Rian Johnson

Rian Johnson

Rian Craig Johnson (born December 17, 1973) is an American filmmaker. He made his directorial debut with the neo-noir mystery film Brick (2005), which received positive reviews and grossed nearly $4 million on a $450,000 budget. Transitioning to higher-profile films, Johnson achieved mainstream recognition for writing and directing the science-fiction thriller Looper (2012) to critical and commercial success. Johnson landed his largest project when he wrote and directed the space opera Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017), which grossed over $1 billion. He returned to the mystery genre with Knives Out (2019), which earned him an Academy Award nomination for Best Original Screenplay, and its sequel, Glass Onion (2022). Outside of film, Johnson directed three episodes of the television drama series Breaking Bad (2008–2013). He received the Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding Directing – Drama Series in 2013 for his work on the season 5 episode "Fifty-One".
    Known for
    Directing
    Place of birth
    Silver Spring, Maryland, USA
    Birthday
    12/17/1973
The Force of Sound
The Force of Sound
8.7
The Director and the Jedi
The Director and the Jedi
7.3
Balance of the Force
Balance of the Force
7
The Last Jedi: Meet the Porgs
0
Building Brick
Building Brick
3
The Space Western of the Southwest
The Space Western of the Southwest
0
Temple of Film: 100 Years of the Egyptian Theatre
Temple of Film: 100 Years of the Egyptian Theatre
6.3
Out of Print
Out of Print
5.7
No Half Measures: Creating the Final Season of Breaking Bad
No Half Measures: Creating the Final Season of Breaking Bad
8.4
Scream
Scream
6.7
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
7.5
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