In 1986, after meeting assistant director Costa Botes
, Peter Jackson did some freelance special effects for New Zealand TV series Worzel Gummidge
2 Print Biographies |
14 Interviews |
23 Articles |
3 Magazine Cover Photos |
Sir Peter Jackson
5' 6½" (1.69 m)
Did You Know?
I think that George Lucas
's Star Wars films are fantastic. What he's done, which I admire, is he has taken all the money and profit from those films and poured it into developing digital sound and surround sound, which we are using today. He got ILM started and they developed all the computer technology we use. George Lucas
is incredible. He has made a huge difference to the way films are made ...
Owns the rubber and steel-skeletonized triceratops puppet made and used by the animators of the original King Kong
(1933), his favorite movie. Before the 2005 release of that film on DVD, Jackson had the model x-rayed at a hospital radiology lab to study the structure of the skeleton inside. The rubber skin on the model, having deteriorated over the decades, was thought to be too fragile to ...
Enormous visual scope with emphasis on landscape