Leigh Whannell

Leigh Whannell


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 17-01-1977
  • Gender: Male
  • Place of Birth: Melbourne, Australia
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  • Popularity: 2.78
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Leigh Whannell (born January 17, 1977) is an Australian screenwriter, producer, director and actor who has primarily worked in the horror genre. He is best known for co-creating the "Saw" and "Insidious" franchises with James Wan.




Year Movie Character
2008 Doggie Heaven (Woof!)
2003 Saw as David
2004 Saw as Adam Faulkner-Stanheight
2008 Dying Breed as Matt
2002 The PhanDom Menace as Himself
2018 Insidious: The Last Key as Specs
2015 Game Changer: The Legacy of Saw as Himself
2012 The Debt Collector as Donovan
2009 The Last Supper as Phillip
2011 Dick Elves as Larry
2014 The Mule as Gavin Ellis
2015 Insidious: Chapter 3 as Specs
2010 Insidious as Specs
2013 The Pardon as Clement Moss
2014 Cooties as Doug
1970 Insidious: Chapter 5 as Specs
2013 Insidious: Chapter 2 as Specs
2006 Saw III as Adam
2000 Stygian as Clown / Punk Kid
2017 Keep Watching as Matt
2013 Crush as David
2017 The Bye Bye Man as Larry Redmon
2018 Aquaman as Cargo Pilot
2015 Lavalantula as Darren
2007 Death Sentence as Spink
2017 78/52 as Himself
2005 Saw II as Adam Stanheight (voice) (uncredited)
2010 Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole as Jatt (voice)
2013 Raze as Security Guard
2004 One Perfect Day as Chris
2010 Saw 3D as Adam Stanheight (archive footage) (uncredited)
2003 The Matrix Reloaded as Axel
2008 Not Quite Hollywood
2017 Jigsaw
2015 Game Changer: The Legacy of Saw
2015 Insidious: Chapter 3
2018 Upgrade
2020 The Invisible Man
1970 Wolfman
2007 Saw IV
2010 Saw 3D
2014 Cooties
2005 Saw II
2017 Jigsaw
2018 Upgrade
2018 Insidious: The Last Key
2021 Spiral: From the Book of Saw
2020 The Invisible Man
2006 Saw III
2009 Saw VI
2008 Saw V
1970 Insidious: Chapter 5
2005 Saw II
2006 Saw III
2004 Saw
2010 Insidious
2013 Insidious: Chapter 2
2013 Insidious: Chapter 2
2013 Insidious: Chapter 2
2003 Saw
2014 The Mule
2007 Dead Silence
2015 Insidious: Chapter 3
2015 Insidious: Chapter 3
2014 Cooties
2014 Cooties
2004 Saw
2018 Insidious: The Last Key
2018 Home Shopper
2018 Upgrade
2020 The Invisible Man
2006 The Scott Tibbs Documentary
1970 Wolfman
2006 Saw III
1970 Insidious: Chapter 5
2008 Doggie Heaven (Woof!)
2005 Saw: Rebirth

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