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Richard Eyre


Richard Eyre was born on March 28, 1943 in Barnstaple, Devon, England. He is a director and producer, known for Notes on a Scandal (2006), Iris (2001) and Stage Beauty (2004). He has been married to Sue Birtwistle since 1973. See full bio »
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Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 8 wins & 9 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Notes on a Scandal
(2006)
Iris
Iris Director
(2001)
Stage Beauty
Stage Beauty Director
(2004)
The Other Man
The Other Man Director
(2008)

Filmography

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 2015 The Dresser (TV Movie)
 2012 The Hollow Crown (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Henry IV, Part 2 (2012)
- Henry IV, Part 1 (2012)
 2010/I Carmen
 2009 10 Minute Tales (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Three Kings (2009)
 2008 The Other Man
 2004 Stage Beauty
 2001/I Iris
 2000 Rockaby (TV Short)
 1998 Performance (TV Series) (1 episode)
- King Lear (1998)
 1986-1995 Screen Two (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1993 Great Performances (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1988 Tumbledown (TV Movie)
 1987 V. (TV Movie documentary)
 1985 Past Caring (TV Movie)
 1979-1981 Play for Today (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Country (1981)
- Pasmore (1980)
- Comedians (1979)
- Waterloo Sunset (1979)
 1981 The Cherry Orchard (TV Movie)
Show Show Producer (4 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (7 credits)
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Show Show Actor (2 credits)
Show Show Self (22 credits)

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Other Works:

He directed Frank Loesser's musical, "Guys and Dolls," in a British National Theatre production at the Olivier Theatre in London, England with Trevor Peacock, Paul Jones, and Belinda Sinclair in the cast. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Sir Richard Eyre
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Personal Quote:

I did not live near a theatre and it was watching a television production of As You Like It (1963), starring Vanessa Redgrave, that gave me my interest in the stage. But young people these days can't do this as the BBC is not doing these sort of plays. I'm not saying the BBC should do classics for their own sake but they must be a part of the mix. See more »

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He was nominated for a 1997 Laurence Olivier Theatre Award for Best Director of 1996 for "John Gabriel Borkman". See more »

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Aries

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