JON FAVREAUBy Craig Talbot http://www.imdb.com/media/rm1183748608/nm0269463
YOUTHBorn:19 October 1966In Queens, New YorkInfo: John Favreau http://collider.com/wp-content/image-base/People/J/Jon_Favreau/ jon_favreau_image__2_.jpgWas an only childAttended the Bronx High School of ScienceDropped out of Queens CollegeMoved to Chicago and focused on ﬁlm and comedyBegan his ﬁlm career
APPRENTICEEarly Career:Jon had a part in Ruby (1993) where he met Vince VaughnHad a TV role in Seinfeld (1990) as Eric the ClownMrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle (1994)Batman Forever (1995)Wrote himself and friend Vaughn into what wouldbecome their breakthrough ﬁlm Swingers (1996) Early Career http://4.bp.blogspot.com/_y4TqX9RvuOM/TQiMMPqli_I/ AAAAAAAAC7w/VuFSremuTFw/s1600/JonFavreau2.jpg
AWARDS - HONORSSaturn Award(Iron Man) Best DirectorEmmy(Dinner for Five) Nominated Getting Nominated http://0.tqn.com/d/movies/1/0/G/c/P/guyschoice24.jpg
TECHNIQUES - STYLEAlthough Jon’s new to the industryhe is known for acting in his ﬁlms.His genres consist of Comediesand Action Elf http://cdn2.hark.com/images/000/002/500/2500/original.jpg Iron Man http://www.ironman2.net/iron-man.jpg
FILMS Elf http://www.imdb.com/title/ tt0319343/ Iron Man http://www.imdb.com/title/ tt0371746/ Iron Man 2 http://www.imdb.com/title/ tt1228705/ Swingers http://www.imdb.com/title/ tt0117802/ Dinner for ﬁve http://www.imdb.com/title/ tt0321442/ Cowboys & Aliens http://www.imdb.com/title/ tt12234705/ The Big Empty http://www.imdb.com/title/ tt0321442/ Made http://www.imdb.com/title/ tt0227005/
QUOTES“Ive always wanted to call theshots because I would rather failthan not have a chance to ﬁgureit out on my own. ““Im a very lazy person bynature.”“Its so much easier tomanipulate actors than to really MTV http://screencrave.frsucrave.netdna-cdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/09/69471.jpghave an earnest discussion withthem.”
LEGACY INFLUENCEDJon Favreau has brought greatcomedies such as “Elf ” and“Swingers”He as also contributed to a lot ofaction packed ﬁlms such as“Cowboys vs Aliens” and “Iron Man” LegacyHe has showed the industry that http://comicbookmovie.com/images/users/uploads/7601/Jon%20Favreau%20.jpgyou can act and direct in a ﬁlm.
SOURCES Like? http://www.innovationnewsdaily.com/images/stories/ likebutton-5911-02.jpg"Jon Favreau - IMDb." The Internet Movie Database (IMDb).Web. 18 Dec. 2011. <http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0269463/>.Jon-favreau.net - Jon Favreau Resources and Information.Web. 18 Dec. 2011. <http://www.jon-favreau.net/>."Jon Favreau - Awards." The Internet Movie Database (IMDb).Web. 18 Dec. 2011. <http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0269463/awards>."Jon Favreau - Biography." The Internet Movie Database(IMDb). Web. 18 Dec. 2011. <http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0269463/bio>.