Phil Joanou is a Director, Writer and Producer American born on 20 november 1961 at La Cañada Flintridge (USA)
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Nationality USABirth 20 november 1961Phil Joanou (born November 20, 1961 in La Cañada Flintridge, California) is an American film director and music video director.
(58 years) at La Cañada Flintridge (USA
He is best known for his collaborations with the rock band U2, some of the music videos he has directed for the band include "Bad", "One", "Who's Gonna Ride Your Wild Horses" and "Sometimes You Can't Make It on Your Own". He also directed the rockumentary film Rattle and Hum (1988), which documented U2 on their Joshua Tree Tour.
In 1987, he made is feature film directorial debut with the teen comedy film Three O'Clock High. His other feature film directing credits include State of Grace (1990), Final Analysis (1992), Heaven's Prisoners (1996) and Entropy (1999), the latter of which was an autobiographical film based on Joanou's life. After a seven year gap, Joanou's next feature film directing effort was Gridiron Gang, starring Dwayne Johnson.