- Brief Introduction
- Personal and Professional life
- Career and Education
- Parents, Family life
- Relationships Status
- Net worth and Salary
- Wiki, Achievements, and Facts
Peter Robert Jackson, simply known all over the world as Peter Jackson is a New Zealand film director and screenwriter. He gained huge recognition as the director and writer of the famous movie trilogies, The Lord of the Rings, and The Hobbit.
Name: Peter Jackson
Age: 56 years
Birth Date: October 31, 1961
Zodiac sign: Scorpio
Birth Place: Wellington, New Zealand
Height: 5 feet 7 inches
Net Worth: $600 million
Nationality: New Zealander
Profession: Actor, Director, Producer, Screenwriter
Personal and Professional life
Peter Jackson was born on October 31, 1961, in Wellington, New Zealand. He was born to father, William Jackson, and mother, Joan Jackson.
Career and Education
Peter Jackson made his directorial debut in the 1987’s movie, Bad Taste. He himself wrote the movie, produced it, and shot it. He then went on to direct Meet the Feebles, Braindead, Heavenly Creatures, and The Frighteners. His next movie was the 2001’s The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring. The movie became a huge success and gained him numerous awards nominations and wins. He then directed two sequels of the movie and the spin-off movie series, The Hobbit. His other directorial works include King Kong and The Lovely Bones. He has had cameo roles in various movies and his next movie, Mortal Engines is set to be released at the end of this year. Peter Jackson wiki page has all the list of movies that he has directed to the date and that he has acted on.
Parents, Family life
Peter Jackson wiki page mentions that he grew up in Pukerua Bay. His family is originally from England. His father worked as a clerk and his mother was a factory worker.
Peter Jackson married life has not yet existed. However, he has been in a long-term relationship with his partner, Fran Walsh. Peter Jackson wife to be and he has been together since 1987 and has given birth to two children. Their son is named Billy and their daughter is named Katie. Peter Jackson married life might come into existence in the future if the couple decides to finally make it official.
Net worth and Salary
Peter Jackson net worth is known to be huge. He has had a huge success in the film industry as a director and the screenwriter. Peter Jackson salary from the success of the Lord of the Rings trilogy helped his garner a huge bank balance. His various other movies have also become successful and earned him a huge sum of money. Peter Jackson salary from his career as a screenwriter and a producer has also contributed towards his huge bank balance. He has also had minor roles in a number of movies over the years. Peter Jackson net worth is listed as $600 million New Zealand dollars on his Wikipedia page. His net worth is likely going to increase in the following years from the success of his upcoming projects. Peter Jackson wife and his family live a very luxurious lifestyle, thanks to his huge wealth.
Wiki, Achievements, and Facts
Peter Jackson height is measured at 5 feet 7 inches. He has grey colored hair and his eyes are brown colored. For his outstanding career in the movie industry, Peter Jackson has been awarded various awards to the date. He won the 2004 Academy awards for the movie, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King in the categories of Best Picture, Best Director, and Best Adapted Screenplay. He also won the Golden Globe Awards for the same movie that year for Best Director.
Peter Jackson height of recognition has increased throughout the years and he has gained thousands of fans all over the world. His Facebook page has more than 2.1 million likes and he has more than 226 thousand followers on Google plus. Peter Jackson bio can be found on various other social media sites as well.