Alexandra Byrne

Costume designer, Set designer
This noted theatrical designer has worked with a number of top troupes in the UK, including the Royal Shakespeare Company. Byrne first worked with Kenneth Branagh on his theatrical directing debut, "Life of Napoleon" ... Read more »

Filmography

Wardrobe, Hair & Makeup (14)

Avengers: Age Of Ultron 2015 (Movie)

(Costume Designer)

300: Rise of an Empire 2014 (Movie)

(Costume Designer)

Guardians of the Galaxy 2014 (Movie)

(Costume Designer)

The Avengers 2012 (Movie)

(Costume Designer)

Thor 2011 (Movie)

(Costume Designer)

Hemingway's Garden of Eden 2010 (Movie)

(Costume Designer)

Elizabeth: The Golden Age 2007 (Movie)

(Costume Designer)

Sleuth 2007 (Movie)

(Costume Designer)

Finding Neverland 2004 (Movie)

(Costume Designer)

The Phantom of the Opera 2004 (Movie)

(Costume Designer)

Captain Corelli's Mandolin 2001 (Movie)

(Costume Designer)

Hamlet 1996 (Movie)

(Costume Designer)

Persuasion 1995 (Movie)

(Costume Designer)

The Buddha of Suburbia 1992 (Movie)

costume design (Costume Designer)
Art Department (1)

Grotesque 1997 (Movie)

art department assistant (Art Assistant)

Biography

This noted theatrical designer has worked with a number of top troupes in the UK, including the Royal Shakespeare Company. Byrne first worked with Kenneth Branagh on his theatrical directing debut, "Life of Napoleon". She also forged a close collaboration with Roger Michell, designing several plays including Richard Nelson's "Some Americans Abroad", which transferred to Broadway in 1990.

Milestones

2007

Won first Oscar for her work on the period film, "Elizabeth: The Golden Age"

2004

Costume designer for "The Phantom of the Opera" and "Finding Neverland"; earned third Oscar nomination for the latter

2001

Created the costumes for "Captain Corelli's Mandolin"

1998

Designed the period costumes for "Elizabeth"; received second Academy Award nomination

1996

Feature debut as costume designer, "Hamlet"; directed by Kenneth Branagh; garnered Oscar nomination for Best Costume Design

1995

Designed the costumes for Michell's TV-movie "Persuasion" (released theatrically inthe USA)

1993

Worked with Michell on the British miniseries "The Buddha of Suburbia"

1990

Broadway debut as designer, "Some Americans Abroad"; earned Tony nomination

First worked with Kenneth Branagh on his stage directorial debut, "Life of Napoleon"

Worked with the Royal Shakespeare Company

Frequently collaborated with director Roger Michell

Designed numerous productions in regional theaters in England (Greenwich, Birmingham, etc.)

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