Leigh Whannell Overview

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Born: January 17, 1977

Born in Melbourne, Australia, Leigh Whannell met James Wan when they were Media Arts/Filmmaking students at the Melbourne Institute of Technology. They became the best of friends and hoped one day to make a film together. In the meantime, Whannell landed an on air job as a movie reviewer from 1997 to 1998 on the Australian Broadcasting Network series Recovery, then as a reporter for ABC's show In Entertainment. His duties included interviewing Hollywood stars and directors who were promoting... See All


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