Spike Jonze

22 Oct 1969

Director, Actor, Producer, Writer

Spike Jonze (born Adam Spiegel; October 22, 1969) is an American director, producer and actor, whose work includes music videos, commercials, film and television. He is best known for his collaborations with writer Charlie Kaufman, which include the 1999 film Being John Malkovich and the 2002 film Adaptation., and for his work as director of the 2009 film Where the Wild Things Are. He was also a co-creator and executive producer of MTV's Jackass. He is currently the creative director of VBS.tv. He is also part owner of skateboard company Girl Skateboards with riders Rick Howard and Mike Carroll.

He also co-founded Directors Label with filmmakers Chris Cunningham and Michel Gondry.

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Filmography (19 titles)

Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Gloria)
(movie, 2013)
···The Wolf of Wall Street
Genre: Crime, Drama, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Dwayne)
(movie, 2013)
···Her
Genre: Romance, Science Fiction, Drama
Role: Actor, Director, Producer, Writer
(movie, 2013)
···Choose You
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Director
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor, Producer, Writer
(movie, 2011)
···Moneyball
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Al├ín)
(movie, 2011)
···Scenes from the Suburbs
Genre: Drama, Romance, Foreign
Role: Director
(movie, 2009)
···Where the Wild Things Are
Genre: Fantasy, Family
Role: Director, Writer
(movie, 2008)
···Synecdoche, New York
Genre: Drama
Role: Producer
(movie, 2003)
···Yeah Right!
Role: Director
(movie, 2002)
···Adaptation.
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 2002)
···Jackass: The Movie
Genre: Comedy
Role: Producer, Writer
(movie, 2002)
···Adaptation.
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 2001)
···Human Nature
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Producer
(movie, 1999)
···Being John Malkovich
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Role: Director
(movie, 1999)
···Three Kings
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Conrad Vig)
(movie, 1997)
···The Game
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Airbag EMT Beltran)