Duncan Zowie Jones (born 30 May 1971), also known as Zowie Bowie or Joey Bowie, is an English film director, best known for directing the 2009 film Moon. He is the son of rock star David Bowie.
Duncan is the only child from the marriage of David Bowie (legal name David Robert Jones) and his first wife, the former American model Mary Angela Barnett. He was born at Beckenham Hospital in South London. His son’s birth prompted Bowie to write the song “Kooks” for his 1971 album Hunky Dory. Duncan Jones is the half-brother of Alexandria “Lexi” Jones (born 2000), from his father’s second marriage to the fashion model Iman, and Stacia Larranna Celeste Lipka (born 1980), from his mother’s relationship with musician Drew Blood (né Andrew Lipka). He also has a stepsister, Zulekha Haywood (born 1978), who is the daughter of Iman and former NBA basketball player Spencer Haywood, Iman’s second husband.
As a child, Jones spent time growing up in Berlin, London, and Vevey, Switzerland… read more