James Gunn BioGraphy

James Gunn’s full name is James Francis Gunn, Jr, who is an American filmmaker as well as an actor. In 2006, he played the role of Hank in Slither. In 2008 he appeared as James in Humanzee! In 2010 he Demonswill starred in the role of. In 2014, he starred in Guardians of the Galaxy as Maskless Sakaaran, Baby Groot. In 2023 he will be in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. Was the writer and producer of 3. The film to be released in the same year is the writer and producer of Coyote vs Acme.

James Gunn BioGraphy

James Francis Gunn Jr took his little steps for the first time in this world on 5 August 1966 at the house of Leota Gunn and James F Gunn. James is currently 55 years old and his birth place is St. Louis is Missouri, United States. Gunn’s birth place is Leo and he has American nationality. The actor was raised between St. Louis and Manchester, Missouri. James F. Gunn was from an Irish immigrant family. He was raised Catholic along with his five siblings.

Education Qualification

James Francis Gunn Jr did his schooling at Jesuit St. Louis University High School from where he graduated in 1984. After that, he took admission in St. Louis University for his further studies, from where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree.

Acting Career

In 1996, he starred as a peanut father in Tromeo and Juliet. In 2000, he played the role of Minute Man in The Specials. In the same year, he appeared in Citizen Toxie: The Toxic Avenger IV as Doctor Flem Hocking. In 2003 he appeared in Doggie Tails, Vol. Riley starred in the role of 1: Lucky’s First Sleep-Over. In the same year he starred in The Ghouls. The same year he played Scott in Melvin Goes to Dinner. In 2004, he starred as James in LolliLove.

Film Career

He has been a writer for many films such as Tromeo and Juliet in 1996, The Specials in 2000, Scooby-Doo in 2002, Dawn of the Dead and Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed in 2004. In 2006, he was the director and writer of the film Slither. In 2010, he was the director and writer of Super. In 2014 he was Guardians of the Galaxy. In 2016 he was the writer and producer of The Belko Experiment. In 2017 he appeared in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. Was the Director and Writer of 2. In 2019, he was the producer of Brightburn. In 2021, he was the director and writer of The Suicide Squad.

Executive Producer

He has been the executive producer of many films such as LolliLove in 2004, Avengers: Infinity War in 2018, Avengers: Endgame in 2019 and Thor: Love and Thunder in 2022.

Short Films

In 1997, he was the Director and Writer of Hamster PSA. In 2004, he was the writer of Tube. In 2008, he was the Director, Writer and Producer of Sparky & Mikaela and Humanzee. In 2013, he was the director and writer of Beezel.

Television Career

From 1997 to 2000, he was the Director, Writer and Creator of The Tromaville Café. In 2022 he is the Director, Writer, Executive Producer and Creator of Peacemaker. In the same year, he is also the Director, Writer and Creator of The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special. In the same year he was the Executive Producer of I Am Groot.

Real Name James Francis Gunn, Jr
Nick Name
Age 55 Year Old
Date Of Birth 5 August 1966
Nationality American
Religion Christian
Gender Male
Birth Place St. Louis, Missouri, United States
  • Actor
  • Filmmaker
Zodiac Sign Leo
Active Year 1989 – Present
Father name James F. Gunn
Mother name Leota Gunn
Brother name
  • Sean Gunn
  • Brian Gunn
  • Patrick Gunn
Sister Name
  • Matt Gunn
  • Beth Gunn
Children Name Dominic McGann
Wife Name Jenna Fischer (m. 2000–2008)
School Name Jesuit St. Louis University High School
College Name Saint Louis University
Qualification Bachelor of Arts
Physical Status
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Height 6ft ⅛ in (183.2 cm)
Dress Size 18 (US)  (approximate)
Weight 85 kg 
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color White
Chest Size 42 cm  (approximate)
Waist Size 42 cm (approximate)
Biceps Size 34 cm (approximate)
Shoe Size 18 (US)  (approximate)
Body Type Slim
Sexual Orientation Straight
Relationship Status
Are you married ? Yes
Is he Gay No
Any Affair No
Fiance Name Jennifer Holland (2015–present; engaged)
 Spouse Name Jenna Fischer (m. 2000–2008)
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Television Career (Acting Role)

In 1997 he joined Sgt. Kabukiman acted in the role of Insane Masturbator in Public Service Announcement. From 1997 to 2000 he played Mike the Crazy Boom Guy in The Tromaville Café . In 2013, he appeared in Holliston’s Episode Honesty as John Anguish. In 2015, he starred in the role of Raaker 2.0 in Con Man.


In 2006, he won the Chainsaw Award in the category of Highest Body Count for his performance in Slither. In 2007, he won the Saturn Award in the category of The Filmmakers Showcase Award for his performance in Slither. In 2014, he won the Golden Raspberry Award in the categories of Worst Screenplay and Worst Director for starring in Movie 43. In 2015, he won the Hollywood Film Awards in the Blockbuster of the Year category for Guardians of the Galaxy, the Critics’ Choice Awards in the Best Action Film category, and the Saturn Award for Best Comic-to-Film Motion Picture and Best Director.

Personal Life

James Francis Gunn Jr married Jenna Fischer on 7 October 2000 who is an actress by profession. He separated from his wife after seven years and he got divorced from his wife in 2008. He is dating Jennifer Holland since 2015. He got engaged to his girlfriend on February 20, 2022.

Net Worth

The Director and Writer of The Suicide Squad, whose name is James Francis Gunn Jr, has a net worth of about fifty million dollar.

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