Jan Tomáš “Miloš” Forman (born February 18, 1932 in Čáslav, Czechoslovakia, died April 13, 2018) directed movies in Czech, like Loves of a Blonde (1965), and in English, One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1975) with Jack Nicholson from the 1962 novel by Ken Kesey, Hair (1979) from the Broadway musical, Ragtime (1981) from the 1975 novel by Doctorow, Amadeus (1984) from the 1979 play by Peter Shaffer about Mozart, Valmont (1989) with Colin Firth from the 1782 French novel Dangerous Liaison, The People vs. Larry Flynt (1996) with Woody Harrelson, Man on the Moon (1999) with Jim Carrey as comedian Andy Kaufman, Goya’s Ghosts (2006) with Javier Bardem.
Read Milos Forman, Three-Time Golden Globe Winner, 1932-2018 by Yoram Kahana.
Golden Globe Awards
1967 NomineeForeign Film - Foreign Language
1976 WinnerBest Director - Motion Picture
1982 NomineeBest Director - Motion Picture
1985 WinnerBest Director - Motion Picture
1997 WinnerBest Director - Motion Picture