Person Details

Birthday: 1977-01-17 02:26:58

Aliases: No known aliases

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Melbourne, Australia

Homepage:

Movie Involvements: 70

TV Involvements: 1


Most Famous Work

Biography

Leigh Whannell (born January 17, 1977) is an Australian screenwriter, producer, director and actor who has primarily worked in the horror genre. He is best known for co-creating the "Saw" and "Insidious" franchises with James Wan.

Most Famous Work

Dead Silence
Average
6

Dead Silence

(2007) Writer
Saw
Average
7

Saw

(2004) Story
Insidious
Average
7

Insidious

(2010) Writer
Insidious: The Last Key
Average
6

Insidious: The Last Key

(2018) Writer
Insidious: Chapter 2
Average
7

Insidious: Chapter 2

(2013) Characters
Saw II
Average
7

Saw II

(2005) Screenplay
Saw IV
Average
6

Saw IV

(2007) Executive Producer
The Invisible Man
Average
7

The Invisible Man

(2020) Screenplay

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2018 Cargo Pilot
Self
Specs
2017 Himself
Matt
Larry Redmon
2015 Himself
Director
Specs
2014 Doug
Gavin
2013 Specs
Clement Moss
David
2012 Donovan
2010 (archive footage)
Specs
Jatt (voice)
2009 Phillip
2008 N/A
N/A
Matt
2007 Himself
Spink
2006 Adam
2005 (archive footage)
2004 Adam Faulkner-Stanheight
Chris
2003 Axel
David
2002 Himself
2000 Clown / Punk Kid
1994 N/A
- Specs
Year Character Movie/Tv

Production

Year Role Movie/Tv
2021 Executive Producer
2020 Executive Producer
2018 Executive Producer
Producer
2017 Executive Producer
2014 Executive Producer
2010 Executive Producer
2009 Executive Producer
2008 Executive Producer
2007 Executive Producer
2006 Executive Producer
2005 Executive Producer
- Producer
Executive Producer
Year Role Movie/Tv

Directing

Writing

Crew

Year Role Movie/Tv
2017 Creator
2015 Thanks
Year Role Movie/Tv

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