Alan Parker Rank
About Alan Parker
Alan Parker was a renowned English filmmaker who was instrumental in the production of lots of movies and series including “Fame”, “The Life of David Gale” and “Angel Heart”. Before entering into the movie industry, he worked with an advertising firm as an office boy and a copywriter. All through that period, he wrote ads and essays at his free time. This gave him the opportunity to direct advertisements and other videos.
He shot his first movie in 1973, which was entitled “No Hard Feelings”. Prior to that, he was pivotal in the production of the 1971 movie called “Melody”.
He is the son of William Leslie Parker and Elsie Ellen. In 1966, he got married to Annie Inglis, but they were separated in 1992. Before his death, he was wedded to Lisa Moran. He left behind five children including English screenwriter, Nathan Parker.
Throughout his 32 years in the industry, he won lots of accolades including BAFTA awards, Oscars, and Golden Globes. In 1995, he became a “Commander of the Order of the British Empire”, and was knighted seven years later.
In 1998, he headed British Film Institute’s Board of Governors.
Alan Parker Rank
Alan Parker's Popularity
Alan Parker was a famous English director, producer, and screenwriter, who was born on February 14, 1944. As a person born on this date, Alan Parker is listed in our database as the 32nd most popular celebrity for the day (February 14) and the 55th most popular for the year (1944).
People born on February 14 fall under the Zodiac sign of Aquarius, the Water Bearer. Alan Parker is the 711th most popular Aquarius.
Aside from information specific to Alan Parker's birthday, Alan Parker is the 946th most famous English and ranks 4th in famous people born in Islington, London, England, UK.
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