Dexter Fletcher

Dexter Fletcher (born 31 January 1966) is an English actor and director. He has appeared in Guy Ritchie's Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels and the crime comedy Smoking Guns, as well as in television shows such as the comedy-drama Hotel Babylon, the HBO series Band of Brothers and, earlier in his career, the children's show Press Gang. He was also in the film Bugsy Malone. He had a short stint as a presenter on the third series of Channel 4's GamesMaster in 1993 and 1994.

Fletcher made his directorial debut with Wild Bill (2011), and also directed Sunshine on Leith (2013) and Eddie the Eagle (2015). He replaced Bryan Singer as director of Bohemian Rhapsody, a biopic about the band Queen, released in October 2018; due to DGA rules, he received executive producer credit. In 2019 he directed Rocketman, a film based on the life of Elton John.

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Rocketman Review

Dexter Fletcher’s Elton John biopic has lift off

New Rocketman trailer: Taron Egerton sings all the hits

A first full trailer lands ahead of its May release.

Rocketman teaser trailer: Taron Egerton is Elton John in the story of his life

A first look at another musical biog directed by Dexter Fletcher

Terminal Review

A neo-noir nightmare of the worst kind.<br />

Bohemian Rhapsody teaser trailer: Rami Malek is a Killer Queen

A look back on the life of Freddie Mercury and the rise of Queen

Terminal teaser trailer: Margot Robbie loses her mind

An elusive teaser that promises a whole lot more

Dexter Fletcher replaces Bryan Singer as director of Bohemian Rhapsody

Thunderbolts and lightning on set lead to Singer's untimely departure.

This Week's Cinema Releases

Check out the films released in the UK later this week

Eddie the Eagle Review

'Sunshine on Leith' director Dexter Fletcher turns his golden gaze to a classic British underdog tale.

Sunshine on Leith Review

Dexter Fletcher's big screen version of Stephen Greenhorn's Proclaimers stage musical hits UK homes at the end of January.

Revolution: The Director's Cut Review

Time to reassess Hugh Hudson's notorious eighties flop?