Skip Woods

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John Skipper Woods
Born December 4, 1970 (age 44)
California, United States
Occupation Screenwriter, film director, producer

John Skipper "Skip" Woods (born December 4, 1970) is an American screenwriter, producer and film director.[1] He is best known for writing the screenplay for Swordfish and the film adaptation of the Hitman video game series. He lives in Houston, Texas.

Woods is also a partner in Wetwork Tactical, LLC – a weapons handling and tactics consulting firm – with former Army Special Forces member Jimmy Littlefield.


Year Title Credit
1998 Thursday Director, screenwriter, co-producer
2001 Swordfish Screenwriter, co-producer
2007 Hitman Screenwriter
2009 X-Men Origins: Wolverine Screenwriter
2010 The A-Team Screenwriter
2013 A Good Day to Die Hard[2][3] Screenwriter
2014 Sabotage Screenwriter
2015 Hitman: Agent 47[4][5] Screenwriter, producer


  1. ^ "The New York Times". The New York Times. 
  2. ^ "'Die Hard 5' Script in Negotiations". MTV. May 5, 2010. Retrieved May 5, 2010. 
  3. ^ "Fresh New Titles for Fox's Die Hard 5 & Fantastic Four Reboot". June 9, 2010. Retrieved June 20, 2013. 
  4. ^ Fleming, Mike. "Fox Reloading 'Hitman' With Paul Walker As Bald Barcoded Assassin Agent 47". Retrieved June 20, 2013. 
  5. ^ Wilding, Josh (February 5, 2013). "Paul Walker To Play 'Agent 47' In HITMAN Reboot; Aleksander Bach To Direct". Retrieved June 20, 2013. 

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