Terry Rossio

Writer, Director, Editor

Writer, Director, Editor


Terry Rossio was born on July 2, 1960 in Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA. He is a writer, known for Aladdin (1992), Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003) and Shrek (2001).
Birth date
1960-07-02
Awards
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 15 wins & 12 nominations.

Known For


Aladdin
Aladdin
Writer (1992)
Shrek
Shrek
Writer (2001)
Deja Vu
Deja Vu
Writer (2006)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
WriterJonny Quest
(screenplay) (announced)
WriterUntitled Pirates of the Caribbean Project
(characters) (announced)
WriterThe Amazing Maurice
(pre-production)
WriterGodzilla vs. Kong
(story by) (completed)
2021
WriterThoughts and Prayers
(Short)
2019
WriterShrek Retold
(based on the 2001 animated film "Shrek" animation screenplay by)
2018
WriterLaboratory Conditions
(Short) (writer)
2017
WriterPirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales
(based on characters created by) / (story by)
2017
WriterPolyamorous
(Video)
2016
WriterThe Twenty-Eight Hits for Laughs 1st Season
(Video short) (characters - uncredited)
2014
WriterShrek the Musical
(based on the movie "Shrek" written by - uncredited)
2013
WriterThe Lone Ranger
(screen story) / (screenplay)
2013
WriterLovestruck: The Musical
(TV Movie)
2013
WriterCaptain Jokes Parrot's Adventures
(TV Mini-Series) (characters - 4 episodes) - Special Episode (2013) ... (characters - uncredited) - Pilot (2013) ... (characters - uncredited) - Commedia dell'Arte (2013) ... (characters - uncredited) - Enter in His World (2013) ... (characters - uncredited)
2013
WriterFunny Show Part Two: The Video - Movie
(Video) (characters - uncredited)
2012
WriterShrek's Thrilling Tales
(Video short) (based on the characters created by: Shrek - uncredited)
2012
WriterFunny Show Presents
(TV Series documentary) (characters - 1 episode) - Captain Jokes Parrot (2012) ... (characters - uncredited)
2012
WriterThe Twenty-Eight Hits for Laughs
(TV Series) (characters - 2 episodes) - 7. Special Place: Mentioned Areallyman007's Videos I (2012) ... (characters - uncredited) - Captain Jack Sparrow Mentioned Areallyman007's Videos (2011) ... (characters - uncredited)
2011-2012
WriterPirates of the Caribbean: Tales of the Code: Wedlocked
(Short) (based on characters created by) / (written by)
2011
WriterLego Pirates of the Caribbean: The Video Game
(Video Game) (characters)
2011
WriterPirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides
(characters) / (screen story) / (screenplay)
2011
WriterTurbo Dates
(TV Series) (11 episodes, 2009 - 2011) (screenplay - 3 episodes, 2008) (story - 2 episodes, 2008) - Time Stands Still (2011) - Chemistry (2011) - Emotional Baggage (2009) - Potion (2008) ... (screenplay) / (story) - White Dress Show all 14 episodes
WriterShrek's Yule Log
(Short) (based on the characters created by - uncredited)
2010
WriterDonkey's Christmas Shrektacular
(Short) (based on the characters created by - uncredited)
2010
WriterScared Shrekless
(TV Short) (based on the characters created by - uncredited)
2010
WriterShrek Forever After
(based on the characters created by - uncredited)
2010
WriterLaundry
(Short) (written by)
2009/V
WriterPirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest: Liar's Dice
(Video Game) (characters)
2007
WriterNational Treasure: Book of Secrets
(story)
2007
WriterShrek the Halls
(TV Short) (based on the characters created by - uncredited)
2007
WriterPirates of the Caribbean: At World's End
(characters) / (written by)
2007
WriterShrek the Third
(characters - uncredited)
2007
WriterDeja Vu
(written by)
2006
WriterPirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest
(characters) / (written by)
2006
WriterThe Legend of Zorro
(story)
2005
WriterFar Far Away Idol
(Video short) (based on the characters created by - uncredited)
2004
WriterSpirit of the Ride
(Video documentary) (screen story)
2004
WriterShrek 2
(based on the characters created by - uncredited)
2004
WriterDiary of a Producer
(Video short) (screen story)
2003
WriterPirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl
(screen story) / (screenplay)
2003
WriterShrek 4-D
(Video short) (based on the characters created by - uncredited)
2003
WriterTreasure Planet
(Video Game) (based on story by)
2002
WriterTreasure Planet
(animation story by)
2002
WriterMickey's Magical Christmas: Snowed in at the House of Mouse
(Video) (written by)
2001
WriterShrek in the Swamp Karaoke Dance Party
(Video short) (based on the characters created by - uncredited)
2001
WriterShrek
