SCREENWRITERS

by Jake279 | created - 22 Feb 2018 | updated - 08 May 2018 | Public

1. Chris McKenna

Writer | Spider-Man: Homecoming

Chris McKenna is known for his work on Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017), Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018) and Community (2009). He is married to Sally Bradford. They have two children.

Spider-man: Homecoming, Ant-man and the Wasp, Spider-man: Homecoming Sequel, The Lego Batman movie, Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

2. Erik Sommers

Writer | Spider-Man: Homecoming

Erik Sommers is a producer and writer, known for Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017), Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018) and Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017).

Spider-man: Homecoming, Ant-man and the Wasp, Spider-man: Homecoming Sequel, The Lego Batman movie, Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

3. Nicole Perlman

Writer | Guardians of the Galaxy

Nicole Perlman received her Film and Dramatic Writing degree from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts in 2003. Since then she has gone on to win the Tribeca Film Festival's Sloan Grant for Science in Film for her screenplay "Challenger," which also placed on the 2006 Black List. The same year she was ...

Guardians of the Galaxy, Captain Marvel, Black Widow, Labyrinth, Detective Pikachu, Visionaries: Knights of the Magical Light, ROM, M.A.S.K, First Man, Sherlock Holmes 3,

4. Jonathan Goldstein

Writer | Spider-Man: Homecoming

Jonathan Goldstein was born in 1969 in New York City, New York, USA. He is a producer and writer, known for Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017), Horrible Bosses (2011) and Game Night (2018). He has been married to Adena Halpern since August 26, 2007.

Spider-man: Homecoming, Horrible Bosses, ROM, Visionaries: Knights of the Magical Light, M.A.S.K

5. John Francis Daley

Actor | Bones

John Francis Daley began acting in the national and international tour of The Who's Tommy, playing young Tommy - and coming to national prominence in the critically acclaimed, cult classic series, Freaks and Geeks (1999). Formerly a regular on the Fox hit, Bones (2005), John can also be seen in the...

Spider-man: Homecoming, Horrible Bosses, ROM, Visionaries: Knights of the Magical Light, M.A.S.K

6. Meg LeFauve

Writer | Inside Out

Meg LeFauve is a writer and producer, known for Inside Out (2015), Captain Marvel (2019) and The Good Dinosaur (2015).

Captain Marvel, Inside Out, Gigantic, The Good Dinosaur

Captain Marvel, Tomb Raider, Dungeons and Dragons, Silver and Black, ROM, M.A.S.K, Sherlock Holmes 3, Visionaries: Knights of the Magical Light

Silver and Black, Chaos Walking, Barbie, Dungeons and Dragons, Godzilla Vs Kong, ROM, Short Circuit, Sierra Burgess is a Loser, The Kingkiller Chronicle, M.A.S.K, Visionaries: Knights of the Magical Light

9. Christopher Markus

Writer | Avengers: Infinity War

Christopher Markus is a writer and producer, known for Avengers: Infinity War (2018), Captain America: The First Avenger (2011) and Captain America: Civil War (2016). He has been married to Claire Saunders since October 22, 2011.

Avengers: Infinity War, Avengers 4, Captain America: The First Avenger, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Captain America: Civil War, Thor: The Dark World, Narnia: The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe, Narnia: Prince Caspian

Avengers: Infinity War, Avengers 4, Captain America: The First Avenger, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Captain America: Civil War, Thor: The Dark World, Narnia: The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe, Narnia: Prince Caspian

11. Christopher L. Yost

Writer | Thor: Ragnarok

He provided scripts for two different Ninja Turtles shows: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2003) and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2012).

Thor: Ragnarok, Silver and Black

12. Michael Arndt

Writer | Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens

Michael Arndt was born on November 11, 1965 in Harris County, Texas, USA as Michael deBruyn Arndt. He is a writer, known for Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015), Little Miss Sunshine (2006) and The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (2013).

Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Toy Story 3, Hunger Games: Catching Fire

13. Zak Penn

Writer | Ready Player One

Zak Penn's career began as a screenwriter when he sold his first script, Last Action Hero, at the age of twenty-three. Since then, Penn has become known for his work on numerous films based on Marvel comics, including X-Men 2 and X-Men: The Last Stand, The Incredible Hulk, and The Avengers. He has ...

The Avengers, Ready Player One, X-Men 2, X-Men: The Last Stand, The Last Action Hero, The Incredible Hulk

14. Brad Bird

Writer | The Incredibles

Phillip Bradley "Brad" Bird is an American director, screenwriter, animator, producer and occasional voice actor, known for both animated and live-action films. Bird was born in Kalispell, Montana, the youngest of four children of Marjorie A. (née Cross) and Philip Cullen Bird. His father worked in...

