- Brief summary
- Short Biography
- Early life (personal life)
- Family life
- Relationship and affairs
- Net worth and Salary
- Wiki and Facts
The shy kid from Pukerua Bay is no more the same. Peter Jackson has lost all traces of the formerly crippling stutter and has become a tycoon, at maximum times he covers the front pages of the newspaper. He has succeeded in a grand style, establishing himself in the movie industry as one of the rare directors who makes movies that are action-packed, and special effects-laden blockbusters.
Full Name: Peter Robert Jackson
Date of birth: October 31, 1961
Birthplace: Pukerua Bay, Porirua, New Zealand
Residence: Masterton, New Zealand
Age: 56 years old
Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: New Zealander
Height: 5 feet 4 inch
Body measurements: N/A
Profession: Director, Producer
Eye Color: Brown-Dark
Hair color: Brown-Dark
Net Worth: $500 million
Early life (personal life)
Jackson was born in 1961 on Pukerua Bay, October 31st. His parents gifted him 8-millimeter camera which he used to make the home movies. As a child, he made the first trial movie of World War II. He later purchased 16-mm camera and worked on another short movie. And it kept growing.
Jackson first ever professional direction was on Bad Taste, it won acclaim at the Cannes film festival. It was followed up with Meet the Feebles. Then next movie Braindead won several international science fiction awards. It was said to be the goriest movie ever made. His big break was through The Lord of the Rings, he co-wrote other screenplays, The Fellowship of the Ring, The Two Towers, and The Return of the King which were commercially successful.
Jackson was honored with Academy Awards for best director as well as for best adapted screenplay. His next direction was King Kong and The Lovely Bones. What’s more, he gave non- stop amazing hits, The Hobbit, An Unexpected Journey, The Desolation of Smaug, and The Battle of the Five Armies. He is currently working on projects, Mortal Engines, Halo, and They Shall Not Grow Old.
Peter Jackson was born to parents, Bill and Joan. Both of them were emigrants from England. His father, Bill, worked as a local authority employee, and mother, Joan, was a beautiful homemaker. He holds New Zealand nationality and white ethnicity.
Relationship and affairs
Jackson has tied the knot to Fran Walsh. She is a screenwriter who has assisted him in making of incredible movies which were commercially successful. The pair has two children, Billy and Katie. No affair rumors are heard ever since, must say they have a strong bond.
Net worth and Salary
Jackson jaw-dropping net worth has made him Hollywood’s one of the richest directors. In 2018, his net worth is $500 million. Along with the direction and production he had few appearances in movies. He has a multi-million dollar mansion in Masterton, New Zealand. He has purchased a Gulfstream G550 jet back on 2009.
Wiki and Facts
Jackson has a huge heart which is evident from his charity deeds. He has donated lots of dollars for health research, theaters, school and much more. He loves listening to The Beatles song, even have used in a maximum of his movies. Furthermore, find out more through his wiki, bio available.