Justin Lin

Born in October 11th, 1971

From Taipei, Taiwan

Justin Lin Biography

Justin Lin is a Taiwanese-American film director whose films have grossed $2 billion worldwide. He is best known for his work on Better Luck Tomorrow (2002), The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (2006), Fast & Furious (2009), Fast Five (2011), Fast & Furious 6 (2013), F9 (2021), and Star Trek Beyond (2016). He is also known for his work on television shows like Community and the second season of True Detective.

Lin was born in Taipei, Taiwan, and grew up in a working-class neighborhood in Cypress, California, in Orange County. He attended Cypress High School and University of California, San Diego for two years before transferring to UCLA, where he earned a B.A. in Film & Television and a MFA in Film Directing & Production from the UCLA film school.

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Justin Lin Filmography

Fast X Poster
May 19, 2023
F9 Poster
June 25, 2021
50 Years of Star Trek Poster
August 14, 2016
Star Trek Beyond Poster
July 22, 2016
Help Poster
July 29, 2014
Yellow Face Poster
June 8, 2013
Fast & Furious 6 Poster
May 22, 2013