Jim Sharman

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Birthday
12, 1945
Birthplace
Australia
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
12, 1945 (age 73)
Birthplace
Australia

About

Director of the 1975 cult classic The Rocky Horror Picture Show.

Before Fame

He was raised in the worlds of circus and vaudeville and created a series of experimental theater productions in his early 20s.

Trivia

He directed a controversial but influential production of Mozart's Don Giovanni at age 21. He revived the production decades later in 2006.

Family Life

His father was boxing tent entrepreneur Jimmy Sharman.

Associated With

He directed Tim Curry in the iconic film The Rocky Horror Picture Show.