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J Blakeson
British film director

J Blakeson

J Blakeson
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Intro British film director
Is Film director
From United Kingdom
Field Film, TV, Stage & Radio
Gender male
Birth 2 March 1977, Harrogate, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, North Yorkshire
Age 45 years
Star sign Pisces
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J Blakeson is an English film director and screenwriter. His first feature film was The Disappearance of Alice Creed (2009), a kidnap thriller starring Gemma Arterton, Martin Compston and Eddie Marsan, which he wrote and directed.

Early life

J Blakeson was born and raised in Harrogate, North Yorkshire. He attended and graduated from the University of Warwick, where he studied Film and Literature. Outside studying, he oversaw the writing and direction of two low-budget films, Struggling (1997) and Red Tape (1998).


Blakeson directed The 5th Wave, based on the novel of the same name by Rick Yancey. Chloƫ Grace Moretz played Cassie and Susannah Grant wrote the screenplay. The movie made over $109 Million at the global box office.


Year Film Director Writer Notes
2005 Vernic Yes Short film
Pitch Perfect Yes Yes
2006 Mist: The Tale of a Sheepdog Puppy Yes Television film
2009 The Appointment Yes Short film
The Descent Part 2 Yes
The Disappearance of Alice Creed Yes Yes
2016 The 5th Wave Yes

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