The Iron Giant, The Incredibles, Ratatouille, Tomorrowland, Incredibles 2

15. Phil Lord

Producer | Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Phil Lord was born on July 12, 1975 in Miami, Florida, USA as Philip A. Lord. He is a producer and writer, known for Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018), The Lego Movie (2014) and Clone High (2002).

The Lego Movie, Spider-man: Into the Spider-verse, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, The Lego Movie Sequel

16. Christopher Miller

Writer | The Lego Movie

Christopher Miller was born on September 23, 1975 in Everett, Washington, USA as Christopher Robert Miller. He is a producer and writer, known for The Lego Movie (2014), Clone High (2002) and Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018). He is married to Robyn Murgio. They have one child.

The Lego Movie, Spider-man: Into the Spider-verse, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, The Lego Movie Sequel

17. Vanessa Taylor

Writer | The Shape of Water

Vanessa Taylor is a producer and writer, known for The Shape of Water (2017), Game of Thrones (2011) and Alias (2001).

Aladdin, The Shape of Water, Divergent

18. Rick Jaffa

Writer | Rise of the Planet of the Apes

Rick Jaffa was born on May 8, 1956 in Dallas County, Texas, USA as Richard David Jaffa. He is a writer and producer, known for Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011), Jurassic World (2015) and Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014). He has been married to Amanda Silver since June 29, 1989. They have ...

Mulan, Jurassic World, Avatar 3, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, Rise of the Planet of the Apes, War of the Planet of the Apes

19. Amanda Silver

Writer | Rise of the Planet of the Apes

Amanda Silver was born on May 24, 1963 in the USA. She is a writer and producer, known for Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011), Jurassic World (2015) and Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014). She has been married to Rick Jaffa since July 29, 1989. They have two children.

Mulan, Jurassic World, Avatar 3, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, Rise of the Planet of the Apes, War of the Planet of the Apes

20. Rhett Reese

Writer | Deadpool

Rhett Reese is a writer and producer, known for Deadpool (2016), Zombieland (2009) and G.I. Joe: Retaliation (2013). He has been married to Chelsey Crisp since 2016.

Deadpool, Deadpool 2, Zombieland

21. Paul Wernick

Producer | Deadpool

Paul Wernick is a producer and writer, known for Deadpool (2016), Zombieland (2009) and G.I. Joe: Retaliation (2013).

Deadpool, Deadpool 2, Cowboy Ninja Viking, Zombieland

22. Kelly Marcel

Writer | Fifty Shades of Grey

Kelly is primarily a writer for film and television but started her career in musical theater with the UK version of "Debbie Does Dallas, the Musical".

She is a co-artistic director of "The Bad Dog Theater Company"; founded in 2010 alongside the actor Tom Hardy and fellow writer Brett C. Leonard.

She...

Venom, Cruella, Saving Mr Banks

23. Scott Rosenberg

Producer | Beautiful Girls

Scott Rosenberg was born on April 24, 1963 in Needham, Massachusetts, USA. He is a producer and writer, known for Beautiful Girls (1996), Con Air (1997) and Gone in 60 Seconds (2000).

Venom, Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, Jumanji 2

24. Joe Robert Cole

Writer | Black Panther

Joe Robert Cole is a writer and producer, known for Black Panther (2018), American Crime Story (2016) and Revoc.

Black Panther, ROM, Visionaries: Knights of the Magical Light

25. Jon Spaihts

Writer | Prometheus

Jon Spaihts was born in New York City, New York, USA. He is a writer and producer, known for Prometheus (2012), Passengers (2016) and Doctor Strange (2016). He has been married to Johanna Watts since October 1, 2011. They have one child.

Doctor Strange, Prometheus, The Darkest Hour, Passengers, The Mummy, Van Helsing, Justice League Dark

26. Andrew Stanton

Writer | WALL·E

Oscar-winning filmmaker Andrew Stanton was raised in Rockport, Massachusetts. He was educated at The California Institute of the Arts (or "CalArts") in Los Angeles, where he studied character animation. After graduation, Stanton began working as a writer on the TV series Mighty Mouse: The New ...

Toy Story, A Bug's Life, Toy Story 2, Monsters Inc, Finding Nemo, WALL-E, Toy Story 3, John Carter, Finding Dory, Toy Story 4

27. Allan Heinberg

Writer | Wonder Woman

Allan Heinberg was born on June 29, 1967 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA. He is a producer and writer, known for Wonder Woman (2017), Grey's Anatomy (2005) and Sex and the City (1998).

Wonder Woman, Multiple Man

28. Joby Harold

Writer | The Flash

Joby Harold is a producer and writer, known for The Flash, Edge of Tomorrow (2014) and Underground (2016).

