P. J. Hogan is an Australian film director born Paul John Hogan in Brisbane, Queensland in 1962.
His first big hit was the 1994 film Muriel's Wedding, and helped launch the careers of Toni Collette and Rachel Griffiths. The success of the film also led him to be chosen by Julia Roberts to direct his 1997 American debut My Best Friend's Wedding, which also starred Cameron Diaz and Dermot Mulroney.
His last film was 2003's big budget adaptation of Peter Pan starring Jason Isaacs as Captain Hook, Jeremy Sumpter as Peter Pan and Rachel Hurd-Wood as Wendy.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2006.
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