He is a famous novelist, filmmaker and a playwright who is best known for his production of the blockbuster movie named The Theory of Everything (2014). Before that, he worked as reporter for couple of years for The Taranaki Herald. He completed degree in Arts from Massey University . His first novel Spinners has been translated into 143 different languages and it has been listed in top ten novel of the year by Esquire magazine.
Talking about his personal life, there is a very little information regarding his personal life in the internet and media. He has not disclosed any information about his wife or how many children he has got. But he was seen with his wife in an occasion of award ceremony by which we can confirm he is already married. It is also said that he divides his time between London, Los Angeles and Munich.