Flashpoint, Robin Hood, King Arthur: Legend of the Sword

29. Jennifer Lee

Writer | Frozen

Jennifer Lee was born on October 22, 1971 in Barrington. Rhode Island, USA as Jennifer Michelle Rebecchi. She is a writer and producer, known for Frozen (2013), Wreck-It Ralph (2012) and Zootopia (2016).

Wreck it Ralph, Frozen, A Wrinkle in Time, Frozen 2

30. Derek Connolly

Writer | Safety Not Guaranteed

Derek Connolly is a writer and producer, known for Safety Not Guaranteed (2012), Jurassic World (2015) and Pokémon Detective Pikachu (2019).

Star Wars: Episode 9, Jurassic World, Kong: Skull Island, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, Metal Gear Solid

31. Jane Goldman

Producer | Kick-Ass

Jane Goldman was born on June 11, 1970 in England. She is a producer and writer, known for Kick-Ass (2010), Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014) and Stardust (2007). She has been married to Jonathan Ross since August 1988. They have three children.

The Little Mermaid, X-Men: First Class, Stardust, Kick-Ass, X-Men: Days of Future Past, Kingsman: Secret Service, Miss peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, Kingsman, The Golden Circle

The Nutcracker and the Four Realms, The Paper Magician

33. Justin Marks

Writer | The Jungle Book

Justin Marks is a writer and producer, known for The Jungle Book (2016), Counterpart (2017) and Come Sundown.

The Jungle Book, The Jungle Book 2, Top Gun: Maverick

34. Jim Reardon

Writer | WALL·E

Jim Reardon is known for his work on WALL·E (2008), The Simpsons (1989) and Zootopia (2016).

Wall-E, Wreck It Ralph, Zootopia, Ralph Breaks the Internet

35. Pete Docter

Writer | Up

Pete Docter was born on October 9, 1968 in Bloomington, Minnesota, USA as Peter Hans Docter. He is a writer, known for Up (2009), Inside Out (2015) and Monsters, Inc. (2001). He has been married to Amanda Jean Schmidt since December 27, 1992. They have two children.

Toy Story, Toy Story 2, Monsters inc, WALL-E, Up, Inside Out, Toy Story 4

36. Jared Bush

Writer | Zootopia

Jared Bush was born on June 12, 1974 in Gaithersburg, Maryland, USA as Jared Earl Bush. He is known for his work on Zootopia (2016), Moana (2016) and What Lies Beneath (2000). He is married to Pamela McDonald. They have three children.

Zootopia, Moana

37. Pamela Ribon

Writer | Moana

Pamela Ribon was born on April 4, 1975 in the USA. She is a writer and producer, known for Moana (2016), Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018) and Samantha Who? (2007). She is married to Jason W. Upton. They have one child. She was previously married to Stephen Falk.

Moana, Ralph Breaks the Internet

38. Ron Clements

Writer | Hercules

Ron Clements was born on April 25, 1953 in Sioux City, Iowa, USA as Ronald Francis Clements. He is a writer and director, known for Hercules (1997), Aladdin (1992) and The Princess and the Frog (2009). He has been married to Tamara Lee Glumace since February 25, 1989.

The Great Mouse Detective, The Black Cauldron, The Little Mermaid, Aladdin, Hercules, Treasure Planet, The Princess and the Frog, Moana

39. John Musker

Writer | Hercules

John Musker was born on November 8, 1953 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as John Edward Musker. He is a writer and director, known for Hercules (1997), Aladdin (1992) and Moana (2016). He has been married to Gale Warren since September 22, 1979. They have three children.

The Great Mouse Detective, The Black Cauldron, The Little Mermaid, Aladdin, Hercules, Treasure Planet, The Princess and the Frog, Moana

40. Chris Williams

Animation_department | Frozen

Chris Williams was born on April 23, 1968 in Missouri, USA as Christopher John Williams. He is known for his work on Frozen (2013), Big Hero 6 (2014) and Moana (2016). He has been married to Astrid Sealey since July 10, 2004. They have two children.

Mulan, The Emperor's New Groove, Bolt, Moana

41. Don Hall

Director | Big Hero 6

Don Hall was born on March 8, 1969 in Glenwood, Iowa, USA as Donald Lee Hall. He is known for his work on Big Hero 6 (2014), Meet the Robinsons (2007) and The Princess and the Frog (2009).

Tarzan, The Emperor's New Groove, Meet the Robinsons, Winnie the Pooh, Moana

42. Victoria Strouse

Writer | Finding Dory

Victoria Strouse is known for her work on Finding Dory (2016), New Best Friend (2002) and October Road (2007).

Finding Dory, Tinker Bell

43. Michael Green

Writer | Logan

Michael Green was born in Mamaroneck, New York, USA. He is a producer and writer, known for Logan (2017), Blade Runner 2049 (2017) and Heroes (2006).

