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Anthony Russo is an American film and television director, best known for his work on the Marvel Cinematic Universe films. He and his brother, Joe Russo, have directed four films in the franchise, including two of the highest-grossing films of all time, Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame.

Born in Cleveland, Ohio, in 1970, Anthony Russo began his career directing episodes of the television series Arrested Development and Community. He made his feature film debut with the 2004 comedy Welcome to Collinwood. He and Joe Russo went on to co-direct the 2006 film You, Me and Dupree and the 2013 film Captain America: The Winter Soldier.

The Russos have been praised for their work on the Marvel films, which have grossed billions of dollars at the box office. In addition to directing, they also serve as executive producers on the television series The Falcon and the Winter Soldier.

Anthony Russo is married to television producer Angela Russo-Otstot. They have two children together.

Net worth: $100 million (estimated)

Salary: $20 million (estimated)

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ProfessionFilm director, Film producer, Screenwriter, Television Director, Television producer


SiblingsJoe Russo, Angela Russo-Ostot


AwardsPrimetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series
NominationsHugo Award for Best Dramatic Presentation, Long Form, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Directing in a Motion Picture
MoviesCaptain America: Civil War, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Avengers: Infinity War, You, Me and Dupree, Welcome to Collinwood, Untitled Avengers film, A Merry Friggin' Christmas, Courtroom K, Carfuckers, The Council of Dads, Untitled Family Pilot, Pieces, Most Likely to Succeed, Dad Can't Lose

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1[on their first meeting with Marvel to discuss Captain America] The very first meeting we ever had with Marvel, when we came in to ask about Captain America: The Winter Soldier for the very first time, we asked them, 'Did you guys enhance Evans when he came out of that pod in The First Avenger?' And they were like, 'No. We swear to god, we didn't touch him. That's all Chris Evans.


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Dizzy Pursuit2017executive producer post-production
The WarriorsTV Series executive producer / producer pre-production
Untitled Ghostbusters Projectproducer announced
Not Safe for Work2015TV Movie executive producer
A Merry Friggin' Christmas2014executive producer
Animal Practice2012TV Series executive producer - 6 episodes
MotherLover2012TV Series executive producer - 6 episodes
Ground Game2012TV Mini-Series executive producer
BFFs2012TV Series short executive producer - 6 episodes
Community2009-2012TV Series executive producer - 47 episodes
Happy Endings2011-2012TV Series executive producer - 21 episodes
Leader of the Pack2012Short executive producer
12 Angry Bros2012Short executive producer
Donkey Punch2009Short executive producer
Carpoolers2007TV Series executive producer - 1 episode
Crashing2007executive producer
What About Brian2006TV Series executive producer
LAX2004-2005TV Series co-executive producer - 10 episodes
The Kiss2001Short producer


Untitled Avengers Movie2019pre-production
Avengers: Infinity War2018filming
Captain America: Civil War2016
Captain America: The Winter Soldier2014
Animal Practice2012TV Series 2 episodes
Community2009-2011TV Series 14 episodes
Happy Endings2011TV Series 4 episodes
The Council of Dads2011TV Movie
Running Wilde2010TV Series 1 episode
Untitled Family Pilot2009TV Movie
Carpoolers2007-2008TV Series 3 episodes
Courtroom K2008TV Movie
You, Me and Dupree2006
What About Brian2006TV Series 2 episodes
Arrested Development2003-2005TV Series 5 episodes
LAX2004TV Series 3 episodes
Lucky2003TV Series 2 episodes
Welcome to Collinwood2002
The Kiss2001Short
L.A.X. 21941994TV Movie


The WarriorsTV Series pre-production
Square One2008Short written by
Welcome to Collinwood2002screenplay
The Kiss2001Short written by




Marvel Studios: Assembling a Universe2014TV Movie documentary thanks


Captain America: The Road to Civil War2016Video documentary shortHimself
Iron Man: The Road to Civil War2016Video documentaryHimself
United We Stand, Divided We Fall: The Making of 'Captain America: Civil War'2016Video documentaryHimself
Collider Heroes2016TV SeriesHimself
Film HQ2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Made in Hollywood2014-2016TV SeriesHimself
All Access Pass2016TV SeriesHimself
Captain America: On Set with Anthony Mackie Cut the Check!2014Video shortHimself
On the Frontline: An Inside Look at Captain America's Battlegrounds2014Video shortHimself
D.I.Y.2014Documentary shortHimself
The Arrested Development Documentary Project2013DocumentaryHimself
Kingdom Come2011DocumentaryHimself
Kennwort Kino2007TV Series documentaryHimself
The 57th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards2005TV SpecialHimself
The 56th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards2004TV SpecialHimself - Co-Winner: Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series


Won Awards

2014Flicker AwardMatchflick Flicker AwardsBest Superhero FilmCaptain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)
2012OFTA Television AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Direction in a Comedy SeriesCommunity (2009)
2004Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Directing for a Comedy SeriesArrested Development (2003)

Nominated Awards

2015Saturn AwardAcademy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USABest DirectorCaptain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)
2015HugoHugo AwardsBest Dramatic Presentation - Long FormCaptain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)
2012OFTA Television AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Direction in a Comedy SeriesHappy Endings (2011)
2004Gold Derby TV AwardGold Derby AwardsEpisode of the YearArrested Development (2003)
2003OFTA Television AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Direction in a Comedy SeriesArrested Development (2003)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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