Damien Chazelle


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Damien Sayre Chazelle is an American director and screenwriter. He was born in Providence, Rhode Island. His mother, Celia Sayre (Martin) Chazelle, is an American-Canadian writer and professor of history at The College of New Jersey. His father, Bernard Chazelle, is a French-American Eugene Higgins Professor of computer science at Princeton ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 77 wins & 134 nominations. See more awards »

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La La Land Writer
(2016)
Whiplash Writer
(2014)
First Man Producer
(2018)
(2016)

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 2022 Babylon (screenplay) (pre-production)
 2016 La La Land (written by)
 2016 10 Cloverfield Lane (screenplay by)
 2014 Whiplash (written by)
 2013 Grand Piano (written by)
 2013 The Last Exorcism Part II (screenplay) / (story)
 2013 Whiplash (Short)
 2009 Guy and Madeline on a Park Bench (written by)
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Other Works:

Directed a Squarespace ad for the 2021 Super Bowl, titled "5 to 9" See more »

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Height:

5' 9½" (1.77 m)
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Personal Quote:

I was a jazz drummer, and it was my life for a while: what I lived and breathed every day. See more »

Trivia:

His maternal grandfather, John Sayre Martin, Jr., a professor of English, is the son of John Sayre Martin, who worked for Paramount Pictures in London, and Eileen Earle, who was a stage actress. See more »

Trademark:

His films often revolve heavily around jazz music See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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