Mark Gunn

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Mark Gunn is a screenwriter and producer based in Pasadena, California.

Early life[edit]

Mark Gunn was born in St. Louis, Missouri. He is the cousin of screenwriter James Gunn, actor and political writer Matt Gunn, former Senior Vice President of Artisan Entertainment Patrick Gunn, actor Sean Gunn, and writer Brian Gunn.[1] His father, Michael Gunn, is a past President of the Missouri Bar Association. Gunn's surname is derived from the Irish name MacGilGunn, meaning, "sons to the servants of the god of the dead." Therefore, Gunn means "God of the Dead."[2]

Career[edit]

Gunn is known for Journey 2: The Mysterious Island (2012), Bring It On Again (2004) and 2gether (2000). He was elected to the Writers Guild of America West Board of Directors in 2006.[3] He attended St. Louis University High School and the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Massachusetts.[4]

Filmography[edit]

Film
Year Title Role Notes
1998 Thursday Afternoon Production Assistant Short
2000 2gether Soundtrack/Executive Producer/Writer TV Movie
2004 Bring It On Again Screenwriter
2012 Journey 2: The Mysterious Island Screenwriter
2019 "Untitled Elizabeth Banks/James Gunn Horror Project" Screenwriter/Executive Producer
2020 Journey 3: From the Earth to the Moon Screenwriter
Television
Year Title Role Notes
2000-2001 2gether: The Series Executive Producer/Director/Creator/Writer
2005 Daisy Does America Creative Consultant
2014 Filmnut Himself Episode #2.10
2018 Starsky & Hutch Executive Producer/Creator/Writer

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mark Gunn Biography". 
  2. ^ April 4, 2012 interview, The 404 Podcast Ep. 1047
  3. ^ "Mark Gunn Biography". 
  4. ^ https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0348208/