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Jon Favreau

 
Bio:
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 ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
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 ... (read complete bio)
 

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Cedric the Entertainer, Jon Favreau and Chef Roy Choi

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Chef Roy Choi, Jon Favreau, Hutchi Hancock, Laura Bell Bundy, Gina Torres, writer/per Photo

Chef Roy Choi, Jon Favreau, Hutchi Hancock, Laura Bell Bundy, Gina Torres, writer/performer John Leguizamo, actors Laurence Fishburne, Cedric the Entertainer, Nia Vardalos, Jeri Ryan, Edward James Olmos and Olympian Michelle Kwan

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Edward James Olmos and Jon Favreau Photo

Edward James Olmos and Jon Favreau

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John Leguizamo and Jon Favreau Photo

John Leguizamo and Jon Favreau

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Jon Favreau, John Leguizamo and Gina Torres Photo

Jon Favreau, John Leguizamo and Gina Torres

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Jon Favreau Biography

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 a presence in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), mainly with his 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), and Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019).

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 produces films under his production company banner, Fairview Entertainment, and also presents the television cooking series The Chef Show.




Jon Favreau News

A VICIOUS CIRCLE Will Have an Industry Reading Next Week Photo A VICIOUS CIRCLE Will Have an Industry Reading Next Week
by Stephi Wild - May 11, 2022

A new play about the decades-long, tempestuous friendship between Dorothy Parker and Robert Benchley will receive an industry reading on Wednesday, May 18, 2022.

VIDEO: Apple TV+ Reveals First Look at PREHISTORIC PLANET Photo VIDEO: Apple TV+ Reveals First Look at PREHISTORIC PLANET
by Michael Major - Apr 4, 2022

Apple TV+ revealed a glimpse at its highly anticipated natural history event series “Prehistoric Planet,” from executive producers Jon Favreau and Mike Gunton, and BBC Studios Natural History Unit (“Planet Earth”), and narrated by Sir David Attenborough. The five-episode groundbreaking series will transport viewers 66 million years in the past.

Sacred Heart University Community Theatre Announces April Film Screenings Photo Sacred Heart University Community Theatre Announces April Film Screenings
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 31, 2022

The SHU Community Theatre presents a month of film programming in April.

Disney+ Sets South Africa Launch Date Photo Disney+ Sets South Africa Launch Date
by Michael Major - Mar 29, 2022

With exclusive original content and thousands of episodes and movies from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic and general entertainment from Star, Disney+ is the streaming home for some of the world’s most beloved stories.

Meet the Cast of AMERICAN BUFFALO Photo Meet the Cast of AMERICAN BUFFALO
by Stephi Wild - Mar 22, 2022

American Buffalo officially begins performances tonight, March 22, at the Circle in the Square Theatre. Opening night is set for April 14. Learn more about the cast bringing this show back to Broadway!

Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Announces Award Winners Photo Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild Announces Award Winners
by Marissa Tomeo - Feb 20, 2022

The Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild (IATSE Local 706) announced winners of its 9th Annual Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Awards, presented by HASK Beauty, in 23 categories of film, television, commercials and live theater. The gala was held on Saturday night, February 19, 2022, before a live audience at The Beverly Hilton Hotel. It was also livestreamed to an audience of millions worldwide.  

Honeysweet Creative Team to Produce 9th Annual MAKE-UP ARTISTS AND HAIR STYLISTS GUIL Photo Honeysweet Creative Team to Produce 9th Annual MAKE-UP ARTISTS AND HAIR STYLISTS GUILD AWARDS
by Marissa Tomeo - Feb 19, 2022

Produced and directed by Erick Weiss and his Honeysweet Creative team, the 9th Annual Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild (MUAHS) awards, presented by HASK® Beauty, will take place LIVE on February 19, 2022, at The Beverly Hilton Hotel, as well as be streamed to thousands worldwide on YouTube and Vimeo. The MUAHS awards gala, honoring outstanding achievements of both make-up artists and hair stylists in motion pictures, television, commercials and live theater, is co-produced by Honeysweet Creative and IngleDodd Media. 

THE BOOK OF BOBA FETT Volume Two Soundtrack Now Available Photo THE BOOK OF BOBA FETT Volume Two Soundtrack Now Available
by Michael Major - Feb 11, 2022

The Book of Boba Fett Volume 2 (Chapters 5-7) Original Soundtrack is available today.  Volume One and Volume Two both feature music themes by Oscar, Grammy, and Emmy-winning composer Ludwig Göransson (“The Mandalorian,” “Tenet,” “Black Panther”) and score by Joseph Shirley (“Bad Trip,” “The Mysterious Benedict Society,” “Fairfax”).

Melissa Peterman To Host The 9th Annual Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild Awards Photo Melissa Peterman To Host The 9th Annual Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild Awards 
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 8, 2022

Actress and comedian Melissa Peterman, known for portraying 'Barbra Jean' on the television series “Reba” and currently on CBS #1 Comedy “Young Sheldon” as 'Brenda Sparks,' will host the 9th Annual Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild (MUAHS, IATSE Local 706) Awards, presented by HASK Beauty, bringing her humor and talent to the star-studded event.

