Andrew Niccol

New Zealand screenwriter, producer, and director.

Andrew Niccol (born 10 June 1964) is a New Zealand screenwriter, producer, and director. He wrote and directed Gattaca (1997), Simone (2002), Lord of War (2005), In Time (2011), The Host (2013), and Good Kill (2014). He wrote and co-produced The Truman Show, which earned him an Academy Award nomination for Best Original screenplay in 1999 and won him a BAFTA award for Best screenplay. His films tend to explore social, cultural and political issues, as well as artificial realities or simulations.

His film Good Kill was selected to compete for the Golden Lion at the 71st Venice International film Festival.

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