Ol Parker

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Ol Parker
Born
Oliver Parker

1969 (age 51–52)
London, England
Occupation
  • Film director
  • screenwriter
  • producer
Years active1995–present
Spouse(s)
(m. 1998)
Children3; including Nico

Oliver Parker (born 1969), is an English film director, screenwriter, and producer. He wrote and directed the 2018 musical film Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again.

Biography[edit]

Parker was born in London, England. His directing credits include Imagine Me & You (2005) and Now Is Good (2012). He wrote the screenplay for Imagine Me & You (2005), The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2011) and The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2015), and wrote and directed the musical sequel, Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (2018).[1]

Personal life[edit]

He married English actress Thandiwe Newton in 1998, and they have three children: daughters Ripley (b. 2000) and Nico (b. 2004), and son Booker Jombe (b. 2014).[2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kroll, Justin (2017-05-19). "'Mamma Mia' Sequel Gets Release Date, Director at Universal". Variety. Retrieved 2017-12-24.
  2. ^ Eggenberger, Nicole (5 March 2014). "Thandie Newton welcomes baby boy Booker Jombe Parker in home birth". Us Weekly. Retrieved 5 March 2014.
  3. ^ Rivera, Zayda (6 March 2014). "Thandie Newton, husband Ol Parker welcome son Booker Jombe Parker in home birth". New York Daily News.

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