Jon Watts

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Jon Watts
Jon Watts by Gage Skidmore 2.jpg
Born (1981-06-28) June 28, 1981 (age 37)
Fountain, Colorado, U.S.
Occupation Film director, screenwriter, film producer
Years active 2000–present
Spouse(s) Dianne McGunigle

Jon Watts (born June 28, 1981)[1] is an American film director, producer and screenwriter. He is most well known for directing and co-writing the Marvel Cinematic Universe superhero film Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017) and its upcoming sequel Spider-Man: Far From Home.[2] He has also directed and co-wrote the horror film Clown (2014) and the road thriller film Cop Car (2015), as well as numerous episodes of the parody news series Onion News Network (2011).

Biography[edit]

Watts was born and raised in Fountain, Colorado. He studied film at New York University.[3]

Before directing movies, Watts directed commercials for production company Park Pictures.

He is married to former talent agent and producer Dianne McGunigle.[4]

Filmography[edit]

Feature films[edit]

Year Film Credited as Role Notes
Director Producer Screenwriter Other
2000 Sexy Beast No No No Yes Operator, photogenics unit
2008 I Can See You No No No Actor Jake
2011 Natural Selection No Associate No No
2012 Robot & Frank No No No Yes Thanks credit
2014 Our Robocop Remake Yes No No No Segment: Scene 06
Clown Yes No Yes No
2015 Cop Car Yes Yes Yes No
Creative Control No No No Actor Commercial
Director
2017 Spider-Man: Homecoming Yes No Yes No
2019 Spider-Man: Far From Home Yes No No No Filming

Television[edit]

Year Show Credited as
Director Producer Screenwriter Notes
2011 Onion News Network Yes Yes No Director: 10 episodes
Co-executive producer: 11 episodes

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