Peter Jackson

Best known as a Director based on credits in that role in 12 films, with $6,455,338,253 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #2)
Best-Known Technical Roles: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (Director), The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (Screenwriter), The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (Director), The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (Producer), The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (Director)
Best-Known Acting Roles: Mercenary On Boat (The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King), Man with Piercings (The Frighteners), Bum outside theater (Heavenly Creatures), Undertaker's Assistant (Braindead)

  1. Summary
  2. Acting Credits
  3. Technical Credits
  MoviesDomestic Box OfficeInternational Box OfficeWorldwide Box Office
As an ActorCameo4$397,688,249$765,954,796$1,163,643,045
In Technical RolesDirector12$2,129,092,971$4,326,245,282$6,455,338,253
Producer11$2,302,798,557$4,717,070,985$7,019,869,542
Screenwriter8$2,109,250,627$4,323,853,248$6,433,103,875
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
12/17/2003 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Mercenary On Boat  $72,629,713 $377,845,905 $1,141,408,667 $94,000,000
7/19/1996 The Frighteners Man with Piercings  $5,565,495 $16,553,635 $16,553,635  
11/16/1994 Heavenly Creatures Bum outside theater    $3,046,086 $5,438,120 $5,000,000
2/12/1993 Braindead Undertaker's Assistant    $242,623 $242,623 $3,000,000
Movies: 4Totals: $397,688,249$1,163,643,045 
  Averages:$19,548,802$99,422,062$290,910,761$25,500,000
Release
Date
TitleRoleOpening
Weekend
Domestic
Box Office
Worldwide
Box Office
Production
Budget
12/10/2014 The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Screenwriter, Director, Producer   $249,746,308 $866,846,308 $250,000,000
12/13/2013 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Director, Screenwriter, Producer $73,645,197 $258,366,855 $950,466,855 $250,000,000
12/31/2012 Tintin 2 Director   $0 $0  
12/25/2012 West of Memphis Producer $13,856 $309,864 $318,285  
12/14/2012 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Screenwriter, Director, Producer $84,617,303 $303,003,568 $1,014,703,568 $250,000,000
12/21/2011 The Adventures of Tintin Producer $9,720,993 $77,591,831 $373,993,951 $130,000,000
12/11/2009 The Lovely Bones Producer, Screenwriter, Director $116,616 $44,114,232 $94,894,448 $95,000,000
8/14/2009 District 9 Producer $37,354,308 $115,646,235 $212,453,431 $30,000,000
12/14/2005 King Kong Director, Screenwriter, Producer $50,130,145 $218,080,025 $550,517,357 $207,000,000
12/17/2003 The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Producer, Director, Screenwriter $72,629,713 $377,845,905 $1,141,408,667 $94,000,000
12/18/2002 The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers Director, Screenwriter, Producer $62,007,528 $342,548,984 $927,048,984 $94,000,000
12/19/2001 The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Producer, Director, Screenwriter $47,211,490 $315,544,750 $887,217,688 $109,000,000
7/19/1996 The Frighteners Director $5,565,495 $16,553,635 $16,553,635  
11/16/1994 Heavenly Creatures Director   $3,046,086 $5,438,120 $5,000,000
2/12/1993 Braindead Director   $242,623 $242,623 $3,000,000