“Money doesn’t buy happiness, but it does buy happier.”
James Gunn was born on 5th of August, 1970 in Saint Louis, Missouri. He has already proved himself as a capable persona in the Hollywood industry. He is a versatile person who has worked as producer, director, actor, cartoonist as well as musician. He is best known for his work in “Tromeo and Juliet” and “Dawn of the Dead.”
Though his parents are not involved in this field, his siblings have also made their position in this industry. From his early age, he wanted to pursue his career in the acting field.
So, he has done the Bachelor of Arts from Saint Louis University and got his Master of Fine Arts from Columbia University. He started his career from the music field in 1989 and started his band called “The Icons.”
Their songs became famous in the regional topography. Since all of the members separated from each other in the 90s, the band also collapsed.
But James continued to work on music, and his songs can be seen in his movies such as “Scooby Doo” and “Movie 43”. He started his career in the movies from 1995 when he wrote the movie “Tromeo and Juliet.”
This movie became a huge success, and his popularity also increased in the perspectives of the audience. In 2000, he played in yet another successful movie “The Special” as Minute Man. He was also its writer and producer.
From the movie “Scooby Doo,” he became one of the great personas in the history of Hollywood.
He has worked in both TV shows as well as the movies. He is more famous for his writing and directing rather than from his acting. In 2008, he started to appear in the web series “James Gunn’s PG Porn.”
He played various roles in this series and was popularized in the digital platform also. Some of his other successful movies are “LolliLove,” “Thor: The Dark World,” “Guardians the Galaxy” and “Movie 43”.
From his hard work, he has been honored with many awards as well. He won the Chainsaw Award for the movie “Slither” in 2006.
From the same movie, he also won the Saturn Award in the category of The Filmmakers Showcase Award. His another successful movie is “Movie 43” for which he won Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Director and Worst Screenplay.
Before his marriage, his name had been linked with many co-stars. There were always gossips about his girlfriends and dating. But after his affair with the actress Jenna Fischer, they slowly disappeared from the media.
They got married in 2000, but their relationship did not last long. They filed a divorce in the court in 2008. His ex-wife is still in good relation with him, and they have supported in the professional career after divorce also.
They have got no children. Because of the gay nature of Gunn, he did not care about anything happening around him.
He is a tall guy with the height of 6 feet. During his career, he has earned both name and fame. He has the net worth of $20 million. He is very popular among his followers on the social sites.
If you are also his fan, you can follow him on Instagram, Twitter as well as Facebook. His movies, as well as TV shows, can also be viewed on YouTube. You can also find his shirtless pictures on the web.
Had to tell someone today that my new Toxie T-shirt is NOT Pepe the Frog. Thanks, @lloydkaufman!
— James Gunn (@JamesGunn) September 30, 2016
With @jimmyurine & the #Tron cycle (which has mysteriously shown up in our conference room on the #Disney lot).
To know more about his biography, you can visit Wikipedia as well as IMDB.