John August - Screenwriter / Director / Producer

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WHY SHOULD YOU LISTEN TO HIM…?  Do you really need to ask?!

WHO HE'S WORKED WITH... Tim Burton, Doug Liman, McG.







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Born and raised in Boulder, Colorado, John August earned a degree in journalism from Drake University in Iowa and an MFA in film from the Peter Stark program at USC.

His screenwriting credits include CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY, BIG FISH, TITAN A.E., CORPSE BRIDE and GO.  He also wrote and directed the indie drama THE NINES. His current feature projects include DARK SHADOWS, FRANKENWEENIE and MONSTERPOCALYPSE.

John also heads up one of the internet’s most popular and informative screenwriting oriented websites at www.johnaugust.com.