Michael Apted

British television and film director and producer (1941–2021)

Michael David Apted, CMG (10 February 1941 – 7 January 2021) was a British director, producer, writer and actor. He directed James Bond movie The World is Not Enough. He was known for directing Amazing Grace and The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader.

Michael Apted

Apted in 2013
Michael David Apted

(1941-02-10)10 February 1941
Died7 January 2021(2021-01-07) (aged 79)
EducationCity of London School
Downing College, Cambridge
OccupationFilm director
Years active1963–2019
Spouse(s)Jo Apted (divorced)
Dana Stevens (divorced)
Paige Simpson (m. 2014)
Children4, including Paul

Apted died at his home in Los Angeles on 7 January 2021, at the age of 79.[1][2][3]

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  1. Welk, Brian. "Michael Apted, Director of 'Up' Documentaries and 'Coal Miner's Daughter,' Dies at 79". The Wrap. Retrieved 8 January 2021.
  2. D'Zurilla, Christie. "Michael Apted, '7 Up' director and three-time DGA president, dies at 79". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 8 January 2021.
  3. Genzlinger, Neil (8 January 2021). "Michael Apted, Versatile Director Known for 'Up' Series, Dies at 79". The New York Times. Retrieved 8 January 2021.

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