Born: August 17, 1949
Famous for: Bringing a very British sophistication to everything he does
A stalwart of British drama, Julian Fellowes has been making his mark on both the big and small screen since the Seventies. His credits include such memorable series as Our Friends In The North, Monarch Of The Glen and Sharpe. He has also earned acclaim as a script-writer, through his contribution to movies such as Gosford Park and, more recently, Vanity Fair.