Sir Peter Robert Jackson, is a New Zealand film director, producer and screenwriter who is best known for his The Lord of the Rings trilogy and its prequel The Hobbit trilogy, adapted from the novels of the same name by J. R. R. Tolkien.
Peter Jackson Net Worth Forbes Total Income/Salary
Born: October 31, 1961 (age 52), Pukerua Bay, New Zealand
Peter Jackson Net Worth Forbes Total Income/Salary Monthly Yearly & Earning Per Day Week:
- Earnings: $50 M As of June 2013
Residence: New Zealand
Marital Status: Married
- When Jackson announced that The Hobbit (the slimmest of J.R.R. Tolkein’s four Lord of the Rings books) would be three movies, fans howled in protest but Warner Bros and MGM were delighted. The two studios shared in the $1 billion the film earned at the box office. His Weta digital effects studio in New Zealand provides special effects for some of the biggest movies in Hollywood including Man of Steel and The Wolverine.