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Personal History

Taika Waititi graduated with a bachelor of arts from Victoria University of Wellington in 1997. Waititi married Chelsea Winstanley in 2011.

Professional History

Taika Waititi is a renowned New Zealand filmmaker known for writing and directing films such as Eagle vs Shark (2007), Boy (2010), What We Do in the Shadows (2014) (co-directed with Jemaine Clement), Hunt for the Wilderpeople (2016), and Jojo Rabbit (2019).

In 2017, Waititi directed Thor: Ragnarok and also played the character Korg. Waititi reprised the role of Korg in 2019's Avengers: Endgame. On July 20th, 2019, at San Diego Comic-Con 2019, Kevin Feige and Marvel Studios announced that Waititi will be writing and directing Thor: Love and Thunder with a planned release date of May 6, 2022.[1]

Waititi work with Marvel Studios include:

Work History

See Also

Links and References


  1. 1.0 1.1 Marvel (20 July 2019). SDCC 2019: All of the Marvel Studios News Coming Out of Hall H at San Diego Comic-Con. Retrieved on 21 July 2019.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Parody, non-canonical part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe
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