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Peter Jackson

Peter Jackson was born as an only child in a small coast-side town in New Zealand in 1961. When a friend of his parents bought him a super 8 movie camera (because she saw how much he enjoyed taking photos), the then eight-year-old Peter instantly grabbed the thing to start recording his own movies, which he made with his friends. They were usually...

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Oct 31, 1961 In Pukerua Bay, North Island, New Zealand
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Bogans
Latest Project:
Movie The Oohs 2017-09-30

Won 3 Oscars. Another 130 wins & 122 nominations.

Known For
Poster of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Poster of The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
Poster of The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
Poster of The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
Movie Houghton Mifflin Welcomes You to Middle-Earth Himself 2018
Movie The Adventures of Tintin: Prisoners of the Sun Unknown 2018
Movie Little Red Riding Hood Unknown 2018
Movie Lovely Memories Unknown 2018
Movie Broken Glass Unknown 2018
Movie 2nd Annual Spaceys Himself 2018
Movie The Making of 'The Lord of the Rings' Himself 2018
Movie Bryan's Journals Himself 2018
Series Total Request Live Unknown 2018
Movie A Filmmaker's Journey: Making 'The Return of the King' Himself 2018
Movie Return to Middle Earth Himself 2018
Movie Bogans Himself 2018
Movie The Valley None 2018
Movie Untitled Third Tintin Film Unknown 2018
Movie The Oohs Unknown 2017-09-30
Movie Skull Island: A Natural History Himself 2017-08-27
Series The 100 Scariest Movie Moments Himself 2017-09-03
Movie Classic Artists: The Moody Blues Himself 2017-09-13
Movie Long Live the King Unknown 2016-10-01
Movie Judi-Judi King Boss Vellaikaruppan 2016-05-12
Series E! Live from the Red Carpet Unknown 2015
Movie The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies - Completing Middle-earth: A Seventeen-Year Journey Himself 2015-11-25
Movie What We Do in the Shadows Unknown 2015-02-13
Movie The Third Annual 'On Cinema' Oscar Special Unknown 2015-02-22
Movie The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies - Completing Middle-earth: A Six-Part Saga Himself 2015-03-24
Movie The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies - New Zealand: Home of Middle-Earth - Part 3 Himself 2015-03-24
Movie Krampus Unknown 2015-12-04
Movie Black Eve Old Man 2014-10-07
Movie The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug - Summoning Smaug: Last of the Fire-Drakes Himself 2014-11-04
Movie Dwarf on a Pig Unknown 2014-12-08
Movie Middle-earth: There and Back Again Himself 2014-12-11
Movie The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Unknown 2014-12-17
Movie The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug - The Peoples and Denizens of Middle-earth Himself 2014-11-04
Movie The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug - Realms of the Third Age: From Beorn's House to Lake-town Himself 2014-11-04
Movie Peter Jackson Invites You to the Set: In the Company of the Hobbit Himself 2014-04-08
Series Last Week Tonight with John Oliver Unknown 2014-04-27
Movie The Boxtrolls Unknown 2014-09-26
Movie The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug - The Music of the Hobbit Himself 2014-11-04
Series Le grand journal de Canal+ Unknown 2013
Movie Who the 'Ell Is Tauriel? Unknown 2013-12-13
