It is common knowledge that the world of film and television, and all that this implies, has a long list of followers all over the world who, on a daily basis, consume and value their content. That is why professionals in these fields are so popular internationally. One of the most prominent names in this regard is Taika Waititi. Born on August 16, 1975 in Raukokore, he is a New Zealand film director, screenwriter and producer who, among others, has participated in some Marvel movies.
It is precisely because of the importance of his work career that, over the years, we have been able to receive a lot of information regarding his professional life. However, what we know about more intimate aspects of his personal and love life is not so much. For this reason, from The Look we have prepared this article, thanks to which you will know who his wife is and what are the latest films in which he has worked.
This is Taika Waititi
He was born Taika David Waititi and belongs to a Maori family from the east coast. His father is a farmer and his mother is a school teacher. When he was only five years old, his parents divorced and he spent his childhood with his mother.
Taika studied drama at Victoria University of Wellington and, during those years, was part of the theater company 'So You're a Man', where he toured several times. These were his first contacts with the world of acting and, somewhat later, he was one of the members of the duo 'The Humour breasts', together with Jemaine Clement.
His successful film career
His debut as an actor took place in 1999 and, from then on, he appeared in well-known films such as 'Snakeskin', 'Tongan Ninja', 'Toy boy' or 'Futile Attraction'. In addition, he also participated in several TV series such as 'The Strip', 'The Conchords' and 'Radiradirah'.
After this, he made the leap to director and his great international success was the popular comedy 'What We Do in the Shadows', in 2014. Similarly and thanks to this project, Waititi s debut as a director in Hollywood with 'Thor: Ragnarok'. Another of his most important works was giving life to the character of Korg, in the 'Avengers' movie saga.
This is Rita Ora, Taika Waititi's wife
Returning to more personal aspects of his life, we know that in the month of August 2021 he began a relationship with singer Rita Ora, who made the leap to fame in 2011. Both decided to take a step further in their history and got married shortly after starting their courtship, with a private ceremony in London.
For her part, Rita is a British singer, songwriter and actress, born in November 1990, who is very popular in the world of music. The first official photos of the couple came to light when they attended a costume party together with Idris Elba and Sabrina Dhorwe Elba.
Since the beginning of their relationship, both have wanted to keep as much discretion as possible, but now they are ready to show off their idyllic love both on social networks and anywhere they want to go together.