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Damien Chazelle


Damien Sayre Chazelle is an American director and screenwriter. He was born in Providence, Rhode Island. His mother, Celia Sayre (Martin) Chazelle, is an American-Canadian writer and professor of history at The College of New Jersey. His father, Bernard Chazelle, is a French-American Eugene Higgins Professor of computer science at Princeton ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 62 wins & 113 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

La La Land
La La Land Writer
(2016)
Whiplash
Whiplash Writer
(2014)
10 Cloverfield Lane
(2016)

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 2016/I La La Land (written by)
 2016 10 Cloverfield Lane (screenplay by)
 2014 Whiplash (written by)
 2013 Grand Piano (written by)
 2013 The Last Exorcism Part II (screenplay) / (story)
 2013 Whiplash (Short)
 2009 Guy and Madeline on a Park Bench (written by)
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Height:

5' 9½" (1.77 m)
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Personal Quote:

I would break a lot of cymbals. You whack the cymbals hard enough, and they will crack in half. Drums are not actually as sturdy as they look. They're actually somewhat fragile instruments. See more »

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Brother of actress Anna Chazelle. See more »

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His films often revolve heavily around Jazz Music See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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