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Ridley Scott
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Born in South Shields, Tyne and Wear
Born on 30th of November 1937

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Born 1937 - British film director.

Began career as director of television commercials. Debut as film director with The Duellists (1978) followed by Alien (1979), Bladerunner (1982) and Thelma and Lousie (1991). Won an Oscar for Best Picture with Gladiator (1999).

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