Stephen Daldry


STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 295 this week
Clip
1:02 | Clip
In 1989, Stephen Daldry worked as a freelance reader of unsolicited manuscripts for Literary Manager Nicholas Wright in the Scripts Department at the Royal National Theatre. In July of that year, he directed a Dadaist/expressionist production of "Judgement Day," a play by Odon von Horvath, at the Old Red Lion in London. See full bio »

The Best TV and Movies to Watch in April

Check out our editors' picks for the movies and shows we're excited about this month, like Mortal Kombat, "Them," and Stowaway.

Browse our picks

See All of the Academy Award for Best Picture Winners

From Wings to Parasite, here's a look back at all of the Best Picture Oscar winners in the history of the ceremony.

See more Best Picture winners

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by Taboola

On Prime Video

Watch on TV

The Hours
Sun, Apr 11 8:00 PM PDT on FLIX (623)
The Hours
Sat, Apr 17 5:25 AM PDT on CMAX (536)

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

Editorial Lists

Related lists from IMDb editors

a list of 205 people
updated 18 Sep 2017
 
a list of 23 images
updated 09 Jan 2017
 

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 24 people
created 29 Nov 2011
 
a list of 27 people
created 4 months ago
 
a list of 40 people
created 08 Sep 2018
 
a list of 40 people
created 04 Nov 2019
 
a list of 35 people
created 03 Jan 2018
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Stephen Daldry's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 42 wins & 46 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Known For

The Reader Director
(2008)
The Hours Director
(2002)
Billy Elliot Director
(2000)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Producer (15 credits)
  The Swimmers (executive producer) (pre-production)
 2016-2019 The Crown (TV Series) (executive producer - 30 episodes)
- Cri de Coeur (2019) ... (executive producer)
- Imbroglio (2019) ... (executive producer)
- Dangling Man (2019) ... (executive producer)
- Moondust (2019) ... (executive producer)
- Tywysog Cymru (2019) ... (executive producer)
 2015 Streetkids United II: The Girls From Rio (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2014 What They Left Behind (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2012 Spirit of the Olympics (Documentary short) (executive producer)
 2007 Wednesday (Short) (executive producer)
 2006 Unlocked (Short) (executive producer)
 2006 Son of Man (executive producer)
 2005 Guy X (executive producer)
 2004 Mickybo and Me (executive producer)
 2001 Omnibus (TV Series documentary) (co-producer - 1 episode)
- The 'Billy Elliot' Boy (2001) ... (co-producer)
Show Show Director (13 credits)
Show Show Additional Crew (4 credits)
Show Show Thanks (10 credits)
Show Show Self (41 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (8 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

(October 30, 2018 to January 6, 2019) He was original London director for the musical, "Billy Elliot," at the Signature Theatre in Arlington, Virginia. Lee Hall wrote the book and lyrics. Elton John was composer. Martin Koch was original orchestra manager. Angela Morrison and David Furnish were original London executive ... See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 2 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Alternate Names:

Stephen Daldry CBE | Stephan Daldry

Height:

6' 1" (1.86 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

"What's so funny is when people say, 'Oh, does that mean you're not gay anymore?' And you go, 'Oh, give me a break. What do you mean?' We wanted to have kids! We thought we'd get married and have kids. We're allowed to do everything. I refuse to be boxed in to the idea that 'Oh, no, I can't have kids 'cause I'm gay.' I can have kids if I'm gay. And I can also get married and have a fantastic life... See more »

Trivia:

Won Broadway's 2009 Tony Award as Best Director (Musical) for "Billy Elliot". See more »

Trademark:

Films generally feature two or more main characters from different generations such as Thomas Horn and Max von Sydow in Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close (2011), Kate Winslet and David Kross in The Reader (2008) and the three primary female leads in The Hours (2002). See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed