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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 »

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Nominated for 2 BAFTA Film Awards. Another 5 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

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

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Sam Taylor-Wood | Sam Taylor-Woods
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[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 »

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She was awarded the OBE (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) in the 2011 Queen's Birthday Honors List for her services to the Arts. She is an artist and photographer. See more »

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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
What is WRONG with you people? ginbug1371
I love her. Gorgeous and talented. duttontrevor
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