Wes Anderson
Wes Anderson
Celebrated Name: Wes Anderson
Real Name/Full Name: Wes Anderson
Gender: Male
Age: 54 years old
Birth Date: May 1, 1969
Birth Place: Houston, Texas
Nationality: American
Height: 1.77m
Weight: 90kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Juman Malouf
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes one daughter(Freya)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): No
Is Wes Anderson Gay?: No
Profession: American filmmaker
Net Worth in 2024: $35 million
Last Updated: April 2024

Wes Anderson is an American filmmaker and screenwriter. His films are known for their narrative style. He is regarded as a modern-day example of the auteur. He runs the production company American Empirical Pictures which he founded in 1998.

Maybe you know about Wes Anderson very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about the details of Wes Anderson’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Born on May 1, 1969, to Texas Ann Anderson and Melvern Leonard Anderson in Houston, Texas. His father was a realtor and an archaeologist. He has two siblings, namely Mel Anderson and Eric chase Anderson. Mel is a Physician, and Eric Chase is a writer. Wes passed out from St. John school in Houston in  1987, which he later used as a location through-out, Rushmore. As a child, he used to make silent films on his father’s Super 8 camera in which he starred his brothers and friends. He part-time worked as a cinema projectionist while attending the University of Texas in Austin. He graduated in 1990 with a degree in philosophy.

Personal Life

Wes Anderson came in a relation with a Lebanese writer, costume designer, and voice actress Juman Malouf. She gave birth to their daughter Freya in 2016. She was named after the character from the film The Mortal Storm. He currently lives in Paris with his family.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on May 1, 1969, Anderson is 54 years old. His height is 1.77m tall, and his weight is 90kg.


Being a child, Anderson used to make silent films using his father’s camera. After graduating in 1990 from the University of Texas in Austin, he worked as a cinema projectionist. His first film was Bottle Rocket in 1996, based on a short film starring Luke and Owen Wilson, which was well-reviewed but performed on Box’s office poorly. His next film Rushmore came in 1998.

In 2001 his comedy-drama film The Royal Tenenbaums became successful. It was about an artistic New York City family. It represented the greatest success until the Moonrise Kingdom in 2012.

Awards & Achievements

On awards and achievements so far, he won the best original screenplay award for The Grand Budapest Hotel in 2014, Best New Filmmaker for Bottle Rocket in 1996. Many other awards were won by him. Some of them:-

  • Best Motion Picture-Musical or Comedy for The Grand Budapest Hotel in 2012
  • Debut Of The Year for Bottle Rocket in 1996
  • New Generation Award for Bottle Rocket and Rushmore in 1998

Apart from this many other awards like best director, the best writer was won by him for his films, and many of his films were nominated for the best original screenplay, best American film, and Director of the year award.

Net Worth & Salary of Wes Anderson in 2024

Wes Anderson Net Worth
Wes Anderson Net Worth

As of April 2024, Anderson has garnered a net worth of $35 million. The majority of his earnings come from being a filmmaker, director, screenwriter. He has a unique directorial style. Most of his films are based on themes and stories. His stylistic choices give his movies a highly distinctive quality, that provoked much discussion, critical study, supercuts, mash-ups.

Anderson is one of the most influential American filmmakers. He took filmmaking to another level by giving his movies a distinctive character. Most of his movies are based on themes and stories. He frequently uses flat camera moves. In 2019 the company Murals wallpapers launched a line of wallpaper inspired by Anderson’s films. The aura which Boucher has given to the film industry is undoubtedly marvelous.


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