Jon Watts

American film director, producer and screenwriter

Jon Watts (born June 28, 1981) is an American movie director, producer and screenwriter. He is best known for directing the Marvel Cinematic Universe superhero movie Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017) and its sequel Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019). He also directed and co-wrote Clown (2014) and Cop Car (2015). He also directed many episodes of the parody television news series Onion News Network.

Jon Watts
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Watts at the 2016 San Diego Comic-Con
Born (1981-06-28) June 28, 1981 (age 40)
OccupationMovie director, producer, screenwriter
Years active2000–present
Spouse(s)Dianne McGunigle

Watts was born in Fountain, Colorado. He is married to Dianne McGunigle.[1]


  1. Yamato, Jen (July 6, 2017). "How Donald Glover wound up in 'Spider-Man: Homecoming,' and what it might mean for an inclusive future". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved February 10, 2020.

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