Mark Rylance
(Movies & TV)
Rupert Grint
(Movies & TV)
Neal Street Productions
(Media and Entertainment)
Kim Coates
(Movies & TV)
Linda Woolverton
(Movies & TV)
Christopher McQuarrie
(Movies & TV)
Hugh Jackman
(Movies & TV)

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Jez Butterworth

Knowledge Identifier: +Jez_Butterworth


Jez Butterworth

English dramatist and film director add

Category: Literature

Born in 1969.

Countries: United Kingdom (50%), United States (30%), Australia (7%)

Education: undef.

Main connections: Mark Rylance, Rupert Grint, Neal Street Productions

Linked to: Atlantic Theatre Company, St John's College, Cambridge, Verulam School




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Jez Butterworth was born in 1969 add something


Butterworth wrote and directed the film adaptation of "Mojo", released in 1997 add something


Sally Hawkins - In 2006, Hawkins returned to the stage, appearing at the Royal Court Theatre in Jez Butterworth's "The Winterling


In May 2007 Butterworth received the E. M. Forster award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters add something


In late 2009, the play was named at number two in the Times Top Twenty Plays of the Decade add something


It was a sell-out at the Royal Court, won the Evening Standard Theatre award and Critics' Circle Theatre award for the best play of 2009 and, with the same cast, transferred to the Apollo Theatre on Shaftesbury Avenue in January 2010 add something


Butterworth's fourth play for the Royal Court was the comedy "Jerusalem", which premiered in July 2009 to outstandingly positive reviews add something


Mark Rylance - In 2009, Rylance won the Critics' Circle Theatre *award Best Actor, 2009 for his role of Johnny Byron in "Jerusalem" written by Jez Butterworth at the Royal Court Theatre in London


Jez Butterworth and John-Henry Butterworth were named recipients of the Writers Guild of America West's 2011 Paul Selvin award for their screenplay for the film "Fair Game" , directed by Doug Liman and starring Naomi Watts and Sean Penn add something


"Jerusalem" opened on Broadway, New York, in April 2011, with many of the original UK cast add something


In May 2011, "Jerusalem" was nominated for a Tony award and Mark Rylance, in the role of Johnny 'Rooster' Byron, won the Tony award of Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Play add something


Sophie McShera - In 2011 she joined the cast of Jez Butterworth's *award winning stage play "Jerusalem" playing the role of "Pea" for the play's return to London's West End at the Apollo Theatre


London Calling - The script was written by Jez Butterworth and shooting would begin in 2011


On 26 October 2012, Butterworth's new play "The River" opened at the Royal Court Theatre, starring Dominic West, Laura Donnelly and Miranda Raison add something


Rupert Grint - Grint will be making his stage debut in Jez Butterworth's "Mojo" in October 2013 at the Harold Pinter Theatre in London


Ben Whishaw - He will return to the stage in October 2013, in the revival of Jez Butterworth's Olivier-award-winning play Mojo, starring Rupert Grint, Brendan Coyle and Daniel Mays


In January 2014 Jerusalem opened at San Francisco Playhouse in San Francisco where it received raving reviews add something


"The River" is expected to premiere on Broadway at the Circle in the Square Theatre in a limited engagement in October 2014, starring Hugh Jackman and directed by Ian Rickson add something


Christopher McQuarrie - McQuarrie co-wrote the 2014 science fiction action thriller "Edge of Tomorrow" with Jez and John-Henry Butterworth, based on the Japanese novel "All You Need Is Kill"


Butterworth's latest play, The Ferryman, opened at the Royal Court Theatre on 24 April 2017 add something


Neal Street Productions - More recently in 2017/8, Neal Street has produced "The Ferryman" written by Jez Butterworth, directed by Sam Mendes


Joachim Ronning - In October 2017, it was announced Rønning would direct "Maleficent II" from a screenplay written by Linda Woolverton and Jez Butterworth, with Angelina Jolie reprising the role as the titular character


It has played for over 350 performances at the Gielgud Theatre, and will transfer to Broadway in October 2018 add something


Neal Street Productions - Also written by Jez Butterworth, Neal Street produced "Britannia" which was the first co-production between Sky and Amazon Prime Video in 2018, starring Kelly Reilly, David Morrissey, Zoë Wanamaker, Liana Cornell and Stanley Weber


Kim Coates - In 2018, Coates made a lauded return to the stage in the lead role of Jez Butterworth's "Jerusalem"


Joe Armstrong (actor) - In 2018, he appeared as series regular Gildas in Britannia, Jez Butterworth's historical drama about the Roman conquest of Britain


James Mangold - Later in February 2018, it was announced that Mangold was set to direct a film about the 1966 24 Hours of Le Mans, with Christian Bale and Matt Damon starring as Ken Miles and Caroll Shelby respectively, and Jez Butterworth and John-Henry Butterworth writing the script


The play won the 2019 Drama Desk award, Outstanding Play add something