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1. Russell Crowe Russell Crowe Actor, Gladiator Russell Ira Crowe was born in Wellington, New Zealand, to Jocelyn Yvonne (Wemyss) and John Alexander Crowe, both of whom catered movie sets. His maternal grandfather, Stanley Wemyss, was a cinematographer. Crowe's recent ancestry includes Welsh (where his paternal grandfather was born, in Wrexham), English...
2. Karl Urban Karl Urban Actor, Star Trek Into Darkness Originally from Wellington, New Zealand, Karl Urban now lives in Auckland. Born on June 7, 1972, he is the son of a leather-goods manufacturer (who had hoped that Karl would follow in his footsteps). His first acting role was when he was 8 -- he had a line on a television series. However, he did not act again until after high school...
3. Richard Curtis Richard Curtis Writer, Love Actually
4. Sala Baker Sala Baker Stunts, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
5. Andrew Dominik Andrew Dominik Writer, The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford
6. Jane Campion Jane Campion Writer, The Piano Jane Campion was born in Wellington, New Zealand, and now lives in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. Having graduated with a BA in Anthropology from Victoria University of Wellington in 1975, and a BA, with a painting major, at Sydney College of the Arts in 1979, she began filmmaking in the early 1980s...
7. Emmett Skilton Emmett Skilton Actor, It's a Kind of a Birthday Present Emmett is a New Zealand-born actor, best known for his portrayal of the lead character, Axl Johnson, on The Almighty Johnsons. His professional career began at the age of 15 with a guest role on the New Zealand series Seven Periods with Mr. Gormsby, and since then, Emmett has continued to secure guest roles in Film and TV...
8. Kerry Fox Kerry Fox Actress, Shallow Grave
9. Clive Revill Clive Revill Actor, Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back A grand, well-respected actor of stage, film and television, most people think New Zealander Clive Revill is British. Although most people think of the curly, red-haired gent as a comic eccentric best known for his sterling work on the musical stage, he has been highly regarded for his formidable dramatic work in Shakespearean roles...
10. Lee Tamahori Lee Tamahori Director, Die Another Day Beginning as a commercial artist and photographer, he joined the New Zealand film industry in the late 1970s as a boom operator. He became an assistant director a decade later. Making international award-winning commercials for 10 years, he has also directed several TV series. His first feature film, Once Were Warriors, won the PEN First Book Award.
11. Antonia Prebble Antonia Prebble Actress, Mirror, Mirror Antonia last appeared for Cloud 9 as Jem in A Crack in Time in the series William Shatner's A Twist in the Tale. Prior to this Antonia played the lead role in the television drama series Mirror Mirror. She has theatre experience having appeared in Starchild in 1994 and The Magical Kingdom of Thingymijig in 1993.
12. Fran Walsh Fran Walsh Writer, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
13. Jonathan Hardy Jonathan Hardy Actor, Moulin Rouge! Bushy-browed, New Zealand-born actor and writer Jonathan Hardy became most familiar to television audiences as the commanding voice of the Jim Henson Creature Shop muppet, Dominar Rygel XVI, the pint-sized , egocentric ruler-in-exile of a galactic empire, in TV's cult series Farscape. His...
14. James Napier Robertson James Napier Robertson Actor, Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome James Napier Robertson was born in Wellington, New Zealand, on 24 March, 1982. He started his career as an actor on stage in various Shakespeare productions, before being cast in a number of local TV roles in the early 2000's. He began writing and directing in his early twenties, with the 2007 short film 'Foul Play' screening in festivals in France...
15. Michala Banas Michala Banas Actress, Scooby-Doo
16. Stephen Lovatt Stephen Lovatt Actor, Past Transgressions
17. Jessica Napier Jessica Napier Actress, Ghost Rider
18. Niki Caro Niki Caro Writer, Whale Rider
19. Sally Martin Sally Martin Actress, Murder in Greenwich
20. Andy Anderson Andy Anderson Actor, House of Wax
21. Billy Jackson Billy Jackson Actor, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
22. Grant Roa Grant Roa Actor, Whale Rider
23. Michael Seresin Michael Seresin Cinematographer, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
24. Simon Duggan Simon Duggan Cinematographer, The Great Gatsby
25. Anouska Hempel Anouska Hempel Actress, On Her Majesty's Secret Service
26. Christine Jeffs Christine Jeffs Director, Sunshine Cleaning
27. Shane Cortese Shane Cortese Actor, Carrots Improve Your Eyesight, True or False?
28. Brian Sergent Brian Sergent Actor, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
29. Michael Wesley-Smith Michael Wesley-Smith Actor, Atlantis High
30. Bruce Phillips Bruce Phillips Actor, The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
31. Nancy Wake Nancy Wake Self, Nancy Wake Codename: The White Mouse Nancy Wake was born in New Zealand but her family moved to Australia when she was 2. She spent her childhood in Sydney and after her studies she traveled to Europe where she worked as a journalist. In 1939 Nancy married French industrialist Henri Fiocca who was killed during the War. Nancy Wake joined the French Resistance with the nickname of "The White Mouse"...
32. Cameron Wakefield Cameron Wakefield Actor, Bridge to Terabithia
33. Liddy Holloway Liddy Holloway Actress, Without a Paddle
34. Dean Knowsley Dean Knowsley Miscellaneous Crew, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
35. Bec Asha Bec Asha Actress, Frenemies An Australian actress raised in Warrandyte, Victoria, her fathers background is Norwegian, and her mother was born in Fiji of English and Mohawk descent. Her surname is abbreviated from an old Viking name from Norway. She has a degree in Journalism and trained at The Victorian College of the Arts and the Upright Citizens Brigade...
36. Maisy McLeod-Riera Maisy McLeod-Riera Actress, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
37. Dean Wareham Dean Wareham Soundtrack, Frances Ha
38. Todd Rippon Todd Rippon Actor, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
39. Gordon Gostelow Gordon Gostelow Actor, The Scarlet Pimpernel
40. Daniel Costello Daniel Costello Actor, Freaky
41. Charlotte Larsen Charlotte Larsen Producer, Great Expectations
42. Anna Campion Anna Campion Writer, Holy Smoke Born in New Zealand, from a noted theatrical family. After 5 years as professional actress, she went to London and obtained a fine arts degree at Goldsmith College. Encouraged by sister, Jane, to make films, she completed an MA in film at the Royal College of Art. First short _The Audition_, featuring her sister and mother...
43. Sam Hammington Sam Hammington Actor, Episode #1.765
44. Alun Bollinger Alun Bollinger Cinematographer, The Frighteners
45. Calen Maiava-Paris Calen Maiava-Paris Actor, Episode #5.52 Calen was born and bred in Wellington, New Zealand. He appeared in several short films before being cast in the role of Mega in the hit teen series The Tribe. Besides acting, Calen is a talented artist, and if he was not acting, he would pursue a career in drawing.
46. Marcus Goldfinch Marcus Goldfinch Stunts, King Kong Marcus found his way into the arts through his love of the outdoors and sports. During his early years with Les Mills, as a Personal Trainer, and Group Fitness Instructor, Marcus supplemented his income by finding work on the Hit TV Series, Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (1995-1999), and Xena: Warrior Princess (1995-1999)...
47. Renee Brennan Renee Brennan Actress, Narcosys
48. Michael Miles Michael Miles Self, Take Your Pick
49. Will Reece Will Reece Sound Department, Shopping
50. Taea Hartwell Taea Hartwell Special Effects, Snow White and the Huntsman
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