BirthdayDecember 15, 1952
BirthplaceNewton, USA

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  1. About Julie Taymor

    Full name: Julie Taymor
    Also known as: Julie Taymor, Taymor, Julie
    Professions: Director, Miscellaneous Crew, Writer
    Work: Articles and topics related to Julie Taymor
    Occupation: Stage and film director

  2. Julie Taymor Measurements

    Height: 5' 5" (1.65 m)

  3. Julie Taymor Known for

    Across the Universe (2007), Frida (2002), Titus (1999), The Tempest (2010)

  4. Julie Taymor Biography

    Julie Taymor (born December 15, 1952) is an American director of theatre, opera and film. Taymor's work has received many accolades from critics, and she has earned two Tony Awards out of four nominations, the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Costume Design, an Emmy Award and an Academy Award nomination for Original Song. She also received the 2012 Director Award for Vision and Courage from the Athena Film Festival at Barnard College in New York City. She is widely known for directing the stage musical, The Lion King, for which she became the first woman to win the Tony Award for directing a musical, in addition to a Tony Award for Original Costume Design. She was the director of the Broadway musical Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark and in 2013, the acclaimed off-Broadway production of 'A Midsummer Night's Dream.'

  5. Julie Taymor Family

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