Fast Facts

  • Was the youngest student ever to receive a BA in Film and Literature from the University of Warwick.
  • Wrote and directed Jude Law's feature-film debut, Shopping, in 1994.
  • Met his wife, actress Milla Jovovich, while making the 2002 action-horror film Resident Evil.


  • 2004, Genie Awards — Golden Reel Award: Winner


  • Ever Gabo Anderson — Daughter
  • Milla Jovovich — Wife
  • Dashiel Edan Jovovich-Anderson — Daughter


  • University of Warwick, Coventry, England (BA in Film and Literature)


  • Birth Name: Paul William Scott Anderson
  • Birth Place: Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, England
  • Birthday: March 4, 1965, Pisces
  • Profession: Director, Producer, Screenwriter