Justin Chadwick biography

Tulip Fever Director

Justin Chadwick

Date of Birth: 1968

Born in Manchester, England, Justin Chadwick started out as an actor. In 1993 he made his small screen directorial debut with the TV movie Family Style starring Ewan McGregor. He then both directed and acted in Shakespeare Shorts, an informational series in which actors look at the history of a Shakespeare character and then play the character in a key scene.

Chadwick's feature film debut was the crime drama Sleeping with the Fishes (1997), but it wasn't released for 10 years. He turned back to television, directing episodes of The Bill (1999), Helen West (2002), Spooks (2002), Red Cap (2004), Murder Prevention (2004) and the mini-series Daylight Robbery 2 (2000).

His direction of the drama serial Bleak House (2005) garnered him the most recognition to date, earning him a BAFTA TV Award and an Emmy nomination. His success vaulted Chadwick into the big leagues, earning him the opportunity to helm the major feature film The Other Boleyn Girl (2008), starring Natalie Portman, Scarlett Johansson and Eric Bana. He followed that up with the indie drama, The First Grader (2010) with starring Naomie Harris.

His latest credits include the TV movie Stolen (2011), the Oscar-nominated Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom (2013) with Idris Elba, the Ruth Negga and Brendan Gleeson TV movie The Money (2014), and the period drama Tulip Fever (2017) with Alicia Vikander, Cara Delevingne and Dane DeHaan.

Justin Chadwick Filmography

Director:

Tulip Fever

Genre:  Drama
Running Time:  107 min.
Release Date:
September 1, 2017 - Toronto, Vancouver, Montréal
September 8, 2017 - Expands
DVD: November 28, 2017
Blu-ray: November 28, 2017
Digital: November 14, 2017

Current rating: Rating: 3.33
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Cast: Alicia Vikander, Dane DeHaan, Zach Galifianakis, Judi Dench, Christoph Waltz, Jack O'Connell, Holliday Grainger, Matthew Morrison, Cara Delevingne