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Stephen Daldry


In 1989, Stephen Daldry worked as a freelance reader of unsolicited manuscripts for Literary Manager Nicholas Wright in the Scripts Department at the Royal National Theatre. In July of that year, he directed a Dadaist/expressionist production of "Judgement Day," a play by Odon von Horvath, at the Old Red Lion in London. See full bio »

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Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 37 wins & 35 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Reader
The Reader Director
(2008)
The Hours
The Hours Director
(2002)
Billy Elliot
Billy Elliot Director
(2000)
The Crown
The Crown Producer
(2016-2017)

Filmography

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 2016-2017 The Crown (TV Series) (executive producer - 12 episodes)
- Episode #2.2 (2017) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #2.1 (2017) ... (executive producer)
- Pride & Joy (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Assassins (2016) ... (executive producer)
- Scientia Potentia Est (2016) ... (executive producer)
 2015 Streetkids United II: The Girls From Rio (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2014 What They Left Behind (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2012 Spirit of the Olympics (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2007 Wednesday (Short) (executive producer)
 2006 Unlocked (Short) (executive producer)
 2006 Son of Man (executive producer)
 2005 Guy X (executive producer)
 2004 Mickybo and Me (executive producer)
 2001 Omnibus (TV Series documentary) (co-producer - 1 episode)
- The 'Billy Elliot' Boy (2001) ... (co-producer)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

An Appreciation, "He Was the Best Speaker, the Greatest Company," Published in "The Independent (UK)," 17 January 2009. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 2 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Alternate Names:

Stephen Daldry CBE

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[One afternoon in 1989, in the Scripts Department of the Royal National Theatre, the young Daldry expressed his frustration at trying to find regular work in London] I'm not trendy enough to get a job as a bicycle messenger. See more »

Trivia:

He was awarded the 2009 Tony Award for Director of a Musical for "Billy Elliott" on Broadway in New York City. See more »

Trademark:

Films generally focus on female characters played by well-known actresses (Nicole Kidman in _The Hours_, Kate Winslet in _The Reader_) See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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