Neill Blomkamp Rank
About Neill Blomkamp
Meeting South African actor Sharito Copley at 16 years old may have been the best thing to happen to Neill Blomkamp’s then-aspiration to be a filmmaker. The South African-Canadian director, screenwriter, producer and animator has come to be known for his documentary-style productions, which employ a blend of natural and realistic-looking computer-generated imagery.
He is recognized best for his work as a co-writer and the director of the film “District 9”, which starred Copley. His other well-known works include “Elysium” and “Chappie”.
He was raised in Johannesburg, South Africa until the age of 18 when he relocated to Vancouver, Canada with his family. He has been married to screenwriter Terri Tatchell, with whom he co-wrote “District 9”.
He has been the recipient of a Bradbury Award, a VES Award and the Cannes Lions 2008 Grand Prix. He has also been nominated for an Oscar and Golden Globe Award.
Neill Blomkamp Rank
Neill Blomkamp's Popularity
Neill Blomkamp is a famous South African-Canadian director, who was born on September 17, 1979. As a person born on this date, Neill Blomkamp is listed in our database as the 42nd most popular celebrity for the day (September 17) and the 200th most popular for the year (1979).
People born on September 17 fall under the Zodiac sign of Virgo, the Virgin. Neill Blomkamp is the 1406th most popular Virgo.
Aside from information specific to Neill Blomkamp's birthday, Neill Blomkamp is the 24th most famous South-African and ranks 9th in famous people born in Johannesburg, South Africa.
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