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Julian Fellowes

 
Bio:
Julian Fellowes is an award-winning screenwriter, director, producer, novelist and actor. He is the creator, sole writer and executive producer of the multiple award-winning international television phenomenon, "Downton Abbey" for which he won two Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Movie or ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Julian Fellowes is an award-winning screenwriter, director, producer, novelist and actor. He is the creator, sole writer and executive producer of the multiple award-winning international television phenomenon, "Downton Abbey" for which he won two Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Movie or ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[West End, 2016] [Replacement]
Book[Replacement]
 
[West End, 2004] [Replacement]
Adaptations[Replacement]

Writing

Book
Bookwriter
Bookwriter
Bookwriter

Photos

Julian Fellowes and Zizi Stallen Photo

Julian Fellowes and Zizi Stallen

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12/11/2019
Gareth Neame, Producer; Julian Fellowes, Writer, Producer; Michelle Dockery as Lady M Photo

Gareth Neame, Producer; Julian Fellowes, Writer, Producer; Michelle Dockery as Lady Mary Talbot

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09/16/2019
Craig Gallivan, Julian Fellowes, and Laurence Connor with the Cast of School of Rock Photo

Craig Gallivan, Julian Fellowes, and Laurence Connor with the Cast of School of Rock

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03/07/2019
Laurence Connor and Julian Fellowes Photo

Laurence Connor and Julian Fellowes

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03/07/2019
Laurence Connor and Julian Fellowes with the Cast of School of Rock Photo

Laurence Connor and Julian Fellowes with the Cast of School of Rock

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03/07/2019

 

Stage

Productions

[West End, 2016] [Replacement]
Book[Replacement]

[West End, 2004] [Replacement]
Adaptations[Replacement]

Writing
Book
Bookwriter
Bookwriter
Bookwriter

Julian Fellowes Biography

Julian Fellowes is an award-winning screenwriter, director, producer, novelist and actor. He is the creator, sole writer and executive producer of the multiple award-winning international television phenomenon, "Downton Abbey" for which he won two Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Movie or Miniseries and Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or Dramatic Special. He is also the writer of the upcoming "Downton Abbey" movie.
In 2002, Fellowes won an Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay for "Gosford Park."

Julian Fellowes Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2016 - Best Book of a Musical
Julian Fellowes, School of Rock-The Musical
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2006 - Outstanding Book of a Musica
Julian Fellowes, Mary Poppins

Julian Fellowes News

BWW Interview: Elizabeth McGovern on the Theatricality of DOWNTON ABBEY Photo BWW Interview: Elizabeth McGovern on the Theatricality of DOWNTON ABBEY
by Michael Major - May 19, 2022

McGovern is no stranger to the stage, recently seen on the West End in  AVA: The Secret Conversations. She has also been seen on Broadway in Time and the Conways, Hamlet, and Love Letters. BroadwayWorld caught up with McGovern to discuss what audiences can expect from the new film, the theatricality of Downton Abbey, and more.

CRT Box Office Opens For All Summer Sales on May 23 Photo CRT Box Office Opens For All Summer Sales on May 23
by Stephi Wild - May 18, 2022

The Cortland Repertory Theatre Box Office will open Monday, May 23rd for all summer ticket sales for their 50th anniversary summer season.¬† CRT's Box Office is located at CRT Downtown, 24 Port Watson Street in downtown Cortland and is open Monday ‚Äď Friday from 9:00 AM ‚Äď 6:00 PM, and on Saturdays from noon ‚Äď 6:00 PM.¬†

HBO Begins Production on THE GILDED AGE Season Two Photo HBO Begins Production on THE GILDED AGE Season Two
by Michael Major - May 16, 2022

The series stars Christine Baranski, Cynthia Nixon, Carrie Coon, Morgan Spector, Louisa Jacobson, Denée Benton, Debra Monk, Kristine Nielsen, Taylor Richardson, Douglas Sills, Celia Keenan-Bolger, Michael Cerveris, Erin Wilhelmi, Kelli O'Hara, Donna Murphy, Patrick Page, Laura Benannte, Audra McDonald, Robert Sean Leonard, and more.