(written by)
2001
WriterAladdin in Nasira's Revenge
(Video Game) (based on the characters created by - uncredited)
2000
WriterThe Road to El Dorado
(screenplay)
2000
WriterSmall Soldiers
(written by)
1998
WriterThe Mask of Zorro
(screenplay) / (story)
1998
WriterGodzilla
(story - credit only)
1998/I
WriterSteven Spielberg's Director's Chair
(Video Game)
1996
WriterAladdin and the King of Thieves
(Video) (characters - uncredited)
1996
WriterAladdin
(TV Series) (characters - 86 episodes) - The Great Rift (1995) ... (characters - uncredited) - The Shadow Knows (1995) ... (characters - uncredited) - The Ethereal (1995) ... (characters - uncredited) - Two to Tangle (1995) ... (characters - uncredited) - While the City Snoozes (1995) ... (characters - uncredited) Show all 86 episodes
1994-1995
WriterThe Puppet Masters
(screenplay)
1994
WriterThe Return of Jafar
(Video) (based on the characters from "Aladdin" created by - uncredited)
1994
WriterDisney Sing-Along-Songs: Friend Like Me
(Video short) (screenplay by: "Aladdin" - uncredited)
1993
WriterAladdin
(screenplay by)
1992
WriterLittle Monsters
(written by)
1989
RoleTitleYear
DirectorTurbo Dates
(TV Series) (12 episodes) - Peas in a Pod (2011) - Emotional Baggage (2009) - Potion (2008) - Peas in a Pod - White Dress Show all 12 episodes
2008-2011
RoleTitleYear
EditorTurbo Dates
(TV Series) (11 episodes) - Time Stands Still (2011) - Peas in a Pod (2011) - Chemistry (2011) - Emotional Baggage (2009) - The Glass Ring Show all 11 episodes
2009-2011
RoleTitleYear
ProducerPirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales
(executive producer)
2017
ProducerThe Lone Ranger
(executive producer)
2013
ProducerPirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides
(executive producer)
2011
ProducerThe Death of Toys
(Short) (associate producer)
2010
ProducerG-Force
(associate producer)
2009
ProducerLaundry
(Short) (executive producer)
2009/V
ProducerInvocation, Kumbha Mela
(Documentary) (executive producer)
2008
ProducerDeja Vu
(executive producer)
2006
ProducerShrek
(co-producer)
2001
RoleTitleYear
Miscellaneous CrewAladdin
(based on: Disney's Aladdin, screenplay by)
2019
Miscellaneous CrewShrek 2
(creative consultant)
2004
Miscellaneous CrewSinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas
(creative consultant)
2003
Miscellaneous CrewAntz
(creative consultant) / (story consultant)
1998
RoleTitleYear
SoundtrackPirates of the Caribbean: At World's End
(lyrics: "Hoist the Colours")
2007
RoleTitleYear
ThanksHang Time
(thanks)
2019
ThanksThe Twenty-Eight Hits for Laughs 11th Season
(Video short) (very special thanks)
2017
ThanksCaptain Jokes Parrot's Disaster of the Caribbean
(TV Movie) (grateful acknowledgment)
2017
ThanksBlack Tar Road
(grateful thanks)
2016
ThanksWedding
(Short) (very special thanks)
2015/I
ThanksThe Mourning Hour
(Short) (special thanks)
2014
ThanksCrazy Town
(Short) (very special thanks)
2013
ThanksConversations with Lucifer
(Short) (special thanks)
2011
ThanksBroken Dreams
(Short) (special thanks)
2011
ThanksHookers for Jesus
(Short) (grateful thanks)
2010
ThanksDriven
(Video short) (thanks)
2009/I
ThanksDelroy Kincaid
(Short) (special thanks)
2009
ThanksTossers
(Short) (special thanks)
2008
ThanksBanking on Love
(special thanks)
2008
ThanksChildren of Scum: A Retrospective
(Short) (special thanks)
2007
ThanksThe Cult of Austin Film Festival
(Short) (special thanks)
2006
ThanksQuiet
(Short) (special thanks)
2006
ThanksBlack Sheep
(with thanks to)
2006
ThanksFly on the Wall
(Short) (special thanks)
2006
ThanksWho's on First: The Movie
(Short) (special thanks)
2005
ThanksSleeptalk
(Short) (thanks)
2004
ThanksBelated
(Short) (special thanks)
2004
ThanksViolet's Home
(Short) (special thanks)
2004
RoleTitleYear
SelfConversations with Hollywood
(TV Series) Self - Writing the Hollywood Blockbuster (2011) ... Self
2011
SelfLegends of on Stranger Tides
(Video documentary) Self
2011
SelfThe Tale of the Many Jacks
(Video documentary) Self
2007
SelfAccording to Plan: The Making of 'Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest'
(Video documentary) Self
2006
SelfCharting the Return: Dead Man's Chest
(Video documentary) Self
2006
SelfCreating the Kraken
(Video documentary) Self
2006
SelfNational Treasure: On the Set of American History
(Video short) Self
2005
SelfAn Epic at Sea: The Making of 'Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl'
(Video documentary short) Self
2003
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageL'antre du Mea
(TV Series documentary) Self - Faire un film avec Steven Spielberg - Le Jeu (1996) (2019) ... Self
2019