|Celebrated Name:||Victor Salva|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Victor Ronald Salva|
|Age:||65 years old|
|Birth Date:||29 March 1958|
|Birth Place:||Martinez, California, United States|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||No|
|Is Victor Salva Gay?:||Yes|
|Profession:||Filmmaker, Director, Writer, Producer|
|Net Worth in 2023:||$200 thousand|
|Last Updated:||December 2023|
Victor Salva is a trendy American film director and producer famously known for his horror and thriller genre movies. He has also co-written a number of successful Hollywood movies. He is an openly gay filmmaker. Victor was convicted guilty of sexually assaulting a minor in 1988. This incident almost finished his filmmaking career, and he was imprisoned.
However, after being released from jail, he took a break and came back later. Later, he hid the whole incident and tried to start his career again. However, after the vast media coverage, his movies were boycotted, and he was forced to take a break.
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Early Life & Biography
Victor was born in Martinez, California, in the United States. When he was just a child, his father abandoned him and his mother. His mother got remarried soon after his father left, and he started to live with his mother and stepfather. He has revealed that his stepfather was an addict and used to abuse him physically.
Victor went to a local high school and became interested in movies, especially in the horror genre, at a very young age. While studying in high school, he started to both write and direct various short films and feature films. At the age of 18, he graduated from high school.
By that time, he had directed more than 20 documentaries. To gather a fund for his movies, he started to work after his school hour. He had multiple jobs at the same time. After his high school graduation, he came out as gay to his family and was kicked out of the house for his sexuality.
Age, Height, Weight and Body Measurements
Being born on 29 March 1958, Victor Salva is 65 years old as of today’s date 4th December 2023. His height is 1.83 m tall, and weight is 75 kg.
Personal Life: wife, girlfriend, dating, divorce, kids
Victor Salva is openly gay. In an old interview, he had revealed that at the age of 18, he came out to his family and his mother and stepfather were against his sexual orientation. His conservative family soon disowned him. Victor is very much private when it comes to his dating history.
He has never revealed his partner’s name. However, it is rumoured that he has dated several people who were mainly associated with the Hollywood industry. He hasn’t been married yet and currently claims himself to be single. He doesn’t talk about his love life publicly and never discusses his relationship status in front of the media.
Victor debuted in Hollywood by directing a short film named Something in the Basement in 1986. This film brought him wide success and appreciation. In 1989, he directed Clown House, where he was also a co-writer. In 88, he was convicted of sexual assault with an actor who was only 12 years old.
He pleaded guilty and was in state prison for 15 months. After his release, he took a break for five years and worked as a telecommunication marketer. In 1995 he directed mystery horror films named the ‘Nature of the Beast’.
In the same year, he directed ‘Powder’, but his victim came forward and asked everybody to boycott his film. Hiss producers Disney officials claim that they were unaware of his illegal activity.
In 2001 he directed Jeeper Creepers following Jeeper Creepers 2 and Jeepers Creepers 3.
Awards & Achievements
Victor has achieved a lot of success through his filmmaking. As a film director, he has fans from all over the world. In 1996, he won the Geradmer Film Festival. In 2000, he won the Moxie Award in the best feature category. In 2001, he was nominated for the Catalonian International Film Festival for his movie Jeepers Creepers.
Net Worth & Salary of Victor Salva in 2023
Victor Salva has been in the entertainment industry for a long time. Due to sexual assault charges, he was forced to take a temporary leave from the industry. However, he has been associated with several popular films, which have allowed him to make a net worth of $200 thousand as of December 2023.
After his hiatus was over, he came back and made some very successful commercial movies. Currently, he earns around $20 thousand per month. He earns royalty on a regular basis because his films were very much successful at the box office.
Victor Slava was considered a role model for young filmmakers. The way he struggled before being successful was a true inspiration for many people. However, when he was arrested for sexually harassing a minor, he started to get constant hate from people.
Currently, he is absent from all the social media platforms. In a recent interview, he has disclosed that he deleted all his social media accounts because he was getting constant hate from his fans worldwide. He has also disclosed that he is planning for early retirement from the entertainment industry.