|Jane Campion Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 3 in|
|Date of Birth||April 30, 1954|
Jane Campion is an award-winning New Zealand director, producer, and screenwriter whose film credits include Sweetie (1989), An Angel at My Table (1990), In The Cut (2003), The Piano (1993), The Power of the Dog (2021), etc.
Elizabeth Jane Campion
Wellington, New Zealand
Director, Producer, Screenwriter
- Father – Richard Campion (Actor, Producer, Director)
- Mother – Edith Campion (Actress, Writer)
- Siblings – Anna Campion (Older Sister), Michael Campion (Younger Brother)
Jane has been represented by HLA Management in Sydney, Australia.
Jane’s net worth was $10 million according to CelebrityNetWorth.com.
5 ft 3 in or 160 cm
62 kg or 136.5 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Jane has dated –
- Colin David Englert (1992-2001) – The Piano director married Colin David Englert, a 2nd unit director, in 1992. Jane gave birth to a son named Jasper in 1993. Sadly, he passed away only 12 days later. The couple welcomed daughter Alice Englert, an actress, on June 15, 1994. However, they filed for divorce in 2001.
Race / Ethnicity
She has English ancestry on her father’s side and is of Scottish, Irish, and Welsh descent on her mother’s side.
However, her hair has turned ‘Gray’ with her advancing age.
Jane Campion Favorite Things
- Films – The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948), Birth (2004), Badlands (1973), The Master (2012), Days of Heaven (1978)
Source – Far Out
Jane Campion Facts
- For her contribution to films, she received the title of Dame Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit during the 2016 New Year Honours.
- Jane is the 3rd woman to win the award for ‘Best Director’ in the history of the Academy Awards. The other two winners were Kathryn Bigelow for The Hurt Locker (2008) and Chloé Zhao for Nomadland (2020).
- Jane is influenced by the works of painter Frida Kahlo and sculptor Joseph Beuys.
Featured Image by New Zealand Government, Office of the Governor-General / Wikimedia / CC BY 4.0