Julian Ozanne is a famous British director, remarkable producer, amazing and loving social activist, and former photojournalist. He is famously known as the ex-husband of Gillian Anderson.

Quick Info
Full NameJulian V Ozanne
Date of BirthNovember 30, 1965
Birth PlaceKenya
Parent(s)Patricia Ozanne
OccupationBritish director and producer
ex-WifeGillian Anderson
Age56 years old
Height5 feet 10 inches
Net WorthN/A

Early life

Julian Ozanne was born on November 30, 1965, in Kenya. His full name is ‘Julian V Ozanne’. He was blessed as a son to Patricia Ozanne. Julian spent his childhood in the palace of King Moshoeshoe II of Lesotho. He holds the Kenyan Nationality and falls on Caucasian Ethnicity. His Zodiac is Sagittarius.


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Physical Stats

Julian Ozanne is a 56 years old handsome man, who has a height of 5 feet 10 inches. He weighs 75kg. His eye color is Dark Brown and his hair color is black. He has a fair skin tone and a pointed nose. His body measurement is yet to be specified.



Julian Ozanne is a well-educated film producer. He has graduated with a degree in economics from the ‘London School of Economics.’


How did Julian start his career?

Julian started his career in ‘London Financial Times’ as a foreign correspondent. He has also worked for the ‘world Economic Forum’ and with several US and European investment banks. Julian is considered to be one of the boldest critics of the Zimbabwean government. He has also made a remarkable contribution to the modern Ugandan forestry industry. He is also given credit for his talent in filmmaking and has also produced several documentaries.

Julian Ozanne has set a mark as a photojournalist and also a documentary filmmaker. He has also worked as a foreign correspondent with the ‘Financial Times.’ He was the Middle East correspondent and the Africa bureau chief there. He also served as an advisor to many US and European investment banks from 1994 to 1999. He has kept his keen focus on the business and political risks in the African market.

Currently, he serves as the chief executive officer and managing director of ‘New Forests Company Holdings Limited’. He has considered a number of years in Africa. He has knowledge of the continent’s political and geographical status. He also knows a number of influential people and understands Africa’s business environment quite well. He utilized his knowledge to change a barren and desolate region in central Uganda by planting more than 14 million pine and eucalyptus trees.  He has been able to generate employment for more than 14 hundred people. The project was heavily criticized by many people due to which the project was suspended and the worker was laid off.


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Julian Ozanne has also kept his foot in a Production Company named ‘Bedford Square’. Julian has also directed many films such as ‘Giorgio Armani: A Man for all seasons’ which was released in 2000. The movie is about the life of fashion mogul Giorgio Armani. He has also produced a documentary named ‘This is Not an Exit: The Fictional World of Bret Easton’. His other production of the documentary was released in the Netherlands in 2002 named ‘Here to Where’.


How were Julian and Gillian married life?

Julian Ozanne was married to Gillian Anderson. Julian met Gillian met for the first time in Kenya during a safari. They start dating in 2002 and got married after dating for two years. They were actually supposed to get married in September 2003 but due to some unknown reason, the marriage got canceled. Then they tied their knot on December 29, 2004. They tied their knot in the village of shella on Lamu’s island off the Kenyan Indian Ocean coast. Julian is Gillian’s second husband. Her first husband was a Canadian tv art director and production designer Clyde Klotz.  She even had children with Clyde. Her name is piper. Piper was even Gillian’s bridesmaid at their marriage.

The couple’s marriage didn’t go well for a long time. Then Gillian announced her divorce from Julian in April 2006. Their divorce was finalized on July 24, 2007. The reason for their divorce is unknown though some sources suggest it was because of Julian’s cold relationship with Piper. Some of the sources also suggest that Gillian’s bisexual nature for the split. The couple didn’t have any children from their relationship.


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Net worth and Social Media

Julian Ozanne earns handsome money by producing movies. Like other celebrities, Julian Ozanne tries to keep his life private. He hasn’t revealed his net worth to the media.

He is not available on any social sites.


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