David Leland

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Birthday
20, 1947
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
20, 1947 (age 71)
Birthplace
England

About

Accomplished British director, screenwriter, and actor who made noise at the 1987 Cannes Film Festival for his directorial debut Wish You Were Here. He won an Emmy award for his directorial work in an episode of the mini-series Band of Brothers.

Before Fame

He studied at the Central School of Speech and Drama and later graduated from the Drama Centre London.

Trivia

He was nominated for a Golden Globe for his screenplay of the Neil Jordan directed film Mona Lisa.

Family Life

He was born in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.

Associated With

He directed the film The Land Girls, which starred Rachel Weisz.