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Jez Butterworth

His feature film directorial debut Mojo (1997) starred Ian Hart, Ewen Bremner, Aidan Gillen and Harold Pinter and was officially selected for the 1998 Venice Film Festival. The film was based on his multi award winning stage play of the same name which opened at the Royal Court Theatre in 1995 and was an outstanding critical and public success. ... See full bio »

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 2017 Britannia (TV Series) (filming)
 2015/I Spectre (screenplay)
 2015 Black Mass (screenplay)
 2014 Get on Up (screenplay) / (story)
 2014 Edge of Tomorrow (screenplay)
 2012 The Clear Road Ahead (Short)
 2010 Huge
 2010/I Fair Game (screenplay)
 2007 The Last Legion (screenplay)
 2001 Birthday Girl (written by)
 1997 Mojo (play) / (screenplay)
 1996 Christmas (TV Movie)
 1993 Night of the Golden Brain (TV Movie)
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He was awarded the 1995 London Critics Circle Theatre Award (Drama Theatre) for Most Promising Playwright for Mojo. See more »

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