STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 565 this week

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 »

"American Gods" Stars Reflect on Show's Wide Appeal

The cast of "American Gods" chat with Kevin Smith on IMDb LIVE at NY Comic Con about the show's success and how the series will continue to veer creatively from Neil Gaiman's source material.

Watch the video

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 24 people
created 16 Dec 2010
 
a list of 25 people
created 11 Dec 2011
 
a list of 24 people
created 24 Oct 2012
 
a list of 31 people
created 10 Feb 2015
 
a list of 24 people
created 11 Sep 2015
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Stephen Daldry's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 37 wins & 39 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Reader
The Reader Director
(2008)
The Hours
The Hours Director
(2002)
Billy Elliot
Billy Elliot Director
(2000)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Producer (14 credits)
 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)
Show Show Director (11 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (4 credits)
Show Show Thanks (9 credits)
Show Show Self (37 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (6 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

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' 1" (1.86 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

"What's so funny is when people say, 'Oh, does that mean you're not gay anymore?' And you go, 'Oh, give me a break. What do you mean?' We wanted to have kids! We thought we'd get married and have kids. We're allowed to do everything. I refuse to be boxed in to the idea that 'Oh, no, I can't have kids 'cause I'm gay.' I can have kids if I'm gay. And I can also get married and have a fantastic life... See more »

Trivia:

He was awarded the Laurence Olivier Theatre Award in 1993 (1992 season) for Best Director for a Play for An Inspector Calls at the Royal National Theatre. 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

Contribute to This Page