Jon is an actor, writer, producer, and director of both independent and blockbuster films. He first established himself as a writer with the acclaimed comedy Swingers, which he also starred in and co-produced. Most recently, he directed and produced Disney’s live-action box office smash The Jungle Book. As an integral part of the formation and expansion of the Marvel Universe, Favreau directed Iron Man and Iron Man 2, and served as an executive producer on Iron Man 3, The Avengers and Avengers: Age of Ultron.
In addition to feature films, Favreau is currently working in the world of Virtual Reality. His latest project is Gnomes & Goblins, an interactive Virtual Reality experience set in the world of an enchanted forest.