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Lewis Gilbert (II) (1920–2018)


Lewis Gilbert was a British film director, producer and screenwriter best known for Alfie (1966), as well as three James Bond films: You Only Live Twice (1967), The Spy Who Loved Me (1977) and Moonraker (1979). He also directed Reach for the Sky (1956), Sink the Bismarck! (1960), Educating Rita (1983) and Shirley Valentine (1989). For his work on ... See full bio »

Died:

(age 97) in Monaco

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Known For

Alfie Director
(1966)
Moonraker Director
(1979)
Educating Rita Director
(1983)
(1977)

Filmography

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 2002 Before You Go
 1995 Haunted
 1991 Stepping Out
 1979 Moonraker (directed by)
 1977 The Spy Who Loved Me (directed by)
 1971 Friends
 1967 You Only Live Twice (directed by)
 1966 Alfie
 1964 The 7th Dawn
 1960 Skywatch
 1954 Harmony Lane (Short) (as Byron Gill)
 1953 The Slasher
 1951 Wall of Death
 1950 Once a Sinner
 1949 Under One Roof (Documentary short)
 1946 Arctic Harvest (Documentary short)
 1945 The Ten Year Plan (Documentary short)
 1944 Sailors Do Care (Documentary short)
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Show Show Producer (12 credits)
Show Show Actor (8 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
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Show Show Thanks (5 credits)
Show Show Self (38 credits)
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Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 3 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Lewis Gilbert CBE | Byron Gill

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)

Spouse:

Hylda Henrietta Tafler  (her death)  (1 child)
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Personal Quote:

If I have any claim to fame, I believe I've shot the three biggest sets ever built for motion pictures. See more »

Trivia:

His family included several music hall performers. He was a child actor, and had small roles in a few movies as a teenager. See more »

Trademark:

Often cast Kenneth More and Laurence Harvey See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

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