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Alfonso Cuarón

Film Director Alfonso Cuarón
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Profession: Film Director

Nationality:
Mexico
Mexican

Why Famous: Gravity, Roma

Born: November 28, 1961
Birthplace: Mexico City, Mexico
Age: 59 years old

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Sagittarius

Historical Events

  • 2013-08-27 "Gravity", directed and co-written by Alfonso Cuarón and starring Sandra Bullock and George Clooney premieres at the Venice Film Festival
  • 2014-02-16 67th British Film and Television Awards (BAFTAS): "12 Years a Slave" Best Film, Alfonso Cuarón Best Director
  • 2018-08-30 Film "Roma" directed and written by Alfonso Cuarón, (Best Director 2019 Academy Awards) starring Yalitza Aparicio and Marina de Tavira premieres at the Venice Film Festival
  • 2019-02-10 72nd British Film and Television Awards (BAFTAS): "Roma" Best Film, Alfonso Cuarón Best Director, Olivia Coleman, Rami Malek best actors
  • 2019-02-24 91st Academy Awards: Best Picture "Green Book", Best Director Alfonso Cuarón, Best Actor Rami Malek, Best Actress Olivia Colman

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