Michael Anderson

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Birthday
30, 1920
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Apr 25, 2018 (98)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
30, 1920
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Apr 25, 2018 (98)

About

Director of the 1976 sci-fi film Logan's Run and 1956 epic Around the World in 80 Days, the latter of which earned him an Academy Award nomination for Best Director.

Before Fame

He served in the British military during World War II.

Trivia

He received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Directors Guild of Canada in 2012.

Family Life

He married Adrienne Ellis in 1977. His son Michael Anderson, Jr. made a career as an actor and appeared in Logan's Run. He has another son named David who's a film producer.

Associated With

He directed David Niven in Around the World in 80 Days.