Richard Marquand film director Return of the Jedi from Cardiff
Highly successful film director of 'Return of the Jedi', 'Jagged Edge' and many more.
Connection: Born Cardiff.
Born in Cardiff, 1947. Died in Los Angeles, California, 1987. Also directed television film 'Edward II' starring Ian Mckellen. Went to university in Oxford and France.
He also directed 'Return of the Jedi', 'Jagged Edge', 'The Eye of the Needle' and 'Birth of the Beatles' among many others.