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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 1,718,011 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Lee Tamahori is the 991st most popular film director (down from 944th in 2019), the 52nd most popular biography from New Zealand (down from 51st in 2019) and the 5th most popular New Zealander Film Director.

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Among film directors, Lee Tamahori ranks 991 out of 1,581Before him are Larry Cohen, Kjell Grede, Vladimir Bortko, Frank Beyer, Jonas Åkerlund, and Joe Wright. After him are Busby Berkeley, Byron Haskin, Bennett Miller, Elia Suleiman, Károly Makk, and Werner Klingler.

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Among people born in 1950, Lee Tamahori ranks 335Before him are Miguel Ángel Brindisi, Gabriele Salvatores, Aloma Wright, Muhammad Mian Soomro, Faouzi Benzarti, and Ian McNeice. After him are Arianna Huffington, Gary Locke, Mauro Bellugi, Kate Nelligan, Susan George, and Maricica Puică.

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In New Zealand

Among people born in New Zealand, Lee Tamahori ranks 52 out of 248Before him are Raymond Firth (1901), Jean Batten (1909), Keith Urban (1967), Jonah Lomu (1975), Ronald Syme (1903), and Keri Hulme (1947). After him are Kevin Smith (1963), Martin Henderson (1974), Fran Walsh (1959), John Nicholson (1941), Melanie Lynskey (1977), and Vaughan Jones (1952).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In New Zealand

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