David Ayer is an America based director, producer and scriptwriter. He marks his birthdate as 18 January 1968. The 48-year old talented celebrity was born in Illinois and was raised in two different places, Minnesota, and Maryland. It is alleged that the celebrity was made to leave the house in his teenage by his parents in Maryland. After this incidence in life, he lived with his cousin in Los Angeles. He says that the experiences that happened to him in this time inspired him to do many movies. Later he joined United States Navy as the submariner. He is a strict follower of Christianity. David is known to be a keen and observant director who uses real life incidences and experiences of him in his screen play. As his experience in United States Navy inspired him to ‘Squids’ and ‘U-571’. He was seen writing for famous series of movies such as The Fast and the Furious (2001) and Dark Blue (thriller crime). His research into police department inspired him to write and produce Training Day.

The success of these movies thrust him into signing the contract for writing the screenplay for S.W.A.T(2003) Directed by Clark Johnson. After script writing and production, he made it into direction with the movie Harsh Times which show cased the hardship of people to live a normal life. Later on, he directed a crime based thriller called ‘Street Kings.’ He marked his career with many movies after this like ‘ End of Watch’, directed and written by him starring Jake Gyllenhaal; ‘ Sabotage,’ a crime based thriller having Arnold Schwarzenegger in the lead. He has also written and directed Suicide Squad based on a comic book by DC Comics. This celebrity has also been into many controversies due to his film U-571, later he gave justification the movie was just an elaboration to give a strong story line and clarified things in front of the media.

Guillermo Del Toro

Guillermo Del Toro Gomez is a Mexican film director, producer, screenwriter and a novelist. He was born on 9th October 1964 in Mexico. From his teens, he developed an interest in filmmaking. He studied make-up and special effects for ten years and then formed his company, Necropia. He is also the co-founder of Guadalajara International Film Festival. He formed his production company in the name Tequila Gang. He made his feature film debut in 1993 with the film ‘Cronos’. In 1997, he worked in ‘Mimic’. In 2001, he directed the Devil’s Backbone, which is claimed to be one of his acclaimed works. He was at the helm of Blade II (2002) that grossed more than $150 million worldwide. Next, he worked on another comic book adaptation ‘Hellboy’ (2004) along with its sequel ‘Hellboy 2’ (2008). In 2006, he directed Pan’s Labyrinth and the movie became a top-grossing foreign film to get released in the U.S. It ended up being nominated for the Oscars for the best Foreign language film. It also received five other Oscar nods as well, winning it for art direction, makeup, and cinematography. In 2013, he came up with a mega budget movie Pacific Rim, a sci-fi monster movie. In addition to directing films, Del Toro produced several movies such as Kung Fu Panda 2, The Orphanage, ‘Mama’ and Julia’s Eyes. He was the chosen one to direct the Hobbit sequels, but he pulled out due to production problems. In 2015, he was back with his horror movie Crimson Peak. In 1986, Del Toro married Lorenza Newton, and they have two daughters- Mariana and Marisa. Future projects of Del Toro are ‘Frankenstein’ and ‘Drood’. Del Toro also has interest towards video games, and he expressed that he will be releasing video games soon.

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Guillermo Del Toro English Actor