Nicholas Hytner

Theatre Director / Film Director / Film Producer | * 05/07/1956 (65) | Manchester, England (United Kingdom (UK))
Sir Nicholas Robert Hytner (born 7 May 1956) is an English theatre director, film director, and film producer. He was previously the Artistic Director of London's National Theatre. His major successes as director include Miss Saigon, The History Boys and One Man, Two Guvnors. He has also known for directing films such as The Madness of King George (1994), The Crucible (1996), The History Boys (2006), and The Lady in the Van (2015). Hytner was knighted in the 2010 New Year Honours for services to drama by Queen Elizabeth II. ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Music

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Awards & Nominations for Nicholas Hytner

Bodley Medal Tony Award for Best Direction of a Play Tony Award for Best Direction of a Musical Knight Bachelor Tony Award for Best Direction of a Play Tony Award for Best Direction of a Musical

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Movies with Nicholas Hytner as Actor(1)

Movies with Nicholas Hytner as Crew(26)

Directing/Stage Director2018 National Theatre Live: Julius Caesar
Directing/Director2017 National Theatre Live: Young Marx
Directing/Director2015 The Lady in the Van
Directing/Stage Director2015 National Theatre Live: The Hard Problem
Directing/Director2013 National Theatre Live: Othello
Directing/Stage Director2012 National Theatre Live: Travelling Light
Directing/Stage Director2011 National Theatre Live: One Man, Two Guvnors
Directing/Director2010 Verdi: Don Carlo
Directing/Stage Director2010 National Theatre Live: The Habit of Art
Directing/Stage Director2010 National Theatre Live: Hamlet
Directing/Stage Director2010 National Theatre Live: London Assurance
Directing/Stage Director2009 National Theatre Live: Phèdre
Directing/Director2008 Don Carlo - ROH
Directing/Director2006 Così fan tutte
Directing/Director2006 The History Boys
Production/Producer2006 The History Boys
Directing/Director2000 Center Stage
Directing/Stage Director1998 Twelfth Night
Directing/Director1998 The Object of My Affection
Directing/Director1996 The Crucible
Directing/Director1994 The Madness of King George
Directing/Director1991 La Clemenza Di Tito

Full Name: Nicholas Hytner
Citizenship: United Kingdom (UK)
Born: Monday, 05/07 1956 (May) in Manchester, England (United Kingdom (UK)) (current age: 65 years + 164 days)
Zodiac sign: Taurus (Chinese zodiac sign: Monkey)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: The Manchester Grammar School, Trinity Hall
Employer: Royal National Theatre
Father: Benet Hytner
Mother: Joyce Hytner
Other names for Nicholas Hytner (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Nicholas Robert Hytner"
Nicholas Hytner frequently works together with these people:
Alan Bennett (9x, Actor)
George Fenton (6x, Crew)
Bob Crowley (6x, Crew)
Giuseppe Cannas (6x, Crew)
Nick Sampson (5x, Cast)
Tariq Anwar (5x, Crew)
Dominic Cooper (4x, Actor)
Frances de la Tour (4x, Actress)
Rory Kinnear (4x, Actor)
Andrew Dunn (4x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:53014, Added: 05/17/2018, Last updated: 10/03/2021