Actor, Director, Writer
- Graduated from London's Royal College of Art with first-class honors.
- Began career in the 1960s as a set designer, then director, for BBC TV.
- First feature film, The Duellists, was nominated for the Palme d'Or and unanimously won Best First Work at the Cannes Film Festival in 1977.
- Founded Ridley Scott Associates, a U.K.-based commercial production company, through which he directed some 3,000 TV commercials, including the classic 1984 ad for Apple Computers that aired during the 1984 Super Bowl.
BAFTA Film Awards
Directors Guild of America Awards
Producers Guild Awards
Darryl F. Zanuck Award for Outstanding Producer of Theatrical Motion Pictures
Critics' Choice Awards
David di Donatello Awards
Cannes Film Festival
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