Dan Gilroy Net Worth

Dan Gilroy Net Worth 2023: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

Dan Gilroy net worth is
$10 Million

Dan Gilroy Wiki Biography

Daniel Christopher “Dan” Gilroy was born on 24 June 1959, in Santa Monica, California USA, to Frank D. Gilroy and Ruth Dorothy Gaydos, and is a critically acclaimed screenwriter and film director, perhaps best known for his work on the 2014 movie‘’Nightcrawler’’.

So just how rich is Dan Gilroy, as of mid-2017? Authoritative sources report that Gilroy’s net worth is as high as $10 million, accumulated from his over two decades-long career as a screenwriter and film director.

Dan Gilroy Net Worth $10 million

Dan was born into a family well known for its artistic and movie tendencies. His father, Frank D. Gilroy was a Pulitzer Prize winning playwright. His mother was a writer and sculptor. He has two brothers, Tony and a twin brother John, both involved in the movie industry. Dan grew up in Washingtonville, New York where he attended Washingtonville High School, and then graduated from Dartmouth College in 1981. His earliest work was in a 1992 fiction thriller ‘’Freejack’’. The movie didn’t get a positive response, but it was only Gilroy’s debut. In the following years, he worked on several projects including ‘’Chasers’’, which he co-wrote alongside Joe Batteer and Ronald Shusett. His career temporarily stopped, however, he continued writing and eventually returned to the business in 2005 when he wrote ‘’Two for the Money’’, a sports-drama film starring big time actors such as Al Pacino, Matthew McConaughey and Armand Assante – nonetheless, the movie received negative reviews from critics. Gilroy was active during the mid-2000s as well, but still struggled to make a well perceived movie However, things took a turn in 2011 when he co-wrote ‘’Real Steal’’, an American science fiction film starring Hugh Jackman for DreamWork Pictures. The movie received positive reviews and plenty of attention from cinema fans and experts, earning a total of $299.3 million at the box office. Gilroy’s work was critically acclaimed and his career was to progress and develop. In the following year he went on to co-write ‘’The Bourne Legacy’’ which was also a box office hit, and Dan’s career reached its highest point in 2014 when he wrote and directed ‘’Nighcrawler’’ a thriller movie starring Jake Gyllenhaal, which was his directing debut as well. The movie was notably successful and Gilroy was nominated for numerous awards such as best original screenplay, most promising director and screenwriter of the year, among many others. One of the biggest achievements in his career was perhaps an Oscar nomination he received.

He was an acknowledged contributor to ‘’The Death of Superman Lives: What Happened’’, a documentary film in which he appeared as well. This was followed by several other movies which he co-wrote and which turned out to be box office hits. As of mid-2017, Gilroy has wrttten and is currently in the process of directing ‘’Roman Israel Esq.’’ a legal drama film which will hit the cinemas in 2018.

In his personal life, Gilroy was born Dan collaborated with Tony in ‘’The Bourne Legacy’’.

Gilroy has been married to American actress Rene Russo since 1992, and they have a daughter. Rene often makes an appearance in Dan’s movies, and starred in ‘’Two for the Money’’

Full NameDan Gilroy
Net Worth$10 Million
Date Of BirthJune 24, 1959
Place Of BirthSanta Monica, California, United States
Height1.8 m
EducationDartmouth College
SpouseRene Russo
ChildrenRose Gilroy
ParentsFrank D. Gilroy, Ruth Gaydos
SiblingsTony Gilroy, John Gilroy
AwardsIndependent Spirit Award for Best First Feature, Independent Spirit Award for Best Screenplay, Satellite Award for Best Original Screenplay
NominationsAcademy Award for Best Original Screenplay, Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Screenplay, BAFTA Award for Best Original Screenplay, Gotham Independent Film Award for Breakthrough Director, Gotham Independent Film Audience Award, Writers Guild of America Award for Best Original Screenplay
MoviesKong: Skull Island, The Annihilator, Nightcrawler, The Bourne Legacy, Real Steel, The Fall, Two for the Money, Freejack, Mother Goose Rock 'n' Rhyme
1Father, with Rene Russo, of daughter, Rose Gilroy.
2Uncle of Sam Gilroy and Carolyn Gilroy.
3Wrote an almost-used draft for "Superman Lives", to be directed by Tim Burton and to star Nicolas Cage in the title role. His version worked under the concept that "Lex Luthor" had been taken over by an alien intelligence and successfully killed "Superman".
4Father is Frank D. Gilroy
5Older brother, Tony Gilroy
6Fraternal twin brother, John Gilroy


Kong: Skull Island2017screenplay / story post-production
Inner Citywritten by pre-production
Stan Lee's Annihilatorscreenplay announced
Nightcrawler2014written by
The Bourne Legacy2012screenplay
Real Steel2011story
City of Light2007TV Series
The Fall2006screenplay
Two for the Money2005written by


