Facts of Joel Coen
|Full Name:||Joel Coen|
|Age:||64 years 8 months|
|Birth Date:||November 29, 1954|
|Birth Place:||Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States|
|Father's Name:||Edward Coen|
|Mother's Name:||Rena Coen|
|Education:||St. Louis Park High School, Bard College, New York University, Princeton University|
|Profession:||director, producer, and writer|
|Height / How tall :||6 feet 0 inches (1.83m)|
|Net Worth:||$ 60 million|
|Eye Color:||Light Brown|
I hate when people cry in movies. It's particularly disconcerting when you're sitting at a really awful movie and you hear people all around you sobbing and blowing their noses.
There's no doubt that our Jewish heritage affects how we see things.
My most important professional accomplishment? I think that it's that I'm so scintillating and engaging in an interview.
I like Hollywood just the way it is, actually. I don't think I'd change anything. I like that it's out here 3,000 miles from where I live.
[on his and his brother Ethan's choice of characters in their films] What's interesting to us are the people you know that are very good at what they do but aren't necessarily successful.
Relationship Statistics of Joel Coen
|What is Joel Coen marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||Married|
|When did Joel Coen get married ? (married date):||April 01, 1984|
|How many children does Joel Coen have ? (name):||One (Pedro McDormand Coen)|
|Is Joel Coen having any relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is Joel Coen gay ?:||No|
|Who is Joel Coen wife ? (name):|
More about the relationship
Joel Coen is a married man. He is married to actress Frances McDormand. The pair married on 1 April 1984. Additionally, they have adopted a son from Paraguay named Pedro McDormand Coen. The couple’s marriage is going strong as there is no news regarding any extramarital affairs at present.
Who is Joel Coen?
Joel Coen is an American director, producer, and writer. Along with his brother Ethan, he has worked on several movies and television series to date including ‘No Country for Old Men’, ‘True Grit’, ‘The Ballad of Buster Scruggs’, and ‘Fargo’ among others.’
Joel Coen’s Early Life, Childhood, and Education
Coen was born as Joel Daniel Coen in Minneapolis, Minnesota on November 29, 1954. He was born to parents Rena and Edward Coen. His father was an economist at the University of Minnesota and his mother was an art historian at St. Cloud State University. He has a sister named Deborah Coen. Both Ethan and Joel became intrigued by the art of filmmaking since their childhood years. Joel is of American nationality. Furthermore, he belongs to Ashkenazi Jewish ethnic background.
Talking about his education, Coen attended St. Louis Park High School and later graduated in 1973. In addition, he also attended Bard College at Simon’s Rock in Great Barrington, Massachusetts. Furthermore, he also spent four years in the undergraduate film program at New York University and also went to Princeton University. He has an undergraduate degree in philosophy.
Joel Coen’s Career, Salary, Net Worth
Coen initially worked as a production assistant on a variety of music videos and industrial films. The Coen brothers wrote and directed ‘Blood Simple’ in 1984. Additionally, they also worked in the movie ‘Raising Arizona’ in 1987. Since then, he has worked in several other movies and television series to date. At present, he has more than 20 credits as a producer.
Some other movie and television series that Coen has worked in are ‘Fargo’, ‘The Ballad of Buster Scruggs’, ‘Hail, Caesar!’, ‘Another Day, Another Time: Celebrating the Music of Inside Llewyn Davis’, ‘Inside Llewyn Davis’, ‘True Grit’, ‘A Serious Man’, ‘Burn After Reading’, ‘Romance & Cigarettes’, ‘The Ladykillers’, ‘Bad Santa’, ‘Intolerable Cruelty’, ‘The Man Who Wasn’t There’, ‘Down from the Mountain’, ‘O Brother, Where Art Thou?’, ‘The Big Lebowski’, and ‘The Hudsucker Proxy’ among others. Additionally, Coen also has 29 credits as a writer and 25 credits as a director. As an actor, he has appeared in movies like ‘Darkman’, ‘Spies Like Us’, and ‘Crimewave.’
Coen Brothers have won two Academy Awards. In addition, they have received other seven Oscar nominations. They have also won the Golden Globe Award one time in 2008. Furthermore, Joel has shared two Primetime Emmy Award nominations to date.
Coen has not revealed his current salary. However, he has an estimated net worth of around $ 60 million at present.
Joel Coen’s Rumors, Controversy
Coen brothers have received criticism over diversity in their movies over the years. At present, there are no rumors concerning Joel and his career.
Joel Coen’s Body Measurement
Talking about his body measurement, Coen has a height of 6 feet (1.83 m). Additionally, his hair color is black and his eye color is light brown.
Joel Coen’s Social Media
Coen is not active over the social media. He does not have his official Twitter account. Furthermore, he is not active on Facebook and Instagram as well.
References: (rottentomatoes, bustle, metacritic, telegraph)