Richard Loncraine

Director, Actor, Toy designer
Although yet to be connected with the kind of box-office hit that establishes a director as a household-word, Richard Loncraine has demonstrated a wide versatility, directing comedy, poignant dramas, thrillers ... Read more »
Born: 10/20/1946 in Cheltenham, England, GB

Filmography

Director (17)

5 Flights Up 2015 (Movie)

(Director)

My One and Only 2009 (Movie)

(Director)

Firewall 2006 (Movie)

(Director)

Wimbledon 2004 (Movie)

(Director)

The Lonely War 2001 - 2002 (TV Show)

Director

Band of Brothers 2001 (Tv Show)

Director

Richard III 1995 (Movie)

(Director)

Bellman and True 1988 (Movie)

(Director)

Blade on the Feather 1988 (Movie)

(Director)

Brimstone and Treacle 1981 (Movie)

(Director)

The Missionary 1980 (Movie)

(Director)

Full Circle 1976 (Movie)

(Director)

Flame 1975 (Movie)

(Director)

My House in Umbria (TV Show)

Director

The Gathering Storm (TV Show)

Director

The Special Relationship (TV Show)

Director

The Wedding Gift (TV Show)

Director
Actor (1)

Sunday, Bloody Sunday 1971 (Movie)

Tony (Actor)
Writer (1)

Bellman and True 1988 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

Biography

Although yet to be connected with the kind of box-office hit that establishes a director as a household-word, Richard Loncraine has demonstrated a wide versatility, directing comedy, poignant dramas, thrillers, psychodramas and spy films, leading up to Shakespeare's "Richard III" (1995) starring Sir Ian McKellen.

EDUCATION

Central School of Art and Design

Royal College of Art

Milestones

2009

Helmed the comedy film "My One and Only," starring Renée Zellweger

2006

Directed Harrison Ford and Paul Bettany in the thriller, "Firewall"

2004

Directed Kirsten Dunst and Paul Bettany in the romantic comedy "Wimbledon"

2003

Directed HBO's "My House in Umbria," about an unlikely group of people who are thrown together in the wake of a terrorist attack

2002

Directed HBO's "The Gathering Storm," about the marriage of Winston and Clementine Churchill, starring Albert Finney and Vanessa Redgrave

2001

Directed part of the HBO mini series ""Band of Brothers"

1995

Directed and co-adapted "Richard III"

1993

Directed "Wide-Eyed and Legless," for the BBC; released theatrically in the US by Miramax as "The Wedding Gift"

1989

Third collaboration with Tom Conti, "Deep Cover"

1987

Directed the critically acclaimed "Bellman and True"

1981

Directed "The Missionary," written by and starring Michael Palin

1977

Directed "Full Circle," with Mia Farrow and Tom Conti

1974

Feature directing debut, "Flame," starring Tom Conti

1970

Acted in "Sunday, Bloody Sunday" for director John Schlesinger

Directed more than 420 TV commercials

Directed 75 episodes of BBC's "Tomorrow's World"

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