Movie Rise of the Fellowship Unknown 2013-12-03
Movie The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Unknown 2013-12-13
Movie River Deep, Mountain High: James Nesbitt in New Zealand Himself 2013-12-25
Movie Bilbo Le Hobbit: Director's Cut Unknown 2013-02-05
Movie The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot Unknown 2013-11-23
Movie The World's End Unknown 2013-08-23
Movie An Unexpected Party: Bag End Himself 2013-11-05
Movie The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey - Durin's Folk: Creating the Dwarves Himself 2013-11-05
Movie Tuck Bushman and the Werewolves of Windy Crack Villager 2013-10-31
Series Días de cine Unknown 2012
Series Cinema 3 Unknown 2012
Series Vivir de cine Unknown 2012-10-26
Series The Hollywood Fast Lane Unknown 2012-06-08
Movie The Puppet Monster Massacre Unknown 2012-03-30
Movie Tintin: In the Volume Himself 2012-03-13
Movie The World of Tintin Himself 2012-03-13
Movie Close Up Unknown 2012-09-30
Movie Ray Harryhausen: Special Effects Titan Himself - Director of The Hobbit 2012-11-09
Movie The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Unknown 2012-12-14
Movie West of Memphis Unknown 2012-11-22
Movie The Journey to Tintin Himself 2012-03-13
Movie Black Sunshine: Conversations with T.F. Mou Unknown 2011
Movie War Horse Unknown 2011-12-25
Series The Big Picture Unknown 2011-02-01
Series Fry's Planet Word Unknown 2011-09-25
Movie The Adventures of Tintin Unknown 2011-12-21
Series Janela Indiscreta Unknown 2010-03-03
Movie The Lovely Bones Unknown 2010-01-15
Movie Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy Unknown 2010-05-04
Series Special Collector's Edition Unknown 2010-08-16
Movie Blank Spaces Unknown 2010-02-22
Movie King Kong 360 3-D Unknown 2010-07-01
Movie The Making of King Kong 360 3D Himself 2010-06-12
Movie Taste of Flesh Unknown 2009-03-03
Movie Stockholms 20th International Film Festival Himself 2009-11-19
Movie The Alien Agenda: A Filmmaker's Log Himself 2009-12-22
Movie 'District 9': Comic-Con Extravaganza Himself 2009-12-22
Series Mark at the Movies Unknown 2009-09-26
Movie 5 Demis Unknown 2009-09-14
Movie Reclaiming the Blade Unknown 2009-04-15
Movie District 9 Unknown 2009-08-14
Series Last Chance to See Unknown 2009-09-06
Movie Super Capers: The Origins of Ed and the Missing Bullion Unknown 2009-03-20
Movie The Ending Bridges Unknown 2009-01-21
Movie Artists of the Roundtable Unknown 2008-10-02
Movie Crossing the Line Unknown 2008-04-01
Series Rencontres de cinéma Unknown 2008
Movie Weird Science Whatever Unknown 2008-04-20
Movie Black Sheep Unknown 2007-03-29
Movie Hot Fuzz Unknown 2007-04-20
Series DP/30: Conversations About Movies Unknown 2007
Series Cinemassacre's Monster Madness Unknown 2007-10-01
Movie Maquillando entre monstruos Unknown 2007-10-17
Movie Star Wars: The Legacy Revealed Himself 2007-05-28
Movie Sweet FA Batter's Mate #2 2006-11-18
Movie Recreating the Eighth Wonder: The Making of 'King Kong' Himself 2006-11-14
Series Corazón de... Unknown 2006
Movie Forbes Celebrity 100: Who Made Bank? Unknown 2006-07-16
Movie In the Headlights Unknown 2006-08-11
Movie King Kong: Weta Collectibles Himself 2006-11-14
Movie King Kong: The Present Himself 2006-11-14
Movie 06 Spaceys Himself 2006-05-27
Movie The Sci-Fi Boys Himself 2006-04-27
Movie The 63rd Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 2006-01-16
Movie The World's Fastest Indian Unknown 2006-03-24
