Rian Johnson (born 12/17/73) is an American film and television director, producer, and writer known for creating films such as Looper. He seems to often cast Joseph Gordon-Levitt for roles, even if it is just for a cameo appearance. He is also known for directing a trio of Breaking Bad episodes, one of them being "Ozymandias", which has been hailed by critics and audiences as one of the greatest episodes of television ever made.He is One of Us, since apparently he likes Game of Thrones, and is interested in working on Doctor Who. He has since become a Promoted Fanboy, directing the upcoming Star Wars Episode VIII
- Brick (2005)
- The Brothers Bloom (2008)
- Breaking Bad (2010, "Fly"; 2012, "Fifty-One"; 2013, "Ozymandias")
- Terriers (2010, "Manifest Destiny")
- Looper (2012)
- Star Wars Episode VIII (2017)
Tropes applied to himself include:
- Adorkable: In addition to being One of Us.
- My Nayme Is: Rian Johnson. It's pronounced the same as "Ryan."
- One of Us: As previously stated.
- Production Posse: With Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Noah Segan, producers James D. Stern and Ram Bergman, cinematographer Steve Yedlin, and composer Nathan Johnson (they are cousins).