Rupert Wyatt is an English screenwriter and movie director. His debut movie was The Escapist, which was premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in 2008. His second movie was Rise of the Planet of the Apes film in the year 2011. He was born and brought near Winchester in Hampshire, Wyatt was instructed at the Dragon School, in Oxford, and the Winchester College, Winchester. He is the establishing member of the film group Picture Farm that along with its productive Commercial output has produced various Documentaries and Feature Films consisting of the multi-award gaining Dark Days in 2001, and Fishing Without Nets in the year 2014 both public award champions of the Sundance Film Festival.
His directorial presentation was The Escapist in 2008. The movie featured Brian Cox,
Damian Lewis, and
Joseph Fiennes, which was shown at the Sundance film festival and was selected for eight International Awards. An Irish-UK co-making, the movie was produced by Adrian Sturges of Picture Farm and Alan Moloney of Parallel Films. As a screenwriter, he has served in France for some known producers like Jean-Pierre Ramsay, and Claudie Ossard the United States and the United Kingdom where has penned screenplays for Warner Bros, 20th Century Fox, Paramount Pictures, Sony Pictures Entertainment and Universal Studios. His second movie as a director was Rise of the Planet of the Apes in the year 2011.
The film starred star
Andy Serkis. Since its release, the movie has seen tremendous success worldwide, both critically and commercially, generating one sequel and a next soon to be delivered. The film was chosen for the Academy Award in the class of Best Visual Effects. It was also called for five Saturn Awards covering Best Writing for Jaffa, Best Director for Wyatt and Silver, winning Best Supporting Actor for Serkis, Best Science Fiction Film, and Best Special Effects.
His acting as Caesar was universally acclaimed, earning him many proposals from many organizations which do not usually identify performance capture as usual acting. A sequence to Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, was issued in 2014, and a third movie to follow, named War for the Planet of the Apes, is designed for a release in 2017. In 2013 he directed the Pilot chapter of AMC's Turn which is prompt to commence production on its 4th Season. 2014 saw the announcement of Paramount Pictures'
The Gambler, his 3rd flick as director, and featuring
Brie Larson, and
Jessica Lange. As of 2016, he breathes within Hudson and Los Angeles,
New York with his spouse Erica Beeney a filmmaker along with their three kids.