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Julius Onah

Director
Biography
Julius Onah is an American-Nigerian film director, screenwriter, and producer. Onah was born in Cross River State, Nigeria, in Okpoma. Adoga Onah, his father, was a diplomat from Nigeria. Before relocating to Arlington County, Virginia, he was raised in the Philippines, Nigeria, Togo, and the United Kingdom. After graduating from Arlington, Virginia's Washington-Lee High School, Onah went on to get a bachelor's degree in drama from Middletown, Connecticut's Wesleyan University. He earned an M.F.A. from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts' graduate film course, where he also qualified as a Dean's Fellow. Additionally, he has been awarded the esteemed Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship. He has directed some feature films, including The Cloverfield Paradox (2018), Luce (2019), and Captain America: Brave New World (2025).

Personal Info

Occupation Director
Place of Birth Makurdi, Nigeria
Birthday 1983-02-10

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Filmography by Year

1
2019
1
2018
1
2015
1
2012
1
2010
2
2008
2
2007
1
2005
1
2004

Filmography by Genre

Action
2
Drama
2
Thriller
2
Horror
1
Science Fiction
1
Crime
1
Family
1