Guillermo del Toro

Birthday:

10/09/1964

Place of birth:

Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico:

Biography:

Guillermo del Toro (born October 9, 1964) is a Mexican director, producer, screenwriter, novelist and designer. He is mostly known for his acclaimed films, Pan's Labyrinth and the Hellboy film franchise. He is a frequent collaborator with Ron Perlman, Federico Luppi and Doug Jones. His films draw heavily on sources as diverse as weird fiction, fantasy and war.


Film Credits

Clapboard Jungle: Surviving the Independent Film Business (2020)
as
Love, Antosha (2019)
as Himself
Surrealistic Nightmares: An In-depth Look at Walloon Horror Cinema (2019)
as himself
Making Apes: The Artists Who Changed Film (2019)
as Himself
The House Is Alive: Constructing 'Crimson Peak' (2019)
as Himself
Bloody And Groovy Baby! A Tribute to Sam Raimi's Evil Dead 2 (2018)
as
Night of the Living Dead: Light in the Darkness (2018)
as Himself
78/52 (2017)
as Himself
Five Came Back (2017)
as Himself
The Light and Dark of Crimson Peak (2016)
as Himself
I Remember Crimson Peak (2016)
as Himself
Hand Tailored Gothic (2016)
as Himself
A Living Thing (2016)
as
Crimson Phantoms (2016)
as
Creature Designers: The Frankenstein Complex (2015)
as Himself
Extraordinary Tales (2015)
as Narrator (voice) (segment 'The Pit and the Pendulum')
Lennon or McCartney (2014)
as Himself
The Book of Life (2014)
as Land of the Remembered Captain's Wife (voice)
Guillermo del Toro Interviews Paul Williams (2014)
as Himself
Necessary Evil: Super-Villains of DC Comics (2013)
as Himself
The Digital Artistry of Pacific Rim (2013)
as Self
The Fire Rises: The Creation and Impact of The Dark Knight Trilogy (2013)
as Himself
Spanish Gothic (2013)
as Himself
Drew: The Man Behind the Poster (2013)
as Himself
El Santos vs la Tetona Mendoza (2012)
as Gamborimbo Ponx
Men in Suits (2012)
as Himself
Horror Europa with Mark Gatiss (2012)
as Himself
Ray Harryhausen: Special Effects Titan (2011)
as Himself
Puss in Boots (2011)
as Comandante / Hombre del bigote (voice)
Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope (2011)
as Himself
Don't Be Afraid of the Dark (2010)
as Creature (Voice)
The Master's Touch: Hitchcock's Signature Style (2009)
as Himself
North by Northwest: One for the Ages (2009)
as Himself
El último truco (2008)
as Himself
Hellboy: In Service of the Demon (2008)
as Himself
Saul Bass: Title Champ (2008)
as Himself
In the Master's Shadow: Hitchcock's Legacy (2008)
as Himself
Lovecraft: Fear of the Unknown (2008)
as Himself
Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008)
as Creature Vocals (voice) (uncredited)
Starz Inside - Comic Books Unbound (2008)
as Himself
Drew Struzan: An Appreciation of An Artist (2008)
as Himself
Diary of the Dead (2008)
as Newsreader (voice) (uncredited)
Pure Cinema: Through the Eyes of the Master (2008)
as Himself
The Power of Myth (2007)
as Himself
The Melody Echoes the Fairy Tale (2007)
as Himself
The Color and the Shape (2007)
as Himself
El fauno y las hadas (2007)
as Himself
Shadows in the Dark: The Val Lewton Legacy (2005)
as
Torrente 3: El protector (2005)
as Contacto Giannina (scenes deleted)
Hellboy: The Seeds of Creation (2004)
as Himself
Hellboy (2004)
as Guy Dressed as Dragon (uncredited)
Que es un Fantasma?: The Making of 'The Devil's Backbone' (2004)
as Interviewee
Masters of Horror (2002)
as Guillermo del TORO
Cronos (1993)
as Man Walking Dog (uncredited)

