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Date of Birth 12 May 1963Johannesburg, South Africa
Height 6' 1" (1.85 m)

Mini Bio (1)

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).

Spouse (1)

Janine Eser (? - ?)

Trivia (3)

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 In Desert and Wilderness (2001) (aka "In Desert and Wilderness") in South Africa.
Took film classes at the UCLA Extension.
His screenplay for "A Reasonable Man" was a semifinalist script in both the 1993 and 1994 Academy Nicholl Fellowships. He directed, produced, and starred in the film which was released in 1999.

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