Zack Snyder Biography
Zack Snyder, born on the 1st of March, 1966, is a 52-year-old American Producer, Director, and Screenwriter. He made his first film, Dawn of the Dead, in 2004. Since then, he has done a number of films including 300, Watchmen and Man Of Steel and its follow-ups. He has participated in 300, Suckerpunch and 300: Rise of An Empire as co-screenwriter and Wonder Woman and Justice League as co-writer.
Zack is the co-founder of The Stone Quarry (formerly cruel and unusual films), a production company established in 2004. He founded the company alongside his wife and Wesley Coller.
Zack Snyder Age
He was born on the 1st of March, 1966 He is 56 years old as of 2022. He celebrates his birthday on March 1 every year.
Zack Snyder Education
Snyder attended Camp Owatonna in Harrison, Maine, during the summer months as a child. Snyder studied painting a year after high school at Heatherley School of Fine Art in England, although he had already begun filmmaking.
Later, he attended Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California. He graduated with a BFA in film in 1989. The production notes for Snyder’s first film Dawn of the Dead describes Snyder as “a comic book and horror film enthusiast in his youth”
Zack Snyder Height| Weight
Snyder stands on an average height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs around 70kgs
Zack Snyder Family
He was born to Marsha Manley, a painter and photographer teacher and Charles Edward Snyder, an executive recruiter. He grew up with his only sister, Audrey.
Zack Snyder Wife| Married
He was previously married to Denise Weber. He is now married to Deborah Snyder, a producer. They met in 1996 and got married on the 25th of September 2004.
Zack Snyder Children |Justice League
Together, the couple has eight children. Two of them, Olivia and Eli, he got from his previous marriage with Denise. Another two, Willow and Autumn, were adopted from China. Two younger sons, Ezekiel and Jett, he got from an affair he had with Kirsten Elin whereas the last two, Sage and Cash, he and Deborah adopted as they were in the making of Man Of Steel. One of her daughters, Autumn, committed suicide forcing him to quit his production work on Justice League in 2017 in order to be with his family.
Zack Snyder Daughter| Suicide
Following his daughter’s suicide, Snyder became involved in philanthropic activities directed towards suicide prevention and mental health awareness. Snyder promoted this effort on social media by selling clothing and merchandise related to the Snyder Cut; in May 2021, it was revealed that this effort had raised more than $750,000 in charitable donations to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.
Zack Snyder Religion
He was raised from a young age as a Christian Scientist.
Zack Snyder Career
He made his first film in the remake of Dawn of the Dead in 2004. He continued and made a hit with 300 in 2006. His 2009 film Watchmen was commercially very successful. He released his follow-up titled Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga’Hoole on September 24, 2010. He then produced, co-wrote and directed Sucker Punch in 2011.
Zack directed for Warner Bros the reboot of the Superman Franchise, Man Of Steel and later its follow-ups Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice in 2016 and Justice League in 2017. He produced the remake of The Illustrated Man in 2013, 300: Rise of an Empire in 2014. he has been working on The Last Photograph and The Fountainhead.
Future and potential projects
Snyder was officially announced to be developing the film Rebel Moon for Netflix in July 2021. It will be inspired by Star Wars and the films of Akira Kurosawa. Filming began in April 2022 and will last until November that year, with the project being developed as a two-part film.
As of May 2021, Snyder was working on Horse Latitudes, formerly known as The Last Photograph, a drama about a war photographer in South America. He was also working on an adaptation of the 1943 novel The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand, but confirmed he had abandoned it in 2021 due to political reasons. He has also expressed an interest in making a film, in the style of 300, about George Washington.
Snyder will produce Twilight of the Gods, an anime-style web series inspired by Norse mythology for Netflix. Snyder is also developing a King Arthur film, which he said will be a “faithful retelling”. It will be set during the American Gold rush era. Following Rebel Moon, Snyder will return to direct Planet of the Dead, a sequel to Army of the Dead. He also signed a first-look deal with Netflix
Zack Snyder Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth of $28 million as of 2019.
Zack Snyder DC Comics
Over the years, he has worked on many films for DC including Wonder Woman, Superman 75th Anniversary, Man of Steel, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Aquaman, and The Flash. He will keep working for DC from the information Known of him.