Academy Award-winning director of Lord of the Rings and King Kong.
A family friend gifted him a super 8mm camera.
He took J.R.R. Tolkien to a new level, and produced the film District 9.
Got married to Fran Walsh in 1987, who he first met in post-production for Bad Taste in 1987.
He is most famous for his adaptation of the J.R.R. Tolkien novel, Lord of the Rings.