Jon Favreau

Jon Favreau

  • Birthday: 1966-10-19
  • Place of birth: Queens, New York, USA
  • Also know as: John Favreau

Biography

Jonathan Kolia Favreau (/ˈfævroʊ/; born October 19, 1966) is an American actor, director, producer and screenwriter. As an actor, Favreau has appeared in the films Rudy (1993), PCU (1994), Swingers (1996), Very Bad Things (1998), The Replacements (2000), Daredevil (2003), The Break-Up (2006), Couples Retreat (2009), I Love You, Man (2009), The Wolf of Wall Street (2013), and Chef (2014). As a filmmaker, Favreau has been significantly involved with the Marvel Comics franchise, particularly in collaboration with Robert Downey Jr. He directed, produced, and appeared as Happy Hogan in the films Iron Man (2008) and Iron Man 2 (2010). He also served as an executive producer for, and/or appeared as the character in, the films The Avengers (2012), Iron Man 3 (2013), Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015), Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017), Avengers: Infinity War (2018), Avengers: Endgame (2019), Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019) and Spider-Man: No Way Home (2021). As a director, he worked on the films Elf (2003), Zathura: A Space Adventure (2005), Cowboys & Aliens (2011), Chef (2014), The Jungle Book (2016) and The Lion King (2019). Favreau is the creator of the Star Wars Disney+ original series The Mandalorian (2019–present) as well as one of its executive producers and directors. He also serves as a director and executive producer for its spin-off series The Book of Boba Fett. He produces films under his production company banner, Fairview Entertainment, and also presents the television cooking series The Chef Show. Description above is from the Wikipedia article Jon Favreau, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Filmography

Rocky Marciano

1999

As Rocky Marciano

The Big Empty

2003

As John Person

Chef

2014

As Carl Casper

Misery Loves Comedy

2015

As Himself

I Am Iron Man

2008

As Himself

Swingers

1996

As Mike Peters

Love & Sex

2000

As Adam Levy

Rudy

1993

As D-Bob

Made

2001

As Bobby

G-Force

2009

As Hurley the Guinea Pig (voice)

Grandpa's Funeral

1994

As Paul Metsler

Very Bad Things

1998

As Kyle Fisher

Couples Retreat

2009

As Joey

Notes from Underground

1995

As Zerkov

Brother's Justice

2010

As Self

Beyond Hell's Kitchen

2004

As Himself/Foggy Nelson

Wimbledon

2004

As Ron Roth

Daredevil

2003

As Franklin "Foggy" Nelson

Spider-Man: Homecoming

2017

As Harold 'Happy' Hogan

Just Your Luck

1996

As Straker

Spider-Man: Far from Home

2019

As Harold 'Happy' Hogan

Spider-Man: No Way Home

2021

As Harold 'Happy' Hogan

The Replacements

2000

As Daniel Bateman

Four Christmases

2008

As Denver McVie

PCU

1994

As Gutter

Iron Man 3

2013

As Harold 'Happy' Hogan

Persons Unknown

1996

As Terry

Dogtown

1996

As Ezra Good

Open Season

2006

As Reilly (voice)

I Love You, Man

2009

As Barry

Iron Man

2008

As Harold 'Happy' Hogan

The Break-Up

2006

As Johnny O

Term Life

2016

As Jimmy Lincoln

Deep Impact

1998

As Gus Partenza

Solo: A Star Wars Story

2018

As Rio Durant (voice)

The Jungle Book

2016

As Pygmy Hog (voice)

Identity Thief

2013

As Harold Cornish

Iron Man 2

2010

As Harold 'Happy' Hogan

The Wolf of Wall Street

2013

As Manny Riskin

Folks!

1992

As Chicago Taxi Driver

People Like Us

2012

As Richards

Speechless

1994

As Debate Control Room Operator (uncredited)

Batman Forever

1995

As Assistant

Elf

2003

As Doctor / Mr. Narwhal (voice)

Avengers: Endgame

2019

As Harold 'Happy' Hogan

Zookeeper

2011

As Jerome the Bear (voice)

John Carter

2012

As Thark Bookie

Batman Forever

1995

As Assistant #2

Entourage

2015

As Jon Favreau

Spider-Man: All Roads Lead to No Way Home

2022

As Self (archive footage)

Hoffa

1992

As Extra

Production

Grimsby

2016

As Thanks

Iron Man 2

2010

As Director

Elf

2003

As Director

Made

2001

As Director

Cowboys & Aliens

2011

As Director

Chef

2014

As Director

The Jungle Book

2016

As Director

The Jungle Book 2

0000

As Director

The Lion King

2019

As Director

Iron Man

2008

As Director

Iron Man 2

2010

As Executive Producer

The Avengers

2012

As Executive Producer

Iron Man 3

2013

As Executive Producer

Chef

2014

As Producer

Avengers: Age of Ultron

2015

As Executive Producer

The Jungle Book

2016

As Producer

Made

2001

As Producer

Avengers: Endgame

2019

As Executive Producer

Avengers: Infinity War

2018

As Executive Producer

The Lion King

2019

As Producer

Green Street Hooligans

2005

As Executive Producer

Alien Xmas

2020

As Executive Producer

Iron Man

2008

As Executive Producer

Swingers

1996

As Screenplay

Couples Retreat

2009

As Screenplay

Chef

2014

As Writer

Made

2001

As Writer

Chef

2017

As Original Story

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