Christopher Edward Nolan is one of the most publicly praised filmmakers of the 21st century and also one of the highest grossing director in the history. According to the World Box Office, Christopher Edward Nolan is the sixth highest grossing-director with an estimated total gross worth of $4.179 billion.
He is best known as the cinematographer, English film director, producer, and screenwriter. His best piece of work includes the famous “The Dark Knight” Trilogy starring Christian Bale and sci-fi thrillers like Inception, Interstellar. He got himself in the film industry as a director, from the movies like following (1998), Insomnia (2000), and prestige which was actually screened in 2006. Popular Movies like Dunkirk, Man of steel, and “MEMENTO” were also released under his direction. Keep reading to know more about Christopher Nolan’s net worth in 2018.
Christopher Edward Nolan was born on 30th July 1970 to Brendon James Nolan and Christina Jensen Nolan. He spent his childhood both in England and America.
He was graduated from the Hailey Bury and Imperial Service College, which is a self-sustained school in Hertford Heath, (village in England) and then after He Studied English literature course at University College London. He had two brothers one elder and other one younger to him.
He got married to his teenage girlfriend EMMA THOMAS who primarily works with Nolan as a producer. They are blessed with four children.
Nolan’s career in the film industry started at an early age. He was curious since childhood regarding filmmaking. His Debut film, “Following” which eventually released in 1998, left a memorable impression and it worked as the foundation stones for his career. Later in 2000, MEMENTO his another big feature was released and was appreciated by the people for his amazing work.
Seeing his efforts as an auteur director in memento Steven Soderbergh approached Nolan for redirecting physiological thriller insomnia which was released in 1997. The interesting thing to know about the movie was that it was only made with a budget of $46 million and was regarded as the most conventional directions in the history of Hollywood cinema.
After the successful screening of insomnia, Nolan was eager to redirect the Batman series with a notion of making it in more approachable and connecting way than it was in the comic book drama. He got assigned to the biggest project of his career Batman Begins by the warner bros which was eventually premiered in June 2005.
The Batman series was literally his career’s best shot.
He is currently showcasing his direction expertise in directing the James Bond franchise.
Awards & Achievements
In 1999 at Slamdance film festival Nolan was honored with the black and white award for following. He also received the first-ever Founders award in 2014.he was awarded for best script for the memento. In 2006 he was recognized as a fellow member of UCL. In 2009, American society of cinematographs honored him with the board of Governor’s award.
Nolan received the 2017 FIAF Award On 3 May 2017 for Interstellar in Beverly Hills.
Net Worth of Christopher Nolan
Christopher Nolan has an estimated net worth around $180 million. He is a spectacular director with biggest hits like the dark knight with a grossing global box office collection of $1 billion, and the trilogy will close ending up collecting $2.5 billion.
Christopher Nolan is the best director due to his extraordinary directing skills which he has proven in all his movies. He is recognised globally because of his talented and hard-work. He is currently working with Tom Hardy on James Bond franchise.