BWW Review: After Two-Year Covid Delay, Nashville Rep's MARY POPPINS Finally Flies In Photo BWW Review: After Two-Year Covid Delay, Nashville Rep's MARY POPPINS Finally Flies Into Polk Theatre
by Jeffrey Ellis - May 1, 2022

After more than two years since its original opening night was set in 2020, Nashville Repertory Theatre‚Äôs eagerly anticipated production of Disney‚Äôs Mary Poppins ‚Äď the stage musicalization of P.L. Travers‚Äô tales of the acerbic British nanny and her oft-misbehaving charges ‚Äď has finally landed on the stage of the James K. Polk Theatre at Tennessee Performing Arts Center.

39th Elliot Norton Awards Nominations Announced - See the Full List! Photo 39th Elliot Norton Awards Nominations Announced - See the Full List!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 25, 2022

More than 60 nominations in over two dozen categories of outstanding actors, directors, designers, choreographers, musicians, and productions were announced today by the Boston Theater Critics Association (BTCA) for the 39th Elliot Norton Awards.

Rehearsals Begin For MARY POPPINS at Sydney Lyric Theatre Photo Rehearsals Begin For MARY POPPINS at Sydney Lyric Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Apr 20, 2022

The world's most famous nanny has flown into Sydney as rehearsals have officially begun for the Australian premiere of Cameron Mackintosh and Disney's new production of MARY POPPINS. 

Artisan Center Theater Announces Auditions For MARY POPPINS Photo Artisan Center Theater Announces Auditions For MARY POPPINS
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 11, 2022

Artisan Center Theater announces auditions for Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's Mary Poppins.

BWW Review: Hale Centre Theatre's SCHOOL OF ROCK is Electrifying Photo BWW Review: Hale Centre Theatre's SCHOOL OF ROCK is Electrifying
by Tyler Hinton - Apr 11, 2022

SCHOOL OF ROCK on Hale Centre Theatre’s Centre Stage in Sandy is an electrifying display of bravado, heart, musical prowess and slick spectacle.

Cortland Rep Announces 50th Anniversary Summer Season For 2022 Photo Cortland Rep Announces 50th Anniversary Summer Season For 2022
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 5, 2022

Cortland Repertory Theatre has announced their 2022 5-show summer season to be held at the Little York Pavilion in Preble, NY, as a celebration of their 50th Anniversary. The season will run from June 8 ‚Äď August 20 and will contain three musicals and two plays.

Algonquin Arts Theatre Announces 2022/23 Broadway Series Photo Algonquin Arts Theatre Announces 2022/23 Broadway Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 5, 2022

Algonquin Arts Theatre has announced its 2022-2023 Broadway Series titles. Flying in to start the season is Mary Poppins followed by the theatre's August production of The Who's Tommy. In October, Man of LaMancha returns to the Algonquin Stage.

Julian Fellowes Videos

VIDEO: Audra McDonald, Deneé Benton & More in THE GILDED AGE Trailer VideoVIDEO: Audra McDonald, Deneé Benton & More in THE GILDED AGE Trailer
by Michael Major - Dec 13, 2021

The star-studded cast of the new series includes Carrie Coon, Denée Benton, Cynthia Nixon, Christine Baranski, Ben Ahlers, Michael Cerveris, Claybourne Elder, Linda Emond, Katie Finneran, Celia Keenan-Bolger, Nathan Lane, Audra McDonald, Debra Monk, Donna Murphy, Kristine Nielsen, Kelli O'Hara, Patrick Page, Taylor Richardson, and Douglas Sills.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for BRIDGE AND TUNNEL on EPIX VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for BRIDGE AND TUNNEL on EPIX
by Stage Tube - Dec 14, 2020

Written, directed and produced by Edward Burns (Saving Private Ryan, Public Morals), this dramedy series set in 1980 revolves around a group of recent college grads setting out to pursue their dreams in Manhattan while still clinging to the familiarity of their working-class Long Island home town.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Season Two of PENNYWORTH VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Season Two of PENNYWORTH
by Stage Tube - Nov 10, 2020

A year after the explosive events of last season, England finds itself embroiled in a devastating civil war, with the powerful, neo-fascist Raven Union, led by Lord Harwood (Jason Flemyng) threatening to control the entire country.

Broadway Rewind: SCHOOL OF ROCK Starts its Broadway Jam Session VideoBroadway Rewind: SCHOOL OF ROCK Starts its Broadway Jam Session
by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 14, 2020

Today we rewind to 2015, when School of Rock was getting ready for Broadway. School of Rock opened December 6 at the Winter Garden Theatre, where it played for 1309 performances.

