Tim Burton

Birthday:

08/25/1958

Place of birth:

Burbank, California, USA:

Biography:

Timothy Walter Burton (born August 25, 1958) is an American filmmaker, artist, writer, and animator. He is known for his dark, gothic, and eccentric horror and fantasy films such as Beetlejuice (1988), Edward Scissorhands (1990), Ed Wood (1994), Sleepy Hollow (1999), Corpse Bride (2005), Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007), Dark Shadows (2012), and Frankenweenie (2012). He is also known for blockbusters such as the adventure comedy Pee-wee's Big Adventure (1985), the superhero films Batman (1989) and its first sequel Batman Returns (1992), the sci-fi film Planet of the Apes (2001), the fantasy drama Big Fish (2003), the musical adventure film Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005), and the fantasy film Alice in Wonderland (2010). Burton has often worked with Johnny Depp and Danny Elfman, who has composed scores for all but three of the films Burton has directed. Helena Bonham Carter, Burton's former domestic partner, has appeared in many of his films



Credits

Dumbo (2019)
Director
Dumbo (2019)
Executive Producer
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (2016)
Director
Alice Through the Looking Glass (2016)
Producer
Big Eyes (2014)
Director
Big Eyes (2014)
Producer
Captain Sparky vs. The Flying Saucers (2013)
Producer
Miniatures in Motion: Bringing Frankenweenie to Life (2012)
Director
Frankenweenie (2012)
Director
Frankenweenie (2012)
Producer
Frankenweenie (2012)
Characters
Frankenweenie (2012)
Idea
Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter (2012)
Producer
Dark Shadows (2012)
Director
Alice in Wonderland (2010)
Director
9 (2009)
Producer
The Nightmare Before Christmas: The Original Poem (2008)
Writer
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (2007)
Director
Sicko (2007)
Thanks
Corpse Bride (2005)
Director
Corpse Bride (2005)
Producer
Corpse Bride (2005)
Characters
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)
Director
Big Fish (2003)
Director
Planet of the Apes (2001)
Director
The World of Stainboy (2000)
Director
The World of Stainboy (2000)
Producer
Lost in Oz (2000)
Producer
Lost in Oz (2000)
Story
Sleepy Hollow (1999)
Director
Mars Attacks! (1996)
Director
Mars Attacks! (1996)
Producer
James and the Giant Peach (1996)
Producer
Batman Forever (1995)
Producer
Ed Wood (1994)
Director
Ed Wood (1994)
Producer
Conversations with Vincent (1994)
Director
Conversations with Vincent (1994)
Producer
Cabin Boy (1994)
Producer
The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
Producer
The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
Writer
Batman Returns (1992)
Director
Batman Returns (1992)
Producer
Edward Scissorhands (1990)
Director
Edward Scissorhands (1990)
Producer
Edward Scissorhands (1990)
Story
Batman (1989)
Director
Beetlejuice (1988)
Director
Aladdin and His Wonderful Lamp (1986)
Director
Pee-wee's Big Adventure (1985)
Director
Frankenweenie (1984)
Director
Frankenweenie (1984)
Writer
Vincent (1982)
Production Design
Vincent (1982)
Director
Vincent (1982)
Screenplay
Vincent (1982)
Writer
Luau (1982)
Director
Luau (1982)
Producer
Hansel and Gretel (1982)
Director
Hansel and Gretel (1982)
Writer
Stalk of the Celery Monster (1979)
Director
Stalk of the Celery Monster (1979)
Producer
Doctor of Doom (1979)
Director
Doctor of Doom (1979)
Editor
Doctor of Doom (1979)
Writer
The Island of Doctor Agor (1971)
Director
The Island of Doctor Agor (1971)
Screenplay
Prehistoric Caveman (1971)
Director