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Gavin Hood was born on May 12, 1963 in Johannesburg, South Africa. He is an actor and producer, known for Ender's Game (2013), X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009) and Tsotsi (2005). See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 26 wins & 5 nominations. See more awards »

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 2013 Ender's Game
 2004 In Enemy Hands
Achilles Captain
 1999 Traitor's Heart
 1999 A Reasonable Man
Sean Raine
 1998 Beings
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 1991 American Kickboxer
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6' 1" (1.85 m)

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