Name Peter Jr.
Parents Peter Menzies
|Movies The Incredible Hulk, The 13th Warrior, Die Hard with a Vengeance, Clash of the Titans, Shooter|
Similar People Warren Lewis, John McTiernan, Phil Hay, Glen Scantlebury, David McNally
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Peter Menzies Jr., A.C.S. is an Australian cinematographer best known for his work on blockbuster action films such as Die Hard with a Vengeance, Lara Croft: Tomb Raider, The Incredible Hulk, and Clash of the Titans.
Life & career
Menzies was born in Sydney, Australia He was introduced to the film industry by his father, director and cinematographer Peter Menzies Sr. He started as a camera loader and worked his way through the ranks in commercials and features as a camera assistant and later as an operator, working regularly under DPs David Gribble and Russell Boyd. He made his debut as cinematographer on White Sands, a crime film directed by Roger Donaldson and starring Willem Dafoe.
Since then, Menzies has worked mostly on action films like Die Hard with a Vengeance, Hard Rain and Shooter. He has collaborated with directors like Donaldson, John McTiernan, Joel Schumacher,