Stephen Belafonte Net Worth 2020, Biography, Career and Achievement.
Stephen Belafonte is a famous feature film producer who came to limelight with the movie named Thank You for Smoking. Moreover, his father,Thomas Stansbury, and mother, Sheryl Stansbury had given birth to him with the name, Stephen Stansbury but later he changed his surname to Belafonte during his university days.
Early Life, Family and Education:
The American director, Stephen Stansbury was born from the father, Thomas Stansbury and the mother, Sheryl Stansbury.
43-years-old Belafonte used to dream of being a successful director and producer since from a very early age. So that, he continued on his path towards Hollywood producing a documentary Prison Ball and co-producing the film The Crow: Wicked Prayer and after his struggle and dedication, he made his first movie Thank You for Smoking which made a hit on the Hollywood box office.
Stephen Stansbury has married twice and even divorced with them. Wherever, his first wife was Nancy Carmell with whom he got married in 1997 and after two months his first spouse returned to her hometown and never came back to him.
After the divorce with his first wife, Stephen met film production mogul Melanie Brown during a set for a film called Talk. And from then, the couple started dating and married on Feb 2007. They were blessed with a baby daughter, Madison Belafonte.
Upon leaving the university, he decided to go into making movies full-time. The first movie he made was the satirical comedy Thank You for Smoking(2005) which was adapted from the novel of the same name. The movie features Aaron Eckhart as the spokesperson of a tobacco company. Its release was met with positive reviews from critics and viewers.
Mutant Chronicles (2008) was the second movie he worked on. The science fiction film is based on a game albeit loosely. In 2009, he is credited for working on the neo-noir film Bad Lieutenant.
The talented producer and director earn an excellent amount of money out of his profession. Wherever, he has maintained his net worth to be $5 million which is in accordance with his standard of living.
Moreover, his hit movie called Thank You for Smoking has made an amount of 39.3 million USD on the box office. The director is also paid an enormous amount of money as a salary which helps him to maintain his earning from other sources too.