer - as Cary Fukunaga) (pre-production)
  The American (producer) (pre-production)
 2018 Maniac (TV Series) (executive producer - 2 episodes) (pre-production)
- Episode #1.2 (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.1 (2018) ... (executive producer)
 2018 The Alienist (TV Series) (executive producer - 10 episodes)
- Castle in the Sky (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Requiem (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Psychopathia Sexualis (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Many Sainted Men (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Ascension (2018) ... (executive producer)
 2017 Thumper (executive producer)
 2016 Little Boxes (executive producer)
 2015 Beasts of No Nation (producer - as Cary Fukunaga)
 2014-2015 True Detective (TV Series) (executive producer - 16 episodes)
- Omega Station (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Black Maps and Motel Rooms (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Church in Ruins (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Other Lives (2015) ... (executive producer)
- Down Will Come (2015) ... (executive producer)
 2011 On the Ice (executive producer - as Cary Fukunaga)
 2004 Victoria para chino (Short) (executive producer - as Cary Fukunaga)
 2003 Kofi (Short) (executive producer - as Cary Fukunaga)
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Alternate Names:

Cary Jôji Fukunaga | Cary Fukunaga

Height:

6' 1½" (1.87 m)
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Personal Quote:

Victoria Para Chino,' my 2nd-year film at NYU, gave birth to 'Sin Nombre. See more »

Trivia:

Originally attached to direct It (2017) with Will Poulter set to star as Pennywise. Once Cary Fukunaga left the project Will Poulter remained on board with Andy Muschietti signed on to direct. Poulter left the project and was replaced by Bill Skarsgård. See more »

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Nickname:

Cary Fukunaga

Star Sign:

Cancer

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