Dustin Lance Black Net Worth

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Dustin Lance Black Net Worth
Net Worth:
$5 Million
Date of Birth
June 10, 1974
Place of Birth
Screenwriter, Television producer, Film director, Film Producer, Actor

Dustin Lance Black Net Worth: Dustin Lance Black is a renowned American screenwriter, film and television producer as well as a director who has a net worth of $5 million. The 39 year old was born in Sacremento, California and grew up with a strong Mormon background, as a result of his mother's remarriage to a Mormon priest. He and his family later moved to Salinas, where he immediately got involved with the theatre arts, where he had his shots at being an actor, assistant director as well as a crew member. After high school, up until 1996, Dustin attended the school of theatre, film and television at the University of California, where he graduated with honors.

As a result of his upbringing, Dustin was not able to open up about his homosexuality until his senior year of college. His sexuality has had a heavy influence on his career which has seen him writing and directing the 2000 gay romance movie, The Journey of Jared Price. He also wrote Something Close to Heaven which is a short film about gays coming out. In 2001 he directed a documentary called On the Bus which is about a road trip taken by 6 gay men. He also happened to be a subject of that documentary. He is well known for his writing contribution for the popular HBO series, Big Love. As of season three, he was invited to become co-producer for the hit series. His biggest achievement so far, has been his involvement in writing the critically acclaimed movie, Milk, which was full of A-list stars. The movie centers on the slain gay rights activist Harvey Milk. Dustin is currently working on an adaptation of Under the Banner of Heaven, a book by Jon Krakauer. In December 2013, Dustin Lance Black revealed that he was dating British Olympian Tom Daley.

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Dustin Lance Black

Dustin Lance Black

Dustin Lance Black is an American screenwriter, director, film and television producer, and LGBT rights activist. He has won a Writers Guild of America Award and an Academy Award for the 2008 film Milk. Black is a founding board member of the American Foundation for Equal Ri...
Screenwriter / Television producer / Film director / Film Producer / Actor
Date of Birth
  • June 10, 1974
  • Dustin Lance Garrison
  • L. Black
  • Lance Black
  • White people
  • United States of America
  • United States of America
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Notable Appearances
  • On the Bus
  • Hollywood To Dollywood
  • Milk
    Castro Clone #3
  • 8
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