31/10/1961 New Zealand director Peter Jackson is born
Peter Jackson | Director, Writer & Producer | Rich & Famous | Short Biography
"The Lord of the Rings" winning the Best Picture Oscar®
Peter Jackson winning an Oscar® for "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King"
The Lord of the Rings - Interview with Peter Jackson
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug INTERVIEW - Peter Jackson (2013) HD
Sir Peter Robert Jackson is a New Zealand film director, screenwriter and film producer. He was born in Wellington and raised at the nearby coastal town of Pukerua Bay. His parents—Joan, a factory worker and housewife, and William "Bill" Jackson, a wages clerk—were emigrants from England. Bill Jackson was a veteran of the Siege of Malta in WW II.