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James Marsh was born on April 30, 1963 in Truro, Cornwall, England. He is a director and producer, known for The Theory of Everything (2014), Man on Wire (2008) and Project Nim (2011). See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 24 wins & 21 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Theory of Everything
Man on Wire
Man on Wire Director
Project Nim
Project Nim Director
Shadow Dancer
Shadow Dancer Director


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 2016 The Night Of (TV Mini-Series) (1 episode)
- The Art of War (2016)
 2012 Shadow Dancer
 2011 Project Nim (Documentary)
 2008 Man on Wire (Documentary)
 2005 The King
 2005 The Team (Documentary)
 1999 Arena (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 1998 John Cale (TV Movie documentary)
 1990 The Animator of Prague (TV Movie documentary)
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Actually, I was just offered $500,000 to direct a big-budget horror film. Terrible script. Awful people. I turned it down. A shame, really. I could do with the money after all these years of making indie films - they make you so poor. See more »


Has directed 2 Oscar nominated performances: Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones. Redmayne won for his role in The Theory of Everything (2014).

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