John Waters
John Waters
Celebrated Name: John Waters
Real Name/Full Name: John Samuel Waters, Jr.
Gender: Male
Age: 78 years old
Birth Date: 22 April 1946
Birth Place: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.88 m
Weight: 58 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Zoe Burton (January 2002)
Children: N/A
Profession: American film director, writer, actor, comedian and artist
Net Worth in 2024: $60 million
Last Updated: May 2024

John Waters is a famous film director, author, stand-up comedian and journalist. He also knew for the visual artist and art collector who got fame for his production transgressive cult films. His one of the production Hairspray, which was released in 1988 has made a great revenue of $8 million. Later, he produced another long-lasting movie with the title musical film which helps him to generate more than $200 million in all around the world.

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Early life

John Samuel Waters Jr. was born April 22, 1946, in Baltimore, Maryland. He was the son of Patricia Ann who served as a manufacturer of fire protection in his life. When he was just seven years old, he was inspired by a movie Lili in puppets and started showing his puppet in different parties. His education was completed from Calvert School situated in Baltimore and also appeared in the Towson Jr. to pursue his degree in High School. He also attended Calvert Hall College High School and final studies were completed form Boys Latin School of Maryland.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 22 April 1946, John Waters is 78 years old as of today’s date 20th May 2024. His height is 1.88 m tall, and weight is 58 kg.


John has started his career while making his first film career with the title ‘Hag in a Black Leather Jacket’. The film was telecasted only a single time in ‘beatnik coffee house’, and further he included his photo of travelling in it. In 1966, he was caught by the police for smoking marijuana and later he was removed from the NYU dormitory.

In 1981, has released his film Polyester which was based on the former teen hunter. His movies are more demanding and didn’t come into controversies such as Cecil B. Demented, Pecker, Serial Mom, Cry-Baby and Hairspray. The film Hairspray has helped him to receive Tony Awards along with his music.

In 2004, he played a role in different casts includes Jackass Number and a small role as a paparazzo in the Seed of Chucky. After, he hosted the ‘Til Death Do Us Part’ which was a television series of America’s Court TV. In 2008, he made a great movie based on Christmas as ‘Fruitcake’. He also wants to make a movie based on Independent but didn’t start due to low budget. Later, he discussed the idea with Johnny and Parker and got some income for writing the script.

Awards and Achievements

Waters has achieved different achievements in his entire life. He was honoured with the Edge Award at the Provincetown International Film Festival. After, he got an invitation for the celebration of 50 years of Walters films which were released in the UK. He also appeared in the stage interview where his collection was included from the top favourite list. Moreover, he was also got a nomination for the Grammy award for his book Carsick. He also honoured for his work which he has done so many years while entertaining people on the screen.

Net Worth & Salary of John Waters in 2024

John Waters Net Worth
John Waters Net Worth

John is a famous American actor who has made his net worth of around $60 million as of May 2024. He started earning small roles at the beginning and later produces his movies. His earning also generated from the production and writing books which are mostly viewed by the people. His additional earning comes from serving as a journalist and also serving as a stand-up comedian in different casts.

John Waters is famous for his calm and helping nature. He is popular since the 90s and produces different movies and television series. Later, he also appeared as an artist and generated massive revenue from it. Lastly, John has made a great platform to stand him with lots of hard work and achievements.



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