Sacha Gervasi

Born 1966

Alexander Sacha Simon Gervasi is a British journalist, screenwriter and Independent Spirit Award and Emmy Award winning director.

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1966 Birth Born in 1966.


1989 23 Years Old After completing his degree, he subsequently worked for John Calder of the Samuel Beckett archive helping to arrange a vast sale of Beckett's personal papers at Sotheby's in 1989, including Beckett's own annotated version of Waiting for Godot which sold to Trinity College, Dublin.
1995 29 Years Old Gervasi moved to Los Angeles in 1995 to attend the graduate screen-writing programme at UCLA Film School, where he twice won the BAFTA/LA scholarship. … Read More


1999 33 Years Old From 1999 to 2000, he was the voice of Jaguar Cars on US radio and television.
2004 38 Years Old Gervasi got his film-writing start with The Big Tease, which he co-wrote with Craig Ferguson. He went on to pen The Terminal, made into a film in 2004 directed by Steven Spielberg and starring Tom Hanks. … Read More
2005 39 Years Old …  He reunited with Anvil after a break of 20 years, and started shooting a rockumentary about them in November 2005.


2006 40 Years Old On 14 May 2006 Geri Halliwell gave birth to their daughter, Bluebell Madonna Halliwell.
2008 42 Years Old The film premièred at the Sundance Film Festival in January 2008, and won Audience Awards at the 2008 Sydney Film Festival, Los Angeles Film Festival and Galway International Film Festival. … Read More
2009 43 Years Old The film was named Best Documentary of 2009 at the Evening Standard British Film Awards in London. … Read More
The film debuted at the Toronto Film Festival in September 2010. … Read More
2012 46 Years Old In 2012, Gervasi directed Hitchcock starring Anthony Hopkins as Alfred Hitchcock, Helen Mirren as his wife Alma, and Scarlett Johansson as Janet Leigh. … Read More
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