Willy Russell

Willy Russell

writer, music department, additional crew

Willy Russell was born on Aug 23, 1947 in UK. Willy Russell's big-screen debut came with Educating Rita directed by Lewis Gilbert in 1983. Willy Russell is known for Shirley Valentine directed by Lewis Gilbert, Pauline Collins stars as Shirley Valentine and Tom Conti as Costas. Willy Russell has got 1 awards and 4 nominations so far. The most recent award Willy Russell achieved is Evening Standard British Film Awards. The upcoming new movie Willy Russell plays is Dancin' Thru the Dark which will be released on Mar 02, 1990.

Willy Russell was born on August 23, 1947 in Whiston, Lancashire, England, UK. He is a writer, known for Shirley Valentine (1989), L'éducation de Rita (1983) and V comme vengeance (1982).

  • Birthday

    Aug 23, 1947
  • Place of Birth

    Whiston, Lancashire, England, UK

Known For


1 wins & 4 nominations

Evening Standard British Film Awards
Best Screenplay
Winner - Evening Standard British Film Award

Movies & TV Shows