Kurt Sutter or also known as Kurt Leon Sutter is an American director and actor. He is also a screenwriter and producer of many hit shows. Apart from directing the TV series of Sons of Anarchy, he has also acted in that series. He is also known for writing the script of the show. Shutter unquestionably possesses a versatile and ingenious personality which certainly have added up to his net worth. So without doing further, let’s check out Kurt’s net worth in 2018.
Kurt Sutter Early life
Kurt Sutter was born on 5th May in the year 1960 in New Jersey. He studies at the Roselle Catholic High School and graduated from this school in the year 1982. Both his parents were working and he grew up two sisters who were older to him. Kurt studied at the Livingston College under the Rutgers University. He got a BA degree in mass media and graduated from the college in the year 1986. Later, he moved to New York where he studied the important acting approach that is the Meisner technique. He also did theatre in New York and was a teacher at the Poole Conservatory. In the year 2000, he got his degree in directing and performing from the Northern Illinois University.
Kurt Sutter Career, Awards and Achievements
In the year 2000, Kurt Sutter made a move to California to pursue his dreams. The big breakthrough in his career was when he was offered the job of a staff writer in the year 2002 for the TV show named The Shield which aired on the FX channel. He also played the role of an Armenian hitman, Margos Dezerian. In fact, he made his debut as an actor by playing this character in the show. For the first season of the show, he was a co-writer of many episodes like for example Two Days of Blood and Dragonchasers. In the year 2003, with the second season of The Shield, Sutter became the story editor for the show and wrote episodes named Dead Soldiers and Scar Tissue etc.
For the third season of the show, he became a junior co-producer in the year 2004. In the year 2005, he became a supervising producer for the fourth season of The Shield. In the coming years of 2006 and 2007, for the fifth and sixth season of the show, Kurt became the co-executive producer and then became an executive producer respectively. He wrote and directed many episodes for the final season in the year 2008. This is how he made his way to his career as a director through the years since making a move to California. In the year 2008, Kurt Sutter created and also produced another FX TV series named Sons of Anarchy. He was the main writer for the show. Kurt played the role of Otto Delaney. He developed another FX series named The Bastard Executioner but he had only one season after which it was cancelled. In the year 2015, Southpaw, a film written by him was released.
Awards and Achievements
Kurt Sutter won the ASCAP Film and Television Music Award for Sons of Anarchy in the year 2013. He has been nominated several times for Primetime Emmy Awards.
Net worth of Kurt Sutter
The net worth of producer and director, Kurt Sutter is estimated to be around $12.5 million. His role as an executive director for some FX hit shows has contributed to such a net worth. He has also developed certain a comic book series named Lucas Stand and Sisters of Sorrow.
Kurt Sutter is a talented and versatile writer. His knack for directing is well praised by his colleagues. He is also known to be an activist, fighting for animal rights and is acknowledged to be a vegan.