Facts of Gregg Araki
|Full Name:||Gregg Araki|
|Age:||59 years 4 months|
|Birth Date:||December 17, 1959|
|Birth Place:||Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Education:||University of California, University of Southern California's School of Cinematic Arts|
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
The music is all from my personal collection. A lot of the attitude, and the feelings of alienation, disenfranchisement and anger, comes from the music. I'm much more into buying CDs than I am into keeping up with current movies. - about his music in his films.
I couldn't make movies like this if I started to worry about what Jerry Falwell is going to have to say about it.
Small distributors have become like mini-studios. There's an expectation at this point, with these runaway successes like Napoleon Dynamite, that every film needs to make tons and tons of money to be successful. But the old-school independent movies like Mysterious Skin, movies that attack a challenging subject, need companies like Tartan.
Relationship Statistics of Gregg Araki
|What is Gregg Araki marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||Single|
|How many children does Gregg Araki have ? (name):||None|
|Is Gregg Araki having any relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is Gregg Araki gay ?:||Yes|
More about the relationship
Gregg Araki was previously in a relationship with actress Kathleen Robertson from 1997 to 1999. Apart from this, there are no further details available about Gregg’s past relationships. In addition, he previously self-identified as a gay Asian American. He has stated that although he has dated women in his life, he identifies as a gay man currently.
- 1 Who is Gregg Araki?
- 2 Gregg Araki: Age, Parents, Siblings, Family
- 3 Gregg Araki: Education, School/College University
- 4 Gregg Araki: Professional Life, Career
- 5 Gregg Araki: Awards, Nominations
- 6 Gregg Araki: Net Worth, Income, Salary
- 7 Gregg Araki: Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
- 8 Gregg Araki’s Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size
- 9 Gregg Araki’s Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter
Who is Gregg Araki?
Gregg Araki is an American filmmaker. People mostly know him for his work in the Teen Apocalypse Trilogy: ‘Totally Fucked Up’, ‘The Doom Generation’, and ‘Nowhere.’ Additionally, he has also worked on several other movies and television series like ‘13 Reasons Why’, ‘White Bird in a Blizzard’, and ‘Mysterious Skin’ among others.
Gregg Araki: Age, Parents, Siblings, Family
Araki was born in Los Angeles, California on December 17, 1959. Throughout his childhood years, he grew up in nearby Santa Barbara, California. He was intrigued by the world of film-making since his childhood years. Gregg is of American nationality. Furthermore, he belongs to the Japanese ethnic background.
Gregg Araki: Education, School/College University
Talking about his education, Araki attended the University of California, Santa Barbara. He graduated from there with a B.A. in 1982. In addition, he also graduated from the University of Southern California’s School of Cinematic Arts with an M.F.A. in 1985.
Gregg Araki: Professional Life, Career
Araki initially made his directorial debut in 1987 with ‘Three Bewildered People in the Night.’ His second film was titled ‘The Long Weekend (O’Despair)’ which was released in 1989. In 1992, Gregg directed another movie, ‘The Living End. Since then, he has worked on several other movies and television series. All in all, he has over 15 credits as a director.
Some other movies and television series that Araki has worked in include ‘Heathers’, ‘13 Reasons Why’, ‘Riverdale’, ‘Red Oaks’, ‘Greenleaf’, ‘American Crime’, ‘Kaboom’, ‘Smiley Face’, ‘Mysterious Skin’, ‘Splendor’, and ‘Nowhere’ among others. Furthermore, Gregg also has 13 credits as a writer and 14 credits as a producer. He has also worked as an editor and cinematographer.
Gregg Araki: Awards, Nominations
Araki won the Jury Award in 2004’s Bergen International Film Festival. Additionally, he has also won Interfaith Award in Brisbane International Film Festival, Queer Palm in Cannes Film Festival, Ernest Artaria Award in Locarno International Film Festival, and Filmmaker on the Edge Award in Provincetown International Film Festival. All in all, he has 9 wins and 9 nominations to his name for various awards to date.
Gregg Araki: Net Worth, Income, Salary
Araki has not revealed his current salary. Furthermore, there are no details available about his estimated net worth.
Gregg Araki: Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
Araki’s film ‘White Bird in a Blizzard’ was controversial and the movie was criticized for its content. At present, there are no rumors concerning Gregg’s life and career.
Gregg Araki’s Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size
Talking about his body measurement, there are no details available about Araki’s height and weight. His hair color is black and his eye color is dark brown.
Gregg Araki’s Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter
Araki is not active over social media. He does not have his official Twitter account. Furthermore, he is not active on Facebook and Instagram as well.
References: (rottentomatoes, Imdb)