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Stephen Daldry

Stephen Daldry was born on May 2, 1961 in Dorset, England as Stephen David Daldry. He is a producer and director, known for The Reader (2008), The Hours (2002) and Billy Elliot (2000). He has been married to Lucy Sexton since October 18, 2001. They have one child. See full bio »
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Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 36 wins & 32 nominations. See more awards »

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He directed Sophie Treadwell's play, "Machinal," in a Royal National Theatre production at the Lyttelton Theatre in London, England with Fiona Shaw, John Woodvine, and Lynn Farleigh in the cast. See more »

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

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Stephen Daldry CBE


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They never met. We shot Meryl first, then Julianne, then Nicole. The first time they got together was on the Oprah Winfrey show and talked about cornflakes. [on 'The Hours'] See more »


He was awarded the Laurence Olivier Theatre Award in 1994 (1993 season) for Best Director of a Play for Machinal at the Royal National Theatre. See more »


Frequently collaborates with screenwriter 'David Hare' See more »

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