Peter Weir

Peter Weir

director, writer, producer

Peter Weir was born on Aug 21, 1944 in Australia. Peter Weir's big-screen debut came with Homesdale directed by Peter Weir in 1971. Peter Weir is known for The Way Back directed by Peter Weir, Dragos Bucur stars as Zoran and Colin Farrell as Valka. Peter Weir has got 40 awards and 60 nominations so far. The most recent award Peter Weir achieved is Academy Awards, USA. The upcoming new movie Peter Weir plays is The Way Back which will be released on Jan 21, 2011.

Peter Weir was born on August 21, 1944 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. He is a director and writer, known for Master and Commander: De l'autre côté du monde (2003), Les chemins de la liberté (2010) and Witness: Témoin sous surveillance (1985). He has been married to Wendy Stites since 1966. They have two children.

  • Birthday

    Aug 21, 1944
  • Place of Birth

    Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Known For


40 wins & 60 nominations

Academy Awards, USA
Ceremony date: November 19th, 2022
Winner - Honorary Award
Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival
Winner - Honorary Grand Prize
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