Dustin Lance Black
Dustin Lance Black
Celebrated Name: Dustin Lance Black
Real Name/Full Name: Dustin Lance Black
Gender: Male
Age: 49 years old
Birth Date: 10 June 1974
Birth Place: Sacramento County, California, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.78 m
Weight: 68 kg
Sexual Orientation: Gay
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Tom Daley
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): No
Is Dustin Lance Black Gay?: Yes
Profession: Screenwriter and director
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $10 million
Last Updated: May 2024

Dustin Lance Black is a popular American screenwriter and director. He is also a film and television producer and has served as an LGBT rights activist. Black is one of the founding members of the American Foundation for Equal Rights. For his work, he has been conferred with many honors.

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Early Life & Biography

Dustin Lance Black was born on June 10, 1974, in Sacramento County, California. He is the son of Roseanna and Raul Garrison. His brothers are Todd Bryant and Marcus Raul. He was raised in a Mormon household in San Antonio, Texas. His Mother had polio and his father left the family soon. Later his family moved to Salinas in California.

Black was interested in theatre from an early age and used to work in a theatre called The Western Stage. He went to North Salinas High School. Black later attended the University of California Los Angeles in School of Theater, Film, and Television. During his time, he has worked at Hudson Main Stage Theater. However, it must have been hard for him as his brother Marcus died in 2012.

Age, Height, Weight and Body Measurements

Being born on 10 June 1974, Dustin Lance Black is 49 years old as of today’s date 24th May 2024. His height is 1.78 m tall, and weight is 68 kg.

Personal Life: wife, girlfriend, dating, divorce, kids

Dustin Lance Black With Partner Tom Daley
Dustin Lance Black With Partner Tom Daley

In 2017, Dustin Lance Black got married to British Olympic champion Tom Daley. They have one child together. Black is openly gay and his son was born through surrogacy. He has even appeared on the list of “40 under” 40 by LGBT magazine The Advocate.


Dustin Lance Black started his career in 2008 when he became the director and the writer of the short film called Something Close to Heaven. That same year, he came up with The Journey of Jared Price.

It was a coming-of-age film and was gay-themed. The following year, he served as the editor, cinematographer, producer, and director of the documentary On the Bus. He then became the director of the TV series Faking It in 2003. Black even served as a producer of four episodes.

In 2003, he came up with the documentary My Life with Count Dracula. This documentary fetched him with The President’s Memorial Award. The same year he served as the editor of Kiss and Tell. Black made his acting debut with The Singing Forest. In 2004, he directed a single episode of Faking It. From 2006 to 2009, he was the writer or co-producer of Big Love.

In 2008, he was the screenplay writer and story writer of the gay-themed film called Pedro. This was followed by the highly successful film Milk. The film starred big names including James Franco and Sean Penn. Following this, he served as the director and screenplay writer of Virginia in 2010. Black also served as a writer of 8. He has been the screenplay writer of the film J. Edgar in 2011.

In 2015, he was seen as an actor in the Neon Trees’ song entitled “Song I Can’t Listen To”. He then became the creator, producer, and writer of When We Rise in 2017. The mini-series is about LGBT civil rights in the USA. Black is all set to come up with his next venture called Rustin. The coming of age drama film has Black as executive producer and writer.

Awards & Achievements

Dustin Lance Black has won many awards in his career. In 2009, he won the Academy Award for Milk. He is also the winner of the Writers Guild of America Award, Hollywood Film Awards, British LGBT Awards, and was nominated for the BAFTA Award in 2009. For his contribution to awareness of sexual diversity, he was conferred with the Bonham Centre Award.

Net Worth & Salary of Dustin Lance Black in 2024

Dustin Lance Black Net Worth
Dustin Lance Black Net Worth

As of May 2024, Dustin Lance Black has a net worth of around $10 million. He has been performing from a very young age and has women very successful. Black has won many awards and his primary source of income is from the entertainment industry. In his career, he has served as the producer of many films and TV shows.

Dustin Lance Black is a highly successful name and has even been the winner of the Academy Awards. With many fims and TV shows, his work is about dealing with reality. Although he mostly rights or works on gay-themed subjects he has been able to impress the audience with the coming of age art.


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