Directors

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.

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Matt Reeves Net Worth

Matt Reeves Net Worth

What is Matt Reeves' Net Worth and Salary? Matt Reeves is a film director, screenwriter, and producer who has a net worth of $18 million. Matt Reeves rose to fame in the late 90s as the co-creator of the television series "Felicity."

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John Landis Net Worth

John Landis Net Worth

John Landis net worth and salary: John Landis is an American director, actor, producer, and screenwriter who has a net worth of $150 million. Landis has earned his net worth through his work on many films, music videos, and television series.

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Ken Burns Net Worth

Ken Burns Net Worth

Ken Burns is an American director and producer who has a net worth of $3.5 million. Ken Burns is an American filmmaker, known for his numerous documentaries and documentary series on a variety of historical subjects.

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Jon Watts Net Worth

Jon Watts Net Worth

Jon Watts is an American filmmaker who has a net worth of $12 million. Jon Watts is known for directing several Spider-Man films in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. He also worked on the television news series "Onion News Network."

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Ava DuVernay Net Worth

Ava DuVernay Net Worth

Ava DuVernay is an American director, producer, screenwriter, and former publicist who has a net worth of $60 million. Ava DuVernay is the first black woman to win the Directing Award at the Sundance Film Festival

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Taylor Sheridan Net Worth

Taylor Sheridan Net Worth

Taylor Sheridan is an American screenwriter, director and actor who has a net worth of $15 million. Taylor Sheridan first gained renown for his roles on the television series "Sons of Anarchy"

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Baz Luhrmann Net Worth

Baz Luhrmann Net Worth

Baz Luhrmann is an Australian director, screenwriter, producer, and former actor who has a net worth of $50 million. Luhrmann began to make a name for himself directing theater productions in Australia, then he shifted his focus to film

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Richard Linklater Net Worth

Richard Linklater Net Worth

Richard Linklater is an American director, screenwriter, producer, and actor who has a net worth of $8 million. Linklater first gained widespread notice for his 1990 film "Slacker," which cost $23,000 to make and went on to earn $1.25 million at the box office.

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Michael Mann Net Worth

Michael Mann Net Worth

Michael Mann is an American film director, screenwriter, and producer who has a net worth of $90 million. Michael Mann is best known for his gritty crime dramas.

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Mike Nichols Net Worth

Mike Nichols Net Worth

Mike Nichols was a German-born American television, stage and film director, writer, producer and comedian who had a net worth of $100 million.

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Cameron Crowe Net Worth

Cameron Crowe Net Worth

Cameron Crowe is an American film director, producer and screenwriter who has a net worth of $45 million. He is most widely recognized for his films, "Fast Times at Ridgemont High", "Say Anything", "Singles," "Vanilla Sky," and "Elizabethtown," and the Oscar-winning films,

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Lee Daniels Net Worth

Lee Daniels Net Worth

Lee Daniels is an American actor, director, screenwriter and producer who has a net worth of $30 million dollars. He has produced such projects as "Monster's Ball", "The Woodsman", "Shadowboxer", "Tennessee", and "Precious: Based on the Novel 'Push' by Sapphire".

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Kevin Smith Net Worth

Kevin Smith Net Worth

Kevin Smith is an American screenwriter, actor, director, film producer, and comic book writer who has net worth of $25 million.

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Ivan Reitman Net Worth

Ivan Reitman Net Worth

Ivan Reitman was a Czechoslovakian/Canadian film producer, writer and director who had a net worth of $300 million at the time of his death. Ivan Reitman was best known for directing comedy films such as "Meatballs," "Stripes," "Ghostbusters," and "Dave."

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Luc Besson Net Worth

Luc Besson Net Worth

Luc Besson Net Worth: Luc Besson is a French film director who has a net worth of $100 million dollars. Luc Besson is also

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Larry Birkhead Net Worth

Larry Birkhead Net Worth

Larry Birkhead net worth: Larry Birkhead is an American celebrity photographer who is most famous for being the former love interest of the late American Playboy model Anna Nicole Smith. Larry Birkhead has a net worth of $3 million.
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Tim Burton Net Worth

Tim Burton Net Worth

Tim Burton is an American film director, film producer, writer, poet, and stop motion artist who has a net worth of $100 million dollars. He is most widely recognized for his films "Beetlejuice", "Edward Scissorhands", "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory", and "Corpse Bride".
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Tyler Perry Net Worth

Tyler Perry Net Worth

Tyler Perry is an American actor, director, playwright and producer who has a net worth of $800 million. Tyler Perry is, far and away, one of the most financially successful directors in the entertainment industry. Over the course of his career, he has directed and produced more than 30 movies, 20 stage productions, and eight TV shows. Every year, he personally earns between $200 and $250 million from his sprawling entertainment empire.
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Steven Spielberg Net Worth

Steven Spielberg Net Worth

Steven Spielberg is an American director, screenwriter and producer who has a net worth of $8 billion and annual income of $150 million. As of this writing, Steven's $8 billion fortune makes him the second richest celebrity on the planet
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Christopher Nolan Net Worth

Christopher Nolan Net Worth

Christopher Nolan is a British-American film director, screenwriter, and producer who has a net worth of $250 million dollars.
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George Lucas Net Worth

George Lucas Net Worth

George Lucas is a director, writer, producer and businessman who has a net worth of $10 billion. He is best known for creating the Star Wars and Indiana Jones franchises which have generated north of $12 billion in global box office ticket sales.
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Quentin Tarantino Net Worth

Quentin Tarantino Net Worth

Quentin Tarantino is an American writer, producer, director and actor known for writing/directing and producing some of the most-unique dramatic/action movies of the last three decades. As of this writing, Quentin Tarantino's net worth is $120 million.
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Woody Allen Net Worth

Woody Allen Net Worth

Woody Allen Net Worth: Woody Allen is a famous American screenwriter, film director, actor, comedian, musician, and playwright who has a net worth of
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Dude Perfect Net Worth

Dude Perfect Net Worth

Dude Perfect net worth channel earnings: Dude Perfect is a sports and comedy entertainment brand who has a net worth of
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Ron Howard Net Worth

Ron Howard Net Worth

Ron Howard Net Worth and Salary: Ron Howard is an American actor, director, and producer who has a net worth of $200 million. He first rose
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