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Joel Schumacher Biography

Joel T. Schumacher (August 29, 1939 – June 22, 2020) was an American film director, screenwriter and producer who worked from the 1970s to the 2010s.

Schumacher was chosen to replace Tim Burton as Director of the Batman Franchise and to oversee Batman Forever and Batman & Robin. After the Batman franchise, Schumacher directed smaller budgeted films, including Tigerland and Phone Booth. He directed The Phantom of the Opera, which was released for mixed-to-negative reviews in 2004. His last directorial work was on two episodes of the House of Cards.

Critical responses to Schumacher 's films ranged from critical accolades, Lost Boys and Falling Down, to critical disgust, with Batman & Robin considered to be one of the worst films ever made. Joel died of cancer in June 2020.

Joel Schumacher Biography

Joel Schumacher Bio, Wiki, Age

Short Bio 
First NameJoel
Last NameSchumacher
Professionfilm director, screenwriter and producer
81 years old
Birthday & Zodiac 
Birth SignSagittarius
Birth Date29-Aug-39
Birth PlaceNew York City, New York
CountryUnite States

Joel Schumacher Career

American film director, screenwriter and producer.

Joel Schumacher Education

He became a fashion designer after graduating from Parsons School of Design.

Joel Schumacher Real Name

Joel T. Schumacher

Joel Schumacher Height, Weight & Body Measurements

He is 81 years old, he is 6′ 3″ tall. His sun sign is Sagittarius.

Height & Weight 
Height (Approx.)6 foot 3 inches
Weight (Approx.)78 kg
Body Measurement  Unknown 
Eye ColorHazel
Hair ColorGrey
Shoe Size8 – US
Joel Schumacher Height, Weight & Body Measurements

Joel Schumacher Achievements, Awards

Nomination for Golden Palm, Cannes Film Festival, 1993, for Falling Down.

Joel Schumacher Movies, TV Shows, Filmography, Films

Car Wash1976Yes
The Wiz1978Yes
The Incredible Shrinking Woman1981Yes
D.C. Cab (a.k.a Street Fleet)1983YesYes
St. Elmo's Fire1985YesYes
The Lost Boys1987Yes
Dying Young1991Yes
Falling Down1993Yes
The Client1994Yes
Batman Forever1995Yes
The Babysitter1995Executive
A Time to Kill1996Yes
Batman & Robin1997Yes
Bad Company2002Yes
Phone Booth2002Yes
Veronica Guerin2003Yes
The Phantom of the Opera2004YesYes
The Number 232007Yes
Blood Creek2009Yes
Man in the Mirror2011Yes

Joel Schumacher Discography

INXS1988Devil Inside
Lenny Kravitz1993Heaven Help (European Version)
Seal1994Kiss from a Rose (Version 1)
The Smashing Pumpkins1997The End is the Beginning is the End
Bush1999Letting The Cables Sleep
The Killing Floor2012Star Baby

Joel Schumacher Bibliography

(With Andrew Lloyd Webber) The Phantom of the Opera Companion, Pavilion, 2005.

Joel Schumacher Martial Status, Married


Joel Schumacher Relationship Status

Schumacher has been openly gay throughout most of his career.

Joel Schumacher Parents, Wife, Son, siblings, Partner

Father: Francis Schumacher (d. 1944)
Mother: Marian Schumacher (Swedish, d. 1965)
Son: No
Wife: No
siblings: Not known


Global Association of Theater Owners (NATO) ShoWest Year Award Manager, 1997; NATO ShowEast Film Excellence Prize, 1999.

Before Fame

He attended Parsons' The New School for Design.

Joel Schumacher Death, Cause of death

DiedJune 22, 2020 in New York City, New York, USA  (cancer)

Joel Schumacher Net Worth

Joel Schumacher is a well-known and popular film director, screenwriter and producer. The main and primary source of his income comes from film director, screenwriter and producer. Let’s check how rich Joel Schumacher is in 2020?

Net Worth (2020)$80 Million
Annual SalaryUnder Review.
Income SourcePrimary Income source film director, screenwriter and producer(profession).
Joel Schumacher Net Worth

Joel Schumacher Twitter

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Is Joel Schumacher gay?
Joel Schumacher had long been openly gay and stated in interviews that he had sex with up to 20,000 people. He had also claimed, however, that despite his promiscuity, he never had any serious relationship because it was taboo until his death.

He contributed thousands of dollars to Democratic candidates. Unfortunately, he died of cancer on June 22, 2020 in New York City at age 80.

Joel Schumacher net worth
Joel Schumacher made his fortune from his career as director, screenwriter and producer. Online sources estimated his net worth at $80 million.

What was Joel Schumacher height?
Joel Schumacher was 6 foot 3 inches tall, weighing 78 kilograms. His eyes were Hazel, his hair was brown. His sexual identity is homosexual.


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