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The Lord Lloyd-Webber
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Lloyd Webber in 2008
Born
Andrew Lloyd Webber

22 March 1948 (1948-03-22) (age 72)
Kensington, London, England
Nationality British
Education
Occupation
  • Composer
  • songwriter
  • theatre director
  • television personality
  • businessman
Years active 1965–present
Notable work
Net worth £820 million (2019 estimate)
Spouse(s)
  • Sarah Hugill
    (m. 1971; div. 1983)
  • Sarah Brightman
    (m. 1984; div. 1990)
  • Madeleine Gurdon (m. 1991)
Children 5, including Imogen Lloyd Webber
Parent(s) William Lloyd Webber
Jean Johnstone
Relatives Julian Lloyd Webber (brother)
Awards
  • Emmy Award
  • Grammy Awards (4)
  • Oscar
  • Tony Awards (6)
  • Golden Globe, Best Original Song (1996)
  • Olivier Awards (8, 1978–2018, incl.
     Society of London Theatre Special Award
     and Lifetime Achievement Award)
  • Ivor Novello Awards (14)
  • Hollywood Walk of Fame (1993)
  • Praemium Imperiale (1995)
  • Songwriter's Hall of Fame (1995)
  • American Theatre Hall of Fame (2009)
Member of the House of Lords
In office
25 February 1997 – 17 October 2017
Personal details
Political party Conservative

Andrew Lloyd Webber, Baron Lloyd-Webber (born 22 March 1948) is a British composer and impresario of musical theatre. His company, the Really Useful Group, is one of the largest theatre operators in London.

Career

In 2018, Webber became one of fifteen people to win an Oscar, Grammy, Tony and Emmy Award.

During his career, he has produced 15 musicals (several have run at the West End and on Broadway for ten or more years). His lyricists have included: Tim Rice, Don Black, Christopher Hampton, Richard Stilgoe, and Ben Elton. He wrote the music for two movies: Gumshoe and The Odessa File. He wrote a Latin requiem mass. He has won many awards for his work, most notably seven Tony Awards, three Grammy Awards, an Oscar, an International Emmy, six Olivier Awards, and a Golden Globe Award. Lloyd Webber was knighted in 1992, and entered the House of Lords in 1997.

Personal life

Lloyd Webber's second marriage was to the actress and singer Sarah Brightman. They divorced in 1990. Lloyd Webber's third and current wife is Madeleine Gurdon, a former three-day event horsewoman. His younger brother is cellist Julian Lloyd Webber. On 25 October 2009, it was reported that Webber had been diagnosed with the early stages of prostate cancer. He had an operation and has recovered.

Musicals

He has many musical plays, including:

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