Daniel Moder Net Worth

Daniel Moder Net Worth 2022: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

Daniel Moder net worth is
$225 Million

Daniel Moder Wiki Biography

Born Daniel Richard Moder on the 31st January 1969, in Los Angeles, California USA, he is a cinematographer, best known for his work on such films as “Secret in Their Eyes”, “Fireflies in the Garden”, and “The Normal Heart”, among other projects on which he showcased his skills so far in his career.

Have you ever wondered how rich Daniel Moder is, as of early 2018? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that Moder’s net worth is as high as $225 million, an amount earned through his successful career in the entertainment industry, active since the mid- ‘90s.

Daniel Moder Net Worth $225 Million

One of five children born to producer Mike Moder and his wife Patricia Ann Watz, he went to Saint Monica High School, from which he matriculated in 1987. He then enrolled at the University of Colorado – Boulder, graduating with a degree in Psychology in 1992.

Three years later, Daniel actually launched his career, acquiring a spot as a production assistant for the film “Crimson Tide”, starring Denzel Washington, Gene Hackman and Vigo Mortensen. He then worked as a camera loader on the films “The Fan” and “The Brave” in 1996 and 1997 respectively, while in 1998 he was the second assistant camera for the thriller film “Enemy of the State”, starring Will Smith, Gene Hackman again, and Jon Voight. He continued to work as a camera assistant for several other films in the late ‘90s, and early 2000s, including “The Big Tease” (1999), “Lucky Numbers” (2000) and “The Mexican” in 2001, while in 2002 he made his debut as a cinematographer on the film “Grand Champion”. However, before becoming a full-time cinematographer, Daniel worked as camera operator on the films “Mr. & Mrs. Smith” in 2005, starring Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt, then “Friends with Money” in 2006, “Deja Vu” the same year, and “Spider-Man 3” in 2007, all of which certainly increased his net worth thanks to the commercial success of the films.

In 2007, Daniel was the cinematographer on the drama thriller film “The Hit”, starring Blair Underwood, James Russo and Orazio DeLuca, while in 2008 he came to prominence after serving as cinematographer and director of photography on the drama film “Fireflies in the Garden”, starring Ryan Reynolds, Willem Dafoe and Emily Watson, which increased his net worth by a large margin.

Three years later, Daniel worked on the comedy film “Jesus Henry Christ”, with Jason Spevack, Toni Collette and Michael Sheen as the stars of the film, and in 2013 on the comedy-drama film “Highland Park”, further increasing his net worth.

The following year, Daniel earned a Primetime Emmy Award nomination for his work on the romantic drama film “The Normal Heart”, starring Mark Ruffalo, Julia Roberts and Matt Bomer, then worked on the film “Secret in Their Eyes”, a crime-drama film directed by Billy Ray with Julia Roberts in the lead role,.

Most recently, he served as cinematographer on the TV drama series “The Last Tycoon” (2016-2017) and is working on the romantic comedy film “Ibiza”, scheduled for release late in 2018.

When it comes to his personal life, Daniel has been married to Julia Roberts since 2002; the couple has three children together. Before marrying Julia, Daniel was married to Vera Steimberg, but even before their divorce, Daniel and Julia had commenced their romantic relationship.

Full NameDaniel Moder
Net Worth$225 Million
Date Of BirthJanuary 31, 1969
Place Of BirthLos Angeles, California USA
SpouseJulia Roberts (m. 2002), Vera Steimberg Moder (m. 1997–2002)
ChildrenPhinnaeus Moder, Hazel Moder, Henry Daniel Moder
ParentsMike Moder, Patricia Ann Watz
SiblingsJyl Moder, John Moder, Jane Moder, Debbie Moder
NominationsPrimetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Cinematography for a Limited Series or Movie
MoviesHeaven's Floor, Secret in Their Eyes, The Normal Heart, Plush, Highland Park, Jesus Henry Christ, 180° South, Fireflies in the Garden, Border, Extraordinary Moms
1Wife Julia Roberts gave birth to a boy, Henry Daniel Moder, on June 18, 2007 in Los Angeles. He weighed in at 8 1/2 lbs.
2Wife Julia Roberts gave birth to twins Hazel Patricia Moder and Phinnaeus Walter Moder on November 28, 2004
3Has four siblings: John, Jyl, Jane and Debbie.
4Graduated from the University of Colorado - Boulder in 1992 with a psychology degree.
5Graduated from Saint Monica High School in 1987.
6Married Oscar-winning actress Julia Roberts on July 4th, 2002. The ceremony took place shortly after midnight on at Julia's 40-acre New Mexico estate.
7Son of producer Mike Moder


The Last Tycoon2016TV Series
Animal Kingdom2016TV Series 1 episode
Secret in Their Eyes2015director of photography - as Danny Moder
Open2014TV Movie
The Normal Heart2014TV Movie director of photography - as Danny Moder
Urban Migration2013Short
Highland Park2013
Extraordinary Moms2011TV Movie documentary
Jesus Henry Christ2011as Danny Moder
In Dreams I Run Wild2010Short
180° South2010Documentary as Danny Moder
Grace2009Video short
Fireflies in the Garden2008director of photography - as Danny Moder
The Brass Teapot2007Short
The Kopper Kettle2007Short
The Hit2007/I
Roadie2004Short as Danny Moder
The San Cristobal Ranch Academy Film2004Video documentary short
Grand Champion2002
Kid Quick2000Short

Camera Department

Heaven's Floor2016additional photography
Point Break2015camera operator
Spider-Man 32007camera operator
Deja Vu2006camera operator
Seraphim Falls2006camera operator
Freedomland2006camera operator
Friends with Money2006camera operator: "b" camera - as Danny Moder
Fun with Dick and Jane2005camera operator - uncredited
Mr. & Mrs. Smith2005camera operator
The Forgotten2004camera operator
Mona Lisa Smile2003director of photography: second unit
Full Frontal2002first assistant camera: film - as Danny Moder
The Mexican2001first assistant camera: "b" camera - as Dan Moder
Sand2000first assistant camera - as Dan Moder
Lucky Numbers2000second assistant camera - as Dan Moder
Jerks2000first assistant camera
Tuesdays with Morrie1999TV Movie second assistant camera: "a" camera - as Dan Moder
The Big Tease1999additional assistant camera - as Dan Moder
Enemy of the State1998second assistant camera - as Dan Moder
The Brave1997camera loader - as Dan Moder
The Fan1996camera loader - as Dan Moder


Crimson Tide1995production assistant


The Women2008/Ispecial thanks - as Danny Moder


Tell Them Who You Are2004DocumentaryHimself (as Danny Moder)

Archive Footage

Extra2015TV SeriesHimself
Entertainment Tonight2015TV SeriesHimself
Biography2008TV Series documentaryHimself
VH1: All Access2003TV SeriesHimself

Nominated Awards

2014Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Cinematography for a Miniseries or MovieThe Normal Heart (2014)
2014OFTA Television AwardOnline Film & Television AssociationBest Cinematography in a Non-SeriesThe Normal Heart (2014)

Known for movies

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