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Rupert Sanders

Rupert Sanders
Sanders at the Australian premiere of Snow White and the Huntsman, 19 June 2012
Born Rupert Miles Sanders
(1971-03-16) 16 March 1971
Westminster, London, England
Occupation Director
Spouse(s) Liberty Ross (m. 2002; div. 2014)
Children 2

Rupert Miles Sanders (born 16 March 1971) is an English film director.

Contents

  • Early life 1
  • Career 2
  • Personal life 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5

Early life

Sanders is Jewish, the eldest son of Thalia (née Garlick) and Michael Sanders.[1]

Career

Sanders has directed numerous television advertisements, including one for Halo 3: ODST, which won him two Golden Lions at the Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival.[2] Sanders' first feature film is Snow White and the Huntsman, which was released in the USA in early June 2012. The film's budget was $170 million, including an eight-figure marketing expenditure, and it earned $20.3 million on its opening day in the USA. To date, the film has grossed $396,592,829 at the box office.[3][4] He is set to direct a film adaptation of science fiction manga franchise Ghost in the Shell, with Avi Arad and Steven Paul producing and Scarlett Johansson starring in the main role.[5][6]

Personal life

Sanders married model Liberty Ross,[7] sister of Oscar-winning composer Atticus Ross,[8] in 2002.[9] Though both Sanders and Ross are British, they moved to Los Angeles to further Sanders' career.[9] Together they have two children, daughter Skyla and son Tennyson. In July 2012, Us Weekly published photos of Sanders cheating on Ross with actress Kristen Stewart,[10] prompting Sanders and Stewart to issue separate public apologies.[11][12][13] Ross subsequently filed for divorce from Sanders in January 2013, seeking joint custody, spousal support, and legal fees.[14] The divorce was finalized on 30 May 2014.[15]

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