James Wan

Saturday, February 26, 1977
Birth Place: 
Kuching, Malaysia
5' 6"

James Wan is a Malaysian-Australian film producer, screenwriter and film director of Malaysian Chinese descent. He is widely known for directing the horror film Saw and creating Billy the puppet.


Furious 7's James Wan to direct Aquaman and Robotech

James Wan has official been hired to direct Warner Bros.' upcoming Aquaman, which stars Jason Momoa in the titular role as the king of Atlantis. In addition, he has also been tapped to direct the upcoming live-action Robotech film from Sony Pictures.... Read more

James Wan In Talks For MacGyver

Of the various ‘80s nostalgia-fuelled development projects currently running through the machine gun fire of development, MacGyver has popped up here and there, but has never gained much traction.... Read more

Horror Hit 'Insidious' to Get Sequel

Insidious, perhaps the most profitable as well as the spookiest movie of last year, is getting a sequel. The original creative team, director James Wan and writer Leigh Whannell, is in talks to return for the new film. Jason Blum will be back as producer.... Read more



They say that kids are able to sense things of the supernatural, whether that’s spirits, ghosts or whatever. What if evil spirits were trying to cross over through the use of their bodies? A frightening thought, yes?... Read more

Death Sentence

Nick Hume (Kevin Bacon) is a mild-mannered executive with a perfect life, until one gruesome night he witnesses the murder of his son and things spiral downward from there.... Read more