London, England, UK
|Occupation||film director, screenwriter|
Joby Harold is an English film director and screenwriter currently living in Los Angeles. He wrote and directed Awake for the Weinstein Company starring Hayden Christensen, Jessica Alba, Terrence Howard and Lena Olin. The film was produced for under $8.6M and grossed $32M worldwide in theatrical and $23.45M on DVD.
Harold adapted Zack Snyder's original treatment Army of the Dead for Universal Studios and Warner Brothers, Frank Miller's Ronin for Warner Brothers, and Simon Bloom, the Gravity Keeper for Universal Studios. He is writing and producing a script based on an original idea of his own that Andrew Adamson is attached to direct called Fountain City, executive producing Mommy and Me (based on a story by Harold) for Sony with Meryl Streep and Tina Fey attached to star  and writing and executive producing Edge of Tomorrow (film) with Doug Liman directing and Tom Cruise starring at Warner Brothers.