Roman Polanski born on 18 August 1933 in Paris to Ryszard Polański and Bula Liebling. He is a citizen of Poland and France. Roman Polanski was educated at National Film School in Łódź.
He is a Polish-French film director, producer, writer, actor.
Roman Polanski has had three spouses: Sharon Tate, Barbara Kwiatkowska-Lass and Emmanuelle Seigner. He has two children Morgane Polanski and Elvis Polanski.
Roman Polanski has worked as a film director, actor, film producer, screenwriter, writer, character actor, film actor and theatre director. He has been a member of Académie des Beaux-Arts. He has been nominated for an Academy Award for Best Director, Academy Award for Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay, Academy Award for Best Picture, European Film Award for Best Film, European Film Award for Best Director, European Film Award – People's Choice Award for Best European Film and European Film Award for Best Screenwriter. He has has won César Award for Best Director, Golden Medal for Merit to Culture, Silver Bear for Best Director, Academy Award for Best Director, Commander of the Legion of Honour, Medal for Merit to Culture, European Film Academy Achievement in World Cinema Award, European Film Academy Lifetime Achievement Award, European Film Award for Best Film, European Film Award for Best Director, European Film Award for Best Screenwriter, National Board of Review Award for Best Film and BAFTA Award for Best Direction. He owns 10050 Cielo Drive, Benedict Canyon, Los Angeles.
Roman Polanski has held the position of President of the Jury at the Cannes Festival.
He is also known as Rajmund Roman Thierry Polański and Polanski.