Dan Gilroy

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Birthday
24, 1959
Birthplace
California
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
24, 1959 (age 59)
Birthplace
California

About

Directed the 2014 film Nightcrawler starring Jake Gyllenhaal and wrote the screenplays for the 1990s films Freejack and Chasers.

Before Fame

He studied at Dartmouth University prior to landing his first gig.

Trivia

His father, Frank D. Gilroy, once won a Pulitzer Prize for Playwriting.

Family Life

He married actress Rene Russo in 1992. The couple had one child, Rose. His brother Tony directed the film Michael Clayton and wrote the screenplays for the original Bourne trilogy while his father Frank was an award-winning playwright.

Associated With

He was one of Madonna's first boyfriends, and taught her to play guitar.