Awarding winning movie director, writer, and cinematographer, known for directing the initial season from the strike HBO psychological thriller True Detective. The series gained him a Primetime Emmy Prize for Excellent Directing to get a Drama Series. He previously ambitions to be always a pro snowboarder in his youngsters, but turned to film producing in his middle twenties, attending NY University’s Tisch College from the Arts’ graduate film plan. He never completed his degree, rather opting to create Sin Nombre, his 2009 feature film debut. His 2010 version of Jane Eyre, starring Michael Fassbender and Judi Dench, was nominated for an Academy Award for Greatest Achievement in Outfit Design. He was created in Oakland, CA to Anthony Fukunaga, who proved helpful for the College or university of California, Berkley, and Gretchen Grufman, a oral hygienist. He aimed Matthew McConaughey in the award earning first period of Accurate Detective, and remained on as an professional producer for period 2.