Lawrence Bender Net Worth
Lawrence Bender net worth: Lawrence Bender is an American film producer who has a net worth of $26 Million. Lawrence Bender is most well known for producing Reservoir Dogs in 1992 and has since produced all of Quentin Tarantino's films with the exception of Death Proof and Django Unchained. His films have been honored with 29 Academy Award nominations, including three for Best Picture, and his films have won six. He was born on October 17, 1957 in the Bronx and grew up in New Jersey where his father was a college history professor and his mother was a kindergarten teacher. He graduated from the University of Maine with a degree in Civil Engineering but while attending college, acquired a passion for dance. After graduating, Bender pursued dancing for several years until an injury prevented him from continuing. In the 1980's he worked as a grip on Tales from the Darkside and in 1989, produced the film, Intruder. His films to date include hits like, Inglourious Basterds, Pulp Fiction, and Good Will Hunting. Bender's film, An Inconvenient Truth, which raised unprecedented awareness about climate change, won the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature. His other films include, Countdown to Zero, From Dusk Till Dawn, Anna and the King, The Mexican, Innocent Voices, Kill Bill Volumes 1 and 2, and Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights. Bender makes cameo appearances in many of the films he produces, including Reservoir Dogs, Pulp Fiction, Four Rooms, and Kill Bill Volume 2. He has been a contributing blogger at The Huffington Post and works in Hollywood running his production company, Lawrence Bender Productions. Lawrence Bender has never been married, but he has a daughter with ex-girlfriend Leasi Andrews.