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Lawrence Makoare Biography

Dibya Raj Adhikari Sat Jun, 2016
Lawrence Makoare

Facts of Lawrence Makoare

Date of Birth: 1968 , March-20
Birth Nation: New Zealand
Height: 6 Feet 4 Inch

Quick Timeline of Lawrence Makoare

1968 Born in Bastion Point, Auckland, New Zealand
1994 Began his acting career
1999 Appeared in the movie, What Becomes of the Broken Hearted?
2001 Appeared in the movie, The Lord of the Rings
2014 Nominated in New Zealand Film and TV Awards (II)

Detail Timeline of Lawrence Makoare

March 20 , 1968

Born in Bastion Point, Auckland, New Zealand

Six feet and four inches tall, Lawrence Makoare was born in the late 1960s in Bastion Point, Auckland, New Zealand. He has Maori origin. He was also raised in Bastion Point, Auckland, New Zealand. His nationality is New Zealander and he has Maori ethnicity.

 

1994

Began his acting career

Before Lawrence began his acting career, he worked as a road construction builder. Initially, he was a stuntman but later he began playing villainous roles. In 1994, he portrayed the role of Atta in the movie Rapa-Nui.

1999

Appeared in the movie, What Becomes of the Broken Hearted?

At the end of 1990s, he starred in the movie What Becomes of the Broken Hearted? where he starred the role of Grunt. Later on he appeared in the movies like Greenstone, The Price of Milk, The Feathers of Peace and so on.

2001

Appeared in the movie, The Lord of the Rings

He got his rise in fame in 2001 after he portrayed the role of Lurtz in an epic high fantasy film The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring. He is also critically acclaimed for his role in the movies like The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug and so on.

2014

Nominated in New Zealand Film and TV Awards (II)

He is also famous for playing the role of The Warrior in a New Zealand action film The Dead Lands. For this role, he got his first nomination in New Zealand Film and TV Awards (II) in 2014 and that was for Best Supporting Actor.

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Lawrence Makoare is the father of five lovely children and they are named as Hore Makoare, Billy Makoare, Sharai Makoare, Harley Makoare and Jesse Makoare but there is no any information about his married life, wife and girlfriend. He has a towering height as he measures six feet and four inches tall. His nationality is New Zealander and he has Maori ethnicity.

Before Lawrence began his acting career, he worked as a road construction builder. One day he took a drama class with his girlfriend and luckily the drama teacher was impressed by his towering height and was offered to perform in the class. Initially, he was a stuntman but later he began playing villainous roles. In 1994, he portrayed the role of Atta in the movie Rapa-Nui. Half a decade later, he also starred in the movie What Becomes of the Broken Hearted? where he starred the role of Grunt. Later on he appeared in the movies like Greenstone, The Price of Milk, The Feathers of Peace and so on. He got his rise in fame in 2001 after he portrayed the role of Lurtz in an epic high fantasy film The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring. He is also critically acclaimed for his role in the movies like The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug and so on. He is now aged 48 years old. His net worth is unknown.