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American film director, film producer, writer and artist

  • Timothy Walter "Tim" Burton was born on August 25, 1958.
  • Burton is known for his collaborations and works on multiple films with his film partners.
  • His 'Alice in Wonderland' was the second-highest-grossing film of 2010 and is the tenth-highest-grossing film of all time.
  • He used to make short films in his backyard on Evergreen Street as a pre-teen.
  • He is an introspective person and was busy with painting, drawing and watching films.
  • After graduation, he attended the California Institute of the Arts to study character animation.
  • Impressed with his works, Walt Disney Productions' animation studio offered him an apprenticeship at their studio.
  • He made his first short, Vincent, a six-minute black-and-white stop motion film in 1982.
  • His first big budget film is the Batman.
  • His Planet of the Apes was a commercial success and grossed $68 million in its opening weekend.
  • "Bones" (2006) is the only music video directed by him.
  • He was married to Lena Gieseke, a German-born artist, for two years. Later he left to live with model and actress Lisa Marie.
  • He left Marie for English actress Helena Bonham Carter.
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