Inner Citypre-production


Two for the Money2005executive producer


Buddy1997special thanks


The Death of "Superman Lives": What Happened?2015DocumentaryHimself
The 87th Annual Academy Awards2015TV SpecialHimself - Nominee: Best Original Screenplay
Nightcrawler: If It Bleeds, It Leads2015Video shortHimself
Just Seen It2014TV SeriesHimself
Last Call with Carson Daly2014TV SeriesHimself
Crossing Continents: Legacy on Location2012Video shortHimself
The Bourne Legacy: Moving Targets - Aaron and Marta2012Video shortHimself
Insider Interview: The Real Brandon2006Video documentary short
The Making of 'Two for the Money'2006Video documentary shortHimself

Won Awards

2015CCOPCríticos de Cinema Online Portugueses AwardsBest First Feature (Melhor Primeira Longa-Metragem)Nightcrawler (2014)
2015GFCA AwardGeorgia Film Critics Association (GFCA)Best Original ScreenplayNightcrawler (2014)
2015Independent Spirit AwardIndependent Spirit AwardsBest ScreenplayNightcrawler (2014)
2015Independent Spirit AwardIndependent Spirit AwardsBest First FeatureNightcrawler (2014)
2015OFTA Film AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Feature DebutNightcrawler (2014)
2015Directors to WatchPalm Springs International Film FestivalNightcrawler (2014)
2014Austin Film Critics AwardAustin Film Critics AssociationBest Original ScreenplayNightcrawler (2014)
2014Austin Film Critics AwardAustin Film Critics AssociationBest First FilmNightcrawler (2014)
2014BSFC AwardBoston Society of Film Critics AwardsBest New FilmmakerNightcrawler (2014)
2014NFCS AwardNevada Film Critics SocietyBest DirectorNightcrawler (2014)
2014NFCS AwardNevada Film Critics SocietyBest ScreenplayNightcrawler (2014)
2014NYFCO AwardNew York Film Critics, OnlineBest Debut as DirectorNightcrawler (2014)
2014OFCC AwardOklahoma Film Critics Circle AwardsBest Debut FeatureNightcrawler (2014)
2014PFCS AwardPhoenix Film Critics Society AwardsBreakthrough Performance Behind the CameraNightcrawler (2014)
2014SDFCS AwardSan Diego Film Critics Society AwardsBest DirectorNightcrawler (2014)
2014SDFCS AwardSan Diego Film Critics Society AwardsBest Original ScreenplayNightcrawler (2014)
2014Satellite AwardSatellite AwardsBest Screenplay, OriginalNightcrawler (2014)

Nominated Awards

2015OscarAcademy Awards, USABest Writing, Original ScreenplayNightcrawler (2014)
2015BAFTA Film AwardBAFTA AwardsBest Original ScreenplayNightcrawler (2014)
2015Critics Choice AwardBroadcast Film Critics Association AwardsBest Original ScreenplayNightcrawler (2014)
2015CCOPCríticos de Cinema Online Portugueses AwardsBest Original Screenplay (Melhor Argumento Original)Nightcrawler (2014)
2015Gold Derby AwardGold Derby AwardsOriginal ScreenplayNightcrawler (2014)
2015HFCS AwardHouston Film Critics Society AwardsBest ScreenplayNightcrawler (2014)
2015ALFS AwardLondon Critics Circle Film AwardsScreenwriter of the YearNightcrawler (2014)
2015WGA Award (Screen)Writers Guild of America, USABest Original ScreenplayNightcrawler (2014)
2014ACCAAwards Circuit Community AwardsBest Original ScreenplayNightcrawler (2014)
2014CFCA AwardChicago Film Critics Association AwardsMost Promising FilmmakerNightcrawler (2014)
2014Golden SchmoesGolden Schmoes AwardsBest Screenplay of the YearNightcrawler (2014)
2014Bingham Ray Breakthrough Director AwardGotham AwardsNightcrawler (2014)
2014Audience AwardGotham AwardsNightcrawler (2014)
2014ICP AwardIndiewire Critics' PollBest ScreenplayNightcrawler (2014)
2014Screenplay CompetitionScreenwriters Choice Awards, OnlineBest Original ScreenplayNightcrawler (2014)
2014SLFCA AwardSt. Louis Film Critics Association, USBest Original ScreenplayNightcrawler (2014)
2014Bronze HorseStockholm Film FestivalBest FilmNightcrawler (2014)

2nd Place Awards

2015TFCA AwardToronto Film Critics Association AwardsBest First FeatureNightcrawler (2014)
2014ICP AwardIndiewire Critics' PollBest First FeatureNightcrawler (2014)
2014UFCA AwardUtah Film Critics Association AwardsBest Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the ScreenNightcrawler (2014)

3rd Place Awards

2015INOCAInternational Online Cinema Awards (INOCA)Best Original ScreenplayNightcrawler (2014)
2014VVFP AwardVillage Voice Film PollBest ScreenplayNightcrawler (2014)

Known for movies

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