Born Name: Christopher James Nolan
Christopher Jonathan James Nolan is a British-American film director, writer and producer. He is best known for directing the psychological thriller Memento and for reviving the Batman film franchise, for which he has received considerable acclaim.
He often collaborates with his brother, screenwriter Jonathan Nolan, and recently with actors Christian Bale and Michael Caine. Nolan is the founder of the production company Syncopy Films and is a dual citizen of the United Kingdom and the United States.