Joseph Kosinski is an American film director and screenwriter known for directing the 2010 3D science fiction action film Tron: Legacy as well as the 2013 film Oblivion, which he also wrote and produced. He is also famous for directing a number of television commercials, most notably the Mad World advert for the video game Gears of War.
He was born to Patricia and medical practitioner Joel Kosinski. His marriage to Kristin Kosinski was private.
He won an AICP Award for his Gears of War TV commercial Mad World at the 2007 AICP Show.
His 2013 post-apocalyptic film Oblivion was based on a graphic novel he wrote years earlier.
I realized that I loved using computers to create something, but being an architect just wasn't going to keep me interested. The idea of a life spent obsessing over bathroom details for an Upper East Side penthouse was pretty depressing.Joseph Kosinski
I went to school for engineering, I studied jazz. So I always had this kind of creative side and technical side, and I thought architecture might be the way to combine them, so I went to architecture school in New York.Joseph Kosinski
Listen, whatever makes the movie better. That's the attitude you have to have.Joseph Kosinski
Once I got out of architecture school I decided not to be an architect, I just started my own little design studio.Joseph Kosinski
is a famous Film director, film producer, screenwriter,
who was born on
May 3, 1974. As a person born on this date, Joseph Kosinski is listed in our database as the 14th
most popular celebrity for the day (May 3) and the 117th most popular for the year (1974).
People born on May 3
fall under the Zodiac sign of Taurus, the Bull.
Joseph Kosinski is the 534th most popular Taurus.
In general, Joseph Kosinski ranks as the 6390th
most popular famous person of all time.
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