Famous New Zealander T V & Movie Producers

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 1 Peter Jackson

Peter Jackson
Famous As: Director
Birthdate: October 31, 1961
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Pukerua Bay, New Zealand

New Zealand director/producer Peter Jackson is best known for his three-time Academy Award-winning work in The Return of the King, the third part of the Lord of the Rings trilogy. The third-highest-grossing director ever, he is also the man behind The Hobbit trilogy and the 2005 film King Kong

 2 Taika Waititi

Taika Waititi
Famous As: Film director Known for What We Do in the Shadows and Boy
Birthdate: August 16, 1975
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Raukokore, Waihau Bay, New Zealand

 3 Russell Crowe

Russell Crowe
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: April 7, 1964
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Wellington, New Zealand

Active in the film industry for over 35 years, Russell Crowe is an actor, film producer, director, and musician. Gaining international fame with his role in the epic historical film Gladiator in 2000, he is the recipient of several awards, including an Academy Award and a Broadcast Film Critics Association Award.

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 4 Tim Bevan

Tim Bevan
Famous As: Film producer
Birthdate: December 20, 1957
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Queenstown, New Zealand
New Zealand-British film producer Tim Bevan co-chairs the production company Working Title Films, which has indirectly won 12 Academy Awards through its various films. He has co-produced the West End musical Billy Elliot and hit films such as Four Weddings and a Funeral, Atonement, Bridget Jones's Diary, and Frost/Nixon

 5 Anna Hutchison

Anna Hutchison
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 8, 1986
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Auckland, New Zealand
Best known for the New Zealand soap Shortland Street and the Australian series Underbelly, Anna Hutchison has also appeared in films such as Encounter. She was in the news for traveling with her 11-month-old daughter from Los Angeles to Auckland amid the COVID-19 pandemic to film A Love Yarn

 6 Fran Walsh

Fran Walsh
Famous As: Screenwriter, film producer who has won three Academy Awards for the final film of the trilogy, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
Birthdate: January 10, 1959
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Wellington, New Zealand

 7 Niki Caro

Niki Caro
Famous As: Director known for 2002 film Whale Rider was critically praised and won a number of awards
Birthdate: September 20, 1966
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Wellington, New Zealand
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 8 Andrew Niccol

Andrew Niccol
Famous As: Screenwriter
Birthdate: June 10, 1964
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Paraparaumu, New Zealand

 9 Philippa Boyens

Philippa Boyens
Famous As: Screenwriter and film producer who co-wrote the screenplay for Peter Jackson's films
Birthdate: 1962 AD
Birthplace: Auckland, New Zealand

 10 Richard Taylor

Richard Taylor
Famous As: Filmmaker
Birthdate: February 2, 1960
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Cheshire, England

 11 James Napier Robertson

James Napier Robertson
Famous As: Director, screenwriter and actor
Birthdate: March 24, 1982
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Auckland, New Zealand

 12 Riley Reid

Riley Reid
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: December 2, 1978
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New Zealand