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Phillip Noyce

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Birthday
29, 1950
Birthplace
Australia
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
29, 1950 (age 69)
Birthplace
Australia

About

Director known for his diverse body of work, which included the films Dead Calm, Rabbit-Proof Fence, and The Bone Collector.

Before Fame

He began making short films at the age of 18 using his friends as actors.

Trivia

His film Rabbit-Proof Fence won the AFI Award for Best Film in 2002 and was described by him as his proudest moment as a director.

Family Life

He was married to film producer Jan Chapman from 1971 to 1977.

Associated With

His 1989 thriller Dead Calm turned Nicole Kidman into a star.