BWW TV: MARY POPPINS At Drury Lane Theatre Is 'Practically Perfect' VideoBWW TV: MARY POPPINS At Drury Lane Theatre Is 'Practically Perfect'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 22, 2019

It's a jolly holiday with...' Drury Lane Theatre's production of Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's Mary Poppins. Based on the stories of P.L. Travers and the beloved Walt Disney film and co-created by Cameron Mackintosh, this 'practically perfect' musical includes a book by Julian Fellowes, original music and lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman, and new songs and additional music and lyrics by George Stiles and Anthony Drewe. Marcia Milgrom Dodge returns to Drury Lane to direct and choreograph this 'supercalifragilisticexpialidocious' production.Celebrate the magic with the whole family this holiday season; Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's Mary Poppins runs through January 19, 2020, at Drury Lane Theatre, 100 Drury Lane in Oakbrook Terrace.

BWW TV: Get A Peek At 'Step In Time' From MARY POPPINS At Drury Lane Theatre VideoBWW TV: Get A Peek At 'Step In Time' From MARY POPPINS At Drury Lane Theatre
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 22, 2019

It's a jolly holiday with...' Drury Lane Theatre's production of Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's Mary Poppins. Based on the stories of P.L. Travers and the beloved Walt Disney film and co-created by Cameron Mackintosh, this 'practically perfect' musical includes a book by Julian Fellowes, original music and lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman, and new songs and additional music and lyrics by George Stiles and Anthony Drewe. Marcia Milgrom Dodge returns to Drury Lane to direct and choreograph this 'supercalifragilisticexpialidocious' production.Celebrate the magic with the whole family this holiday season; Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's Mary Poppins runs through January 19, 2020, at Drury Lane Theatre, 100 Drury Lane in Oakbrook Terrace.

BWW TV: See Highlights From MARY POPPINS At Drury Lane Theatre VideoBWW TV: See Highlights From MARY POPPINS At Drury Lane Theatre
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 22, 2019

It's a jolly holiday with...' Drury Lane Theatre's production of Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's Mary Poppins. Based on the stories of P.L. Travers and the beloved Walt Disney film and co-created by Cameron Mackintosh, this 'practically perfect' musical includes a book by Julian Fellowes, original music and lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman, and new songs and additional music and lyrics by George Stiles and Anthony Drewe.

VIDEO: EPIX Releases Official Trailer for BELGRAVIA VideoVIDEO: EPIX Releases Official Trailer for BELGRAVIA
by Stage Tube - Oct 23, 2019

Premium network EPIX released an official trailer and three additional first look photos for the highly anticipated new series, Belgravia. Premiering on EPIX in 2020, Belgravia is a story of secrets and scandals amongst the upper echelon of London society in the 19th century. When the Trenchards accept an invitation to the now legendary ball hosted by the Duchess of Richmond on the fateful eve of the Battle of Waterloo, it sets in motion a series of events that will have consequences for decades to come as secrets unravel behind the porticoed doors of London's grandest neighborhoods.

VIDEO: Watch an Interview with DOWNTON ABBEY Writer Julian Fellowes on OPEN STUDIO WI VideoVIDEO: Watch an Interview with DOWNTON ABBEY Writer Julian Fellowes on OPEN STUDIO WITH JARED BOWEN
by Stage Tube - Oct 2, 2019

On the latest episode of WGBH's Open Studio with Jared Bowen, Jared sits down with Downton Abbey creator, screenwriter, and producer Julian Fellowes on the heels of the Downton Abbey movie's big opening weekend. Watch the interview below!

VIDEO: DOWNTON ABBEY Cast Talks Bringing The Crawley Family To The Big Screen VideoVIDEO: DOWNTON ABBEY Cast Talks Bringing The Crawley Family To The Big Screen
by Stage Tube - Sep 16, 2019

‚ÄúDownton Abbey‚ÄĚ stars Michelle Dockery, Hugh Bonneville, Elizabeth McGovern, Laura Carmichael, Allen Leech, Jim Carter and Kevin Doyle stop by TODAY to discuss the Crawley family's return, this time on the big screen.


Julian Fellowes Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Julian Fellowes written?
Julian Fellowes has written 3 shows including Mary Poppins (Bookwriter), School of Rock (Book), The Wind in the Willows (Bookwriter).

What awards has Julian Fellowes been nominated for?
Best Book of a Musical (Tony Awards) for School of Rock-The Musical and Outstanding Book of a Musica (Drama Desk Awards) for Mary Poppins .