Ridley Scott is a renowned Academy Award-nominated filmmaker honored with Best Director Oscar nominations for his work on Black Hawk Down, Gladiator and Thelma & Louise. All three films also earned him DGA Award nominations. Scott’s recent directorial releases include Alien: Covenant, the sequel to Prometheus starring Michael Fassbender and Katherine Waterston; and All the Money in the World, starring Mark Wahlberg, Michelle Williams, and Christopher Plummer, about the kidnapping of John Paul Getty III. He is currently filming The Last Duel, starring Matt Damon and Ben Affleck.
Scott has garnered multiple nominations over his illustrious career. In addition to his four DGA nominations, Scott has also earned four Golden Globe nominations for Best Director for films such as American Gangster, and three Academy Award nominations for Best Director for films including Gladiator. The film won the Oscar, Golden Globe and BAFTA Award for Best Picture.