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->''Everybody is waiting for the end to come, but what if it already passed us by? What if the final joke of Judgment Day was that it had already come and gone and we were none the wiser? Apocalypse arrives quietly; the chosen are herded off to heaven, and the rest of us, the ones who failed the test, [[FateWorseThanDeath just keep on going, oblivious.]] Dead already, wandering around long after the gods have stopped keeping score, still optimistic about the future.''
->-'''[[http://www.impulsenine.com/homepage/pages/shortstories/memento_mori.htm Memento Mori]]'''

Jonathan "Jonah" Nolan (born 6 June 1976) is the brother of UsefulNotes/AcademyAward nominee Creator/ChristopherNolan, and a British-American author, scriptwriter, television writer, director, and producer. He [[SiblingTeam often writes]] films with his brother since Jonathan wrote ''Film/ThePrestige'' alongside him in 2006.

!!Works Nolan is creatively involved with:
* ''Film/{{Memento}}'' (2000 - writer of short story used as basis for ''Memento'', ''[[http://www.impulsenine.com/homepage/pages/shortstories/memento_mori.htm Memento Mori]]'')
* ''Film/ThePrestige'' (2006 - co-writer)
* ''Film/TheDarkKnight'' (2008 - co-writer)
* ''Series/PersonOfInterest'' (2011 to 2016 - creator, writer, director, executive producer)
* ''Film/TheDarkKnightRises'' (2012 - co-writer)
* ''Film/{{Interstellar}}'' (2014 - co-writer)
* ''Westworld'' (an HBO drama he co-developed with [[Main/CreatorCouple his wife]] Lisa Joy, based on the film of the same name by [[Creator/MichaelCrichton Michael Crichton]]) (upcoming 2016 - creator, writer, director, executive producer)