These are the richest directors in the world! Here you will find a listing of the highest paid movie directors, past and current. Action, romance, comedy, drama - legends like Steven Spielberg, Tim Burton and James Cameron don't just direct the actors and the mis-en-scene. They also command huge mis-en-salaries. Who makes the most out of all of them? Find out at our Top 50 Richest Directors list.
William Friedkin Net Worth
William Friedkin net worth: William Friedkin was an American film and television director, producer and screenwriter who had a net worth of $70 million at the time of his death. William Friedkin was born in Chicago, Illinois on August 29, 1935. He died on August 7, 2023 at the age of 87.
John Singleton Net Worth
John Singleton Net Worth and Salary: John Singleton was an American director, writer and producer who had a net worth of $35 million at the time of his death in April 2019. John Singleton attended Pasadena City College before
Cecil B. DeMille Net Worth
Cecil B. DeMille Net Worth: Cecil B. DeMille was an American film director and producer who had a net worth equal to $50 million at the time of his death
Chris Columbus Net Worth
Chris Columbus net worth and salary: Chris Columbus is an American filmmaker who has a net worth of
David Leitch Net Worth
David Leitch is a filmmaker, actor, and stunt performer who has a net worth of $12 million. David Leitch known for directing such action films as "Atomic Blonde," "Deadpool 2,
David Mamet Net Worth
David Mamet net worth: David Mamet is an American playwright, screenwriter, and director who has a net worth of $12 million. David Mamet is known for writing such award-winning plays as "Glengarry Glen Ross,"
Joel Coen Net Worth
Joel Coen net worth: Joel Coen is an American director, writer and producer who has a net worth of $100 million. That is a combined net worth with his wife of nearly
Ethan Coen Net Worth
Ethan Coen net worth: Ethan Coen is an American director, writer and producer who has a net worth of $60 million. Born in
Jon Turteltaub Net Worth
Jon Turteltaub Net Worth: Jon Turteltaub is an American film producer and director who has a net worth of $80 million dollars. Jon Turteltaub
Renny Harlin Net Worth
Renny Harlin net worth: Renny Harlin is a Finnish film director and producer who has a net worth of $10 million dollars.
Werner Herzog Net Worth
Werner Herzog net worth: Werner Herzog is a German film director, producer, screenwriter, actor, author, and opera director who has a net worth of
Coen Brothers Net Worth
The Coen Brothers net worth: The Coen Brothers are an American team of two comedic screenwriters, Joel and Ethan Coen, who have a combined net worth of $160 million. Joel Coen's $100 million net worth is larger than Ethan Coen's $60 million net worth thanks to his marriage to Oscar-winning actress Frances McDormand.
Jake Paltrow Net Worth
Jake Paltrow net worth: Jake Paltrow is an American film director, screenwriter, and actor who has a net worth of $8 million. Jake Paltrow
Bruce Paltrow Net Worth
Bruce Paltrow net worth: Bruce Paltrow was an American television and film director and producer who had a net worth of $30 million at
Roland Emmerich Net Worth
Roland Emmerich net worth: Roland Emmerich is a director, film producer and screenwriter who has a net worth of $200 million. Roland Emmerich