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James Bobin is a Director, Scriptwriter and Thanks British born on 1 january 1972 at Hampshire (United-kingdom)

James Bobin

James Bobin
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Nationality United-kingdom
Birth 1 january 1972 (48 years) at Hampshire (United-kingdom)
Awards Writers Guild of America Award

James Bobin is an English film director, writer, and producer. He has worked as a director and writer on The 11 O'Clock Show and Da Ali G Show, and helped create the characters of Ali G, Borat, and Brüno. In 2003 and 2004, he directed and co-wrote all of the 12 episodes of Ali G in da USAiii for HBO.

With Bret McKenzie and Jemaine Clement, he co-created Flight of the Conchords, also for HBO. Bobin had previously seen Clement and McKenzie perform and signed on to co-create the show.

He has also directed campaigns for Diet Coke and Lloyds TSB.

His feature film directorial debut, The Muppets, a musical-comedy film written by Jason Segel and Nicholas Stoller, was released in 2011 and became a critical and commercial hit. The film earned him his second BAFTA nomination at the 66th British Academy Film Awards. He is directing a follow-up, Muppets Most Wanted, for 2014. Bobin has also signed on to direct the sequel to the 2010 film Alice in Wonderland.

Biography

En mars 2016, il est annoncé comme réalisateur du crossover entre Men in Black et 21 Jump Street, intitulé MIB 23.

Best films

Alice Through the Looking Glass (2016)
(Director)
The Muppets (2011)
(Director)

Usually with

Jerry Nelson
Jerry Nelson
(2 films)
Danny Trejo
Danny Trejo
(3 films)
Don Burgess
Don Burgess
(2 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmography of James Bobin (8 films)

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Director

Dora and the Lost City of Gold, 1h42
Directed by James Bobin
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Adventure
Actors Isabelle Moner, Eugenio Derbez, Michael Peña, Jeffrey Wahlberg, Eva Longoria, Danny Trejo
Rating60% 3.0129053.0129053.0129053.0129053.012905
Après avoir passé toute son enfance à explorer la jungle avec son fidèle ami le singe Babouche et ses parents, Dora est envoyée en ville par ces derniers pour entamer ses études au lycée avec son cousin Diego.
Alice Through the Looking Glass, 1h53
Directed by James Bobin
Origin USA
Genres Fantastic, Fantasy, Adventure
Themes Films about animals, Films about magic and magicians, Monde imaginaire, Time travel films, Films about cats, Mise en scène d'un lapin ou d'un lièvre, Films based on Alice in Wonderland, Children's films, Mise en scène d'un mammifère
Actors Mia Wasikowska, Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Anne Hathaway, Sacha Baron Cohen, Alan Rickman
Rating62% 3.1075253.1075253.1075253.1075253.107525
Cela fait trois ans qu'Alice Kingsleigh suit les traces de son père et navigue dans les hautes mers. En revenant à Londres après un voyage en Chine, elle apprend que Hamish Ascot, son ex-fiancé, a repris la compagnie de son père et veut qu'Alice vende le bateau de son père en échange de sa maison familiale. Alice suit un papillon qu'elle reconnaît comme étant Absolem et, en passant à travers un miroir, retourne au Pays des Merveilles.
Muppets Most Wanted, 1h52
Directed by James Bobin
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Musical theatre, Adventure, Musical, Crime
Themes Films about films, Films about music and musicians, Prison films, Transport films, Rail transport films, Musical films, Heist films, Children's films
Actors Ray Liotta, Ricky Gervais, Tina Fey, Ty Burrell, Sean Combs, Bridgit Mendler
Rating63% 3.199083.199083.199083.199083.19908
Following the events of the previous film, The Muppets find themselves at a loss as to what to do until Dominic Badguy (Ricky Gervais) suggests that the Muppets go on a European tour with him as their tour manager. As the Muppets begin their tour, the criminal mastermind Constantine, a near-exact double for Kermit the Frog in appearance, escapes from a Siberian Gulag and joins his subordinate Dominic to begin a plot to steal the Crown Jewels of the United Kingdom.
The Muppets, 1h38
Directed by James Bobin
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Musical theatre, Musical
Themes Films about films, Films about music and musicians, Transport films, Musical films, Road movies, Children's films
Actors Jason Segel, Amy Adams, Chris Cooper, Rashida Jones, Zach Galifianakis, Jim Parsons
Rating70% 3.5470853.5470853.5470853.5470853.547085
Brothers Walter and Gary, residents of Smalltown, are fans of the Muppets, having watched The Muppet Show throughout their youth. Now adults, Gary plans a vacation to Los Angeles with his girlfriend, Mary, to celebrate their tenth anniversary, inviting Walter so he can tour the Muppet Studios. Mary feels Gary's devotion to Walter is detracting from their relationship.
Ali G: Bling Bling, 2h22
Directed by James Bobin
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Comedy
Actors Sacha Baron Cohen
Rating72% 3.6418653.6418653.6418653.6418653.641865
Ali G, Aiii, 1h43
Directed by James Bobin
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Comedy
Actors Sacha Baron Cohen
Rating74% 3.734833.734833.734833.734833.73483
Ali G, Innit, 1h29
Directed by James Bobin
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Comedy
Actors Sacha Baron Cohen
Rating75% 3.791823.791823.791823.791823.79182

Scriptwriter

Muppets Most Wanted, 1h52
Directed by James Bobin
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Musical theatre, Adventure, Musical, Crime
Themes Films about films, Films about music and musicians, Prison films, Transport films, Rail transport films, Musical films, Heist films, Children's films
Actors Ray Liotta, Ricky Gervais, Tina Fey, Ty Burrell, Sean Combs, Bridgit Mendler
Rating63% 3.199083.199083.199083.199083.19908
Following the events of the previous film, The Muppets find themselves at a loss as to what to do until Dominic Badguy (Ricky Gervais) suggests that the Muppets go on a European tour with him as their tour manager. As the Muppets begin their tour, the criminal mastermind Constantine, a near-exact double for Kermit the Frog in appearance, escapes from a Siberian Gulag and joins his subordinate Dominic to begin a plot to steal the Crown Jewels of the United Kingdom.

Team

The Angry Birds Movie 2
Directed by Thurop Van Orman, John Rice
Origin Finlande
Genres Comedy, Adventure, Animation
Actors Jason Sudeikis, Josh Gad, Bill Hader, Danny McBride, Leslie Jones, Rachel Bloom
Roles Thanks
Rating64% 3.20933.20933.20933.20933.2093
Les Angry Birds se lancent dans une nouvelle aventure, tandis que le roi Leonard, souverain des cochons verts, prend sa revanche sur la bande d’oiseaux après qu’ils aient dévasté son pays natal lors d'une précédente bataille pour récupérer leurs œufs. Pendant ce temps, un mystérieux oiseau violet nommé Zeta, fatiguée de sa vie sur une île lointaine et polaire, les menace toutes et tous de ses propres projets de conquête.