About Woody Allen
Woody Allen is known one of the most successful and talented film directors. This involvement increases the overall amount of Woody Allen net worth by a mile. Currently, Woody Allen net worth is known to reach an estimate of 65 million dollars. In addition to being a film director, he is also known as a screen writer, playwright, actor and composer. Woody Allen is considered to be one of the icons in the cinema industry.
He has been involved into cinema for more than half of century and his career in it has been evaluated with a lot of awards. He started his career as a comedian in 1950s when he began writing scripts for comedy shows and also released several books related to comedy. In 1960s, Woody Allen became a stand-up comedian. One of the features which distinguished him from stand-up comedians of that time was that during his shows he used more monologues than just traditional jokes. In 2004, Woody Allen got the fourth place in the list of the Top 100 stand-up comedians which was created by the Comedy Central channel. Therefore, comedy is one of the most important sources of Woody Allen net worth which bring millions of dollars to it.
In the middle of 1960s Woody Allen started writing more sophisticated scripts for comedies and only later he shifted and started screen writing for more dramatic films. In addition, he also sometimes appears in his own films. The most popular films of the screen writer include “Midnight in Paris”, “Annie Hall” and “Hannah and Her Sisters”. These movies also increased the total amount of Woody Allen net worth a lot. Cinema critic Roger Ebert even described Woody Allen as ‘a treasure of the cinema’. In addition to his career in cinema, Woody Allen is also known as a musician. He plays clarinet in some events in Manhattan.
Woody Allen was born in Brooklyn, New York, to his mother who was bookkeeper and to his father who engraved jewelry and worked as a waiter, as well. Woody Allen has stated that while growing up, he did not experience a happy childhood. His parents argued all the time and he did not get along well with his mother at all. When he was attending school, Woody Allen was more interested in baseball and did not like to study. Therefore, he was immediately chosen to be a member of his baseball team at school.