Andrew Niccol

1964 - Today

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Andrew Niccol (born 10 June 1964) is a New Zealand screenwriter, producer, and director. He wrote and directed Gattaca (1997), Simone (2002), Lord of War (2005), In Time (2011), The Host (2013), and Good Kill (2014). He wrote and co-produced The Truman Show, which earned him a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay and won him the BAFTA Award in the same category. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Andrew Niccol has received more than 696,097 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Andrew Niccol is the 602nd most popular film director (up from 629th in 2019), the 27th most popular biography from New Zealand (down from 25th in 2019) and the 4th most popular New Zealander Film Director.

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  • 28

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Among film directors, Andrew Niccol ranks 602 out of 1,580Before him are Uli Edel, Friz Freleng, Hans-Jürgen Syberberg, Jerry Schatzberg, Osamu Dezaki, and Robert Rodriguez. After him are Jean-Jacques Beineix, Richard Linklater, Werner Schroeter, Paul Greengrass, Nuri Bilge Ceylan, and Fernando Solanas.

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Among people born in 1964, Andrew Niccol ranks 110Before him are Jeff Hanneman, Kaspar Capparoni, Lars Mikkelsen, Ian Ziering, Jean-Marc Bosman, and Gerald Vanenburg. After him are Heike Drechsler, Andi Deris, Dokka Umarov, Doro, Rob Lowe, and H.P. Baxxter.

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In New Zealand

Among people born in New Zealand, Andrew Niccol ranks 27 out of 206Before him are Manu Bennett (1969), Marton Csokas (1966), Nancy Wake (1912), Patsy Reddy (1954), Peter Snell (1938), and Cliff Curtis (1968). After him are Helen Clark (1950), Taika Waititi (1975), Roy Kerr (1934), Rosé (1997), Jacinda Ardern (1980), and William Phillips (1914).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In New Zealand

Among film directors born in New Zealand, Andrew Niccol ranks 4Before him are Peter Jackson (1961), Martin Campbell (1943), and Jane Campion (1954). After him are Lee Tamahori (1950), Fran Walsh (1959), Geoff Murphy (1938), Andrew Adamson (1966), Niki Caro (1967), and Andrew Dominik (1967).