Christopher Nolan Bio

(Director, Scriptwriter, Producer)

Relationship Statistics of Christopher Nolan

What is Christopher Nolan marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Married
When did Christopher Nolan get married ? (married date):, 1997
How many children does Christopher Nolan have ? (name):Four (Flora, Oliver, Magnus, Rory)
Is Christopher Nolan having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Christopher Nolan gay ?: No
Who is Christopher Nolan wife ? (name):Emma Thomas

More about the relationship

Christopher Nolan is married to his college sweetheart, Emma Thomas. His wife is a producer by profession.

The couple first met with each other in University College London. At the time, Nolan was 19 years old. After dating for a decade, he married Emma in 1997. However, the detail regarding his wedding is still behind the curtains.

Together, they are blessed with four children including a daughter, Flora (born 12th June 2002), and three sons, Oliver, Magnus (born: 2008), and Rory (16th of July 2000).

Who is Christopher Nolan?

British-American Christopher Nolan is an Academy Awards winning-director, producer, and writer. He is renowned for his works in movies like Interstellar, Memento and The Prestige. 

Last, in 2017, he directed the movie, Dunkirk.

Upcoming Projects

His upcoming Sci-fi project, Tenet is waiting to be released in August 2020.

Christopher Nolan- Birth, Age, Parents, Ethnicity, Siblings

Christopher Nolan was born as Christopher Edward Nolan on the 30th of July 1970 in Westminster, London.

His father, Brendan James Nolan was a creative director whereas his mother, Christina Nolan-Jensen was a flight attendant by profession.

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Caption: Christopher Nolan with his wife Emma Thomas (Source: Birthday Wiki)

He has two brothers, Matthew and Jonathan Nolan. They are of British-Irish ethnicity. His elder brother, Matthew is a convicted criminal whereas his younger brother, Jonathan is screenwriter and producer.

Education & Early Life

Since childhood, he was fascinated with the idea of making a film. At the age of seven, he started making short films with his father’s camera. In the short, he would cast his brother, Jonathan. Later, he became determined to be a professional filmmaker when he was 11 years.

Talking about educational background, In 1993, he graduated from the University College London with honors in English literature. Prior to that, he completed his High School education from Haileybury and Imperial Service College.

Christopher Nolan- Professional Career

After graduating, Christopher Nolan started his career as a script reader and camera operator. Later, in 1998, he debuted as a director with the movie, Following. He was also a co-producer of the movie.

After the commercial success fo the Following, he directed the movie, Memento. It became the breakthrough in his career as a director and he never looks back. Moving forward, he directed the movie, Batman Begins that resurrect the epic character of Batman. Following the movie, he directed the sequence of the series, The Drak Knight.

In 2014, he directed the movie, InterstellarBesides the direction, his production works including Transcendence and Justice League. Also, he contributed his script to the movies like Inception, The Dark Knight Rises, and Dunkirk. 

Awards, Nomination

  • 2015- Saturn Award for Interstellar.
  • 2010- AAFCA Award for Inception.
  • 2002- AFI Award for Memento.
  • 2018- Nominated for Oscar for Dunkirk.
  • 2011- Nomination for Oscar for Inception.

Christopher Nolan- Net Worth, Salary

Through his career as a filmmaker, he has made a net worth of $250 million. His earnings as a director are in the range of $31l to $217k. Also, as a screenwriter, he makes in the range of $21k to $248k.

Box Office Collection

His net worth is attributed to the box office collection of his movies. Some of his movies’ box office collection along with his year are-

YearMovies Collection
2014Interstellar $677.7 million
2014Transcendence$103 million
2006The Prestige$109.7 million

Christopher Nolan- Controversy & Rumors

Till the date, he has not been through any sort of controversy that created a buzz in the media. Similarly, there are no rumors linked with him.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Christopher Nolan has blue eyes with auburn hair. His height is 5 feet 10 inches and weighs around 74 kg.

Social Media

Christopher is not active in any social media platform that includes Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.


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