Judd Apatow Net Worth 2019, Biography, Education, Career and Awards.
Judd Apatow Net Worth 2019 – Judd Apatow is an American film producer, writer, director, actor, and comedian. He is the founder of Apatow Productions. Judd is famous for producing the television series Freaks and Geeks, Undeclared, Girls, Love, and Crashing.
In addition, he is the director of the films The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005), Knocked Up (2007), Funny People (2009), This Is 40 (2012), and Trainwreck (2015).
Judd Apatow Net Worth
Judd Apatow is a film director, producer, and writer who has a net worth of $90 million.
Judd was born on 6 December 1967, in Syosset, New York, USA. His nationality is American and he is of Ashkenazi Jewish ethnicity.
He is the son of Tamara Shad and Maury Apatow. His father was a real estate developer. Apatow has an older brother named Robert, and a younger sister named Mia. His parents divorced when he was 12 years old. As a child, Apatow lived mainly with his father. He often visited his mother on weekends.
He attended Syosset High School. After that, he studied screenwriting program at the University of Southern California.
Judd began his career as a comedian while he was at Syosset High School. At the same time, he worked at Long Island East Side Comedy Club. While attending Syosset High School, he hosted a program called Comedy Club on the school’s 10-watt radio station WKWZ.
Apatow began performing stand-up comedy at age seventeen. While he was at USC, he organized and hosted a series of on-campus comedy night events.
He joined HBO’s The Larry Sanders Show in 1993 as a writer and consulting producer. After that, he co-wrote the feature film Heavyweights in 1995. Since then, he has produced and directed numerous movies and shows.
Judd produced the feature film comedy Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy in 2004. He made his feature directorial debut in 2005 with the hit The 40-Year-Old Virgin. EW magazine ranked him #1 in The 50 Smartest People in Hollywood.
He has won several awards including a Primetime Emmy Award and a Hollywood Comedy Award.
In addition, he won an AFI Award for Bridesmaids in 2011. His films have earned him nominations for Grammy Awards, PGA Awards, Golden Globe Awards, and Academy Awards. Since early 2017, he is directing the series Crashing. In addition, he is also the writer and producer of the series.