Nominated for 3 Oscars.
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: Directed "Billy Elliot The Musical" (The Capitol Theatre, Sydney, Australia).
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Stephen Daldry CBE
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"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...
Received an Oscar-nomination as Best Director for his first three movies: Billy Elliot
(2000), The Hours
(2002) and The Reader
(2008). He is the first (and as of 2009, the only) person ever to accomplish this.
Frequently collaborates with screenwriter 'David Hare'