Morgan Spurlock is undoubtedly a magnificent film director, film producer, playwright, and lastly a screenwriter of numerous films with proven successful hits in Hollywood. Morgan is best known for his films like ‘Super Size Me,’ ‘One Direction: This is Us’, ‘Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan’s Hope,’ and various other notable ones. As a matter of fact, the successful hits in his life has fetched him uncountable high net income with the privilege of living an extravagant life significantly. Therefore, let’s find out more about how much Morgan Spurlock’s net worth in 2018.
On 7 November 1970, Morgan was born in West Virginia in the United States, and thus he was born with American nationality. Originally, Morgan Spurlock was born with the name as ‘Morgan Valentine Spurlock.’ Morgan was born to mother ‘Phyllis Spurlock’ and father ‘Ben Spurlock.’ Morgan Spurlock belongs to a mixed ethnicity as he is half English and half Scot-Irish. Morgan did his schooling from the ‘Woodrow High School.’
Morgan did his graduation from the ‘Tisch School of the Arts’ with a degree in BFA. Later, Morgan did his higher studies from the ‘New York University.’ On the other hand, Morgan was an active member of the social fraternity as ‘Phi Gamma Delta.’
Morgan Spurlock got his first major breakthrough by serving as a screenplay writer for the remarkable play as ‘Phoenix.’ The play was a major hit across the United States with a significant response and feedback. The play has been honored with numerous awards and also being featured at the ‘New York Fringe Festival’ with multiple show times. In the year 2000, the play has also distinctively participated in ‘Route 66 American Playwriting completion’ in New York.
Next, Morgan has directed an internet webcast show as ‘I Bet You Will’ which used to air on MTV channel. The entire show was hosted by ‘Spurlock himself,’ the musician ‘Jive Jones’, the TV/model ‘Will Ford’, and lastly the comedian ‘Hescher’ and ‘Godfrey.’ The show became an internet sensation overnight with a huge response and highest viewing points. The show is based on common people where they are given some task or stunts to perform in exchange for hard cash.
In addition to this, Morgan has profoundly exhibited his skill and talent in film direction with profitable income and success at the box office significantly.
In 2004, Morgan did his first debut film direction with the film ‘Super Size’ which is basically a documentary drama film. The film has done significantly well at the box office with huge cash earning. The film was honored in the nomination list of the ‘Academy Award’ in the category of ‘Best Documentary Feature.’ Morgan ‘s inspiration for making this film was that he came up with a new story on television that two teenage girls were accusing the McDonald of the reason behind their obesity.
In 2008, Morgan came up with his next documentary film as ‘Where in the World Is Osama Bin Laden.’
Morgan has also directed the 3D version of the animated television series ‘The Simpsons 20th Anniversary Special-In 3-D! On Ice!’.
Next Morgan directed another documentary as ‘Committed: The Toronto Film Festival’ which was of total one-hour documentary.
Other notable film works of Morgan Spurlock are ‘The Future of God,’ ‘Drive Thru,’ ‘Kiss of Death,’ ‘Chalk’ and various others.
Morgan has also been a writer for three books which got remarkable response and feedback from the readers.
Awards and Achievements
In 2011, Morgan Spurlock was honored by the ‘Rogue Award’
In the same year, Morgan was awarded the ‘CinemaCon Award.’
In 2004, Morgan was awarded by the ‘New Director’s Award.’
Net Worth of Morgan Spurlock
Thus, Morgan is a highly acclaimed film director who has given a new dimension to the films with the highest success at the box-office. Therefore, the total net worth of Morgan Spurlock was about $13 million approximately.
With great direction and screenplay, Morgan has acquired numerous awards and nomination throughout his career with great popularity and recognition.