Christopher Beau Landon was born on February 27, 1975. He is an American film director. His profession is not only limited to the art of direction, but also covers producing films and screenplay writing. He is the son of the late actor Michael Landon. His parents divorced when he was four years old, and thereafter he lived with his father. Landon followed his father’s footsteps in filmmaking by studying screenwriting at Loyola Marymount University, but he dropped out of the course and got an offer for a writing job from film director Larry Clark. Soon, he proceeded to co-write the script of 'Another Day in Paradise'. He was called a faggot by his peers during his time at Beverly Hills High School.

He made his debut in the field of direction with the thriller 'Burning Palms'. In 1999, he publicly accepted of him being a gay and was well aware that his sexuality would harm his potential in the industry. Most of his films dealt with gay themes and issues. Importantly '$30', one of the five components in 'Boys life 3', a collection of short stories dealing with the various problems faced by gays, and a script about the relationship between a straight man and a gay man. He has donned the role of screenplay writer for films such as 'Blood and Chocolate', 'The Flock', 'Disturbia'. Among these, Disturbia was acclaimed all over the world. It was initially brought to Montecito Pictures and then to DreamWorks Pictures. It was the No.1 box-office hit at the time of its release. He also worked on 'The Lesson'. His first TV project was 'Dirty Sexy Money'. He also worked on the screenplay of the film adaptation of the novel 'Wake'. He gained fame by directing the movies ' Paranormal Activity 2 Click to look into! >> Read More... Paranormal Activity 2 ', ' Paranormal Activity 3 Click to look into! >> Read More... Paranormal Activity 3 ', ' Paranormal Activity 4 Click to look into! >> Read More... Paranormal Activity 4 '. He also made 'Scouts Guides to the Zombie Apocalypse'.

Christophe Gans English Actor

Christophe Gans

Christophe Gans is a French director, a screenwriter, and a producer born on March 11, 1960, in Antibes, France. His sense of creativity can be seen in his movies, which are mostly horror or fantasy films. He created his first short film, Silver Slime in 1981 when he was studying in Idhec, the French film school. It was meant to be the homage to Maria Bava. He spent almost ten years as a cinema critic absorbing and understanding the nook and corner of the film industry during those times. In 1982, he started the magazine Starflix. In 1993, he co-directed his first movie Necronomicon. It was the first part of the 3 part sequel. In 1995, he took another avatar in his profession by crediting himself with fight choreography apart from the direction and writing for the film 'Crying Freeman'. He then created a video collection called HK, exclusively made as a tribute to Hong Kong movies. He then brainstormed to work on the adaptation of Jules Verne’s 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, but he was unable to complete it, and so the project was dropped. In 1999, he was approached for an entirely different movie the Beast of Gevaudan, about an unknown animal that hunted down many people in France at the end of the eighteenth century. In 2001, he completed the movie and released it in January 2001 titled 'Brotherhood of the Wolf'. The whole budget for the motion picture was about $29 million. As the film became a box-office success, it collected over $70 million worldwide in theatres. The hit movie was the second highest earning French film in the U.S. After this triumph, Gans became one of the members of the Jury of the 9th Fantastic Film Festival of Gerardmer. In 2004, he turned producer for the movie 'Saint Ange'. He directed the movie 'Labor of Love' and then went on to create a film that was supposedly to be a video game adaptation by the name 'Silent Hill', in 2006. He faced so many struggles in the making of this movie as he was not given the rights to produce the film. As the picture became a huge hit, he was initially hired to do the sequel for it, and he was excited to work again on this project. Unfortunately, Gans was not able to make it as he was busy with another film adaptation Onimusha, but the project got out of hands. In 2014, he directed the 'Beauty and the Beast'.


Christopher Nolan

Christopher Nolanwears mutliple hats. He is one of the most critically acclaimed and highest grossing director of Hollywood. He was born in Westminster, London in the year 1970. His father, Brendon Nolan was an advertising executive and his mother, Christina Nolan was a flight attendant. He had passion for film making since childhood. Christopher was a big fan of “Star Wars”, so he created his own film, “Space Wars” shooting his action figures with the help of his father’s Super 8 Camera when he was 7 years old. Since, Christopher Nolan’s father was a British and mother was an American, he travelled a lot from London to Chicago and he has a dual citizenship of England and America. He did his schooling from Hailey bury and Imperial Service College, and an independent school in Hertford Heath, Hertfordshire. He completed his graduation from University College London. He preferred this college due to its film making facilities which comprised  editing suite and 16 mm film cameras. He shot two short films in the college, Tarantella and Larceny with the university’s equipment. Both the movies were funded by Christopher. However, Larceny was shown at Cambridge Film Festival and considered to be one of the best short films shown by UCL. In the college, he met Emma Thomson whom he later on married. Emma Thomson produced the movies of Nolan and now both run the production company, Syncopy Inc. in Los Angeles. In 1998, Nolan directed a movie, “Following”, funded by him and his friends with a total budget of £6,000. The movie grossed a sum of £48.4 thousand at the box office. However, the movie was critically acclaimed and won several awards at many film festivals. The next movie directed by Nolan was “Momento”, for which the budget provided was $ 9 million. The movie was a commercial success at the box office which garnered $ 39.7 million. His next movie was a psychological thriller which also proved to be the best movie of 2000s was “Insomnia”. In 2003, Christopher Nolan wrote script for a Batman movie which Warner Bros. agreed to finance. It starred Christian Bale, Michael Cane, Gary Oldman and the movie was based on a dark theme. The movie was a commercial hit at the box office which became ninth highest grossing film worldwide. Before directing another Batman movie, he directed movie, “The Prestige”, which was written by his younger brother. Then he continued with another Batman movie, Dark Knight which was a super hit movie. The next movie, “Inception” received many awards and appreciation. After that he did another Batman movie, “The Dark Knight Rises” which is counted among highest -grossing movies of all times. His films have been appreciated a lot and he is credited to change the cinema and redefine it with his movies.

Christopher Nolan English Actor