Gareth Edwards

Birthday:

06/01/1975

Place of birth:

Nuneaton, United Kingdom:

Biography:

​British film director Gareth Edwards is best known for directing the 2010 indie motion picture Monsters and the first Star Wars story, Rogue One. Although, Monsters was Gareth’s first feature film, it was not his first time working in the film industry. Gareth began his career in special effects, creating digital effects for prestigious shows such as Attila the Hun for which he won international recognition. Determined to pursue his dreams, he entered SCI-FI-London the Film Challenge 48 where he had to make a movie with 1 actor, two days, and the smallest number of elements. He won the contest and the opportunity to direct his first feature film, Monsters.


Film Credits

Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017)
as Resistance Fighter

Production Credits

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016)
Director
Monsters: Dark Continent (2014)
Executive Producer
Godzilla (2014)
Director
Monsters (2010)
Production Design
Monsters (2010)
Director of Photography
Monsters (2010)
Director
Monsters (2010)
Visual Effects
Monsters (2010)
Writer
Factory Farmed (2008)
Director of Photography
Factory Farmed (2008)
Director
Factory Farmed (2008)
Writer
Hiroshima (2005)
Visual Effects
End Day (2005)
Director
End Day (2005)
Writer
Dive to Bermuda Triangle (2004)
Visual Effects