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John Carney was born in 1972 in Dublin, Ireland. He is a director and writer, known for Sing Street (2016), Once (2007) and Begin Again (2013). See full bio »

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Known For

Sing Street
Sing Street Director
(2016)
Once
Once Director
(2007)
Begin Again
Begin Again Director
(2013)
On the Edge
On the Edge Director
(2001)

Filmography

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 2016 Sing Street
 2013/II Begin Again
 2012 The Rafters
 2009 Zonad
 2007 Once
 2007 The Modest Adventures of David O'Doherty (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Movie (2007)
- Live (2007)
- Tour (2007)
- Job (2007)
- 27 (2007)
 2003 Zonad (Short)
 2001-2003 Bachelors Walk (TV Series) (10 episodes)
- Episode #2.4 (2003)
- Episode #2.3 (2003)
- Episode #2.2 (2003)
- Episode #1.1 (2002)
- Episode #1.7 (2001)
 2001 On the Edge
 1999 Park
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Show Show Composer (5 credits)
Show Show Actor (1 credit)
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Other Works:

Music video for 'Orange' (charted at number 30 in Irish Singles Chart) by David O'Doherty - Director

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Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Personal Quote:

I had just come back from making this far bigger movie in America and I was a bit disenchanted with working with certain movie stars in that movie and I wanted a break. I didn't enjoy that experience of paparazzi and fabulous openings. The movie star world is not something that ever appealed to me. I like working with actors and I wanted to come back to what I knew and enjoy film-making again - ... See more »

Trivia:

Former bassist and vocalist with Irish band, The Frames (1990-1993) one of whose members Glen Hansard won Best Original Song Oscar for "Falling Slowly" in Carney's film Once (2007). See more »

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