Rob Zombie is a well-known American musician who is also a screenwriter and filmmaker and was a member of the band White Zombie. Zombie is the brother of Powerman 5000’s lead vocalist Spider One. He has released albums both with his band and as a solo artist. He is also an actor and has appeared in a number of films. Now let’s have a close look on Rob Zombie’s net worth in 2018.
Rob Zombie Early Life
Rob Zombie was born as Robert Bartleh Cummings on January 12, 1965, in Haverhill, Massachusetts to his parents Louise Cummings and Robert Cummings. He was fascinated by watching horror films.
He completed his schooling in 1983 from Haverhill High School. Following that, he attended New York City’s Parsons School of Design.
In 2002, Rob Zombie got married to Sheri Moon after dating each other for a long time.
Rob Zombie is known for using suspense and horror in his films. Even his music is known to have haunting sound. He was influenced to music by Elton John, Queen, KISS, and Alice Cooper. He was also influenced by Twisted Sister and Metallica.\
He supports PETA and has been a vegetarian for more than 30 years. He does not give his opinion on religious and political beliefs.
Rob Zombie Career, Awards & Achievement
When in Parsons School of Design, Rob Zombie met Sean Yseult and co-founded White Zombie. It was formed in 1985. In November 1987, they released their first studio album called ‘Soul-Crusher’. In 1989, they released ‘Make Them Die Slowly’.
Their first platinum certified album ‘La Sexorcisto’ was released in 1992. In 1995, the band released their fourth studio album called ‘Astro-Creep’. They have also released two remix albums, two compilation albums, six EPs, four video albums, and 12 singles.
After White Zombie was disbanded, Rob Zombie released his solo studio album ‘Hellbilly Deluxe’ in 1998. This became a multi-platinum certified album. In 2001, he released ‘The Sinister Urge’. His other albums include ‘Educated Horses’, ‘Hellbilly Deluxe 2’, and ‘Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor’.
Zombie’s last studio album was released in April 2016. He has also released 2 live albums, 3 compilation albums, 1 video album, 2 remix albums, and 22 singles.
As an actor, Rob Zombie has appeared in many films and television shows like ‘Cupcake Wars’, and ‘Space Ghost Coast to Coast’. He has lent his voice in ‘Slither’, ‘Justice League’, ‘Super’, and ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’.
Awards & Achievements
In 2004, Rob Zombie was nominated for the International Fantasy Film Award. He has been nominated four times in the Grammy Awards. He has won two Eyegore Awards and is the winner of two Fangoria Chainsaw Awards. In 2016, he was nominated for the Fright Meter Awards. He has won the 2012 New York City Horror Film Festival. In 2007, Zombie won the Rondo Hatton Classic Horror Awards.
Net Worth of Rob Zombie
Rob Zombie has an estimated net worth of more than $40 million. This fortune comes by releasing a number of albums in his career. He has also successfully released many singles and has appeared in films and television. Part of his wealth also comes by directing, producing, and writing films. He has produced, written and directed the films ‘The Devil’s Rejects’, ‘Halloween’, ‘Werewolf Women in the SS’, ‘The Lords of Salem’, and 31’. He was also the writer and director of ‘Houses of 1000 Corpses’.
Rob Zombie is considered one of the most popular musicians in the world. He also found success by making a number of horror movies. He will be next directing the film ‘Raised Eyebrows’. Zombie has been a successful artist when it comes to music and has released platinum certified albums. He has sold millions of albums in the world.