Biography

Richard Lester (born 19 January 1932)  is an American-born British-based film director notable for his work with The Beatles in the 1960s and his work on the Superman film series in the 1980s.

Richard Lester (born 19 January 1932)  is an American-born British-based film director notable for his work with The Beatles in the 1960s and his work on the Superman film series in the 1980s.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 35

Birthday 1932-01-19

Place of Birth Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.

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Also Known As

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Directing TV ShowsMovies

1991 Paul McCartney's Get Back Director
1989 The Return of the Musketeers Director
1984 Finders Keepers Director
1983 Superman III Director
1980 Superman II Director
1979 Cuba Director
1979 Butch and Sundance: The Early Days Director
1976 The Ritz Director
1976 Robin and Marian Director
1975 Royal Flash Director
1974 The Four Musketeers Director
1974 Juggernaut Director
1973 The Three Musketeers Director
1969 The Bed Sitting Room Director
1968 Petulia Director
1967 How I Won the War Director
1966 A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum Director
1965 Help! Director
1965 The Knack... and How to Get It Director
1964 A Hard Day's Night Director
1963 The Mouse on the Moon Director
1962 It's Trad, Dad! Director
1959 The Running Jumping & Standing Still Film Director
1956 A Show Called Fred (5 episodes)Director
1956 The Idiot Weekly, Price 2d (2 episodes)Director

Acting

2016 The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years as Himself
2014 Spike Milligan: Love, Light and Peace as Himself - Director
2007 The Beatles: Help! as Himself
2006 Filmmakers in Action as Himself
2004 Best Sellers: Peter Sellers and Dr. Strangelove as Interviewee
2002 Things They Said Today as Interviewee
2000 The Unknown Peter Sellers as Himself
1998 Richard Lester!
1995 You Can't Do That! The Making of 'A Hard Day's Night' as Himself
1982 The Making of 'Superman II' as Himself
1959 The Running Jumping & Standing Still Film

Production

1969 The Bed Sitting Room Producer

Writing

1959 The Running Jumping & Standing Still Film Writer

Sound

1959 The Running Jumping & Standing Still Film Music

Editing

1959 The Running Jumping & Standing Still Film Editor

Crew

1959 The Running Jumping & Standing Still Film Cinematography

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