John Waters is a famous film director, author, stand-up comedian and journalist. He also knew for the visual artist and art collector who got fame for her production transgressive cult films. Her one of the production Hairspray which was released in 1988 has made a great revenue of $8 million. Later, he produced another long-lasting movie with the title musical film which helps him to generate more than $200 million in all around the world. Keep reading to know more about John net worth in 2019.
John Samuel Waters Jr. was born April 22, 1946, in Baltimore, Maryland. He was the son of Patricia Ann who served as a manufacturer of fire protection in his life. When he was just 7 years old, he was inspired by a movie Lili in puppets and started showing his puppet in different parties. His education was completed from Calvert School situated in Baltimore and also appeared in the Towson Jr. to pursue his degree in High School. He also attended Calvert Hall College High School and final studies were completed form Boys Latin School of Maryland.
John has started her career while making his first film career with the title ‘Hag in a Black Leather Jacket’. The film was telecasted only a single time in ‘beatnik coffee house’ and further he included his photo of traveling in it. In 1966, he was caught by the police for smoking marijuana and later he was removed from the NYU dormitory.
In 1981, has released his film Polyester which was based on the former teen hunter. His movies are more demanding and didn’t come into controversies such as Cecil B. Demented, Pecker, Serial Mom, Cry-Baby and Hairspray. The film Hairspray has helped him to receive Tony Awards along with his music.
In 2004, he played the role in different casts includes Jackass Number and a short role as a paparazzo in the Seed of Chucky. After, he hosted the ‘Til Death Do Us Part’ which was a television series of America’s Court TV. In 2008, he has made a great movie based on the Christmas as ‘Fruitcake’. He also wants to make a movie based on Independent but didn’t start due to low budget. Later, he discussed the idea with Johnny and Parker and got some income for writing the script.
Awards and Achievements
Waters has achieved different achievements in his entire life. He was honored with the Edge Award at the Provincetown International Film Festival. After, he got an invitation for the celebration of 50 years of Walters films which were released in the UK. He also appeared in the stage interview where his collection was included from the top favorite list. Moreover, he was also got a nomination for the Grammy award for his book Carsick. He also honored for his work which he has done so many years while entertaining people on the screen.
Net Worth of John Waters
John is a famous American actor who has made his net worth of around $70 million. He started earning the small roles at the beginning and later produces his own movies. His earning also generated from the production and writing books which are mostly viewed by the people. His additional earning comes from serving as a journalist and also serving as a stand-up comedian in different casts.
John Waters is famous for his calm and helping nature. He is popular since the 90s and produces different movies and television series. Later, he also appeared as an artist and generates huge revenue from it. Lastly, John has made a great platform to stand him with lots of hard work and achievements.