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Michael Radford was born on February 24, 1946 in New Delhi, British India [now India]. He is a director and writer, known for The Postman (1994), 1984 (1984) and The Merchant of Venice (2004). He is married to Emma Tweed. They have two children. He was previously married to Iseult Teran. See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 21 wins & 12 nominations. See more awards »


Known For

The Postman Director
1984 Director
Elsa & Fred Director


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 2014 Elsa & Fred
 2013 The Mule (as Anónimo)
 2011 Michel Petrucciani (Documentary)
 2007 Flawless
 2002 Ten Minutes Older: The Cello (segment "Addicted to the Stars")
 1998 B. Monkey
 1996 Homicide: Life on the Street (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Justice: Part 1 (1996)
 1994 The Postman
 1984 1984 (directed by)
 1982 The Making of 'the Pirates of Penzance' (Video documentary short)
 1982 La Belle Isobel (TV Movie documentary)
 1980 The White Bird Passes (TV Movie)
 1980 Van Morrison in Ireland (Documentary) (as Mike Radford)
 1978 Mountain Days (TV Mini Series documentary) (1 episode)
 1977 Omnibus (TV Series documentary) (2 episodes)
 1976 Sugar (Documentary short)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

DVD director's commentary for Flawless (2007)

Official Sites:

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Alternate Names:

Anónimo | Mike Radford


Iseult Teran  (1 child) | See more »

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Personal Quote:

[on White Mischief (1987)] People liked it. It got caught up in the politics of Hollywood and ended up not being properly distributed and making any money. And it lost a lot of money for the backers, so I became persona non grata for a bit as a director does when a film loses money. And I found it very difficult. So I just went off, and I went to live in France for a bit, and I went to live in ... See more »


He is very fond of directing "remakes" and book adaptations but he has also directed 2 original screenplays "Dancing at the Blue Iguana" and "Flawless". See more »

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