Jeremy Noble

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Jeremy Noble
Born Jeremy Mark Noble
(1960-07-09) 7 July 1960 (age 56)
Stanborough Park, Garston
Occupation Screenwriter, playwright, actor
Education MA English Literature
Alma mater Magdalene College Cambridge

Jeremy Mark Noble (born 9 July 1960) is an English screenwriter, playwright and actor.[1][2]

Early life and education[edit]

Noble attended King's School, Bruton, and read English Literature at Magdalene College, Cambridge, where he was supervised by the poet Geoffrey Hill, and whence he graduated with a 2:1 in 1987. He won a Half Blue for polo, playing for Cambridge University against Oxford University (Cambridge won 3-2, 7 June 1987). He was Honorary Treasurer for Cambridge University Polo Club.

Career[edit]

Noble moved to St. Petersburg, Russia, to become a writer. He has since worked with various Russian cultural figures including Valery Gergiev, Alexander Sokurov, and Vladimir Bortko,[citation needed]

Noble has written for The Washington Post,[3] St. Petersburg Press,[4] PN Review,[5] and Literary Review.[6] He has written extensively about Russian ballet, for Dance Magazine,[7] and his published work includes St Petersburg: A Century of Russian Ballet: Desk Diary 2000.

Noble has translated extensively from Russian into English, for major arts organisations and events,[8] the President of the Russian Federation,[9] and the Mayor of Moscow.[10]

Noble wrote the English-language dialogue for the 2005 film The Sun (directed by Alexander Sokurov). His play Marlene Made Me was shortlisted for the UK International Playwriting Festival 2004. He was co-writer and guest historian for Glamour Puds, Series 2 Episode 9.[11]

He has been seen on Russian TV in the role of Dr Paulson in Peter the Great: The Testament, directed by Vladimir Bortko, and on Ukrainian TV in the role of President of the Council of Vampires in Split directed by Vlad Lanne.[12]

Noble is currently writing the English-language version of the screenplay for a new film by Vladimir Bortko.[citation needed]

Writing and acting credits[edit]

List of television, film and theatre credits
Year Title Notes
1995 The Glorious Tradition: A History of Russian Ballet (video film in two volumes); written and narrated by Jeremy Noble
1996 Smith (Miranda Theatre, New York)
1998 Tchaikovsky's Death
2004 Marlene Made Me (shortlisted UK International Playwriting Festival 2004)
2005 The Sun (in Russian Солнце) (premiere: Berlin Film Festival, and screened New York Film Festival 2005, Toronto International Film Festival 2005, Karlovy Vary International Film Festival); English-language dialogue by Jeremy Noble
2005 Дилер created, and co-written by Jeremy Noble [13] Episode 1 Портрет Императора (in English Portrait of an Emperor) Writers: Jeremy Noble, Albina Shulgina, Vadim Mikhailov

Episode 2 Наследница (in English The Heiress) Writers: Jeremy Noble, Albina Shulgina, Vadim Mikhailov Episode 3 Memento Mori (in English Memento Mori) Writers: Jeremy Noble, Albina Shulgina, Vadim Mikhailov Episode 4 Осквернители Могил (in English Tomb Raiders) Writers: Jeremy Noble, Albina Shulgina, Vadim Mikhailov Episode 5 Подделка (in English Fake) Writers: Jeremy Noble, Albina Shulgina, Vadim Mikhailov Episode 6 Портрет Неизвестноо (in English Portrait by an Unknown Artist) Writers: Jeremy Noble, Albina Shulgina, Vadim Mikhailov Episode 7 Старуха На Обочине (in English An Old Woman on the Edge) Writers: Jeremy Noble, Albina Shulgina, Vadim Mikhailov Episode 8 Медные Всадники (in English The Bronze Horsemen) Writers: Jeremy Noble, Igor Shiritz

2010 Glamour Puds Season 2, Episode 9; co-writer and guest historian Jeremy Noble
2011 A Drunken Foreigner in Streets of Broken Lights (Улицы разбитых фонарей) Series 11 Episode 17 Othello of the Northern Palmyra (Отелло Северной Пальмиры, 17 серия) [14]
2011 Dr Paulson in Peter the Great: The Testament (Петр Первый. Завещение. Rossiya TV, Russia)
2012 President of the Council of Vampires in Split (Сплит, 2011, TET TV, Ukraine)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Biography Jeremy Noble", at kino-teatr.ru; retrieved 6 November 2012.
  2. ^ Evgenii Shapovalov, "Hero: Jeremy Noble, in the past – a British millionaire, today – a Russian screenwriter" Sobaka magazine, November 2006; pp. 194-197; retrieved 7 November 2012.
  3. ^ Jeremy Noble, "AFTER THE FALL; The Once-Elite Kirov Dancers Have Gained Artistic Freedom-But They May Have Lost Far More", The Washington Post, 6 March 1994; retrieved 6 November 2012.
  4. ^ Jeremy Noble, "Colours of Matisse Run Riot Inside The Hermitage", St. Petersburg Press, Number 20, 21–27 September 1993, front cover.
  5. ^ Jeremy Noble, "Soviet Facts and Russian Fiction", PN Review 94, Volume 20 Number 2, November - December 1993; pp. 8-10; retrieved 6 November 2012.
  6. ^ Jeremy Noble, "Strolls with Pushkin Abram Tertz", Literary Review, April 1994, p. 45.
  7. ^ Jeremy Noble, "Power of St. Petersburg: Maryinsky Legends", Dance Magazine, June 1999, Vol. LXXIII No. 6,pp. 57-64.
  8. ^ "Catalogue of the exhibition Lexus Hybrid Art 2011" at Artplay Design Centre, Moscow; translated into English by Jeremy Noble; 17 July 2012; retrieved 7 November 2012.
  9. ^ "Catalogue for the Best of Russia 2010 photography exhibition, with introduction by Dmitry Medvedev, President of the Russian Federation" at Winzavod Contemporary Art Centre, Moscow; translated into English by Jeremy Noble; January, 2012; retrieved 7 November 2012.
  10. ^ "Catalogue for the Best of Russia 2011 photography exhibition, with introduction by Sergei Sobyanin, Mayor of Moscow", at Winzavod Contemporary Art Centre, Moscow; translated into English by Jeremy Noble; January, 2012; retrieved 7 November 2012.
  11. ^ "Careme in Russia"; Glamour Puds Season 2 Episode 9; first broadcast on Channel 4, 11 March 2010; guest historian, and co-written by Jeremy Noble; retrieved 7 November 2012.
  12. ^ "Сплит". 
  13. ^ "Дилер". 
  14. ^ ""Улицы разбитых фонарей-11" (2011)". 

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