Lana Wachowski

Writer, Producer, Director

Writer, Producer, Director


Lana Wachowski and her sister Lilly Wachowski, also known as the Wachowskis, are the duo behind such ground-breaking movies as The Matrix (1999) and Cloud Atlas (2012). Born to mother Lynne, a nurse, and father Ron, a businessman of Polish descent, Wachowski grew up in Chicago and formed a tight creative relationship with her sister Lilly. After ...
Birth date
1965-06-21
Awards
12 wins & 25 nominations.
Height
5' 10½" (1.79 m)

Known For


The Matrix
The Matrix
Writer (1999)
Bound
Bound
Writer (1996)
Cloud Atlas
Cloud Atlas
Writer (2012)
The Matrix Reloaded
The Matrix Reloaded
Writer (2003)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
WriterThe Matrix 4
(post-production)
2021
WriterA Fandemic: 50 Fans Celebrate 50 Years of Cinema
(characters)
2021
WriterSense8
(TV Series) (created by - 24 episodes, 2015 - 2018) (written by - 24 episodes, 2015 - 2018) - Amor Vincit Omnia (2018) ... (creator) / (written by) - You Want a War? (2017) ... (creator - as The Wachowskis) / (written by) - What Family Actually Means (2017) ... (creator - as The Wachowskis) / (written by) - If All the World's a Stage, Identity Is Nothing But a Costume (2017) ... (creator - as The Wachowskis) / (written by) - All I Want Right Now Is One More Bullet (2017) ... (creator - as The Wachowskis) / (written by) Show all 24 episodes
WriterThe Matrix
(Short)
2016
WriterJupiter Ascending
(written by - as The Wachowskis)
2015
WriterCloud Atlas
(written for the screen by)
2012
WriterCR: Enter the Matrix
(Video Game)
2009
WriterSpeed Racer
(written by - as The Wachowski Brothers)
2008
WriterV for Vendetta
(screenplay - as The Wachowski Brothers)
2005
WriterThe Matrix: Path of Neo
(Video Game) (as The Wachowski Brothers)
2005
WriterThe Matrix Online
(Video Game) (characters - as Larry Wachowski)
2005
WriterThe Matrix Revolutions
(characters - as The Wachowski Brothers) / (written by - as The Wachowski Brothers)
2003
WriterKid's Story
(Short) (story - as Larry Wachowski)
2003
WriterThe Second Renaissance Part II
(Short) (as Larry Wachowski)
2003
WriterEnter the Matrix
(Video Game) (written by - as The Wachowski Brothers)
2003
WriterThe Matrix Reloaded
(characters - as The Wachowski Brothers) / (written by - as The Wachowski Brothers)
2003
WriterThe Animatrix
(Video) (screenplay "The Matrix" - as The Wachowski Brothers) / (written by - segments "The Final Flight of the Osiris", "The Second Renaissance Part I", "The Second Renaissance Part II", "Kid's Story", as Larry Wachowski)
2003
WriterFinal Flight of the Osiris
(Short) (written by - as Larry Wachowski)
2003
WriterThe Second Renaissance Part I
(Short) (written by - as Larry Wachowski)
2003
WriterThe Matrix
(written by - as The Wachowski Brothers)
1999
WriterBound
(written by - as The Wachowski Brothers)
1996
WriterAssassins
(screenplay - as Larry Wachowski) / (story - as Larry Wachowski)
1995
RoleTitleYear
ProducerThe Matrix 4
(producer) (post-production)
2021
ProducerSense8
(TV Series) (executive producer - 24 episodes) - Amor Vincit Omnia (2018) ... (executive producer - showrunner) - You Want a War? (2017) ... (executive producer - showrunner) - What Family Actually Means (2017) ... (executive producer - showrunner) - If All the World's a Stage, Identity Is Nothing But a Costume (2017) ... (executive producer - showrunner) - All I Want Right Now Is One More Bullet (2017) ... (executive producer - showrunner) Show all 24 episodes
2015-2018
ProducerJupiter Ascending
(producer - produced by)
2015
ProducerGoogle Me Love
(Short) (executive producer)
2013
ProducerCloud Atlas
(producer - produced by)
2012
ProducerNinja Assassin
(producer - as Larry Wachowski, produced by)
2009
ProducerSpeed Racer
(producer - as Larry Wachowski)
2008
ProducerV for Vendetta
(producer - as Larry Wachowski)
2005
ProducerThe Matrix Revolutions
(executive producer - as Larry Wachowski)
2003
ProducerThe Matrix Reloaded
(executive producer - as Larry Wachowski)
2003
ProducerThe Animatrix
(Video) (producer - as Larry Wachowski)
2003
