Michael Apted

10 Feb 1941

Director, Producer

Michael David Apted, CMG (born 10 February 1941) is an English director, producer, writer and actor. He is one of the most prolific British film directors of his generation but is best known for his work on the Up Series of documentaries and the James Bond film The World Is Not Enough.

On 29 June 2003 he was elected president of the Directors Guild of America. He returned to television, directing the first three episodes of the TV series Rome. Apted directed Amazing Grace which premiered at the closing of the Toronto Film Festival in 2006. His most recent feature film project was The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader which premiered on 30 November 2010 at the Royal Film Performance. He was appointed Companion of the Order of St Michael and St George (CMG) in the 2008 Birthday Honours.

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Filmography (22 titles)

(movie, 2017)
···Unlocked
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 2012)
···Chasing Mavericks
Genre: Drama
Role: Director
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Role: Director
(movie, 2006)
···Amazing Grace
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Role: Director
(movie, 2002)
···Enough
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 2001)
···Enigma
Genre: Mystery, Drama, Thriller, Romance, War
Role: Director
(movie, 1999)
···The World Is Not Enough
Genre: Adventure, Action, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 1998)
···Always Outnumbered
Genre: Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1996)
···Extreme Measures
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 1994)
···Nell
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 1994)
···Blink
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 1992)
9.0Dracula
Genre: Romance, Horror
Role: Producer
(movie, 1992)
···Thunderheart
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 1991)
···Class Action
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 1988)
···Gorillas in the Mist
Genre: Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1984)
···Firstborn
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 1983)
···Gorky Park
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 1982)
···P'tang, Yang, Kipperbang.
Genre: Comedy
Role: Director
(movie, 1981)
···Continental Divide
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Director
(movie, 1980)
···Coal Miner's Daughter
Genre: Drama, Music
Role: Director
(movie, 1977)
···The Squeeze
Genre: Thriller
Role: Director
(movie, 1974)
···Stardust
Genre: Drama, Music
Role: Director