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Frances Walsh

Also Known As: "Fran Walsh"
Birthplace: Wellington, New Zealand
Immediate Family:

Daughter of <private> Walsh and <private> Walsh (Newton)
Wife of Sir Peter Jackson
Mother of <private> Jackson and <private> Jackson

Managed by: Jason Scott Wills
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Immediate Family

    • <private> Jackson
    • <private> Jackson
    • <private> Walsh
    • <private> Walsh (Newton)

About Fran Walsh

Frances "Fran" Walsh, Lady Jackson, MNZM (born January 10, 1959) is a screenwriter, film producer and occasional musician. She is the wife of filmmaker Peter Jackson. They have two children: Billy and Katie.

Fran Walsh has contributed to all of Jackson's films apart from his first feature Bad Taste. She won three Academy Awards in 2003, for Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Picture, and Best Original Song, all for the movie The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King. She has received a total of eight Oscar nominations.

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Fran Walsh's Timeline

January 10, 1959
Wellington, New Zealand