Wes Anderson Net Worth: Wes Anderson is an American film director, screenwriter and producer who has a net worth of $30 million dollars. Wes Anderson first caught the attention of critics and the public with his 1996 film, "Bottle Rocket", and has continued his rise with films such as "Rushmore", "The Royal Tenenbaums" and many more. He is also known for his advertising directing work including spots for AT&T and American Express.
He was born Wesley Wales Anderson on May 1, 1969, in Houston, Texas. Anderson first tried his hand at film-making with actor/writer Owen Wilson, shortly after the two met as students at the University of Texas in the early 1990s. Following their graduation from college, the two wrote and Anderson directed, the unconventional comedy Bottle Rockets in 1996. Both Anderson and Wilson went on to gain a wider audience with movies like Rushmore (1998, starring Bill Murray) and The Royal Tenenbaums (2001, starring Gwyneth Paltrow). Often compared to Woody Allen, Anderson has established himself as filmmaker with a distinctive style marked by dry humor and poignant portrayals of flawed characters. Wes Anderson's other notable films include The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004), The Darjeeling Limited (2007), as well as a stop-motion animated feature Fantastic Mr. Fox, starring the voices of George Clooney and Meryl Streep. He has been nominated for several Academy Awards and is definitely the most unique film makers working today.