Logan, Blade Runner 2049, Alien: Covenant, Murder on the Orient Express

44. Seth Grahame-Smith

Writer | The Lego Batman Movie

Seth Grahame-Smith was born on January 4, 1976 in Rockville Centre, New York, USA as Seth Jared Greenberg. He is a writer and producer, known for The Lego Batman Movie (2017), It (2017) and Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (2016). He has been married to Erin Stickle since 2004.

The Lego Batman Movie, Beetlejuice 2, Dark Shadows

45. Jez Butterworth

Writer | Edge of Tomorrow

His feature film directorial debut Mojo (1997) starred Ian Hart, Ewen Bremner, Aidan Gillen and Harold Pinter and was officially selected for the 1998 Venice Film Festival. The film was based on his multi award winning stage play of the same name which opened at the Royal Court Theatre in 1995 and ...

Cruella, Maleficent 2, Edge of Tomorrow, Spectre, Black Mass, Get On Up

46. David Koepp

Writer | Jurassic Park

David Koepp was born on June 9, 1963 in Pewaukee, Wisconsin, USA. He is known for his work on Jurassic Park (1993), Stir of Echoes (1999) and Spider-Man (2002).

Jurassic Park, Mission Impossible, Spider-man, War of the Worlds, Indiana Jones and the Crystal Skull, Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol, The Mummy, Bride of Frankenstein

47. Alex Kurtzman

Producer | Sleepy Hollow

Alex Kurtzman was born on September 7, 1973 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Alexander Hilary Kurtzman. He is a producer and writer, known for Sleepy Hollow (2013), The Mummy (2017) and Star Trek (2009). He is married to Samantha Counter.

Star Trek, Transformers, Cowboys and Aliens, Mission Impossible 3, Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen, The Island, Star Trek: Into Darkness, The Amazing Spider-man 2, The Mummy, Bride of Frankenstein

48. Chris Morgan

Writer | Furious Seven

Chris Morgan is a writer and producer, known for Furious 7 (2015), Fast & Furious 6 (2013) and The Fate of the Furious (2017).

Fast and Furious 3-9, Gears of War, Bride of Frankenstein, The Legend of Conan

49. Colin Trevorrow

Writer | Jurassic World

Born in San Francisco and raised in Oakland, Colin Trevorrow started making short films when he was 12 years old. He studied film and dramatic writing at New York University. After graduation, he wrote and directed "Home Base" a digital short that became one of the early viral successes on the ...

Jurassic World, Star Wars: Episode IX, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, Jurassic World 3

50. Robert Rodriguez

Producer | El mariachi

Robert Anthony Rodriguez was born and raised in San Antonio, Texas, USA, to Rebecca (Villegas), a nurse, and Cecilio G. Rodríguez, a salesman. His family is of Mexican descent.

Of all the people to be amazed by the images of John Carpenter's 1981 sci-fi parable, Escape from New York (1981), none ...

Alita: Battle Angel, Johnny Quest

51. Drew Goddard

Producer | The Martian

Drew Goddard was raised in Los Alamos, New Mexico. He attended Los Alamos High School in Los Alamos, New Mexico and graduated in 1993. He then attended the University of Colorado, and worked as a production assistant in L.A. after graduation. A spec script Drew wrote based on Six Feet Under (2001) ...

The Cabin in the Woods, World War Z, The Martian, X-Force, Robopocalypse, Bad Times at the El Royale, Daredevil (TV show)

52. Jason Fuchs

Writer | Wonder Woman

Actor, writer. New York City native Jason Fuchs has been acting since the age of 7 when he appeared at Lincoln Center in the play "Abe Lincoln in Illinois" with Sam Waterston. In 1996, Jason made his feature film debut as Marvin in "Flipper" opposite Elijah Wood and Paul Hogan. Back on stage, Jason...

Wonder Woman, Minecraft: The Movie, Pan, Ice Age: Continental Drift

53. Mark Bomback

Producer | War for the Planet of the Apes

Mark Bomback was born on August 29, 1971 in New Rochelle, New York, USA. He is a producer and writer, known for War for the Planet of the Apes (2017), Total Recall (2012) and Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014).

The Batman, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, War for the Planet of the Apes, The Wolverine, Die Hard 4, The Umbrella Academy (TV Show), Insurgent, Total Recall, Race to Witch Mountain

54. Terry Rossio

Writer | Aladdin

Terry Rossio was born on July 2, 1960 in Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA. He is a writer, known for Aladdin (1992), Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003) and Shrek (2001).

Aladdin, Johnny Quest, Pirates of the Caribbean 6, Godzilla Vs Kong, The Lone Ranger, Shrek



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