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Damien Chazelle


Damien Sayre Chazelle is an American director and screenwriter. He was born in Providence, Rhode Island. His mother, Celia Sayre (Martin) Chazelle, is an American-Canadian writer and professor of history at The College of New Jersey. His father, Bernard Chazelle, is a French-American Eugene Higgins Professor of computer science at Princeton ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 60 wins & 112 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Whiplash
Whiplash Writer
(2013)
Whiplash
Whiplash Writer
(2014)
La La Land
La La Land Writer
(2016)
10 Cloverfield Lane
(2016)

Filmography

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 2016/I La La Land (written by)
 2016 10 Cloverfield Lane (screenplay by)
 2014 Whiplash (written by)
 2013 Grand Piano (written by)
 2013 The Last Exorcism Part II (screenplay) / (story)
 2013 Whiplash (Short)
 2009 Guy and Madeline on a Park Bench (written by)
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Height:

5' 9½" (1.77 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I feel like a lot of directing is casting. See more »

Trivia:

He is the youngest person to ever win the Academy Award for Best Director at the age of thirty-two. The previous record holder, Norman Taurog, had held the title for eighty-six years. See more »

Trademark:

His films often revolve heavily around Jazz Music See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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