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Neil Jordan was born on February 25, 1950 in Sligo, Ireland. He is a writer and producer, known for The Crying Game (1992), Greta (2018) and Breakfast on Pluto (2005). He has been married to Brenda Rawn since June 30, 2004. They have two children. He was previously married to Vivienne Shields. See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 40 wins & 54 nominations. See more awards »

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(1992)
Greta Writer
(2018)
(2005)
(1996)

Filmography

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  Riviera (TV Series) (created by - 11 episodes, 2019 - 2020) (created and story by - 10 episodes, 2017) (written by - 2 episodes, 2017)
- Silence (2020) ... (creator)
- An eye for an eye (2020) ... (creator)
- Yes We Can (2020) ... (creator)
- Two graves (2020) ... (creator)
- Episode #3.4 (2020) ... (creator)
 2018 Greta (screenplay by)
  The Borgias (TV Series) (creator - 29 episodes, 2011 - 2013) (written by - 20 episodes, 2011 - 2013)
- The Prince (2013) ... (creator) / (written by)
- The Gunpowder Plot (2013) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Tears of Blood (2013) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Lucrezia's Gambit (2013) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Relics (2013) ... (creator)
 2009 Ondine (written by)
 2005 Breakfast on Pluto (written by)
 2003 The Actors (story)
 2002 The Good Thief (written by)
 1999 The End of the Affair (screenplay)
 1999 In Dreams (screenplay)
 1997 The Butcher Boy (screenplay)
 1996 Michael Collins (written by)
 1992 The Crying Game (written by)
 1991 The Miracle (written by)
 1988 High Spirits (written by)
 1986 Mona Lisa (screenplay)
 1984 The Company of Wolves (screenplay)
 1982 Angel (written by)
 1981 Traveller (written by)
 1979 Miracles & Miss Langan (TV Movie)
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Show Show Director (24 credits)
Show Show Actor (2 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
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Show Show Thanks (2 credits)
Show Show Self (44 credits)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Among his literary works should be mentioned his well-received debut, a collection of short stories entitled "Night in Tunisia" (first publ. Dublin: Writers' Cooperative, 1976; repr. London: Hogarth Press, 1989). See more »

Publicity Listings:

7 Interviews | 6 Articles | See more »


Spouse:

Brenda Rawn  (2 children) | See more »
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

The country I come from - even the dogs bless themselves. See more »

Trivia:

Good friends and fellow Dubliners Bono and Ali Hewson named their first daughter, Jordan Hewson, who was born in 1989, after him. See more »

Trademark:

Often cast Irish musicians in his films. See more »

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