Top 5000
Up 662 this week

Sam Taylor-Johnson

Sam Taylor-Johnson was born on March 4, 1967 in London, England as Samantha Louise Taylor-Wood. She is a director and actress, known for Fifty Shades of Grey (2015), Nowhere Boy (2009) and Love You More (2008). She has been married to Aaron Taylor-Johnson since June 21, 2012. They have two children. She was previously married to Jay Jopling. See full bio »

Movies for Food Lovers

It's the time of year to break bread and raise a drink with loved ones. Sample some films sure to whet your movie appetites.

Sample some films about food

On Amazon Video

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 280 people
created 21 Mar 2011
a list of 34 people
created 09 Jan 2012
a list of 69 people
created 17 Jul 2012
a list of 102 people
created 21 Aug 2013
a list of 44 people
created 1 month ago

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Sam Taylor-Johnson's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 2 BAFTA Film Awards. Another 5 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

Known For


Hide Hide Show Show Director (6 credits)
 2011 James Bond Supports International Women's Day (Short) (as Sam Taylor-Wood)
 2009 Nowhere Boy (as Sam Taylor-Wood)
 2008 Love You More (Short) (as Sam Taylor-Wood)
 2006 Destricted (segment "Death Valley", as Sam Taylor-Wood)
 1996 Misfit (Short) (as Sam Taylor-Wood)
Show Show Actress (1 credit)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Self (12 credits)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 11 Articles | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Sam Taylor-Wood | Sam Taylor-Woods

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on some favourite things, 2011:] I've got a couple of favourite cameras, but the Leica M7 is the one I like to carry with me at all times. Otherwise I end up using my iPhone camera. I prefer to stick with film so the mistakes I make aren't just white-washed by digital life. Another favourite belonging is a postcard of Francis Bacon in Primrose Hill. It's a place I visit nearly every day and is ... See more »


Announced her engagement to Aaron Taylor-Johnson, having been in a relationship since May 2009 after meeting on the set of Nowhere Boy (2009). See more »

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Recent Posts
What is WRONG with you people? ginbug1371
Officially twice the age of her husband axfan64
Ugh she's disgusting madeleine-chestnut
Cast of fifty shaded - You're doing it ALL WRONG Sam - Taylor J. chantelcabrera
'A Reliable Wife' - new project pipi26
I love her. Gorgeous and talented. duttontrevor
Discuss Sam Taylor-Johnson on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page