Robert Clark Gregg was born on 2 April 1962. He is an actor and has also directed and written for a few films. Since childhood, his family has shifted homes from city to city, but he originally belongs to Boston, Massachusetts. He completed schooling at Chapel Hill (Northern California) and later, dropped out of Ohio Wesleyan University to work low-profile jobs in Manhattan like an assistant bartender, etc. He gave wings to his aspirations to become an actor at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts from where he passed out in 1986. Gregg started his career by founding the Atlantic Theater Company in 1983. He was also associated with the same as its artistic director. His first on-screen appearance was in 1988 in David Mamet’s comedy film titled Things Change. Since then he has worked some popular films and television shows. Among films, he is known for two Marvel superhero films starring Robert Downey- The Avengers and Iron Man. His best work on television has been in the sci-fi action television series titled Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. In 2000, he wrote the first screenplay for Robert Zemeckis’ psychological thriller-horror film called What Lies Beneath. In 2008, he not only wrote the screenplay but also directed his first movie- Choke.

The film is a black comedy, starring Sam Rockwell and based on Chuck Palahniuk’s novel. In 2013, Gregg’s film Trust Me was screened at the Tribeca Film Festival. He wrote, directed and was the lead star of the film. Gregg has achieved some recognition for his work, if not many. He got his first nomination in 2000 in the category of Best Supporting Actor at the Film Independent Spirit Awards for his work in The Adventures of Sebastian Cole. The 2000 comedy-drama film by David Mamet, titled State and Main won him three awards in the category of best ensemble-National Board of Review Award, Online Film Critics Society Award and Florida Film Critics Circle Award. His production Choke won him the Special Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival. The last award won by him was in 2013, the Saturn Award for his most popular part played in The Avengers. Gregg tied the knot with Jennifer Grey in 2001 and by god’s grace, is a father of a beautiful baby girl named Stella. Interestingly, he has also been a voice artist for video games, one of them being Lego Marvel's Avengers.

Stephen Frears English Actor

Stephen Frears

Stephen Arthur Frears took birth in Leicester, England. He was born on June 20th, 1941. He is a British film director and has been directing from the 1980s. His notable work consists of My Beautiful Laundrette and The Queen. Early Life Stephen started school at Gresham’s School in 1954. He dropped from Gresham in 1959 and joined the Trinity College, Cambridge in 1960 to study law. He graduated from Trinity College in the year 1963. His father was an accountant and mother a social worker. Stephen was brought up in the English culture, but his mother was Jewish. After graduating, Stephen worked as an assistant director initially, but with time, he became one of the biggest directors in the industry. Career Stephen began his journey as a director by assisting for films like Morgan! and If…. As a beginner, Stephen mostly worked for television. He directed many television shows which were mainly for the BBC. Alongside this, he has also directed many commercial sectors. He has contributed to much high profile series on the BCC channel. He became international with his feature films. Stephen made his debut in 1971 when he directed the detective spoof Gumshoe. He became popularly known worldwide for My Beautiful Laundrette. It was not expected to do much but was widely noticed. He next directed Prick Up Your Ears. His next hit was the Dangerous Liaisons which released in 1988. Stephen stepped up something new every time he took the stage. Another one of his notable work was in 2000 when he directed High Fidelity. In 2006, the audiences were brought to their feet by the release of The Queen. Stephen has directed many films for which he has also been rewarded. Best Foreign Film at Cesar Awards for Dangerous Liaisons. Best Director for The Hi-Lo Country. His films have also been part of nominations at various award shows. Best European Film for The Queen. He was presented for his career on television. Also, he won the BAFTA TV Awards twice in 1982 and 2003 respectively. Stephen soon became a veteran in the industry. He endorsed for the parliamentary vacancy in the 2015 elections. Stephen has four children from two of his relationships. He currently lives with Anne Rothenstein after failing in his first with Mary-Kay Wilmers. Stephen is still active in the industry as he promises to continue doing good films. Upcoming Projects In 2015, Stephen directed The Program, which did not make a lot of headlines, but he has another release this year, Florence Foster Jenkins, which stars Meryl Streep and Hugh Grant. It is set to release this May.

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Cody Cameron

Cody Cameron is an American Director and Voice-over artist who has had fair amount of success in the Hollywood industry. He is popularly known for directing the animated movie sequel named “Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2”. He has worked in a variety of movies, especially, animated movies. Cody Cameron has a vast experience in the field of story-boarding. The 46 year old, California guy started his career at the reputed DreamWorks Animation Company and worked his way up the ladder with sheer dedication and hard-work. He wrote dialogues for many popular animated movies. He did story-boarding for movies like in the Shriek franchise, Madagascar franchise and Shark Tale. He left DreamWorks Animation on 2004 and immediately joined Sony Pictures Animation. He went on to do the story-boarding for hit animated movie Surf’s up. His talent and knowledge in the film industry could not be neglected by others. He wanted to do more than story-boarding and did a short film, thereafter. Chubb Chubbs – Save Xmas was a short film. Cody Cameron wrote the story and directed the movie. It was a sequel to the award winning short animation film named Chubb Chubbs. Sony Pictures Animation produced the computer –animated short. The movie was released in late 2007. Cody Cameron has done voice-over for many different and popular characters like Mrs Potts in Open Season. His voice-over characters have mostly a German based accent. Although his native language is American English, he pulls off the linguistic accent skills required to voice-over the characters. He directed the comedy-drama animated film Open Season 3. The Sony Pictures Animation produced sequel to Open Season 2 was not well received by movie goers. Cody’ss rise to fame came in 2013, with the release of Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 which was a sequel to the movie of the same name. The movie was co-directed by Cody Cameron and Kris Pearn. The Science fiction comedy film was a worldwide hit and earned huge profits. Made with a budget of $78 million, the movie earned over $274 million globally. Sony Pictures Animation put its money on the movie and produced it whereas Columbia Picture distributed the movie. It received decent critical reviews and many nominations in various awards and categories. Cody Cameron left his dream run with Sony Pictures Animation recently and rejoined the company where he started his career. He is now again working for DreamWorks Animation and is currently working on his next directorial venture. He is co-directing the next Shriek movie and is looking forward to grow the popularity of the franchise more with his work.

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Cody Cameron English Actor