Find out more about the greatest 21st Century Film Directors, including Sylvester Stallone, Keanu Reeves, Quentin Tarantino, Steven Spielberg and Natalie Portman.
Kirk DouglasKirk Douglas
09 December 1916, American
Actor
Brie LarsonBrie Larson
01 October 1989, American
Actress

Robert De NiroRobert De Niro
17 August 1943, American
Actor

Bong Joon-hoBong Joon-ho
14 September 1969, South Korean
Film Director

Keanu ReevesKeanu Reeves
02 September 1964, Canadian, Lebanese
Actor

Roman PolanskiRoman Polanski
18 August 1933, French, Polish
French-Polish Film Director
Clint EastwoodClint Eastwood
31 May 1930, American
Actor

Quentin TarantinoQuentin Tarantino
27 March 1963, American
Fimmaker

Sam MendesSam Mendes
01 August 1965, British
Film Director
Natalie PortmanNatalie Portman
09 June 1981, Israeli, American
Actress, Producer, Director

Sylvester StalloneSylvester Stallone
06 July 1946, American
Actor, Director
Karen GillanKaren Gillan
28 November 1987, British
Actress

John KrasinskiJohn Krasinski
20 October 1979, American
Actor, Director, Screenwriter

Steven SpielbergSteven Spielberg
18 December 1946, American
Filmmaker

Ben AffleckBen Affleck
15 August 1972, American
Actor

Vin DieselVin Diesel
18 July 1967, American
Actor, Filmmaker
jack nicholsonJack Nicholson
22 April 1937, American
Actor, Filmmaker

Courteney CoxCourteney Cox
15 June 1964, American
Actress

Danny DeVitoDanny DeVito
17 November 1944, American
 

George LucasGeorge Lucas
14 May 1944, American
Film Director
Mel GibsonMel Gibson
03 January 1956, American
Actor

Antonio BanderasAntonio Banderas
10 August 1960, Spanish
Actor, Director
Steve CarellSteve Carell
16 August 1962, American
Actor

Matthew PerryMatthew Perry
19 August 1969, American
Actor

Ron HowardRon Howard
01 March 1954, American
Actor
James FrancoJames Franco
19 April 1978, American
Actor, Writer, Producer, Director, Teacher

Emilio EstevezEmilio Estevez
12 May 1962, American
Actor
Eugene LevyEugene Levy
17 December 1946, Canadian
Actor, Comedian, Producer, Director

Guy RitchieGuy Ritchie
10 September 1968, British
Filmmaker & Businessman

Jason BatemanJason Bateman
14 January 1969, American
Actor, Director & Producer
Andy SerkisAndy Serkis
20 April 1964, British
Actor

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George ClooneyGeorge Clooney
06 May 1961, American
Actor
Mélanie LaurentMélanie Laurent
21 February 1983, French
Actress, Director

Christopher NolanChristopher Nolan
30 July 1970, British
Director

Bill PaxtonBill Paxton
17 May 1955, American
 

Ralph FiennesRalph Fiennes
22 December 1962, British
Actor
Mark RuffaloMark Ruffalo
22 November 1967, American
Actor
Jodie FosterJodie Foster
19 November 1962, American
Actress & Director

Zach BraffZach Braff
06 April 1975, American
Actor, Director

James CameronJames Cameron
16 August 1954, Canadian
Filmmaker

Laura DernLaura Dern
10 February 1967, American
Actress, Director
Werner Herzog Werner Herzog
05 September 1942, German
Actor, Director

Lupita Nyong'oLupita Nyong'o
01 March 1983, Kenyan, Mexican
Actress

Seth RogenSeth Rogen
15 April 1982, Canadian, American
Stand-up Comedian, Actor, Producer, Director

Sean PennSean Penn
17 August 1960, American
Actor

Don CheadleDon Cheadle
29 November 1964, American
Actor
Elizabeth BanksElizabeth Banks
10 February 1974, American
Actress

