Guillermo del Toro Gómez is a Mexican film director, screenwriter, producer, and novelist.
In his filmmaking career, del Toro has alternated between Spanish-language dark fantasy pieces, such as the gothic horror film The Devil's Backbone and Pan's Labyrinth, and more mainstream American action movies, such as the vampire superhero action film Blade II, the supernatural superhero film Hellboy, its sequel Hellboy II: The Golden Army, and the science fiction monster film Pacific Rim.
In addition to his directing works, del Toro is a prolific producer, his producing works including acclaimed and/or successful films such as The Orphanage, Julia's Eyes, Biutiful, Kung Fu Panda 2, Puss in Boots, and Mama.
He was originally chosen by Peter Jackson to direct The Hobbit films; he left the project due to production problems but was still credited as co-writer for his numerous contributions to the script.
Del Toro's work is characterised by a strong connection to fairy tales and horror, with an effort to infuse visual or poetic beauty.
He has a lifelong fascination with monsters, which he considers symbols of great power.
Guillermo del Toro has a new film coming out.
Hitting theaters in December, his film is "The Shape of Water."
It stars Sally Hawkins and Michael Shannon.
The movie is about a mute, isolated woman.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
Guillermo del Toro has a new film coming out. Hitting theaters in December, his film is "The Shape of Water." It stars Sally Hawkins and Michael Shannon. The movie is about a mute, isolated woman who.. Source: Wochit Entertainment -
Breaking! The first-look of David Harbour's Hellboy is here. If you were wondering how the Stranger Things star would look as the devilish hero, then you don't have to wait any more. A picture of the.. Source: Wochit Entertainment -
While chatting with Yahoo at the Toronto International Film Festival recently, actress Selma Blair, who appeared in the first two 'Hellboy' movies, says she wouldn’t have signed to on the franchise's.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
"Pan's Labyrinth" director Guillermo del Toro is at it again with "The Shape of Water." The film is set inside a 1960's government laboratory and explores the curious relationship between an amphibious.. USATODAY.com
Lionsgate has set a release date for its upcoming reboot of Hellboy: January 11th, 2019. It also released an image showing off Stranger Things star David Harbour as the film’s titular demonic.. The Verge
It's a tale as old as time: Girl meets mer-boy, girl falls in love with mer-boy, girl has to save mer-boy from a sadistic Michael Shannon.
... Okay, on second thought, maybe this story isn't such a.. Mashable
Toronto Mayor John Tory had just introduced Guillermo del Toro’s lush movie monster love story “The Shape of Water” at its Toronto International Film Festival premiere, ending with a couple of.. L.A. Times