Peter Jackson

31 Oct 1961

Director, Writer, Producer, Actor

Sir Peter Robert Jackson, (born 31 October 1961) is a New Zealand film director, producer, actor, and screenwriter, known for his Lord of the Rings film trilogy, adapted from the novel by J. R. R. Tolkien. He is also known for his 2005 remake of King Kong and as the producer of District 9.
He won international attention early in his career with his "splatstick" horror comedies, before coming to mainstream prominence with Heavenly Creatures, for which he shared an Academy Award Best Screenplay nomination with his wife, Fran Walsh. Jackson has been awarded three Academy Awards in his career, including the award for Best Director in 2003.

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Filmography (26 titles)

Genre: Adventure, Animation, Action, Family
Role: Director
(movie, 2015)
···The Hobbit - The Spence Edit
Genre: Fantasy
Role: Director
(movie, 2015)
···The Hobbit: The Tolkien Edit
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Role: Director
Genre: Fantasy
Role: Director, Producer, Writer
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Role: Director, Producer, Writer
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Role: Director, Producer, Writer
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Action
Role: Director, Producer, Writer
(movie, 2011)
···The Adventures of Tintin
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Mystery
Role: Producer
(movie, 2009)
···The Lovely Bones
Genre: Fantasy, Drama
Role: Director, Producer, Writer
(movie, 2009)
9.0District 9
Genre: Science Fiction
Role: Producer
(movie, 2007)
···Hot Fuzz
Genre: Crime, Action, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Thief Dressed as Santa (uncredited))
(movie, 2005)
7.0King Kong
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Action
Role: Director, Producer, Writer
Genre: Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Role: Director, Producer, Writer
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Action
Role: Actor, Director, Producer, Writer
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Action
Role: Actor, Director, Producer, Writer
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Role: Director, Writer
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Role: Director, Writer
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Role: Director, Writer
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Action
Role: Director, Producer, Writer
(movie, 1996)
···The Frighteners
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Role: Director, Writer
(movie, 1995)
···Forgotten Silver
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor, Director
(movie, 1994)
···Heavenly Creatures
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Role: Director, Writer
(movie, 1992)
···Braindead
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Role: Director, Writer
(movie, 1989)
···Meet the Feebles
Genre: Comedy, Music
Role: Actor, Director, Producer, Writer
(movie, 1987)
···Bad Taste
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Science Fiction
Role: Actor, Director, Producer, Writer