Taika Waititi

Taika David Waititi, ONZM (also known as Taika Cohen) is a New Zealand filmmaker, actor, and comedian, best known for appearing in Boy, and appearing alongside Ryan Reynolds in Green Lantern.

For Disney, he was a screenwriter for Moana, directed the post-credits scene in Doctor Strange, directed Thor: Ragnarok, in which he also played Korg and provided motion capture for Surtur and Hulk, and directed Thor: Love and Thunder. He reprised his role as Korg in Avengers: Endgame, What If...? and Thor: Love and Thunder. He directed episodes of The Mandalorian, in which he also voiced IG-11. For 20th Century Studios, he played Antwan in Free Guy and directed, wrote, and produced Jojo Rabbit, in which he also played Adolf Hitler.

He is set to direct Tower of Terror[1], Flash Gordon, as well as a currently-untitled Star Wars film. He also voiced Mo Morrison in Pixar's Lightyear.[2]

Disney Roles


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