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Neil Jordan was born on February 25, 1950 in Sligo, Ireland. He is a writer and producer, known for The Crying Game (1992), The End of the Affair (1999) and Michael Collins (1996). He has been married to Brenda Rawn since June 30, 2004. They have two children. He was previously married to Vivienne Shields. See full bio »
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Won 1 Oscar. Another 38 wins & 50 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Crying Game
(1992)
The End of the Affair
(1999)
Michael Collins
(1996)
The Borgias
The Borgias Writer
(2011-2013)

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  Riviera (TV Mini-Series) (created and story by - 10 episodes, 2017) (written by - 2 episodes, 2017)
- OEil pour oeil (2017) ... (created and story by)
- La Clé (2017) ... (created and story by)
- Le Don (2017) ... (created and story by)
- Travail d'artiste (2017) ... (created and story by)
- Elena (2017) ... (created and story by)
  The Borgias (TV Series) (creator - 29 episodes, 2011 - 2013) (written by - 20 episodes, 2011 - 2013)
- The Prince (2013) ... (creator) / (written by)
- The Gunpowder Plot (2013) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Tears of Blood (2013) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Lucrezia's Gambit (2013) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Relics (2013) ... (creator)
 2009 Ondine (written by)
 2005 Breakfast on Pluto (written by)
 2003 The Actors (story)
 2002 The Good Thief (written by)
 1999 The End of the Affair (screenplay)
 1999 In Dreams (screenplay)
 1997 The Butcher Boy (screenplay)
 1996 Michael Collins (written by)
 1992 The Crying Game (written by)
 1991 The Miracle (written by)
 1988 High Spirits (written by)
 1986 Mona Lisa (screenplay)
 1984 The Company of Wolves (screenplay)
 1982 Angel (written by)
 1981 Traveller (written by)
 1979 Miracles & Miss Langan (TV Movie)
Show Show Producer (11 credits)
Show Show Director (23 credits)
Show Show Actor (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (2 credits)
Show Show Self (33 credits)
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Other Works:

Directed music video for The Pogues, "A Pair of Brown Eyes" (1995). See more »

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7 Interviews | 6 Articles | See more »

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Personal Quote:

The only reason I ever want to make movies is if there are characters that find bits of themselves that they didn't understand. I don't believe we are fully rational beings. I don't believe that any explanation that we ever give for our behavior is adequate. See more »

Trivia:

Directed 4 actors in Oscar nominated performances: Bob Hoskins, Stephen Rea, Jaye Davidson, and Julianne Moore. See more »

Trademark:

In many of his films people with no prior acting experience or training appear in leading or substantial supporting roles. See more »

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