| Film director|
| February 9, 1975 (age 40) (1975-02-09) San Francisco, California, United States|
Film director, producer, screenwriter, actor
Union College, University of Southern California
Best Sports Movie ESPY Award
We're the Millers, DodgeBall: A True Underdo, Central Intelligence, The Mysteries of Pittsbur, Terry Tate: Office Linebacker
Will Poulter, Jason Sudeikis, Ed Helms, Steve Faber, Kathryn Hahn
Rawson Marshall Thurber Wikipedia
Rawson Marshall Thurber (born February 9, 1975) is an American director, producer, screenwriter, and actor.
Thurber was born in San Francisco, California on February 9, 1975. He is the son of multimillionaire attorney, real estate professional, and inspirational speaker Marshall Thurber. Thurber is a 1997 graduate of Union College (Schenectady, New York), where he was a member of Delta Upsilon fraternity and played wide receiver on the football team for two years. He is also a graduate of the Peter Stark Producing Program at USC.
He worked as an assistant to screenwriter John August, beginning with the television program D.C. In 2002, he wrote and directed the original Terry Tate: Office Linebacker commercials for Reebok. In 2004, he wrote and directed the hit comedy film, DodgeBall: A True Underdog Story. In January 2006, he signed on to write and direct a Magnum P.I. feature film, which is still in pre-production. He also wrote and directed the film version of Michael Chabon's novel The Mysteries of Pittsburgh, that was released in 2008.
Thurber directed the 2013 hit We're the Millers which starred Jason Sudekis and Jennifer Aniston. In June 2014 he was rumored to replace Edgar Wright to direct Ant-Man, but later turned the job down.
Thurber is attached make a new original film entitled Skyscraper, starring Dwayne Johnson and produced by Legendary Pictures and will be released through Universal Pictures.
Thurber won an auction in 2017 to appear in Madden NFL 18.Films