Production Credits

Antlers (2021)
Producer
Roald Dahl's The Witches (2020)
Producer
Roald Dahl's The Witches (2020)
Screenplay
Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (2019)
Producer
Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (2019)
Screenstory
Pacific Rim: Uprising (2018)
Producer
The Shape of Water (2017)
Producer
The Shape of Water (2017)
Story
The Shape of Water (2017)
Screenplay
The Shape of Water (2017)
Director
Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016)
Executive Producer
Crimson Peak (2015)
Director
Crimson Peak (2015)
Writer
Crimson Peak (2015)
Producer
La delgada línea amarilla (2015)
Producer
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014)
Screenplay
The Book of Life (2014)
Producer
How to Train Your Dragon 2 (2014)
Thanks
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)
Screenplay
Gravity (2013)
Thanks
Pacific Rim (2013)
Director
Pacific Rim (2013)
Screenplay
Pacific Rim (2013)
Producer
Mama (2013)
Executive Producer
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)
Screenplay
Rise of the Guardians (2012)
Executive Producer
The Captured Bird (2012)
Executive Producer
Puss in Boots (2011)
Executive Producer
Don't Be Afraid of the Dark (2010)
Screenplay
Don't Be Afraid of the Dark (2010)
Producer
Los ojos de Julia (2010)
Producer
Megamind (2010)
Creative Consultant
Biutiful (2010)
Producer
Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010)
Thanks
Splice (2009)
Producer
Rabia (2009)
Producer
District 9 (2009)
Thanks
Rudo y Cursi (2008)
Producer
Hellboy II: The Golden Army - Zinco Epilogue (2008)
Screenplay
While She Was Out (2008)
Executive Producer
Cosas insignificantes (2008)
Producer
Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008)
Director
Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008)
Screenplay
Hellboy II: The Golden Army - Prologue (2008)
Screenplay
El orfanato (2007)
Executive Producer
Hellboy Animated: Blood and Iron (2007)
Creative Producer
Año uña (2007)
Thanks
Hellboy Animated: Sword of Storms (2006)
Creative Producer
El laberinto del fauno (2006)
Director
El laberinto del fauno (2006)
Screenplay
El laberinto del fauno (2006)
Producer
Crónicas (2004)
Producer
Hellboy (2004)
Director
Hellboy (2004)
Screenplay
Hellboy (2004)
Fight Choreographer
Asesino en Serio (2002)
Executive Producer
Blade II (2002)
Director
Y tu mamá también (2001)
Thanks
El espinazo del diablo (2001)
Director
El espinazo del diablo (2001)
Screenplay
Amores perros (2000)
Editorial Coordinator
Un Embrujo (1999)
Producer
Mimic (1997)
Director
Mimic (1997)
Screenplay
Mimic (1997)
Screenstory
Algunas nubes (1995)
Makeup Effects
Cronos (1993)
Director
Cronos (1993)
Screenplay
Cabeza de Vaca (1991)
Makeup Effects Designer
Morir en el golfo (1990)
Makeup Effects
Morir en el golfo (1990)
Storyboard
Mentiras piadosas (1989)
Makeup Effects
Mentiras piadosas (1989)
Special Effects Makeup Artist
Goitia, un dios para sí mismo (1989)
Special Effects Makeup Artist
Geometria (1987)
Director
Geometria (1987)
Writer
Geometria (1987)
Producer
Doña Herlinda y su hijo (1985)
Executive Producer
Doña Lupe (1985)
Director
Doña Lupe (1985)
Screenplay
Doña Lupe (1985)
Executive Producer
Doña Lupe (1985)
Casting
Doña Lupe (1985)
Assistant Editor
Pinocchio ()
Director
Pinocchio ()
Producer
Pinocchio ()
Screenplay
Nightmare Alley ()
Director
Nightmare Alley ()
Screenplay
Nightmare Alley ()
Producer
Scary Stories To Tell in the Dark 2 ()
Screenstory
Trollhunters: Rise of the Titans ()
Executive Producer
Untitled Werewolf Western Project ()
Producer
The Bloody Benders ()
Producer
Zanbato ()
Director