Directors Who Acted In Their Movies

Entertainment

By Ada Kohli
Published Nov 15, 2021

Hindustan Times

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Taika Waititi

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Wondering who played Korg in Thor: Ragnarok? It’s no other than Taika Waititi himself. Besides this, he also played the role of Hitler in his film Jojo Rabbit

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M Night Shyamalan

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Shyamalan has played minor roles in his own films. He was seen as Dr Hill in The Sixth Sense, Jai in both Split and Glass and as Ray Redyy in Signs

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Quentin Tarantino

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He came on screen as Jimmie Dimmick on Pulp Fiction and made a noticeable appearance in Inglourious Basterds as the german soldier who gets his scalp scaped

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Jon Favreau

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MCU fans would know him as ‘Happy’, but did you know that he was the director of Iron Man and Iron Man 2? He then continued to appear in the MCU

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Martin Scorsese

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In Taxi Driver, he acted as the creepy homicidal husband and has done a few uncredited voice roles in The Irishman

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