The Chase – Episode 1
As an action unit director, Jonathan Taylor’s movie credits read like a who’s who of contemporary Hollywood – from Independence Day to Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Die Hard 4.0 to Spiderman III. More recent successes include Iron Man 2 and Captain America: The First Avenger. 2015 saw the long-awaited completion and release of Mission Impossible 5, featuring nail-biting action sequences worthy of any Cruise carried movie.
Directors such as Tim Burton, Sam Raimi, Roland Emmerich and Oliver Stone have all come to rely on Jonathan’s innovative approach. His work on The Fast and the Furious revolutionised the movie car chase, and his train sequence in Spiderman 2 is now legendary.
In January 2017 the UK saw the release of Jonathan’s latest action-packed feature, Assassin’s Creed. Its starry cast includes Michael Fassbender, Marion Cotillard and Jeremy Irons. Empire magazine described the action sequences as “top-notch fight work.”
With his brilliant international reputation and colourful portfolio, Jonathan Taylor brings a wealth of unique skill and experience to the world of commercials, most recently directing the fast-paced and thrilling NASCAR social content campaign that mirrored the real events from The Chase 2016 tournament.