Net Worth: $40 Million
- Source of Wealth Film Directing, Writing and Producing
- Birth Place Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.
- Height 6' 2" (1.88 m)
- Marital Status Married Iya Labunka (m. 2004), Mimi Craven (m. 1982–1987), Bonnie Broecker (m. 1964–1969)
- Full Name Wesley Earl Craven
- Nationality American
- Date of Birth August 2, 1939
- Ethnicity American
- Occupation Actor, Film director, Writer, Producer
- Education Johns Hopkins University, Wheaton College
- Children Jonathan Craven, Jessica Craven
About Wes Craven
Wes Craven’s net worth is estimated to be in the range of $40 million. He was born on August 2nd 1939 in Cleveland Ohio, US, Wesley Earl “Wes” Craven. He is an American Actor writer, producer and well known director of numerous horror films. He made his money mainly directing movies like the entire Scream Series, the famed A Nightmare on Elm Street and the widely acclaimed Vampire in Brooklyn just to mention a few.
Craven had a strict Baptist upbringing and earned an undergraduate degree in Psychology and English from Wheaton College. He later pursued a Masters Degree in Philosophy and Writing from John Hopkins University; he later taught English for sometime as a humanities professor at Clarkson University. His first job in the film industry was as sound editor for a post production company in the City of New York. He has also made numerous X-rated films under pseudonyms and learnt his directing craft from it. He directed his first feature film, The Last House on The Left in 1972.