Jon Blair

Jon Blair (born 1950) is a South African born writer, film producer and director of documentary films, drama and comedy who has lived in England and the United States ever since he was drafted into the South African army in the late 1960s. He is the only director of documentaries working in the United Kingdom who has won all three of the premier awards in his field: an Oscar, an Emmy (twice) and a British Academy Award.

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Jon Blair - Personal Life
... Blair has two adult children, Tanya and Ben, and lives in London and Suffolk with his wife Yvonne, and twin eleven year old sons, Artie and Louis ...

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