Roger Deakins Bio Details

Full name

Roger Alexander Deakins





Date of birth

24 May 1949

Birth place

Torquay, Devon, England, UK




Torquay Boys' Grammar School, Torquay, Devon, England, United Kingdom

Bath School of Art and Design, Bath, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

National Film and Television School, Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom

January 2016: Has been Oscar nominated 13 times for Best Cinematography. With no win ;
His Academy Awards nominated films are: ;
2015: Sicario ;
2014  Unbroken ;
2013: Prisoners ;
2012: Skyfall ;
2010  True Grit ;
2008  The Reader  (with Chris Menges) ;
2007: No Country For Old Men ;
2007  The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford ; 
2001 The Man Who Wasn't There ;
2000  O Brother Where Art Thou ;
1997  Kundun ;
1996  Fargo ;
1994  The Shawshank Redemption  ;

Roger Deakins

Top British cinematographer with over a dozen Oscar nominations
Roger Deakins

Relationship History

James Ellis


11 Dec 1991

Roger Deakins Family

Roger Deakins's parents:

Roger Deakins's father is William Deakins Roger Deakins's mother is Josephine Deakins

Roger Deakins's current partners:

Roger Deakins's wife is James Ellis