Michael Bay Bio

(American filmmaker)

Relationship Statistics of Michael Bay

What is Michael Bay marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Single
How many children does Michael Bay have ? (name):None
Is Michael Bay having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Michael Bay gay ?: No

More about the relationship

Michael Bay has been associated with Playboy model Jaime Bergman, and Cara Michelle.

His other affairs were with porn actress Rebecca Bardoux, Taylor Wayne, a British pornstar, Cara Michelle, Lisa Dergan, and Pamela Anderson

He is currently possibly single.

Who is Michael Bay?

Michael Bay is an American filmmaker. He is also well known for directing and producing big-budget, high-concept action films characterized by fast cutting, stylistic visuals, and extensive use of special effects, including frequent depictions of explosions.

Michael Bay: Age, Parents, Nationality, Ethnicity

Michael Bay was born in Los Angeles, California, in the United States on February 17, 1965. His birth name is Michael Benjamin Bay and he is currently 55 years old.

His father’s name is Jimmy Bay and his mother’s name is Harriet Bay who adopted Michael. Additionally, as a boy, he has also attached some firecrackers to a toy train and filmed the ensuing fiery disaster with his mother’s 8-millimeter camera.

He has a sibling namely, Lisa Bay. Michael holds American citizenship and Jewish ethnicity. His birth sign is Aquarius.

Education, School/ College University

Talking about Michael’s education history, he attended the exclusive Crossroads School, in Santa Monica, California. Then, he graduated from Wesleyan University in 1986, majoring in English and Film.

He attended Art Center College of Design in Pasadena for his graduate work.

Michael Bay: Professional Life, Career

Talking about his profession, Michael Bay began working at Propaganda Films, directing commercials and music videos. Capitol Records picked up his 90-second World War II-inspired Coca-Cola advertisement.

While working in the music video business, he also created music videos for Tina Turner, Meat Loaf, Lionel Richie, Wilson Phillips, Donny Osmond, and The Divinyls, and won MTV award nominations.

Whereas, his first movie was “Bad Boys” in 1994, produced by Jerry Bruckheimer and Don Simpson starring Will Smith and Martin Lawrence. Additionally, his second movie was “The Rock” – an action movie starring Sean Connery, Nicolas Cage, and Ed Harris. In the year 2001, Bay-directed “Pearl Harbor” and co-produced it with Jerry Bruckheimer. Whereas, it starred Ben Affleck, Josh Hartnett, Kate Beckinsale, and Cuba Gooding, Jr.

Bay founded the production house Platinum Dunes with fellow producers Brad Fuller and Andrew Form in 2001. The company’s first film was a remake of “The Texas Chain Saw Massacre”. In Bay’s fifth collaboration with Jerry Bruckheimer “Bad Boys II”, Bay reteamed with Will Smith and Martin Lawrence.

In the year 2005, Bay produced and directed “The Island”, a science-fiction film starring Ewan McGregor and Scarlett Johansson.

Bay was a director and executive producer of “Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen” released in 2009. In spite of negative reviews by critics. Platinum Dunes produced remakes of classic horror films and introduced new directors like Sam Bayer and Marcus Nispel.

Bay-directed “Transformers: Dark of the Moon” (2011). His next film “Pain & Gain” was a true crime story concerning a group of bodybuilders working together to commit a robbery. He produced “I Am Number Four”, based on a series of novels by Pittacus Lore.

Awards, Nomination

Bay has received five MTV Movie Awards: Best Movie and Best Summer Movie You Haven’t Seen Yet for “Transformers” and Best Action Sequence for “Pearl Harbor”, “Bad Boys II” and “The Rock”. His commercials have won him major awards including Cannes’ Golden Lion and the Grand Prix Clio.

In 1994, Bay received an award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Commercials from the Directors Guild of America. Bay also received the ShoWest 2009 Vanguard Award for excellence in filmmaking.

Michael Bay: Net Worth, Salary

He has an estimated net worth of around $430 million (as per 2020 data) and he has earned that sum of money from his professional career.

He also owns a luxurious car Gulfstream G550 jet worth about $50 million.

Michael Bay: Rumors and Controversy

There are no rumors and controversy about Michael. He is successful in maintaining his life away from rumors and controversies.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Michael Bay has a height of 6 feet 1 inch. Additionally, his weight is unknown. He has brown hair and hazel eyes. Furthermore, his dress size is 4 (US) and his shoe size is 8 (US).

Social Media

Being an American filmmaker, Bay has a huge fan following rate. He has been active in social sites like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

He has 19.4K followers on his Facebook. Around 89.8K followers on his Twitter, he has around 303K followers on Instagram.

 

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