Anthony Minghella
Date of Birth
Jan 06, 1954


A director known primarily for his classy, richly textured screen adaptations of famous novels, Anthony Minghella gained international recognition with his 1996 adaptation of Michael Ondaatje's The English Patient. Nominated for 11 Academy Awards, the film ultimately won nine including Best Film and Best Director statuettes for Minghella. Born to Italian parents on the Isle of Wight on January...