Francis Lee

Francis Lee

actor, writer, director

Francis Lee was born on Apr 02, 1969 in UK. Francis Lee's big-screen debut came with Topsy-Turvy directed by Mike Leigh in 1999, strarring Butt. Francis Lee is known for God's Own Country directed by Francis Lee, Josh O'Connor stars as Johnny Saxby and Gemma Jones as Deirdre Saxby. Francis Lee has got 23 awards and 27 nominations so far. The most recent award Francis Lee achieved is British Screenwriters' Awards. The upcoming new movie Francis Lee plays is Ammonite which will be released on Nov 13, 2020.

Francis Lee is a writer and director.Born on his family's farm in Soyland, West Yorkshire.After secondary education at Ryburn Valley High School in Sowerby Bridge and Wakefield District College he studied at Rose Bruford College of Speach and Drama.Before film making Francis worked extensively in theatre, film and television as an actor.

  • Birthday

    Apr 02, 1969
  • Place of Birth

    Soyland, Calderdale, West Yorkshire, England, UK

Known For


23 wins & 27 nominations

British Screenwriters' Awards
Outstanding Newcomer for British Feature Film Writing
Winner - British Screenwriters' Award
Evening Standard British Film Awards
Best Film
Winner - Evening Standard British Film Award
Breakthrough of The Year
Winner - Evening Standard British Film Award
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Movies & TV Shows