Movie Kong's New York, 1933 Himself 2006-03-28
Movie Hostel Unknown 2006-01-06
Series Campbell Live Unknown 2005-03-21
Movie The Making of a Shot: The T-Rex Fight in King Kong Himself 2005-12-13
Movie The Lost Spider Pit Sequence Unknown 2005-11-22
Movie Oz Tribute: The Art of Imagination Himself 2005-10-25
Movie King Kong: Production Diaries - An Introduction by Peter Jackson Himself 2005-12-13
Movie King Kong: Peter Jackson's Production Diaries Himself 2005-12-13
Movie It's All Gone King Kong Himself 2005-12-18
Movie King Kong Unknown 2005-12-14
Movie The Making of 'The Frighteners' Himself 2005-12-14
Movie RKO Production 601: The Making of 'Kong, the Eighth Wonder of the World' Unknown 2005-10-22
Series The Colbert Report Unknown 2005-10-17
Movie Lord of the Brush None 2005-06-19
Movie Du kommst nicht vorbei - Fans im Bann des Ringes Himself 2005-01-31
Movie Ringers: Lord of the Fans Himself 2005-01-21
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to George Lucas Unknown 2005-06-20
Series Cinema mil Unknown 2005-07-16
Movie I'm King Kong!: The Exploits of Merian C. Cooper Unknown 2005-09-03
Movie Ray Harryhausen: The Early Years Collection Unknown 2005-01-17
Series 20 to 1 Unknown 2005-09-29
Movie The 61st Annual Golden Globe Awards Unknown 2004-01-25
Movie The Official Making of 'Tongan Ninja' Himself 2004-10-26
Movie The Force Is with Them: The Legacy of 'Star Wars' Himself - Director, 'The Lord of the Rings' Trilogy 2004-09-21
Movie The Characters of 'Star Wars' Himself - Director, 'The Lord of the Rings' Trilogy 2004-09-21
Movie Weta Workshop Himself - Director 2004-12-14
Movie The Soundscapes of Middle-Earth Himself 2004-12-14
Series The Insider Unknown 2004-09-13
Series Entourage Unknown 2004-07-18
Movie DNZ: The Real Middle Earth Himself 2004-02-23
Movie 1st Annual Directors Guild of Great Britain DGGB Awards Unknown 2004-02-21
Movie 2004 MTV Movie Awards Unknown 2004-06-10
Movie Good Taste Made Bad Taste Himself 2004-06-18
Movie The 76th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 2004-02-29
Movie The End of All Things Himself 2004-12-14
Movie Music for Middle-Earth Himself 2004-12-14
Movie J.R.R. Tolkien: The Legacy of Middle-Earth Himself 2004-12-14
Movie Home of the Horse Lords Himself - Director 2004-12-14
Movie Cameras in Middle-Earth Himself 2004-12-14
Movie The Passing of an Age Himself 2004-12-14
Movie From Book to Script: Forging the Final Chapter Himself 2004-12-14
Movie Big-atures Himself - Director 2004-12-14
Movie Weta Digital Himself 2004-12-14
Movie Editorial: Completing the Trilogy Himself 2004-12-14
Movie Designing Middle-Earth Himself 2004-12-14
Series Tinseltown TV Unknown 2003
Movie The Saw Is Family: Making 'Leatherface' Unknown 2003
Movie The Lord of the Rings: The Quest Fulfilled Himself 2003-12-26
Series Frids film Unknown 2003
Movie The Long and Short of It Bus Driver 2003-01-01
Movie Designing Middle-Earth Himself 2003-11-18
Movie The Soundscapes of Middle-Earth Himself 2003-11-18
Movie The Taming of Sméagol Himself 2003-11-18
Movie Big-atures Himself 2003-11-18
Movie J.R.R. Tolkien: Origins of Middle-Earth Himself 2003-11-18
Movie Music for Middle-Earth Himself 2003-11-18
Movie Editorial: Refining the Story Himself 2003-11-18
Movie National Geographic: Beyond the Movie - The Lord of the Rings: Return of the King Himself 2003-12-12
Movie The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Unknown 2003-12-17
Movie The Battle for Helm's Deep Is Over... Himself 2003-11-18
