Gavin Hood

Actor / Film Director / Screenwriter | * 05/12/1963 (57) | Johannesburg, South Africa
Gavin Hood (born 12 May 1963) is a South African filmmaker, screenwriter, producer, and actor, best known for writing and directing Tsotsi (2005), which won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. He also directed the films X-Men Origins: Wolverine, Ender's Game, Eye in the Sky and most recently, Official Secrets. ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Action | Thriller

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Awards & Nominations for Gavin Hood

European Film Award for Best Non-european Film

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Movies with Gavin Hood as Actor(12)

as Lieutenant Colonel Ed Walsh2015 Eye in the Sky
as Giant2013 Ender's Game
as Achilles Captain2005 In Enemy Hands
as Sean Raine1999 A Reasonable Man
as Roberts1999 Traitor's Heart
as Ken Holligan1991 American Kickboxer

TV Shows/Series with Gavin Hood as Actor(2)

as Bruce McNabb2010 Aki Sora: In a Dream
as Colonel Alexi Vaselov1997 Stargate SG-1

Movies with Gavin Hood as Crew(16)

Writing/Screenplay2020 The Test
Directing/Director2020 The Test
Directing/Director2019 Official Secrets
Writing/Screenplay2019 Official Secrets
Directing/Director2015 Eye in the Sky
Directing/Director2013 Ender's Game
Writing/Screenplay2013 Ender's Game
Directing/Director2009 X-Men Origins: Wolverine
Directing/Director2007 Rendition
Directing/Director2005 Tsotsi
Writing/Writer2005 Tsotsi
Directing/Director1999 A Reasonable Man
Writing/Writer1999 A Reasonable Man
Directing/Director1998 The Storekeeper
Production/Producer1998 The Storekeeper
Writing/Writer1998 The Storekeeper

Full Name: Gavin Hood
Citizenship: South Africa
Born: Sunday, 05/12 1963 (May) in Johannesburg (current age: 57 years + 249 days)
Zodiac sign: Taurus (Chinese zodiac sign: Rabbit)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: University of the Witwatersrand
Gavin Hood frequently works together with these people:
Danny Lerner (7x, Crew)
Mark Kilian (6x, Crew)
Dion Johnstone (6x, Actor)
Michael Shanks (5x, Actor)
Peter DeLuise (5x, Crew)
Paul Hepker (5x, Crew)
Megan Gill (5x, Crew)
Kate Dowd (4x, Crew)
Bryan Genesse (4x, Actor)
Ronald Hersey (3x, Crew)
Moonyeenn Lee (3x, Crew)
Janine Eser (3x, Actress)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:8501, Added: 05/06/2018, Last updated: 01/06/2021