James Cellan Jones Net Worth

James Cellan Jones Net Worth is
$1.1 Million

James Cellan Jones Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Alan James Gwynne Cellan Jones (born 13 July 1931) is a British television and film director. Since 1963, he has directed over 50 diverse television series and films, specializing in dramas. Particularly associated with the "Classic Serial" during the golden age of BBC drama, some of his most notable work has been in televising late 19th-century and 20th-century British literary works. Two of his most ambitious and successful directorial adaptations are the miniseries The Forsyte Saga (1967) and Fortunes of War (1987); and he is also noted for his award-winning productions of Jennie: Lady Randolph Churchill (1974) and Harnessing Peacocks (1993). Cellan Jones has been Head of Plays at BBC Television, Chairman of BAFTA, and Chairman of the Directors Guild of Great Britain.

Date Of BirthJuly 13, 1931
Place Of BirthSwansea, United Kingdom
ProfessionDirector, Producer, Writer
SpouseMargaret Eavis (m. 1959), Sylvia Rish
ChildrenSimon Cellan Jones, Rory Cellan-Jones
Star SignCancer
1All my family were doctors. I was born in Wales, and I was supposed to go into medicine. I weak-mindedly allowed myself to be led into reading science and got a natural sciences degree at Cambridge. With great relief, I gave it all up and started work as a call boy at the BBC.


Holby City2001TV Series 2 episodes
Married 2 Malcolm2000
The Bill1989-1999TV Series 10 episodes
McLibel!1997TV Mini-Series 2 episodes
Ruth Rendell Mysteries1997TV Series 2 episodes
La musique de l'amour: Chouchou1995TV Movie
The Vacillations of Poppy Carew1995TV Movie
Class Act1994TV Series 2 episodes
Harnessing Peacocks1993TV Movie
Scene1993TV Series documentary 1 episode
Brighton Belles1993TV Series 1 episode
Comedy Playhouse1993TV Series 1 episode
Rumpole of the Bailey1992TV Series 1 episode
Maigret1992TV Series 3 episodes
The Gravy Train Goes East1991TV Mini-Series 4 episodes
A Perfect Hero1991TV Mini-Series 6 episodes
A Little Piece of Sunshine1990TV Movie
Theatre Night1989TV Series 1 episode
Fortunes of War1987TV Mini-Series 7 episodes
Slip-Up1986TV Movie
Oxbridge Blues1984TV Series 4 episodes
The Kingfisher1983TV Movie
The Comedy of Errors1983TV Movie
Live from Pebble Mill1983TV Series 1 episode
Horace1982TV Series 6 episodes
A Fine Romance1981-1982TV Series 13 episodes
BBC2 Playhouse1979-1981TV Series 2 episodes
Play for Today1971-1980TV Series 3 episodes
The Day Christ Died1980TV Movie
BBC Play of the Month1971-1978TV Series 4 episodes
Centre Play1976TV Series 1 episode
The Madness1976TV Movie
The Adams Chronicles1976TV Mini-Series 1 episode
Caesar and Cleopatra1976TV Movie
Dr. Watson and the Darkwater Hall Mystery1974TV Movie
Jennie: Lady Randolph Churchill1974TV Mini-Series 7 episodes
Black and Blue1973TV Series 1 episode
Away from It All1973TV Series 1 episode
The Nelson Affair1973
The Edwardians1972-1973TV Mini-Series 2 episodes
The Golden Bowl1972TV Mini-Series 6 episodes
Eyeless in Gaza1971TV Series 5 episodes
ITV Saturday Night Theatre1971TV Series 1 episode
Roads to Freedom1970TV Series 13 episodes
W. Somerset Maugham1969-1970TV Series 2 episodes
Solo1970TV Series 2 episodes
The Way We Live Now1969TV Series 5 episodes
Out of the Unknown1969TV Series 1 episode
Detective1968TV Series 2 episodes
The Portrait of a Lady1968TV Series 6 episodes
Theatre 6251968TV Series 1 episode
Z Cars1967TV Series 2 episodes
The Forsyte Saga1967TV Mini-Series 7 episodes
Quick Before They Catch Us1966TV Series 4 episodes
The Hunchback of Notre Dame1966TV Series 7 episodes
An Enemy of the State1965TV Series 6 episodes
The Scarlet and the Black1965TV Series 5 episodes
The Ambassadors1965TV Movie
Esther Waters1964TV Series 1 episode
Compact1963-1964TV Series 16 episodes
Lorna Doone1963TV Mini-Series 1 episode


A Perfect Hero1991TV Mini-Series producer - 6 episodes
Oxbridge BluesTV Series producer - 5 episodes, 1984 associate producer - 1 episode, 1984
A Fine Romance1981-1982TV Series producer - 13 episodes
BBC Play of the Month1978TV Series producer - 1 episode
The Adams Chronicles1976TV Mini-Series producer - 6 episodes


The December Rose1986TV Mini-Series idea - 6 episodes



Assistant Director

Medico1959TV Movie assistant director


1st Annual Directors Guild of Great Britain DGGB Awards2004Video awards committee

Won Awards

1987ACECableACE AwardsDramatic SeriesOxbridge Blues (1984)
1976DGA AwardDirectors Guild of America, USAOutstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Series' - NightJennie: Lady Randolph Churchill (1974)

Nominated Awards

1988BAFTA TV AwardBAFTA AwardsBest Drama SeriesFortunes of War (1987)
1985BAFTA TV AwardBAFTA AwardsBest Single DramaOxbridge Blues (1984)
1983BAFTA TV AwardBAFTA AwardsBest Comedy SeriesA Fine Romance (1981)
1982BAFTA TV AwardBAFTA AwardsBest Comedy SeriesA Fine Romance (1981)
1977Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Limited SeriesThe Adams Chronicles (1976)
1977DGA AwardDirectors Guild of America, USAOutstanding Directorial Achievement in Dramatic Series' - NightThe Adams Chronicles (1976)
1976Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Limited SeriesThe Adams Chronicles (1976)
1976Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Directing in a Drama SeriesJennie: Lady Randolph Churchill (1974)
1975BAFTA TV AwardBAFTA AwardsBest Drama Series/SerialJennie: Lady Randolph Churchill (1974)
1972BAFTA TV AwardBAFTA AwardsBest Drama ProductionEyeless in Gaza (1971)
1971BAFTA TV AwardBAFTA AwardsBest Drama ProductionRoads to Freedom (1970)

Known for movies

IMDB Wikipedia

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