John Schlesinger

Film Director / Actor / Screenwriter / Television Director | * 02/16/1926 († 77, 07/25/2003) | London, England, UK
John Richard Schlesinger (16 February 1926 – 25 July 2003) was an English film and stage director, and actor. He won an Academy Award for Best Director for Midnight Cowboy, and was nominated for two other films (Darling and Sunday Bloody Sunday). ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Documentaries | Romance / Love

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Awards & Nominations for John Schlesinger

Commander of The Order of The British Empire Directors Guild of America Award Academy Award for Best Director National Board of Review Award for Best Film BAFTA Award for Best Direction 3x Academy Award for Best Director

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Movies with John Schlesinger as Actor(8)

as Dr. Adrian Lodge1996 The Twilight of the Golds
as himself1996 The Celluloid Closet
as Theatre Director (uncredited)1965 Darling
as Officer in Dream (uncredited)1963 Billy Liar
as Passenger (uncredited)1961 Terminus
as Dr. Goldfinger1956 The Last Man to Hang?

TV Shows/Series with John Schlesinger as Actor(3)

Movies with John Schlesinger as Crew(37)

Directing/Director2000 The Next Best Thing
Directing/Director1998 The Tale of Sweeney Todd
Directing/Director1996 Eye for an Eye
Directing/Director1995 Cold Comfort Farm
Directing/Director1993 The Innocent
Directing/Director1991 A Question of Attribution
Directing/Director1990 Pacific Heights
Directing/Director1988 Madame Sousatzka
Writing/Screenplay1988 Madame Sousatzka
Directing/Director1987 The Believers
Production/Producer1987 The Believers
Directing/Director1985 The Falcon and the Snowman
Production/Producer1985 The Falcon and the Snowman
Directing/Director1985 Der Rosenkavalier
Directing/Director1983 An Englishman Abroad
Directing/Director1983 Separate Tables
Directing/Director1981 Les Contes d'Hoffmann
Directing/Director1981 Honky Tonk Freeway
Directing/Director1979 Yanks
Directing/Director1976 Marathon Man
Directing/Director1975 The Day of the Locust
Directing/Director1973 Visions of Eight
Directing/Director1971 Sunday Bloody Sunday
Directing/Director1969 Midnight Cowboy
Directing/Director1967 Far from the Madding Crowd
Directing/Director1965 Darling
Writing/Idea1965 Darling
Directing/Director1963 Billy Liar
Directing/Director1962 A Kind of Loving
Directing/Director1961 Terminus
Writing/Writer1961 Terminus
Camera/Director of Photography1956 Sunday in the Park
Directing/Director1956 Sunday in the Park
Production/Producer1956 Sunday in the Park
Camera/Director of Photography1950 The Starfish
Directing/Director1950 The Starfish
Writing/Writer1950 The Starfish

Citizenship: United Kingdom (UK)
Born: Tuesday, 02/16 1926 (February) in London
Died: Friday, 07/25 2003 (July) in Palm Springs (aged: 77)
Zodiac sign: Aquarius (Chinese zodiac sign: Tiger)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Balliol College, St Edmund's School, Uppingham School
John Schlesinger frequently works together with these people:
Joseph Janni (7x, Crew)
Jim Clark (6x, Crew)
Noel Davis (6x, Crew)
Bob Lawrance (5x, Crew)
Ron Grainer (5x, Crew)
Ann Roth (5x, Crew)
Alan Bates (4x, Actor)
Dan Perri (4x, Crew)
Amy Roberts (4x, Crew)
Richard Marden (4x, Crew)
Malcolm Cooke (4x, Crew)
Phil Brown (2x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:298588, Added: 08/11/2018, Last updated: 01/07/2021