Peter Morgan

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Peter Morgan is a British media personality. Peter Morgan is a scriptwriter and playwright by profession. Likewise, he is popular for writing historical and biographical films and plays.

Early Childhood

Peter Morgan whose full name is Peter Julian Robin Morgan was born on 10th April 1963 and will be 59 years in the year 2022. Being born in early April, his zodiac sign is Aries. Likewise, Peter was born in Wimbledon, London, England, and holds British nationality. Similarly, talking about his ethnicity and religion, he belongs to the Caucasian ethnic group and follows Christianity.

Likewise, speaking of his family background, Peter is the son of Arthur Morgenthau and Inga Bojcek. His father Arthur was a German Jew who flew due to Nazi rule. Similarly, his mother was a Catholic Polish woman who ran from the Soviets. Moreover, his parents moved to the UK in the year 1933 and then started using the family name as ‘Morgan’ which is the Anglicized version of ‘Morgenthau’. Unfortunately, he was only 9 years old when he lost his father.

Furthermore, talking about his educational background, Peter went to St. Paul’s School in London. Likewise, he then went to Downside School which is a boarding school in Somerset. Likewise, he then eventually went to the University of Leeds and earn a fine art degree from it.

Professional Life

Talking about his professional life, Peter began writing after he created a training video on a student play that has co-written with Mark Wadlow staging at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. He then started the full-fledged career of writing scripts for Television shows including ‘Martha’, ‘Meet Frank’, ‘Daniel and Laurence’. Likewise, over the years, Peter specialized in writing biographical films and series combining both fiction as well as fact. Similarly, Peter then earns some recognition with the television series ‘The Jury’.

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Caption: Peter posing for a picture. Source: Irish News

Likewise, in the year 2006, Peter became into nomination for Academy Award for his work ‘The Queen’ which was about Princess Diana’s death and its effect on the British royal family and Tony Blair. Moreover, actor Helen Mirren won plenty of awards for her performance in the role. Likewise, in the same year, he co-wrote the movie ‘The Last King of Scotland with Jeremy Brock’.

Similarly, his first play Frost/Nixon was performed in the Donmar Warehouse in London. Likewise, he wrote the sports drama ‘The Damned United’ which is the adaptation of the novel The Damned Utd. He has also written the thriller ‘Hereafter’ which was under the direction of Clint Eastwood.

Furthermore, on the year, 2010 he wrote the screenplay for Bohemian Rhapsody. This movie was a biopic of rock star Freddie Mercury winning several awards. Furthermore, he has also written the biographical drama series ‘The Crown’.

Net worth and Awards

Talking about his net worth and earnings, Peter is a British screenwriter and playwright by profession. Likewise, he has been making a good earning and impressive fame from his career. Similarly, he has a net worth of around $90 million.

Likewise, he has also made impressive fame and achieved good recognition for his work. Likewise, he won the Best Single Drama award at the British Academy Television Awards (BAFTA TV Awards) ceremony.

Similarly, his work The Queen earn him the Golden Globe Award for the Best Screenplay – Motion Picture’. Likewise, he also won the Kanbar Award for Excellence in Screenwriting at the 50th San Francisco International Film Festival. Moreover, he has won many awards and rewards in his career.

Relationship Status

Regarding his relationship status, Peter is in a relationship with actor Gillian Anderson. They have been dating since the year 2016. Likewise, before this, she was in a marital relationship with Anna Carolina ‘Lila’ Schwarzenberg in a civil ceremony in London.

Moreover, Lila is the daughter of Czech politician Karel Schwarzenberg. They had a religious marriage ceremony at Murau Austria. Similarly, this couple was blessed with five children together. Unfortunately, they parted ways in the year 2014.

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Caption: Peter with Gillian Anderson. Source: Insider

Peter Morgan – Body Measurement 2022

Unfortunately, there is no information about his body measurement details available in the media. Similarly, there is no information about his height, weight, and vital stats in the media. Looking at his physical appearance, he has fair skin with dark brown pair of eyes and light brown hair color.

Peter Morgan – Social Media 2022

Reflecting upon his social media presence, Peter is not active in any social media channels. Moreover, he seemed to live a private and peaceful life than being active in social media.