Whitney M. Young Magnet High School
With Lana and Tom Tykwer, co-wrote and co-directed "Cloud Atlas," based on David Mitchell's 2004 novel
Co-wrote and co-directed with Larry the live action adaptation of 1960s Japanese animated series "Speed Racer"
Brother and film collaborator Larry underwent male-to-female sex-change operation and changed name to Lana after "Speed Racer"
Hired to write (with brother) additional scenes for "The Invasion," starring Nicole Kidman and Daniel Craig
Co-produced and co-wrote (with brother) "V for Vendetta," based on the acclaimed graphic novel by Alan Moore
Co-wrote and co-directed (with brother) the second and third films in trilogy "The Matrix Reloaded" and "The Matrix Revolutions"
Co-wrote and co-directed with Larry sci-fi hit "The Matrix"; film received four Academy Awards in technical categories
Co-wrote and co-directed with Larry the neo-noir crime thriller "Bound"
First screenplay produced, "Assassins"; co-written with brother Larry
Wrote (with brother) for Marvel Comics' Razorline imprint Ectokid
Raised in the Midwest
Wrote (with brother) for EPIC Comics Clive Barker's Hellraiser and Clive Barker's Nightbreed comic series
While running a carpentry business with brother Larry in Chicago, began creating comic books