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Bill Condon

Bill Condon was born on October 22, 1955 in New York City, New York, USA as William Condon. He is a director and writer, known for Dreamgirls (2006), Kinsey (2004) and Gods and Monsters (1998). See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 18 wins & 36 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 Mr. Holmes
 2011 Tilda (TV Movie)
 2010 The Big C (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Pilot (2010)
 2006 Dreamgirls
 2004 Kinsey
 2000 The Others (TV Series) (1 episode)
- 1112 (2000)
 1994 The Man Who Wouldn't Die (TV Movie)
 1993 Deadly Relations (TV Movie)
 1991 Dead in the Water (TV Movie)
 1991 White Lie (TV Movie)
 1991 Murder 101 (TV Movie)
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William Condon


5' 5" (1.65 m)

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"You can imagine that a story that is so much about sex could be much more confrontational. What I wanted to do was create something that was more gentle and done in a classical Hollywood style, which would be true to the period in which it's taking place. You get pretty pictures of Midwestern life in the '30s and '40s, and then, suddenly, there's a clinical close-up of a vagina and a penis -- ... See more »


Directed 5 different performers in Oscar-nominated performances: Lynn Redgrave, Ian McKellen, Laura Linney, Eddie Murphy and Jennifer Hudson. Hudson won for Dreamgirls (2006). See more »

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