Wes Craven Net Worth

Net Worth: $40 Million
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  • Source of Wealth:

    Film
  • Birth Place:

    Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.
  • Marital Status:

    Married (Iya Labunka)
  • Full Name:

    Wesley Earl Craven
  • Nationality:

    American
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About Wesley Earl 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, USA as 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.

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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 some time as a humanities professor at Clarkson University. His first job in the film industry was as a sound editor for a post-production company in the City of New York. He has also made numerous X-rated films under pseudonyms and learned his directing craft from it. He directed his first feature film, The Last House on The Left in 1972.

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Earnings 2019

Asset Jul. 2019
Estimated value of Wes Craven's website wescraven.com
$2,600

Earnings 2016

Sale of Asset May. 2016
Sale of Wes Craven's 3,594-square-foot 1958 midcentury-modern home in Hollywood Hills
$3,530,000
Asset Apr. 2016
Estimated value of Wes Craven's 3,594-square-foot 1958 midcentury-modern home in Hollywood Hills
$3,300,000
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