Biography

John Glen (born 15 May 1932) is a British film director. He was born in Sunbury-on-Thames, England. He is best known for his work as a film editor, and director of five James Bond movies, he also worked as film editor and second unit director on three previous Bond movies: On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969), The Spy Who Loved Me (1977), Moonraker (1979). Glen's other films as second unit director include Superman and The Wild Geese, both in 1978.  He also directed the feature films Christopher Columbus: The Discovery (1992) and The Point Men (2001) and directed the TV series Space Precinct. In 2001, he published his memoir "For My Eyes Only."

John Glen (born 15 May 1932) is a British film director. He was born in Sunbury-on-Thames, England. He is best known for his work as a film editor, and director of five James Bond movies, he also worked as film editor and second unit director on three previous Bond movies: On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969), The Spy Who Loved Me (1977), Moonraker (1979). Glen's other films as second unit director include Superman and The Wild Geese, both in 1978.  He also directed the feature films Christopher Columbus: The Discovery (1992) and The Point Men (2001) and directed the TV series Space Precinct. In 2001, he published his memoir "For My Eyes Only."

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 21

Birthday 1932-05-15

Place of Birth Sunbury-on-Thames, London, England, UK

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Directing TV ShowsMovies

2001 The Point Men Director
1992 Christopher Columbus: The Discovery Director
1992 Iron Eagle III Director
1990 Checkered Flag Director
1989 Licence to Kill Director
1987 The Living Daylights Director
1985 A View to a Kill Director
1983 Octopussy Director
1981 For Your Eyes Only Director

Editing

1979 Moonraker Editor
1977 The Spy Who Loved Me Editor
1976 Seven Nights in Japan Editor
1974 Gold Editor
1974 Dead Cert Editor
1972 Pulp Editor
1972 Sitting Target Editor
1971 Murphy's War Editor
1969 On Her Majesty's Secret Service Editor
1968 Baby Love Editor

Production

2016 Petroleum Spirit Executive Producer

Acting

1992 30 Years of James Bond as Himself

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