Lee Tamahori

1950 - Today

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Warren Lee Tamahori (; born 17 June 1950) is a New Zealand filmmaker best known for directing the 1994 film Once Were Warriors, the 2001 film Along Came a Spider, and 2002's James Bond film Die Another Day. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lee Tamahori has received more than 1,251,114 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Lee Tamahori is the 944th most popular film director (down from 718th in 2019), the 51st most popular biography from New Zealand (down from 35th in 2019) and the 5th most popular New Zealander Film Director.

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Among film directors, Lee Tamahori ranks 944 out of 1,580Before him are Rodrigo García, Jean-Marc Vallée, Lone Scherfig, Sally Menke, Danièle Thompson, and Rex Ingram. After him are Pyotr Todorovsky, John Lee Hancock, Tony Kaye, Helma Sanders-Brahms, Anne Fontaine, and Wayne Wang.

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Among people born in 1950, Lee Tamahori ranks 316Before him are Arianna Huffington, Antony Gormley, Susan George, Michael Paul Chan, Ján Švehlík, and Susana Higuchi. After him are Jenny Holzer, Boris Morukov, Graham Hancock, Anne Carson, Ljubomir Ljubojević, and George Yonashiro.

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In New Zealand

Among people born in New Zealand, Lee Tamahori ranks 51 out of 206Before him are Ronald Syme (1903), Jean Batten (1909), Temuera Morrison (1960), Anthony Wilding (1883), Kevin Smith (1963), and Jonah Lomu (1975). After him are Raymond Firth (1901), Fran Walsh (1959), John Nicholson (1941), Margaret Mahy (1936), Hugh Walpole (1884), and Yvette Williams (1929).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In New Zealand

Among film directors born in New Zealand, Lee Tamahori ranks 5Before him are Peter Jackson (1961), Martin Campbell (1943), Jane Campion (1954), and Andrew Niccol (1964). After him are Fran Walsh (1959), Geoff Murphy (1938), Andrew Adamson (1966), Niki Caro (1967), and Andrew Dominik (1967).