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Neil Jordan was born on February 25, 1950 in Sligo, Ireland. He is a writer and producer, known for The Crying Game (1992), The End of the Affair (1999) and Michael Collins (1996). He has been married to Brenda Rawn since June 30, 2004. They have two children. He was previously married to Vivienne Shields. See full bio »
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  The Borgias (TV Series) (9 episodes, 2012 - 2013) (written by - 20 episodes, 2011 - 2013)
- The Prince (2013) ... (creator) / (written by)
- The Gunpowder Plot (2013) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Tears of Blood (2013) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Lucrezia's Gambit (2013) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Relics (2013) ... (creator)
 2009 Ondine (written by)
 2005 Breakfast on Pluto (written by)
 2003 The Actors (story)
 2002/I The Good Thief (written by)
 1999 The End of the Affair (screenplay)
 1999 In Dreams (screenplay)
 1997 The Butcher Boy (screenplay)
 1996 Michael Collins (written by)
 1992 The Crying Game (written by)
 1991 The Miracle (written by)
 1988 High Spirits (written by)
 1986 Mona Lisa (screenplay)
 1984 The Company of Wolves (screenplay)
 1982 Angel (written by)
 1981 Traveller (written by)
 1979 Miracles & Miss Langan (TV Movie)
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Among his literary works should be mentioned his well-received debut, a collection of short stories entitled "Night in Tunisia" (first publ. Dublin: Writers' Cooperative, 1976; repr. London: Hogarth Press, 1989). See more »

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6 Interviews | 5 Articles | See more »


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Films are essentially attempts to disguise one's intentions, or state of mind. It's amazing, because there have been films I made that felt like they were opportunities to not be personal. But then, years later, it shocks me how revealing it is. See more »


Directed 4 actors in Oscar nominated performances: Bob Hoskins, Stephen Rea, Jaye Davidson, and Julianne Moore. See more »


Stephen Rea features in many of his films

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I mean this in a respectful way, I'm not a troll ir13373r7h4nu
This man should direct Order of the Phoenix lolerinslacks88
has anyone read his books? jordypoo34
Wish he was making Sweeney Todd and not Burton mp989
Can Somebody Help Me Please? sukhoi_64
Borgia okrim37
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