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Born on: 27th Nov 51 Born in: United States Marital status: Divorced Occupation: Film Director
Born Kathryn Ann Bigelow has an estimated net worth of $14 million. Bigelow, first woman to win the Academy Award for Best Director is an American film director, film producer, screenwriter and television director. She has earned her net worth from her works as a film director and producer beginning in 1978. Her first work as director was about a 20-minute deconstruction of violence in film, "The Set-Up." She followed it with full-length feature, The Loveless in 1982 where she was co- director with Monty Montgomery. Her trilogy of action films including Blue Steel, Point Break, and Strange Days made her recognizable as both a Hollywood brand and an auteur. Her most profitable 'studio' film was Point Break which grossed to about $100 million at the American box-office in 1991. She made history when her 2008 film, The Hurt Locker won her an Academy Award for Best Director. In 2012, her film Zero Dark Thirty won her the New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Director and the National Board of Review Award for Best Director. Her other works included modeling for a Gap advertisement in the 80s and acting on Lizzie Borden's 1983 film Born in Flames - as a feminist newspaper editor.
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