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(British screenwriter, Playwright)

Relationship Facts of Peter Morgan

Peter Morgan is not having an affair with anyone presently.
His sexual orientation is straight.
He has Five children: Gioia Maria Morgan, Robin Leopold Morgan, Karel Benjamin Morgan, Victor Morgan, and Laszlo Morgan.
His ex-wife is a Czech Princess Anna Carolina von Schwarzenberg.

What is the relationship of Peter Morgan?

Peter Morgan is currently rumored to be in a relationship with screenwriter and producer, Jemima Goldsmith.

Previously, he was married to Princess Anna Carolina von Schwarzenberg, the daughter of Czech politician and nobleman Prince Karl von Schwarzenberg.

The duo civilly tied the knot on July 28, 1997, in London and religiously at Murau on the 6th of September in Austria.

They have five children together named Gioia Maria Morgan, Robin Leopold Morgan, Karel Benjamin Morgan, Victor Morgan, and Laszlo Morgan.

Who is Peter Morgan?

Peter Morgan is a British screenwriter and playwright. He is best known for his work as the playwright behind ‘The Audience’ and ‘Frost/Nixon and the screenwriter of ‘The Queen’ and ‘The Damned United.

What is the full name of Peter Morgan?

Peter was born on April 10, 1963, in Wimbledon, London, England. His full name is Peter Julian Robin Morgenthau.

The name of his parents is Arthur Morgenthau (father) and Inga Bojcek (mother). When he was nine years old his father passed away.

Talking about his education, he went to St Paul’s School in London. He later transfers to Downside School in Somerset. Morgan received a degree in Fine Art from the University of Leeds.

Further, he holds British nationality. His mother is of Polish ancestry whereas his father is of Ashkenazi Jewish descent.

Peter Morgan: Professional Life, Career

In 1986, Peter made his theatrical debut as a writer for the production Pax Britannica. He then co-writer the film Madame Sousatzka, the adaptation of the 1962 novel of the same name. During the 1990s, he writes several television scripts including an episode of Rik Mayall Presents, the Comedy premiere, The Chest. He made his career big break with The Deal, a television drama about the power-sharing deal between Tony Blair and Gordon Brown.

In 2006, his first play, Frost/Nixon was staged at the Donmar Warehouse theatre in London starring Michael Sheen as David Frost and Frank Langella as Richard Nixon. The same year, Peter co-wrote the movie The Last King of Scotland along with  Jeremy Brock. Morgan is also the writer of the 2009 sports drama The Damned United, the adaptation from David Peace’s 2006 novel The Damned Utd.

Furthermore, his latest hit has been the Netflix biographical drama series The Crown, it is based around Queen Elizabeth II and her reign.

Awards and Nominations

Throughout his career, Peter has been nominated and won numerous awards. Some of them are,

2006, 2008Academy AwardsBest Original ScreenplayNominated
2016, 2017, 2019, 2020American Film InstituteAFI Television Program of the YearWon
2007British Academy Film AwardsOutstanding British FilmWon
2020Golden Globe AwardsBest Television SeriesWon
2021Producers Guild of American AwardsOutstanding Producer of Episodic Television DramaWon

Rumors, Controversy

As of now, he hasn’t been part of any sort of controversial matter that creates a huge buzz in the media. He stays miles away from such rumors and scandals that hamper his personal and professional life.

Peter Morgan: Net Worth, Salary

As of 2023, Peter has amassed an estimated net worth of $90 million from his successful career as a screenwriter and playwright.

In October 2019, the Crown creator signed a massive overall deal with Netflix of around $100 million. His yearly income and real estate are still under review.

What are the body stats of Peter Morgan?

The 58 years old personality stands at the height of 6 feet 1 inch tall. His weight is about 78 kg. Likewise, he has a blue pair of eyes and he has salt and pepper hair color.

Social Media

Peter doesn’t available on any kind of social media site including Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.


  • As of 2021, he is 58 years old.
  • His Zodiac sign is Aries.
  • The actor can speak fluently in English and German.
  • He often writes biographical films that combine fact and fiction.
  • In 2008, he was listed in rank #28 of Telegraph’s “the 100 most powerful people in British culture”
  • Morgan was appointed as the Commander of the Order of the British Empire in the 2016 New Year Honors for services to drama.
  • He was honored by the American Film Institute with a tribute to his career at the AFI FEST 2019 in November.

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