Director known primarily for sci-fi films as well as video game adaptations, including Mortal Kombat and the Resident Evil franchise.
He became the youngest student to achieve a Bachelor's of Arts in Film & Literature at the University of Warwick.
His 1997 science fiction/horror film Event Horizon bombed at the box office, but has since gone on to develop a cult following.
He married actress and model Milla Jovovich in 2009. Before tying the knot, the couple had their first child, a daughter named Ever, in November 2007. They welcomed their second daughter, Dashiel Edan, in 2015. In 2020, their third daughter, Osian Lark Elliot, was born.
His 2011 adaptation of The Three Musketeers starred Welsh actor Luke Evans.