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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 Eye in the Sky (2015). He was previously married to Janine Eser. See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 26 wins & 6 nominations. See more awards »

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Ender's Game
Ender's Game Giant
(2013)
X-Men Origins: Wolverine
(2009)
Eye in the Sky
Eye in the Sky Lieutenant Colonel Ed Walsh
(2015)
Tsotsi
Tsotsi Director
(2005)

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 2013 Ender's Game
Giant
 2004 In Enemy Hands
Achilles Captain
 1999 Traitor's Heart
John Roberts
 1999 A Reasonable Man
Sean Raine
 1998 Beings
US Doctor
 1991 American Kickboxer
Ken Holligan
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A former lawyer, he studied film at the University of California,and began his screen career as an actor. In 2000, he replaced the ill Polish director Maciej Dutkiewicz, who was shooting W pustyni i w puszczy (2001) (aka "In Desert and Wilderness") in South Africa. See more »

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