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Leigh Whannell

Actor | Writer | Producer
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KNOWN FOR 
Saw (2004) | Insidious (2010) | Insidious: Chapter 3 (2015)
AWARDS 
4 wins & 5 nominations More »
AKA 
Leigh Whannel
BORN 
Jan 17, 1977 (age 41)
HEIGHT 
5' 7" (1.70m)

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Films in Production (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (41 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (5 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for LavalantulaLavalantula (TV Movie) Director  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Insidious: Spectral SightingsInsidious: Spectral Sightings (TV Series) Specs ( 3 episodes, 2013 )  Less 2013 3
  • Primary photo for Blue HeelersBlue Heelers (TV Series) Jared Ryan ( 2 episodes, 1999–2000 )  Less 1999–2000 2
  • Primary photo for The Glynn Nicholas ShowThe Glynn Nicholas Show (TV Series) Camera Assistant ( 4 episodes, 1996 )  Less 1996 4
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  • Primary photo for NeighboursNeighbours (TV Series) Stuart Maughan ( 2 episodes, 1996 )  Less 1996 2
Self (21 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Made in HollywoodMade in Hollywood (TV Series) Himself ( 3 episodes, 2013–2017 )  Less 2013–2017
  • Primary photo for The CoreThe Core (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for 78/52: Hitchcock's Shower Scene78/52: Hitchcock's Shower Scene Himself  Less 2017 $38K / —
  • Primary photo for The ViewThe View (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Most CravedMost Craved (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The Playboy Morning ShowThe Playboy Morning Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Saw: Filmmaker Q&ASaw: Filmmaker Q&A (Video) Himself  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Haunted Hospital: On LocationHaunted Hospital: On Location (Video) Himself  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Cinema 3Cinema 3 (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for It's Him... Terry Lim!It's Him... Terry Lim! (Short) Himself  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The Mo'Nique ShowThe Mo'Nique Show (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The Bazura ProjectThe Bazura Project (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Not Quite Hollywood: The Wild, Untold Story of Ozploitation!Not Quite Hollywood: The Wild, Untold Story of Ozploitation! Himself  Less 2008 $19K / —
  • Primary photo for 30 Even Scarier Movie Moments30 Even Scarier Movie Moments (TV Mini-series) Himself  Less 2006– 
  • Primary photo for 60 Minutes60 Minutes (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Hacking Away at 'Saw'Hacking Away at 'Saw' (Video) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The PanelThe Panel (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for In EntertainmentIn Entertainment (TV Series) Himself - Reporter  Less 2003– 
  • Primary photo for The PhanDom MenaceThe PhanDom Menace (Video) Himself  Less 2002 AUD 4K
  • Primary photo for RecoveryRecovery (TV Series) Himself ( 16 episodes, 1998–2000 )  Less 1998–2000
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  • Primary photo for What's Goin' on ThereWhat's Goin' on There (TV Series) Himself ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998
Archive Footage (2 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Other (2 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for SawSaw (Video Game) Writer (treatment by)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Enter the MatrixEnter the Matrix (Video Game) Axel (voice) (as Leigh Whannel)  Less 2003 $20MM

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