MUAHS to Honor Jon Favreau with Distinguished Artisan Award Photo MUAHS to Honor Jon Favreau with Distinguished Artisan Award
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 31, 2022

Jon Favreau, Academy Award-winning filmmaker best known for his creative, innovative work in the Star Wars, Iron Man and Avengers series, among many others, will receive this year's Distinguished Artisan Award at the 9th Annual  Make-Up Artists & Hair Stylists Guild Awards (MUAHS, IATSE Local 706), presented by HASK Beauty.

Jon Favreau Videos

VIDEO: AFI Movie Club Celebrates THE MANDALORIAN VideoVIDEO: AFI Movie Club Celebrates THE MANDALORIAN
by Stage Tube - Feb 23, 2021

Creator Jon Favreau takes the audience “Behind the Scene” in this series about a Mandalorian bounty hunter in the outer reaches of the galaxy who is entrusted with tracking down and protecting “The Child.”

VIDEO: Disney Plus Shares THE MANDALORIAN Season One Recap Video VideoVIDEO: Disney Plus Shares THE MANDALORIAN Season One Recap Video
by Stage Tube - Oct 28, 2020

In the second season, The Mandalorian and the Child continue their journey, facing enemies and rallying allies as they make their way through a dangerous galaxy.

VIDEO: Watch a Special Look at THE MANDALORIAN Season Two VideoVIDEO: Watch a Special Look at THE MANDALORIAN Season Two
by Stage Tube - Oct 20, 2020

Watch the exciting special look from Season 2 of “The Mandalorian” that debuted last night exclusively on ESPN’s “Monday Night Football,” during halftime of the National Football League (NFL) game between the Arizona Cardinals and the Dallas Cowboys.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Season Two of THE MANDALORIAN VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Season Two of THE MANDALORIAN
by Stage Tube - Sep 15, 2020

Today, Disney+ shared the new trailer, key art and new images from the highly anticipated second season of Lucasfilm’s critically acclaimed series, “The Mandalorian.”

Disney's THE LION KING Arrives on Digital Oct. 11 VideoDisney's THE LION KING Arrives on Digital Oct. 11
by Abigail Charpentier - Sep 17, 2019

Be prepared: Disney's “The Lion King,” the worldwide phenomenon that brought the Pride Lands' iconic characters to life in a whole new way, arrives on Digital in HD and 4K Ultra HD and Movies Anywhere Oct.11 and physically on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray and DVD Oct. 22. Directed by Jon Favreau, the summer blockbuster, which reigned supreme with audiences worldwide — earning over $1 billion at the global box office and an A CinemaScore — journeys home with all-new bonus features, music videos and an exclusive extra for Digital consumers.

VIDEO: Disney+ Dropped the Trailer for THE MANDALORIAN; Watch it Here! VideoVIDEO: Disney+ Dropped the Trailer for THE MANDALORIAN; Watch it Here!
by Stage Tube - Aug 23, 2019

Disney+ dropped the trailer for their upcoming 'Star Wars' series, 'The Mandalorian.' Watch it below! 

VIDEO: Watch Bloopers and Bonus Clips From AVENGERS 4: ENDGAME VideoVIDEO: Watch Bloopers and Bonus Clips From AVENGERS 4: ENDGAME
by Stage Tube - Jul 27, 2019

A bloopers reel has been released for the latest Avengers film, Endgame. The reel also includes bonus clips of the cast in action.

VIDEO: Go Behind The Scenes of THE LION KING in New Featurette VideoVIDEO: Go Behind The Scenes of THE LION KING in New Featurette
by Stage Tube - Jul 12, 2019

See how the cast of "The Lion King" brought these iconic characters back to the big screen in a brand-new look behind the scenes. Directed by Jon Favreau, "The Lion King" opens on July 19. 

VIDEO: Donald Glover Talks Meeting Beyonce on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE VideoVIDEO: Donald Glover Talks Meeting Beyonce on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE
by Stage Tube - Jul 10, 2019

Donald Glover was a guest on Tuesday night's episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live! Glover appears on the show the same night that his film, The Lion King, is holding his red carpet premiere in Los Angeles. Glover talks about The Lion King, the future of Childish Gambino, writing for “30 Rock,” how he spent all of his TV money, being a terrible RA in college, his son not knowing he plays Simba, and meeting Beyoncé.

VIDEO: 'The King Returns' in New THE LION KING Featurette VideoVIDEO: 'The King Returns' in New THE LION KING Featurette
by Stage Tube - Jul 2, 2019

Disney has released a new featurette about The Lion King with never-before-seen footage from the film, a glimpse behind the scenes during recording sessions, plus comments from director Jon Favreau and members of the voice cast.