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Wes Craven Net Worth

Wes Craven Net Worth

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
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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 β€œWes” 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.