Timothy Walter "Tim" Burton (born August 25, 1958) is an American film director, film producer, writer and artist. He is famous for dark, quirky-themed movies such as Beetlejuice, Edward Scissorhands, The Nightmare Before Christmas, Sleepy Hollow, Corpse Bride and Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, and for blockbusters such as Pee-wee's Big Adventure, Batman, Batman Returns, Planet of the Apes, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and Alice in Wonderland, his most recent film, that was the second highest-grossing film of 2010 as well as the sixth highest-grossing film of all time. Among Burton's many collaborators are Johnny Depp, who became a close friend since their film together, musician Danny Elfman (who has composed for all but five of the films Burton has directed and/or produced) and domestic partner Helena Bonham Carter
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Born 1958-08-25 (61 years ago) in Burbank, California, USA.
Height 182 centimeters.
|National Board of Review Award for Best Director (Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street)||2007||Sweeny Todd - The demon barber of fleet street|
|Future Film Festival Digital Award (Corpse Bride)||2005||Corpse Bride|
|Hugo Award for Best Dramatic Presentation (Edward Scissorhands)||1991 Hugo Awards||1991||Edward Scissorhands|
|Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Children's Animated Program (Beetlejuice)||17th Daytime Emmy Awards||1990||Beetlejuice|
|Golden Globe Award for Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy (Alice in Wonderland)||68th Golden Globe Awards||2010||Alice i Underlandet|
|Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Director (Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street)||13th Critics' Choice Awards||2007||Sweeny Todd - The demon barber of fleet street|
|Golden Globe Award for Best Director - Motion Picture (Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street)||65th Golden Globe Awards||2007||Sweeny Todd - The demon barber of fleet street|
|Amanda Award for Best Foreign Feature Film (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory)||2006||Kalle och chokladfabriken|
|BAFTA Children's Award for Best Feature Film (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory)||58th British Academy Film Awards||2005||Kalle och chokladfabriken|
|BAFTA Award for Best Direction (Big Fish)||57th British Academy Film Awards||2004||Big Fish|
|David di Donatello for Best Foreign Film (Big Fish)||2004 David di Donatello Awards||2004||Big Fish|
|Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Director (Big Fish)||9th Critics' Choice Awards||2003||Big Fish|
|Saturn Award for Best Director (Mars Attacks!)||1997||Mars Attacks!|
|Golden Globe Award for Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy (Ed Wood)||52nd Golden Globe Awards||1994||Ed Wood|
|Helena Bonham Carter(Sambo: 2001–)||2001||Sambo|
|Lisa Marie(Sambo: 1993–2001)||1993||2001||Sambo|
|Lena Gieseke(Gifta: 1989-02-24–1991-12-31)||1989-02-24||1991-12-31||Gifta|
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