Tony Walton

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Birthday
24, 1934
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
24, 1934 (age 84)
Birthplace
England

About

British costume and set designer who received an Academy Award for his work on the 1980 film version of All That Jazz. He designed numerous Broadway productions, including Pippin, Golden Boy, and House of Blue Leaves.

Before Fame

He designed his first Broadway production, Noel Coward's Conversation Piece, in 1957.

Trivia

Later in his career, he directed several plays, including Major Barbara and The Importance of Being Earnest.

Family Life

He was married to famed actress and singer Julie Andrews (of Sound of Music and Mary Poppins fame) from 1959-1967. The couple had one daughter, Emma Katherine Walton.

Associated With

He earned an Emmy Award for his design work on the 1985 television production of Arthur Miller's famous play Death of a Salesman.