Guy Ritchie is an English filmmaker, director and screenwriter. He is best recognized for his crime films. He is famous for directing his initial film in year 1995, known as a 20-minute short which has pleased financiers who sponsored his initial feature film, known as crime comedy entitled Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels (released in year 1998). Let’s find out more about how much is Guy Ritchie’s net worth in 2018.
Guy Ritchie Early Life
Guy Ritchie was born in Hatfield, situated inside Hertfordshire, as second of two children of parents -Amber and Captain John Vivian Ritchie, known as previous Seaforth Highlanders serviceman as well as advertising supervisory.
His mother named Amber got married a baronet. The second marriage of his father was to Shireen Ritchie, known as Baroness Ritchie of Brompton, recognized as a previous model and later Conservative politician as well as life noble.
Ritchie was dyslexic, and he got removed from Stanbridge Earls School when he was of age 15. Moreover, he mentioned that drug use was the cause for the removal.
Guy Ritchie Career, Awards & Achievement
Guy Ritchie started off his career in year 1998 when he and his father communicated their friend named Peter Morton, from the Hard Rock Cafe chain, thinking if he had any potential investors for a debut movie.
His nephew named Matthew Vaughn, was learning film production within Los Angeles. Peter educated Vaughn of Ritchie’s latest film notion, and also Vaughn approved to produce. It is known that John, Matthew, Peter and Guy inquired their mutual associate named Trudie Styler, for investing in the production for second film of Ritchie.
Also, Styler had perceived The Hard Case, and agreed that co-funding the project will be a valuable opportunity. Moreover, his next (second) feature film was entitled Snatch, launched in year 2000.
After his marriage to Madonna, Ritchie started works in film producing on his wife, directing the wife in a music video as well as a short film entitled Star, for BMW films series. His following film, even presenting Madonna, was identified as a remake of 1974 Lina Wertmüller hit i.e. Swept Away.
In year 2008, Ritchie has directed a commercial intended for Nike named as “Take It To The Next Level”, regarding a Dutch based footballer who contracts for Arsenal, displaying the development of his career from his view, till he creates his debut for the Netherlands.
Awards & Achievements:
In year 2000, Guy Ritchie has won one Edgar Award from the Mystery Writers of America in category of Best Motion Picture Screenplay. Moreover, the Raindance Film Festival declared in August of 2017 that it will be honouring him through its second yearly Auteur Award.
Net Worth of Guy Ritchie:
Guy Ritchie has an estimated net worth of $150 million. He has made most of his fortune with his career as a filmmaker, director and screenwriter.
This director’s initial film was year 1995 short entitled “The Hard Case”, whereas his next film entitled “Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels” has won an Edgar Award for Best Motion Picture Screenplay. His succeeding feature film entitled “Snatch” got released in year 2000.
Ritchie’s following film entitled “Sherlock Holmes” has made debut on Christmas day during year 2009 and featured Robert Downey Jr. as well as Jude Law. Apart from that, he has written, directed, as well as produced some movies like The Man From U.N.C.L.E. in 2015 as well as King Arthur: Legend of the Sword in 2017.
In late 2008, his representatives stated that the divorce settlement provided Ritchie $90 million, the worth of their London bar as well as Wiltshire estate within England.
The task of filmmaking and film directing involves great responsibilities and risks as the success of the final production cannot be guaranteed but Guy Ritchie managed this career so well and got prominent success. Apart from his film based career, he is identified for his eight-year long marriage to pop superstar named Madonna.