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Taika Waititi

1975-08-16 Wellington, New Zealand

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Taika David Cohen (born 16 August 1975), known professionally as Taika Waititi, is a New Zealand filmmaker and actor. He is the recipient of an Academy Award as well as two further nominations. His feature films Boy (2010) and Hunt for the Wilderpeople (2016) have each been the top-grossing New Zealand film, with the latter still holding that title as of April 2020. He co-directed and starred in the horror comedy film What We Do in the Shadows (2014) with Jemaine Clement. Waititi's most recent directing credits include the Marvel Cinematic Universe superhero film Thor: Ragnarok (2017) and the satirical black comedy film Jojo Rabbit (2019), the latter of which he also wrote and starred in as Adolf Hitler. Jojo Rabbit earned critical praise, receiving a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Picture and winning Waititi the Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay. Description above from the Wikipedia article Taika Waititi, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Thor: Love and Thunder Korg 2022-02-10
The Suicide Squad 2021-08-04
Free Guy Antoine 2020-12-09
Seven Stages to Achieve Eternal Bliss Storsh 2020-03-06
Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian self 2020-05-04
Merata: How Mum Decolonised the Screen 2019-01-28
Jojo Rabbit Adolf Hitler 2019-10-18
Avengers: Endgame Korg (voice) 2019-04-24
Shrimp Bartender 2018-09-22
Thor: Ragnarok Korg / Surtur / Hulk (mo-cap) 2017-10-25
Poi E: The Story of Our Song Himself 2016-08-04
Hunt for the Wilderpeople Minister 2016-03-31
What We Do in the Shadows Viago 2014-06-19
The Captain The Captain 2013-08-08
Green Lantern Tom Kalmaku 2011-06-16
Boy Alamein 2010-02-14
Eagle vs Shark Gordon 2007-07-15
What We Do in the Shadows: Interviews with Some Vampires Viago 2005-01-01
Futile Attraction Waiter 2005-04-16
Frodo Is Great... Who Is That?!! Himself/Frodo Baggins 2004-07-23
Tongan Ninja Graham (voice) 2002-11-08
Snakeskin Nelson 2001-10-01
A New Way Home Max 2001-01-01
Scarfies Alex 1999-08-05