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Relationship Facts of Terrence Malick

Terrence Malick is married to Alexandra Wallace.
He does not have any kids as of now.
Terrence Malick is not having an affair with anyone presently.
His sexual orientation is straight.

Marital Life of Terrence Malick?

Terrence Malick’s present relationship status is married. He exchanged vows for the third time with Alexandra Wallace in 1998.

But their wedding details are not made public. Similarly, it is also unknown whether this couple has welcomed any children or not.

His first wife’s full name is Jill Jakes whom he married on 29 December 1970. This union lasted for eight years and was finally over in 1978.

After divorcing Jill, Terrence walked the aisle with Michelle Morette on 5 July 1985 and divorced her on 16 December 1998. They met each other in 1980 in Paris.

Who is Terrence Malick?

Terrence Malick is an American director, producer, and screenwriter. Terrence Malick has appeared in movies titled The New World (2005), The Tree of Life (2011), Days of Heaven (1978), etc.

His projects are mostly narrated by one or more characters.

His future movies The Devil’s Teeth is announced, A Wonder Wild is filming, Halo of Stars is in post-production, and Disbeliever is also in post-production.

Terrence Malick- Age, Parents, Ethnicity, Education

His birth year is 1943 and he was born on 03 Nov in Ottawa, Illinois, the USA as Terrence Frederick Malick.

Name of his mother was Irene Malick with his father was Emil Malick.

His mom passed away in 2011 and after two years, his dad said goodbye to the world.

Further, Malick’s ancestry is a mix of Assyrian-Lebanese-English and has two brothers named Larry Malick plus Chris Malick.

As for his academics, Terrence Malick did BA from Harvard University and then went to Magdalen College to do BPhil. But he left the institution without completing his degree.

After taking a break, Terrence Malick enrolled at AFI Conservatory and completed his MFA in 1969.

Terrence Malick- Professional Life, Career

Terrence Malick now has worked in several movies. He directed, wrote, and produced a movie titled Badlands in 1973.

His other screen projects where he was a director and writer are,

  • The New World in 2005
  • The Tree of Life in 2011
  • To the Wonder in 2012
  • Voyage of Time in 2016
  • Song to Song in 2017

Terrence Malick has produced Endurance (1998), Amazing Grace (2006), The Better Angels (2014), and The Seventh Fire (2015).

Also, as an actor, Terrence Malick had uncredited roles in Pocket Money, Badlands, plus Days of Heaven.

Awards & Nominations

1998New York Film Critics CircleBest DirectorWon
2011Chicago Film Critics AssociationBest DirectorWon
2019Cannes Film FestivalPrize of the Ecumenical JuryWon
1979Golden Globe AwardsBest DirectorNominated
2012Academy AwardsBest DirectorNominated

Terrence Malick- Net Worth, Salary

By the sources of 2022, his net worth is around $15 million.

But his annual salary from his multiple careers is under the rug.

Rumors, Controversy

This celebrity filmmaker, Terrence is keeping himself away from scandals as well as rumors.

Body Features- Height, Weight

Terrence Malick’s height is 5 ft 7 inches and his body weight is decent.

Adding further, he has light brown eyes, and his hair is turned in grey color.

Social Media

Terrence Malick is available on social sites such as Twitter with more than 1.5k followers.

But he is not present on Facebook and Instagram.


  • He is 78 years of age as of 2022.
  • His zodiac sign is Sagittarius.
  • He can speak French and loves watching birds.
  • He has joined the advisory board of the Austin Film Society.
  • His nicknames are Sparky and Terry.
  • Another name ‘a great destroyer of vanity’ is given to him by Christian Bale.


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