Julie Taymor

Julie Taymor

  • Birthday: 1952-12-15
  • Place of birth: Newton, Massachusetts, USA

Biography

Julie Taymor (born December 15, 1952) is an American director of theater, opera and film. Taymor's work has received many accolades from critics, and she has earned two Tony Awards out of four nominations, the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Costume Design, an Emmy Award, and an Academy Award nomination for Original Song. She is widely known for directing the stage musical, The Lion King, for which she became the first woman to win the Tony Award for directing a musical, in addition to a Tony Award for Original Costume Design. She had been the director of the Broadway musical Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark before leaving in March 2011, after four months of previews (the longest preview period for any show in Broadway history), following artistic differences with the producers. Description above from the Wikipedia article Julie Taymor, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Filmography

Production

The Magic Flute

2006

As Production Design

The Magic Flute

2006

As Costume Designer

Fool's Fire

1992

As Costume Design

The Ghosts of Versailles

1992

As Creative Consultant

Frida

2002

As Director

Across the Universe

2007

As Director

Titus

1999

As Director

Fool's Fire

1992

As Director

The Tempest

2010

As Director

A Midsummer Night's Dream

2014

As Director

The Magic Flute

2006

As Director

The Glorias

2020

As Director

Titus

1999

As Producer

The Tempest

2010

As Producer

The Glorias

2020

As Producer

Titus

1999

As Screenplay

The Tempest

2010

As Screenplay

The Glorias

2020

As Screenplay

Fool's Fire

1992

As Screenplay

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