Chris Morgan (writer)

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Chris Morgan
Born (1966-11-24) November 24, 1966 (age 53)
United States[citation needed]
OccupationScreenwriter, producer
Known forFast & Furious franchise

Chris Morgan (born 24 November 1966 in Chicago, Illinois) 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]

Films[edit]

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

Television and web[edit]

Title Year(s) Writer Executive
Producer
Creator Notes
The Troop 2009-2013 No Yes Yes Creator (40 episodes) / Producer (19 episodes)
Big Thunder 2013 No Yes No Television film
Gang Related 2014 Yes Yes Yes Creator and producer (13 episodes) / Writer (2 episodes)
Fast & Furious Spy Racers 2019 No Yes No 8 episodes

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. ^ Deadline.com
  4. ^ Deadline.com
  5. ^ "Interview with Chris Morgan" at The Onion

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