Roger Alexander Deakins CBE, BSC, ASC (born 24 May 1949) is an British cinematographer. He is best known for his work on the movies of the Coen brothers, Sam Mendes, and Denis Villeneuve. Deakins is a member of both the American and British Society of Cinematographers.
Deakins at the 83rd Academy Awards in February 2011
Roger Alexander Deakins
24 May 1949
|Other names||Roger A. Deakins|
|Organization||British Society of Cinematographers|
American Society of Cinematographers
Isabella James Purefoy Ellis (m. 1991)
|Awards||Academy Award for Best Cinematography|
2018 Blade Runner 2049 Independent Spirit Award for Best Cinematography
2009 A Serious Man
Deakins has received fourteen nominations and one win for the Academy Award for Best Cinematography. His most well-known works include The Shawshank Redemption, Fargo, A Beautiful Mind, Skyfall, Sicario, and Blade Runner 2049.
- "Roger Deakins Will Receive The 2011 American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) Lifetime Achievement Award". wearemoviegeeks.com. Retrieved 22 December 2010.