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Jez Butterworth

His feature film directorial debut Mojo (1997) starred Ian Hart, Ewen Bremner, Aidan Gillen and Harold Pinter and was officially selected for the 1998 Venice Film Festival. The film was based on his multi award winning stage play of the same name which opened at the Royal Court Theatre in 1995 and was an outstanding critical and public success. ... See full bio »

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  Mammals (TV Series) (executive producer - 6 episodes) (post-production)
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 2017-2021 Britannia (TV Series) (executive producer - 27 episodes)
- Episode #3.6 (2021) ... (executive producer - showrunner)
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 2014 Get on Up (executive producer)
 2010/I Fair Game (producer)
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(February 2 to 26, 2017) His play, "The River," was performed at the Spooky Action Theater in Washington D.C. with Jeff Allin, Emma Jackson and Karen Novack in the cast. Rebecca Holderness was director. See more »


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He was awarded the Laurence Olivier Theatre Award in 1996 (1995 season) for Best Comedy Performance for Mojo at the Royal Court Theatre. See more »

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