Ryan Coogler


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Ryan Kyle Coogler is an African-American filmmaker and producer who is from Oakland, California. He is known for directing the Black Panther film series, Creed, a Rocky spin-off and Fruitvale Station. He frequently casts Michael B. Jordan in his works. He produced the Creed sequels, Judas and the Black Messiah and Space Jam: A New Legacy. He is ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 50 wins & 57 nominations. See more awards »

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Known For

Black Panther Director
(2018)
Creed Director
(2015)
(2013)

Filmography

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  Untitled Wakanda Project (TV Series) (producer) (announced)
  Scenes for Minors (TV Series) (executive producer) (announced)
  Wrong Answer (producer) (announced)
  Bitter Root (producer) (pre-production)
  Underrated (Documentary) (producer) (filming)
 2023 Ironheart (TV Series) (executive producer - 6 episodes) (filming)
- Episode #1.1 (2023) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.6 ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.5 ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.4 ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.3 ... (executive producer)
 2023 Creed III (producer) (post-production)
 2021 Space Jam: A New Legacy (producer - produced by, p.g.a.)
 2021 Judas and the Black Messiah (producer - p.g.a.)
 2021 Homeroom (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2018 Creed II (executive producer)
 2014 30 for 30 (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- The Day the Series Stopped (2014) ... (executive producer)
 2012 The Castle Tale (Short) (producer)
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4 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)

Spouse:

Zinzi Coogler

Parents:

Coogler, Jocelyn | Coogler, Ira
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Personal Quote:

[on 'Black Panther'] Obviously, the superhero is who puts you in the seat. That's who you want to come out on top. But I'll be damned if the villains aren't cool too. They have to be able to stand up to the hero and have you saying, "Man, I don't know if the hero's going to make it out of this." See more »

Trivia:

Is an avid comic book fan and his favorite hero is Black Panther and when he was offered to direct the movie based on the character he quickly accepted. See more »

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