Julian Fellowes is an English actor, filmmaker and novelist famous for writing the screenplay for the 2001 mystery film Gosford Park, for which he won an Academy Award. He is also known for creating writing and producing the historical period drama TV series Downton Abbey. In 2004, he published his best-selling debut novel titled Snobs.
He is the son of Olwen Mary and Peregrine Edward Launcelot Fellowes. He grew up with three older brothers, including Roderick Olivier who became a playwright. He married a woman named Emma Kitchener in 1990 and fathered one child with her.
He auditioned to play the character Master of Lake-town in The Hobbit film series but was unsuccessful. The character was eventually played by English actor and comedian Stephen Fry.
is a famous English actor, director, and writer,
who was born on
August 17, 1949. As a person born on this date, Julian Fellowes is listed in our database as the 14th
most popular celebrity for the day (August 17) and the 38th most popular for the year (1949).
People born on August 17
fall under the Zodiac sign of Leo, the Lion.
Julian Fellowes is the 312th most popular Leo.
Aside from information specific to Julian Fellowes' birthday, Julian Fellowes is the 334th most famous English and ranks 2nd in famous people born in Cairo, Egypt.
In general, Julian Fellowes ranks as the 3662nd
most popular famous person, and the 713th most popular actor of all time.
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