Tommy Wiseau

Poland-born American director, actor, producer and screenwriter

Tommy Wiseau (/ˈwz/)[1] is an American actor and filmmaker. He produced and directed The Room (2003). It has been described by many critics as "one of the worst movies ever made".[2]

Tommy Wiseau
Born (1955-10-03) October 3, 1955 (age 68)
Occupation(s)Actor, filmmaker
Years active2003–present
Notable workThe Room

Wiseau also directed the 2004 documentary Homeless in America and the 2015 sitcom The Neighbors.[3][4]


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  2. Collis, Clark (2008-12-30). "'The Room': Worst movie ever? Don't tell that to its suddenly in-demand star". Archived from the original on 2014-10-06. Retrieved 23 November 2009.
  3. "Shlocking encounter". Archived from the original on 2014-03-30. Retrieved 2017-06-01.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: bot: original URL status unknown (link)
  4. Tommy Wiseau: The Complete Interview(s), The Portland Mercury; accessed June 1, 2017.