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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 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. Kerry Fox Kerry Fox Actress, Shallow Grave
4. Richard Curtis Richard Curtis Writer, Love Actually
5. Sala Baker Sala Baker Stunts, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
6. 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 work extensively in Film, TV and Theatre...
7. Andrew Dominik Andrew Dominik Director, The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford
8. Michala Banas Michala Banas Actress, Scooby-Doo
9. 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...
10. 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...
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. Niki Caro Niki Caro Writer, Whale Rider
13. 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.
14. 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...
15. Fran Walsh Fran Walsh Writer, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
16. James Napier Robertson James Napier Robertson Actor, The Dark Horse 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'...
17. Jessica Napier Jessica Napier Actress, Ghost Rider
18. Stephen Lovatt Stephen Lovatt Actor, Fantail
19. Sally Martin Sally Martin Actress, Murder in Greenwich
20. Anouska Hempel Anouska Hempel Actress, On Her Majesty's Secret Service
21. Michael Seresin Michael Seresin Cinematographer, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
22. Bec Asha Bec Asha Actress, Frenemies Bec Asha is an Australian actress based in Los Angeles. Her fathers background is Norwegian, and her mother was born in Fiji of English and Native American descent. Asha is abbreviated from one of the oldest names in the Old Norse. Bec has a Bachelor Degree in Journalism and trained at The Victorian College of the Arts and the Upright Citizens Brigade...
23. Billy Jackson Billy Jackson Actor, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
24. Shane Cortese Shane Cortese Actor, Carrots Improve Your Eyesight, True or False?
25. Christine Jeffs Christine Jeffs Director, Sunshine Cleaning
26. Simon Duggan Simon Duggan Cinematographer, The Great Gatsby
27. Andy Anderson Andy Anderson Actor, House of Wax
28. Dean Wareham Dean Wareham Soundtrack, Frances Ha
29. Michael Wesley-Smith Michael Wesley-Smith Actor, Atlantis High
30. Brian Sergent Brian Sergent Actor, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
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. Bruce Phillips Bruce Phillips Actor, The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
33. Liddy Holloway Liddy Holloway Actress, Without a Paddle
34. Todd Rippon Todd Rippon Actor, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
35. Cameron Wakefield Cameron Wakefield Actor, Bridge to Terabithia
36. Maisy McLeod-Riera Maisy McLeod-Riera Actress, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
37. Gordon Gostelow Gordon Gostelow Actor, The Scarlet Pimpernel
38. Grant Roa Grant Roa Actor, Whale Rider
39. Thomasin McKenzie-Harcourt Thomasin McKenzie-Harcourt Actress, The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
40. Tana Umaga Tana Umaga Actor, Tongan Ninja Tana hails from the working class suburb of Wainuiomata, Wellington, NZ. Originally he played Rugby League but switched to Union in his late teens. This switch of codes proved wise as time would show, at one time Tana was a memeber of the most potenet attacking force in World rugby with himself and Jonah Lomu on the wings and Christian Cullen at full back...
41. Dean Knowsley Dean Knowsley Miscellaneous Crew, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
42. Willy Moon Willy Moon Soundtrack, Edge of Tomorrow
43. Erika Takacs Erika Takacs Stunts, The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader Erika Takacs was born in Wellington, New Zealand on the 9th November 1977. From a very young age, she showed a natural talent for singing. During her teenage years, she sung in many productions and after high school she sung as a career. A New Zealand TV Show called Popstars held auditions for potential members of an all girl band...
44. Alun Bollinger Alun Bollinger Cinematographer, The Frighteners
45. Jeremy Coney Jeremy Coney Self, A Question of Sport
46. Butch Miller Butch Miller Actor, Royal Rumble
47. 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.
48. Lucas Hayward Lucas Hayward Actor, Episode #5.52
49. Michael Miles Michael Miles Self, Take Your Pick
50. 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...
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