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Spike Jonze

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Birthday
22, 1969
Birthplace
Rockville, MD
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
22, 1969 (age 50)
Birthplace
Rockville, MD

About

Director of the critically acclaimed films Being John Malkovich, Adaptation and Her. His script for Her earned him an Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay. He also wrote and directed the 2009 film Where the Wild Things Are.

Before Fame

He was a member of Club Homeboy, an international BMX club, during his teen years.

Trivia

He initially gained recognition for directing music videos for such artists as Weezer, Beastie Boys, R.E.M. and Daft Punk.

Family Life

He was married to Sofia Coppola from 1999 to 2003.

Associated With

His films Being John Malkovich and Adaptation were written by Charlie Kaufman.