|Birth:||(1970-05-25) 25 May 1970|
He followed up with the critically acclaimed horror film The Descent in 2005. Marshall also directed Doomsday in 2008, and wrote and directed Centurion in 2010.
Marshall was born in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. He was first inspired to become a film director when he saw Raiders of the Lost Ark at the age of eleven. He began making home movies using Super 8 mm film, and in 1989, he attended film school at Newcastle Polytechnic (now Northumbria University).
In the next eight years, he worked as a freelance editor. In 1995, he was hired to co-write and edit for director Bharat Nalluri's first film, Killing Time. Marshall continued to write and develop his own projects, directing his first film in 2002, Dog Soldiers, a horror film that became a cult film in the United Kingdom and the United States. In 2005, he followed up with a second horror film, The Descent. With his direction of The Descent, Neil Marshall was identified as a member of the Splat Pack.
|1998||Killing Time||Writer, editor||Co-wrote with Caspar Berry and Fleur Costello|
|2002||Dog Soldiers||Director, writer, editor|
|2005||The Descent||Director, writer||Won British Independent Film Award for Best Director of a British Independent Film and won Saturn Award for Best Horror Film|
|2008||Doomsday||Director, writer, editor|
|2009||The Descent Part 2||Executive producer|
|2012||"Blackwater"||Director||Ninth episode of the second season of Game of Thrones|