Roger Michell (I) (1956–2021)

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Roger Michell was born on June 5, 1956 in Pretoria, South Africa as Roger Harry Michell. He was a director and producer, known for Notting Hill (1999), Venus (2006) and Enduring Love (2004). He was married to Anna Maxwell Martin and Kate Buffery. He died on September 22, 2021. See full bio »


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Notting Hill Director
Venus Director
Enduring Love Director
My Cousin Rachel Director


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 2022 Elizabeth (Documentary) (post-production)
 2020 The Duke (directed by)
 2019/I Blackbird
 2018 Tea With the Dames (Documentary)
 2015 Birthday (TV Movie)
 2014 The Lost Honour of Christopher Jefferies (TV Mini Series) (2 episodes)
- Part Two (2014)
- Part One (2014)
 2013 Le Week-end
 2010 Morning Glory
 2006/I Venus
 2004 Enduring Love
 2003 The Mother
 2002 Best of Bowie (Video documentary) (video "Buddha of Suburbia")
 1999 Notting Hill
 1998 Titanic Town
 1995 Screen Two (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Persuasion (1995)
 1995 Omnibus (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 1993 The Buddha of Suburbia (TV Mini Series) (4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (1993)
- Episode #1.3 (1993)
- Episode #1.2 (1993)
- Episode #1.1 (1993)
 1992 Downtown Lagos (TV Mini Series) (3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1992)
- Episode #1.2 (1992)
- Episode #1.1 (1992)
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He directed Richard Nelson's play, "Two Shakespearean Actors", in a Royal Shakespeare Company production at The Pit Theatre in London, England with Anton Lesser, John Carlisle, Paul Jesson, Alfred Burke, Mary Chater, Ciarán Hinds and Yolanda Vazquez in the cast. See more »

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Anna Maxwell Martin  (his death)  (2 children) | See more »


Harry Michell


Harry Denis Michell | Jillian Green

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I did give up directing the Bond film. And it wasn't quite $8 million but it was a lot of money. It was because in the end I didn't feel comfortable with the Bond process, and I was very nervous that there was a start date but really no script at all. And I like to be very well prepared as a director. The Bond people - who are lovely - are used to going into these massive productions in quite a ... See more »


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