Chris Morgan (filmmaker)

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Chris Morgan
Born (1970-12-05) December 5, 1970 (age 52)
Occupation(s)Screenwriter, Producer
Known forFast & Furious franchise

Chris Morgan (born December 5, 1970 in Los Angeles, California) is an American screenwriter and producer. His writing credits include multiple screenplays in the Fast & Furious franchise, Wanted, and the Fox crime drama Gang Related.[1][2] Morgan's production company, Chris Morgan Productions, signed a first-look deal with Universal in 2011.[3] In 2013, Morgan launched a TV production company with a first-look deal at Fox.[4] He was spoofed in a video in The Onion in which he was played by a five-year-old.[5]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Writer Producer Director(s)
2004 Cellular Yes No David R. Ellis
2006 The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift Yes No Justin Lin
2008 Wanted Yes No Timur Bekmambetov
2009 Fast & Furious Yes No Justin Lin
2011 Fast Five Yes No
2013 Fast & Furious 6 Yes Executive
47 Ronin Yes No Carl Rinsch
2015 Furious 7 Yes Executive James Wan
The Vatican Tapes Story Yes Mark Neveldine
2017 The Fate of the Furious Yes Yes F. Gary Gray
The Mummy No Yes Alex Kurtzman
2018 Bird Box No Yes Susanne Bier
2019 Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw Yes Yes David Leitch
Witches in the Woods No Executive Jordan Barker
2022 A ciegas No Yes David Pastor
Àlex Pastor
2023 Shazam! Fury of the Gods Yes No David F. Sandberg
TBA Red One Yes Yes Jake Kasdan
Other credits
Year Title Role Director
2001 Lloyd Electric swingman Hector Barron
2003 S.W.A.T. Script revisions Clark Johnson

Television[edit]

Year(s) Title Creator Executive
Producer
Writer Notes
2009−2013 The Troop Yes Yes No
2013 Big Thunder N/A Yes No TV movie
2014 Gang Related Yes Yes Yes Wrote 2 episodes
2019−2021 Fast & Furious Spy Racers No Yes No

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gabrenya, Frank (2008) "MOVIE REVIEW | WANTED: These bullets get their swerve on", Columbus Dispatch, June 27, 2008, retrieved 2011-07-11
  2. ^ Palladino, D.J. (2009) "Diesel Returns, Reenergizes Fast & Furious Franchise", Santa Barbara Independent, April 9, 2009, retrieved 2011-07-11
  3. ^ Finke, Nikki (April 19, 2011). "'Fast Five' Writer Gets Uni Production Deal". Deadline Hollywood.
  4. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (April 22, 2013). "Chris Morgan Launches TV Company, Signs Pod Deal With 20th Century Fox Television". Deadline Hollywood.
  5. ^ "Interview with Chris Morgan" at The Onion

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