Tony Gilroy

Film Director and Screenwriter
Born Sep 11, 1956

Anthony Joseph "Tony" Gilroy is an American screenwriter and filmmaker. He wrote the screenplays for the Bourne series starring Matt Damon, among other successful films. He has been nominated for Academy Awards for his direction and script for Michael Clayton, starring George Clooney. Gilroy wrote and directed Duplicity, starring Julia Roberts and Clive Owen.… Read More

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1956 Birth Born on September 11, 1956.


1974 17 Years Old Gilroy was raised in Washingtonville, New York. He graduated from Washingtonville High School in 1974 and attended Boston University for two years before dropping out to concentrate on his music career. … Read More


1998 41 Years Old He also wrote the script for Armageddon, the highest-grossing film of 1998. … Read More
2002 45 Years Old In 2002, 2003 and 2007 he wrote the screenplays for The Bourne Identity, The Bourne Supremacy and The Bourne Ultimatum, and wrote and directed the next installment of the Bourne series, The Bourne Legacy (2012).


2007 50 Years Old 1 More Event
Also in 2007, he wrote and directed the film Michael Clayton, which won an Edgar Award for Best Motion Picture Screenplay, and was nominated for several Academy Awards including screenplay. In 2009, Gilroy wrote and directed the romantic comedy spy film Duplicity, starring Clive Owen, Julia Roberts and Tom Wilkinson. … Read More
2009 52 Years Old Gilroy also wrote and directed his next film, Duplicity, released March 20, 2009, and starring Clive Owen, Julia Roberts and Tom Wilkinson.
2012 55 Years Old He then took over as director of the next entry in the Bourne series as well as co-writing; the film, The Bourne Legacy, was released August 10, 2012, starring Jeremy Renner, Rachel Weisz, Edward Norton, Joan Allen, and Albert Finney. … Read More
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