"Sir Peter Robert Jackson" is a New Zealand film director, producer and screenwriter. He is best known as the director and producer of The Lord of the Rings (film series)/The Lord of the Rings trilogy (2001–2003) and The Hobbit (film series)/The Hobbit trilogy (2012–2014), both of which are adapted from the novels of the same name by J. R. R. Tolkien. Other notable films include the drama Heavenly Creatures (1994), the mockumentary Forgotten Silver (1995), the horror comedy The Frighteners (1996), the epic monster film King Kong (2005 film)/King Kong (2005) and the supernatural drama film The Lovely Bones (film)/The Lovely Bones (2009). He also produced District 9 (2009), The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn (2011) and the documentary West of Memphis (2012).If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous directors! More Peter Jackson on Wikipedia.