Jon Favreau

Jonathan Kolia "Jon" Favreau (/ˈfævroʊ/; born October 19, 1966) is an American actor, filmmaker, and comedian. As an actor, he is known for roles in films such as Rudy, Swingers (which he also wrote), Very Bad Things, The Break-Up, and Chef (which he also directed). He has also directed the films Elf, Iron Man, Iron Man 2, Cowboys & Aliens, and The Jungle Book, and served as an executive producer on The Avengers, Iron Man 3, and Avengers: Age of Ultron. Favreau appeared as Pete Becker, Monica Geller's boyfriend during season three of the television sitcom Friends. He produces films under his banner Fairview Entertainment. The company has been credited as co-producers in most of Favreau's directorial ventures. Read more on wikipedia

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Tribeca: Kobe Bryant, Kathryn Bigelow, Jon Favreau Set for Talks - Hollywood Reporter


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Tribeca: Kobe Bryant, Kathryn Bigelow, Jon Favreau Set for Talks
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Tribeca Film Festival unveiled its conversation lineup, and it includes chats with Noah Baumbach, Kathryn Bigelow, Kobe Bryant, Common, Lena Dunham, Jon Favreau, Bruce Springsteen, Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu and Barbra Streisand. The Tribeca Talks: ...
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Tribeca Film Festival Sets Talks With Lena Dunham, Kobe Bryant, Jon Favreau - Variety


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Tribeca Film Festival Sets Talks With Lena Dunham, Kobe Bryant, Jon Favreau
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The 2017 Tribeca Film Festival has lined up a slate of public talks with names including Lena Dunham, Kobe Bryant, Jon Favreau, Common and Bruce Springsteen, among others, joining a roster of talks that already includes Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu and ...

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Jon Favreau Directed Disney Live-Action Lion King Starts Production in May - TVOvermind


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'Big Bang Theory' spinoff will get a pilot episode directed by Jon Favreau - Digital Trends


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'Big Bang Theory' spinoff will get a pilot episode directed by Jon Favreau
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The upcoming series received a full-season order from CBS this week, which was announced along with Favreau's attachment to the show. Favreau will also executive produce the Young Sheldon pilot, with is expected to premiere during the 2017-2018 ...
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Jon Favreau Leaps into Virtual Reality - MIT Technology Review


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Jon Favreau Leaps into Virtual Reality
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Jon Favreau is the rare traditional filmmaker to push into virtual reality. After becoming one of the most successful directors in ... They try to cut and paste a movie or television or a video game into VR. I think the best version of VR is immersive ...

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