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Darren Aronofsky Net Worth:
Darren Aronofsky Net Worth:Darren Aronofsky (born February 12, 1969) is an American film director, screenwriter and film producer. He has received acclaim for his often surreal, disturbing films and has been noted for frequent collaborations with cinematographer Matthew Libatique, film editor Andrew Weisblum and composer Clint Mansell. His films have generated controversy and are known for their often violent, bleak subject matter.Aronofsky attended Harvard University, where he studied film and social anthropology, and the American Film Institute where he studied directing. He won several film awards after completing his senior thesis film, Supermarket Sweep, which went on to become a National Student Academy Award finalist. Aronofsky's feature debut, the surrealist psychological thriller Pi, was shot in November 1997. The low-budget, $60,000 production, starring Sean Gullette, was sold to Artisan Entertainment for $1 million, and grossed over $3 million; Aronofsky won the Directing Award at the 1998 Sundance Film Festival and an Independent Spirit Award for best first screenplay. Aronofsky's followup, the psychological drama Requiem for a Dream, was based on the novel of the same name by Hubert Selby, Jr. The film garnered strong reviews and received an Academy Award nomination for Ellen Burstyn's performance. After turning down an opportunity to direct an entry in the Batman film series and writing the World War II horror film Below, Aronofsky began production on his third film, the romantic fantasy sci-fi drama The Fountain. The film received mixed reviews and performed poorly at the box-office, but has since garnered a cult following.His fourth film, the sports drama The Wrestler, was released to critical acclaim and both of the film's stars, Mickey Rourke and Marisa Tomei, received Academy Award nominations. In 2010 Aronofsky was an executive producer on The Fighter and his fifth feature film, the psychological horror film Black Swan, received further critical acclaim and many accolades, being nominated for five Academy Awards including Best Picture and Best Director and winning Best Actress for Natalie Portman's performance in the film. Aronofsky received nominations for Best Director at the Golden Globes, and a Directors Guild of America Award nomination. His sixth film, the biblically inspired epic Noah, was released in theaters on March 28, 2014.
|Birth date:||February 12, 1969|
|Birth place:||Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA|
|Height:||6' (1.83 m)|
|Profession:||Producer, Director, Writer|
|Education:||Harvard University, Edward R. Murrow High School|
|Parents:||Charlotte Aronofsky, Abraham Aronofsky|
|Awards:||Golden Lion, Independent Spirit Award for Best Feature, Independent Spirit Award for Best First Screenplay, Independent Spirit Award for Best Director, Gotham Independent Film Tribute Award, Sundance Film Festival Directing Award: U.S. Dramatic, Gotham Open Palm Award, Kansas City Film Critics Circle Award for Best Director, Online Film Critics Society Award for Best Director, Young Hollywood Award for Class Act (Hottest Young Filmmaker)|
|Nominations:||Academy Award for Best Director, Golden Globe Award for Best Director - Motion Picture, Satellite Award for Best Director, Grand Jury Prize, Independent Spirit Award for Best First Feature, Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Director, Best Screenplay Award, César Award for Best Foreign Film, BAFTA Award for Best Direction, Silver Lion for Best Director, Directors Guild of America Award for Outstanding Directing – Feature Film, Gotham Independent Film Award for Best Feature Film, Best Sports Movie ESPY Award, Bodil Award for Best American Film, British Independent Film Award for Best International Independent Film, David di Donatello for Best Foreign Film, London Film Critics' Circle Award for Director of the Year, Grande Prêmio do Cinema Brasileiro for Best Foreign Language Film, Robert Award for Best American Film, Czech Lion Award for Best Foreign Film, National Student Academy Award|
|Movies:||Black Swan, Noah, Requiem for a Dream, The Fountain, The Wrestler, Pi, Jackie, Below, Fortune Cookie, Hubert Selby Jr: It/ll Be Better Tomorrow, The Tiger, Mother, Supermarket Sweep, No Time, Protozoa|
|TV shows:||HypaSpace, MaddAddam|
|Books:||The Fountain, Noah, Pi Screenplay & The Guerilla Diaries, Requiem for a Dream, Noah 03|