Movie Weta Workshop Himself 2003-11-18
Movie From Book to Script: Finding the Story Himself 2003-11-18
Movie Weta Digital Himself 2003-11-18
Movie Warriors of the Third Age Himself 2003-11-18
Movie No Fate But What We Make: 'Terminator 2' and the Rise of Digital Effects Himself 2003-06-03
Movie 2003 MTV Movie Awards Unknown 2003-06-05
Movie The Race for Everest Himself - Reuters Correspendent 2003-05-27
Series Il était une fois... Unknown 2003-05-18
Series Filmland Unknown 2003-02-24
Movie 1st Annual Spaceys Himself 2003-06-26
Movie I'll See You in My Dreams Unknown 2003-07-01
Movie Cameras in Middle-Earth Himself 2003-11-18
Series 4Pop Unknown 2003-01-05
Series Shootout Unknown 2003-10-12
Movie The Making of 'The Long and Short of It' Himself 2003-08-26
Movie Making the Movie Unknown 2002
Movie Music for Middle-Earth Himself 2002-11-12
Movie Designing Middle-Earth Himself - Director 2002-11-12
Movie A Day in the Life of a Hobbit Himself 2002-11-12
Movie J.R.R. Tolkien: Creator of Middle-Earth Himsellf 2002-11-12
Movie Scale Himself 2002-11-12
Movie Big-atures Himself - Director 2002-11-12
Movie Weta Workshop Himself - Director 2002-11-12
Movie The Road Goes Ever On... Himself 2002-11-12
Movie The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers Unknown 2002-12-18
Movie Cameras in Middle-Earth Himself 2002-11-12
Movie From Book to Script Himself 2002-11-12
Movie The Fellowship of the Cast Himself - Director 2002-11-12
Movie Digital Grading Himself 2002-11-12
Movie Editorial: Assembling an Epic Himself 2002-11-12
Series The Buzz Unknown 2002-10-04
Movie Before Stardom Unknown 2002-09-18
Movie The 74th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 2002-03-24
Movie Weta Digital Himself 2002-11-12
Series Sendung ohne Namen Unknown 2002-10-17
Movie The Soundscapes of Middle-Earth Himself 2002-11-12
Movie Storyboards and Pre-viz: Making Words Into Images Himself 2002-11-12
Movie Grandma and the Eight Children Mads Eight 2001-05-02
Movie A Passage to Middle-earth: The Making of 'Lord of the Rings' Himself 2001-12-09
Movie The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Unknown 2001-12-19
Movie Quest for the Ring Unknown 2001
Series + de cinéma Unknown 2001
Movie Behind the Bull: Forgotten Silver Himself 2000-12-19
Movie God's Army Elder Downey 2000-03-10
Movie Heaven Unknown 1999-04-30
Movie The Ugly Unknown 1998-05-01
Movie Phantoms Unknown 1998-01-23
Movie Contact Unknown 1997-07-11
Movie Forgotten Silver Himself 1997-10-03
Movie The Lounge Bar Unknown 1996-10-16
Movie The Frighteners Unknown 1996-07-19
Movie Meet the Feebles Unknown 1995-09-01
Movie Hercules: The Legendary Journeys - Hercules and the Lost Kingdom Unknown 1994-05-02
Series HBO First Look Unknown 1994-03-01
Movie Jack Brown Genius Unknown 1994-09-10
Movie Heavenly Creatures Unknown 1994-10-14
Movie Dead Alive Unknown 1993-02-12
Movie Valley of the Stereos Unknown 1992
Series Gomorron Unknown 1992-09-14
Series Charlie Rose Unknown 1991-09-30
Series Troldspejlet Unknown 1989-02-03
Movie Bad Taste Derek / Robert 1989-06-01
Series Worzel Gummidge Down Under Unknown 1987-10-04
Series National Geographic Explorer Unknown 1985-04-07
Series Entertainment Tonight Unknown 1981-09-14
Series Great Performances Unknown 1972-11-04
Movie The Johnstown Monster TV Launch Captain 1971-10-01
Series Film 2017 Unknown 1971-11-16
Movie The Freedom of the Prisoner Guard 1958-08-05
Movie Close My Door None 1957-09-03
Series Today Unknown 1952-01-14