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Joe Wright is an English film director. He is best known for Pride & Prejudice (2005), Atonement (2007), Anna Karenina (2012), and Darkest Hour (2017). Wright always had an interest in the arts, especially painting. He would also make films on his Super 8 camera as well as spend time in the evenings acting in a drama club. He began his career ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 11 wins & 34 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

(2005)
Atonement Director
(2007)
Darkest Hour Director
(2017)
Anna Karenina Director
(2012)

Filmography

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 2017 Darkest Hour (directed by)
 2016 Black Mirror (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Nosedive (2016)
 2015 Pan
 2014 Coco Mademoiselle: Chanel (Short)
 2012 Chanel No. 5: There You Are (Video short)
 2012 Chanel No. 5: Wherever I Go (Video short)
 2012/I Anna Karenina
 2011 Hanna
 2009 The Soloist
 2007 Atonement
 2003 The Last King (TV Mini-Series) (4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (2003)
- Episode #1.3 (2003)
- Episode #1.2 (2003)
- Episode #1.1 (2003)
 2002 Bodily Harm (TV Mini-Series)
 2001 Bob & Rose (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (2001)
- Episode #1.5 (2001)
- Episode #1.4 (2001)
- Episode #1.1 (2001)
 2000 Nature Boy (TV Mini-Series) (4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (2000)
- Episode #1.3 (2000)
- Episode #1.2 (2000)
- Episode #1.1 (2000)
 1998 The End (Short)
 1997 Crocodile Snap (Short)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

(2011-13) TV commercial: Directed "It Would Mean Nothing Without a Woman or a Girl," with Keira Knightley and Alberto Ammann, for Coco Mademoiselle by Chanel Paris perfume. See more »

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2 Interviews | 2 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Joseph Wright

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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Personal Quote:

Filmmaking is an expression of our soul. It's who we are at the most fundamental. It's the closest thing to my essence there is. I'm not very good expressing that in other ways. I'm not very good talking to people, I'm not very good at dinner parties. That's where I allow myself to be revealed. [2017] See more »

Trivia:

His parents, John and Lyndie Wright, founded Islington's Little Angel Theater, a puppet theatre, in 1961. Lyndie still serves as an Honorary Associate. See more »

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Star Sign:

Virgo

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