Jonathan Miller

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Miller in September 1988

Sir Jonathan Wolfe Miller CBE (born 21 July 1934) is a British theatre and opera director, actor, author, television presenter and medical doctor. He was born in St John's Wood, London. He first became well-known in the early 1960s in the comedy revue Beyond the Fringe with Peter Cook, Dudley Moore and Alan Bennett.

Miller started directing operas in the 1970s. His best-known production is probably his 1982 "Mafia"-styled Rigoletto set in the 1950s. He was an associate director at the National Theatre and later ran the Old Vic Theatre. He is a writer and presenter of many BBC documentaries.

Miller has been married to Rachel Collet since 1956. The couple have three children.[1]

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  1. Wheatcroft, Geoffrey (29 January 1995). "Profile: Jonathan Miller: What's eating the doc?". The Independent. Retrieved 22 May 2019.

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