Richard Eyre Biography

Sir Richard Charles Hastings Eyre (born 28 March 1943) is an English film, theatre, television and opera director.

Eyre was educated at Sherborne School, an independent school for boys in the market town of Sherborne in north-west Dorset in south-west England, followed by Peterhouse at the University of Cambridge and Lincoln College at the University of Oxford. Eyre became the first President of Rose Bruford College in July 2010. He lives in Brook Green, West London.