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Peter Jackson

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. Description above from the Wikipedia article Peter Jackson, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia


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Born:
Oct 31, 1961 In Pukerua Bay, North Island, New Zealand
Movie/TV Credits:
92
First Appeared:
In the series The Oscars 1953-03-18
Latest Project:
Movie Mortal Engines 2018-11-27
Known For
Poster of Mortal Engines
Poster of The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
Poster of The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
Poster of Meet the Feebles
Filmography
Movie Mortal Engines Sooty Pete (uncredited) 2018-11-27
Movie The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Painting of Bungo Baggins (uncredited) 2014-12-10
Movie The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot Himself 2013-11-23
Movie River Deep, Mountain High: James Nesbitt in New Zealand Self 2013-12-25
Movie The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Albert Dreary (uncredited) 2013-12-11
Movie The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Running Dwarf in Erebor (uncredited) 2012-11-26
Movie West of Memphis Himself 2012-12-25
Movie Ray Harryhausen: Special Effects Titan Himself 2011-11-27
Movie The Lovely Bones Man at Pharmacy (uncredited) 2009-02-19
Movie The Alien Agenda: A Filmmaker's Log Himself 2009-12-22
Movie Hot Fuzz Thief Dressed as Father Christmas (uncredited) 2007-02-14
Movie Star Wars: The Legacy Revealed Self 2007-05-28
Movie The Sci-Fi Boys Himself 2006-04-27
Movie The Return of the King: Behind the Scenes Himself 2006-08-29
Movie The Eighth Blunder of the World Himself 2006-11-14
Movie Recreating the Eighth Wonder: The Making of 'King Kong' Himself 2006-11-14
Movie Lord of the Brush Unknown 2005-06-19
Movie RKO Production 601: The Making of 'Kong, the Eighth Wonder of the World' Himself 2005-10-22
Movie Ringers - Lord of the Fans 2005-01-21
Movie The Art of Imagination: A Tribute to Oz Himself 2005-10-25
Movie King Kong: Peter Jackson's Production Diaries Himself 2005-12-13
Movie King Kong Biplane gunner 2005-12-12
Movie J.R.R. Tolkien: The Legacy of Middle-Earth Self 2004-12-14
Movie Home of the Horse Lords Self - Director 2004-12-14
Movie The Characters of Star Wars Himself 2004-09-21
Movie Weta Workshop Self - Director 2004-12-14
Movie Frodo Is Great... Who Is That?!! Himself 2004-07-23
Movie The Soundscapes of Middle-Earth Self 2004-12-14
Series Entourage Peter Jackson 2004-07-18
Movie The Force Is with Them: The Legacy of Star Wars Himself 2004-09-21
Movie Editorial: Completing the Trilogy Self 2004-12-14
Movie Big-atures Self - Director 2004-12-14
Movie Weta Digital Self 2004-12-14
Movie Cameras in Middle-Earth Self 2004-12-14
Movie The Passing of an Age Self 2004-12-14
Movie From Book to Script: Forging the Final Chapter Self 2004-12-14
Movie The End of All Things Self 2004-12-14
Movie Music for Middle-Earth Self 2004-12-14
Movie Designing Middle-Earth Self 2004-12-14
Movie Big-atures Self 2003-11-18
Movie Weta Digital Self 2003-11-18
Movie The Soundscapes of Middle-Earth Self 2003-11-18
Movie Weta Workshop Self 2003-11-18
Movie The Long and Short of It Bus Driver 2003-01-01
Movie The Race for Everest Himself 2003-05-27
Movie J.R.R. Tolkien: Origins of Middle-Earth Self 2003-11-18
Movie Music for Middle-Earth Self 2003-11-18
Movie Designing Middle-Earth Self 2003-11-18
Movie The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Corsair Bosun (uncredited) 2003-12-01
Movie The Quest Fulfilled: A Director's Vision 2003-12-26
Movie Warriors of the Third Age Self 2003-11-18
Movie The Battle for Helm's Deep Is Over... Self 2003-11-18
Movie Cameras in Middle-Earth Self 2003-11-18
Movie The Taming of Sméagol Self 2003-11-18
Movie From Book to Script: Finding the Story Self 2003-11-18
Movie Editorial: Refining the Story Self 2003-11-18
Movie Editorial: Assembling an Epic Self 2002-11-12
Movie Scale Self 2002-11-12
Movie Weta Digital Self 2002-11-12
Movie Digital Grading Self 2002-11-12
Series Icons Unknown 2002-05-01
Movie J.R.R. Tolkien: Creator of Middle-Earth Himself 2002-11-12
Movie Big-atures Self - Director 2002-11-12
Movie The Appendices, Part I: From Book to Vision Self 2002-11-12
Movie Music for Middle-Earth Self 2002-11-12
Movie Designing and Building Middle-Earth Self - Director 2002-11-12
Movie Weta Workshop Self - Director 2002-11-12
Movie A Day in the Life of a Hobbit Himself 2002-11-12
Movie The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers Spear-Throwing Rohan Soldier (uncredited) 2002-12-18
Movie From Book to Script Self 2002-11-12
Movie The Road Goes Ever On... Self 2002-11-12
Movie The Fellowship of the Cast Self - Director 2002-11-12
Movie The Soundscapes of Middle-Earth Self 2002-11-12
Movie Cameras in Middle-Earth Self 2002-11-12
Movie Storyboards and Pre-viz: Making Words Into Images Self 2002-11-12
Movie A Passage to Middle-earth: Making of 'Lord of the Rings' Himself 2001-12-09
Movie Quest for the Ring Himself 2001-11-29
Movie National Geographic - Beyond the Movie: The Fellowship of the Ring Himself 2001-12-23
Movie The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Albert Dreary / Painting of Bungo Baggins (uncredited) 2001-12-18
Movie Behind the Bull: Forgotten Silver Himself 2000-01-01
Movie The Making of 'The Frighteners' Himself 1998-11-24
Movie The Frighteners Man with piercings (uncredited) 1996-07-18
Movie Forgotten Silver Himself 1995-10-28
Series Blue Heelers Unknown 1994-01-18
Movie Heavenly Creatures Bum Outside Theater (uncredited) 1994-09-12
Movie Braindead Undertaker's Assistant (uncredited) 1992-08-13
Movie Meet the Feebles Audience Member in the Theater (uncredited) 1989-08-12
Movie Good Taste Made Bad Taste Himself 1988-01-01
Movie Bad Taste Derek / Robert 1987-12-01
Movie Grandma and the Eight Children in the Woods Mads 1979-09-18
Movie The Valley Prospector #4 1976-01-01
Series The Oscars Unknown 1953-03-18