Shane Black

Shane Black

writer, actor, director

Shane Black was born on Dec 16, 1961 in USA. Shane Black's big-screen debut came with Night of the Creeps directed by Fred Dekker in 1986, strarring Cop in Police Station (uncredited). Shane Black is known for The Nice Guys directed by Shane Black, Russell Crowe stars as Jackson Healy and Ryan Gosling as Holland March. Shane Black has got 4 awards and 13 nominations so far. The most recent award Shane Black achieved is Georgia Film Critics Association (GAFCA). The upcoming new movie Shane Black plays is The Predator which will be released on Sep 14, 2018.

Considered one of the pioneer screenwriters of the action genre, Black made his mark with his L'Arme fatale (1987) screenplay. He also collaborated on the story of the sequel, L'Arme fatale 2 (1989). Each successive script he turned in had a higher price attached it, from Le dernier samaritain (1991) to Au revoir à jamais (1996), and in between a re-write on the McTiernan/Schwarzenegger Last Action Hero (1993) script.

  • Birthday

    Dec 16, 1961
  • Place of Birth

    Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
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Known For


4 wins & 13 nominations

Georgia Film Critics Association (GAFCA)
The Nice Guys (2016)
Winner - Oglethorpe Award for Excellence in Georgia Cinema
Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA
Black wrote the 1987 action film, L'Arme fatale (1987), as well as Le dernier samaritain (1991) for... More
Winner - Filmmaker's Showcase Award
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