Facts of Justin Gabriel Hurwitz
|Full Name:||Justin Gabriel Hurwitz|
|Age:||34 years 4 months|
|Birth Date:||January 22, 1985|
|Birth Place:||California, United States|
|Father's Name:||Ken Hurwitz|
|Mother's Name:||Gail Hurwitz|
|Height / How tall? :||NA|
|Net Worth:||$1 Million|
|Ethnicity:||mixed (American, Lebanese, Polish, Russian, Syrian)|
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
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Justin Hurwitz is an American film producer and scorer mostly known from his award-winning film La La Land. He is also a TV writer. His creativity in the music sector led him in winning awards and recognition.
Justin Hurwitz – Bio, Age
Justin Hurwitz was born on January 22, 1985, in California. He has got his skills from his writer father Ken Hurwitz and his mother Gail who is a nurse and ballet dancer too. He has mixed ethnicity and Jewish by religion. In 1998, his family shifted to Wisconsin, US.
Justin’s schooling was from Nicolet High School, Wisconsin. Then he joined Harvard University for his further studies. He released his first film as a music composer in 2009 Guy and Madeline on a Park Bench. It was a romantic musical film. Justin and his roommate Damien Chazelle, they both were involved in making this film. Damien Chazelle is a famous French director and five academy awards winner too.
This 33 years old composer is a real talent. His interest in music assisted him in achieving huge success. Justin is open in talking about his professional life. He has hidden his personal life away from the public. His data on relationship status is also missing and is guessed as a single.
Justin Hurwitz – Career
After completing studies, Justin with his college friend Damien Chazelle came to LA. In the year 2011, Justin became a writer for TV sitcoms (The League and The Simpsons). After their first film, they collaborated and provided some of the most memorable films.
A motivational movie Whiplash music composed by Justin was out in 2014 and proved to be a super hit. He led his musical talents to the other two films La La Land (2016) and First Man (2018). These movies were greatly appreciated and admired by critics as well as the public. No wonder these duos are the most creative and renowned names in Hollywood.
Justin Hurwitz – Awards, Net Worth
Although Justin had done only a few films, he was able to bag both fame and fortune from them. His widely loved film La La Land helped him in grabbing various awards. In 2017 for this film, he won Academy Awards in best original score and original song category.
He was also nominated in Grammy Nomination in Best Score Soundtrack for his contribution in Whiplash. Justin was awarded and nominated for several awards. So far Justin has won seven awards (Academy Awards, BAFTA Awards, Golden Globe Awards, Grammy Awards). He was also nominated for eleven times for his music composition.
Justin’s huge popularity from his work helped him to level up his earnings. His net worth is believed to be more than $1 million. In the coming years and with more films, this figure might get a rise.
Reference: Wikipedia, imdb, allmusic