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Taika Waititi might be one of the most fascinating filmmakers working today. A native New Zealander, the comic auteur crept his way stateside as a director on Flight Of The Conchords before his breakout horror comedy What We Do In the Shadows helped score him a gig directing Thor: Ragnarok. In between, he made charming, under-the-radar comedies like Hunt For The Wilderpeople and Boy, and if that all sounds like a lot for a guy just a few years over 40, well, it is. We all need rest; it just looks like Waititi gets all of his when he’s anywhere but his own bed (or coffin).

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After the Kiwi posted a photo of himself snoozing in a child’s stroller (see above), the floodgates suddenly opened. A veritable deluge of pics of him sleeping in public

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Suddenly, his followers began creating montages of the affable and extremely relaxed director.

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Instead of being freaked the hell out by there being people just routinely taking shots of him at his most vulnerable, Waititi is embracing the attention.

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It’s true, too. Anyone who has used Chris Hemsworth’s legs as a body pillow is a legend by any metric.

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