ProducerThe Matrix Revisited
(Video documentary) (executive producer - as Larry Wachowski)
2001
ProducerThe Matrix
(executive producer - as Larry Wachowski)
1999
ProducerBound
(executive producer - as Larry Wachowski)
1996
RoleTitleYear
DirectorThe Matrix 4
(post-production)
2021
DirectorSense8
(TV Series) (14 episodes) - Amor Vincit Omnia (2018) - You Want a War? (2017) - What Family Actually Means (2017) - Isolated Above, Connected Below (2017) - Obligate Mutualisms (2017) Show all 14 episodes
2015-2018
DirectorSense8: Creating the World
(TV Movie documentary)
2015
DirectorJupiter Ascending
(as The Wachowskis, directed by)
2015
DirectorCloud Atlas2012
DirectorSpeed Racer
(as The Wachowski Brothers)
2008
DirectorThe Matrix: Path of Neo
(Video Game) (as Larry Wachowski)
2005
DirectorThe Matrix Online
(Video Game) (as The Wachowski Brothers)
2005
DirectorThe Matrix Revolutions
(as The Wachowski Brothers)
2003
DirectorEnter the Matrix
(Video Game) (as The Wachowski Brothers)
2003
DirectorThe Matrix Reloaded
(as The Wachowski Brothers)
2003
DirectorThe Matrix
(as The Wachowski Brothers)
1999
DirectorBound
(as The Wachowski Brothers)
1996
RoleTitleYear
ActressSense8
(TV Series) French Wedding Guest - Amor Vincit Omnia (2018) ... French Wedding Guest (uncredited)
2018
ActressThe Matrix: Path of Neo
(Video Game) Larry Wachowski (voice, uncredited)
2005
RoleTitleYear
Production designerEnter the Matrix
(Video Game)
2003
RoleTitleYear
ThanksJesus Holly Christ, A Slutty Second Coming
(Short) (special thanks)
2020
ThanksParadox
(special thanks)
2018/II
ThanksA Hologram for the King
(Tom Tykwer wishes to thank)
2016
ThanksThe Danish Girl
(thanks)
2015
ThanksLove of My Life
(dedicatee)
2013
ThanksThe Raven
(the producers wish to thank - as Lana & Andy)
2012/I
ThanksWonderland
(acknowledgment to the works of)
2011
Thanks2038: The Future of Them
(Short) (dedicatee - as Larry Wachowski)
2008
ThanksReturn to Source: Philosophy & The Matrix
(Video documentary) (thanks - as Larry Wachowski)
2004
ThanksThe Burly Man Chronicles
(Video documentary) (thanks - as Larry Wachowski)
2004
ThanksThe Hard Problem: The Science Behind the Fiction
(Video documentary) (thanks - as Larry Wachowski)
2004
ThanksThe Matrix Recalibrated
(Video documentary short) (special thanks - as Larry Wachowski)
2004
ThanksCrash Course
(Video documentary short) (special thanks - as Larry Wachowski)
2003
ThanksScrolls to Screen: A Brief History of Anime
(Video documentary short) (special thanks - as Larry Wachowski)
2003
RoleTitleYear
Self#HappyBirthdaySense8
(Short) Self
2017
SelfSense8: Creating the World
(TV Movie documentary) Self
2015
SelfSide by Side Extra: Volume Four
(Documentary) Self
2014
SelfVivir de cine
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.18 (2013) ... Self
2013
SelfJanela Indiscreta
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.144 (2012) ... Self
2012
SelfSide by Side
(Documentary) Self
2012
SelfThe Matrix Reloaded Revisited
(Documentary) Self (as Larry Wachowski)
2004
SelfThe Burly Man Chronicles
(Video documentary) Self (as Larry Wachowski)
2004
SelfExecutions: The Making of 'The Animatrix'
(Video documentary) Self
2003
SelfBehind 'The Matrix'
(Video short) Self
2001
SelfThe Matrix Revisited
(Video documentary) Self / Director (as Larry Wachowski)
2001
SelfThe Matrix Revisited: What Is to Come?
(Video documentary short) Self
2001
SelfMaking 'The Matrix'
(TV Movie documentary) Self (as Larry Wachowski)
1999
SelfThe Matrix: Follow the White Rabbit
(Video documentary short) Self
1999
SelfHBO First Look
(TV Series documentary short) Self - The Making of 'The Matrix' (1999) ... Self (as Larry Wachowski)
1999
SelfThe Matrix: The Movie Special
(TV Movie) Self (as Larry Wachowski)
1999
SelfIndependents' days
(Documentary short) Self (as Larry Wachowski)
1997
SelfThe Movie Show
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 19 March 1997 (1997) ... Self (as Larry Wachowski)
1997
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageUnknown Movies
(TV Series) Self - The Wolfpack (2017) ... Self
2017