Justin Kurzel Net Worth: Let's know his income source, career, family, early life

Justin Kurzel Net Worth: Let's know his income source, career, family, early life

Facts of Justin Kurzel Net Worth: Let's know his income source, career, family, early life

Net worth$850 thousand dollars
Date of Birth:1974 August 3
First NameJustin Dallas
Last NameKurzel
NationalityAustralian
Age:45 years old
Birth Nation: Australia
Height: 6 Feet 2 Inch

Justin Dallas Kurzel is an Australian film director and screenwriter who is best known for his works in movies like “Assassin's Creed”, “Macbeth”, “The Turning”, “Snowtown”, and “Blue Tongue”. It is believed that Justin’s net worth now has reached $850 thousand.

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Do you want to know how Justin Kurzel has collected his fortune of $850 thousand dollars? 

Justin has collected a good sum of money from his career as a film director and a screenwriter. His works are really praiseworthy and exceptional.

Justin Kurzel

Justin has worked in five different movies: “Assassin's Creed”, “Macbeth”, “The Turning”, “Snowtown”, and “Blue Tongue”.

Assassin's Creed poster

Let us now have a look towards the earnings and budget of Justin's movies.

MoviesBudgetBox office collection
Assassin's Creed $125 million$240.9 million
Macbeth $15–20 million$16.3 million
Snowtown $2-3 million (Estimated)$1.3 million

Know about Justin Kurzel 's early life and career beginning

Justin Kurzel was born on August 3, 1974, in Gawler, which is north of Adelaide. He has a younger brother, Jed. Growing up they shared a very competitive relationship and sports was what brought them together. But with age, Kurzel felt quite protective of his younger brother and this is what brought them closer to each other.

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Jed was part of a two-man band named The Mess Hall. They are two-piece drums and guitar combo playing out of Sydney.

Kurzel began through music videos, small-time commercials, and short films and turned into a love for cinema. Initially, he was skeptical but in time Kurzel was sure of the first story he wanted to tell to the world, a gruesome real-life story set in Australia.

Kurzel brought forth the offensive true story of the notoriously famous Snowtown Murders. It told the story of John Justin Bunting and his accomplices who killed at least 12 people in and around where Kurzel spent his childhood.

The movie was named "Snowtown" (2011) and it won the “Audience Award” at the Adelaide Film Festival where it premiered. 

Snowtown poster

His next directorial venture was with an ensemble cast of directors. "The Turning"(2013) had 18 directors who brought to the big screen as many short stories.

It was based on celebrated Australian writer Timothy John Winton's book of short stories named "The Turning" (2005).

Kurzel directed the segment called "Boner McPharlin's Moll". All through the movie was three hours long, it was critically well received.

Kurzel’s followed it up with the critically acclaimed "Macbeth" (2015), based on Shakespeare’s play of the same name.

Macbeth poster

In 2016 Kurzel reunited with Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard for the big screen adaptation of "Assassin’s Creed", the hugely popular video game franchise of the same name from Ubisoft.

The story follows the centuries-old rivalry between two secret societies, the Assassins, and the Knights Templar.

Personal life, relationships, and dating history of Justin Kurzel

Kurzel married Essie Davis in 2002.

justin kurzel with Essie Davis

Essie is an actor who is well known for her portrayal of Phryne Fisher in "Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries" (2012). She’s also the lead in the 2014 horror movie, "The Babadook".

They have twin daughters, Stella and Ruby, aged 10.


Screenwriter Australian film director $850 thousandAugust 3, 1974,Essie Davis