Wes AndersonWes Anderson
01 May 1969, American
Director, Producer, Actor
Meg RyanMeg Ryan
19 November 1961, American
Actress

Bryan CranstonBryan Cranston
07 March 1956, American
Actor, Director

Aamir KhanAamir Khan
14 March 1965, Indian
Actor
Michael BayMichael Bay
17 February 1965, American
Film Director, Producer

Giancarlo EspositoGiancarlo Esposito
26 April 1958, Danish, American
Actor
Billy Bob ThorntonBilly Bob Thornton
04 August 1955, American
Actor, Director, Singer-songwriter

Joseph Gordon-LevittJoseph Gordon-Levitt
17 February 1981, American
Actor, Director

Alan AldaAlan Alda
28 January 1936, American
Actor

Martin ScorseseMartin Scorsese
17 November 1942, American
Director, Producer

David Keith LynchDavid Lynch
20 January 1946, American
Filmmaker
Mel BrooksMel Brooks
28 June 1926, American
American Film Director, Comedian, Actor & Producer

Milo VentimigliaMilo Ventimiglia
08 July 1977, American
Actor

Fran DrescherFran Drescher
30 September 1957, American
Actress

Steven SeagalSteven Seagal
10 April 1952, American
Actor & Martial Artist
BanksyBanksy
1974 AD, British
Graffiti Artist

Kenneth BranaghKenneth Branagh
10 December 1960, British
Actor, Director
Liev SchreiberLiev Schreiber
04 October 1967, American
Actor

Tim BurtonTim Burton
25 August 1958, American
Director

Kathy BatesKathy Bates
28 June 1948, American
Actress and film director
Tim MathesonTim Matheson
31 December 1947, American
Actor

Neil Patrick HarrisNeil Patrick Harris
15 June 1973, American
Actor
Ethan HawkeEthan Hawke
06 November 1970, American
Actor, Director, Screenwriter

Louis CKLouis C.K.
12 September 1967, American
Stand-up Comedian, Actor, Writer, Producer

Francis Ford CoppolaFrancis Ford Coppola
07 April 1939, American
 
Kiefer SutherlandKiefer Sutherland
21 December 1966, Canadian, British
Actor, Director, Producer, Voice Actor

James CaanJames Caan
26 March 1940, American
Actor
Sidney PoitierSidney Poitier
20 February 1927, Bahamian, American
 

Stuart TownsendStuart Townsend
15 December 1972, Irish
Actor, Director

Robert DuvallRobert Duvall
05 January 1931, American
Actor, Director

Mike MyersMike Myers
25 May 1963, Canadian
Actor, Comedian, Writer, Film Producer, Film
Tommy Lee JonesTommy Lee Jones
15 September 1946, American
Actor, Director
Dolph LundgrenDolph Lundgren
03 November 1957, Swedish
Actor

Lucy LiuLucy Liu
02 December 1968, American
Actress

David FurnishDavid Furnish
25 October 1962, Canadian
Filmmaker

Matthew Gray GublerMatthew Gray Gubler
09 March 1980, American
Actor, Director, Model, Painter
Frank OzFrank Oz
25 May 1944, American
 

Hayao MiyazakiHayao Miyazaki
05 January 1941, Japanese
Film director

Spike LeeSpike Lee
20 March 1957, American
 

Ridley ScottRidley Scott
30 November 1937, British
Film Producer, Director

Tom HooperTom Hooper
01 October 1972, British
Director
Guillermo del ToroGuillermo del Toro
09 October 1964, Mexican
Filmmaker, Screenwriter

Peter BillingsleyPeter Billingsley
16 April 1971, American
Actor
Tim DalyTim Daly
01 March 1956, American
Actor

Casey AffleckCasey Affleck
12 August 1975, American
Actor, Director
Charles DanceCharles Dance
10 October 1946, British
Actor
Paul Thomas AndersonPaul Thomas Anderson
26 June 1970, American
Director