Famous Screenwriters from Mexico

List of notable or famous screenwriters from Mexico, with bios and photos, including the top screenwriters born in Mexico and even some popular screenwriters who immigrated to Mexico. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Mexican screenwriters then this list is the perfect resource for you. These screenwriters are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known screenwriter from Mexico is included when available.

This list has a variety of people, like Louie and Guillermo del Toro, in it.

This historic screenwriters from Mexico list can help answer the questions "Who are some Mexican screenwriters of note?" and "Who are the most famous screenwriters from Mexico?" These prominent screenwriters of Mexico may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Mexican screenwriters.

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    • Birthplace: Tampico, Tamaulipas, Mexico
    José Alejandro Gómez Monteverde (born 13 July 1977) is a Mexican film director. His first film, Bella took top prize at the 2006 Toronto International Film Festival by winning the “People's Choice ...more
    • Birthplace: Mexico City, Mexico
    Alejandro González Iñárritu (; American Spanish: [aleˈxandɾo ɣonˈsales iˈɲaritu]; born 15 August 1963) is a Mexican film director, producer, and screenwriter. He is known for telling international ...more
    • Birthplace: Tocopilla, Chile
    Alejandro Jodorowsky Prullansky (Spanish: [xoðoˈɾofski]; born 17 February 1929) is a Chilean-French filmmaker. Since 1948, Jodorowsky has worked as a novelist, screenwriter, a poet, a playwright, an ...more
  • Alex Reymundo is a Mexican-American comedian and actor, who was featured on the 2007 ALMA Awards.
    • Birthplace: Mexico City, Mexico
    Alfonso Arau Incháustegui (born January 11, 1932) is a Mexican actor and director.
    • Birthplace: Mexico, Mexico City
    Alfonso Cuarón Orozco (US: ; Spanish: [alˈfonso kwaˈɾon] pronunciation ; born 28 November 1961) is a Mexican film director, screenwriter, producer, cinematographer, and editor. His work has received ...more