Walter Hill Bio

(Film Director, Screenwriter, Producer)

Relationship Statistics of Walter Hill

What is Walter Hill marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce): Married
When did Walter Hill get married ? (married date): September 07, 1986
How many children does Walter Hill have ? (name): Two (Joanna Hill, Miranda Hill)
Is Walter Hill having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Walter Hill gay ?: No
Who is Walter Hill wife ? (name): Hildy Gottlieb

More about the relationship

Walter Hill has been married twice in his life. His first wife was Maureen McCurry. The couple got married on 19 April 1969.

They divorced in 1972. He married his second wife, Hildy Gottlieb, a film producer on 7 September 1986. The couple together has two children named Joanna Hill and Miranda Hill.

Hill and Hildy have been married for over three decades now and their relationship is going very well.

Who is Walter Hill?

Walter Hill is an American film director, screenwriter, and producer. He is very popular for his action films and revival of the Western genre.

He is widely known as the director of the films such as The Warriors, Hard Times, The Driver, Southern Comfort, and 48 Hrs. From 1989 to 1991, he wrote, produced and directed the hit series Tales from the Crypt.

For his movie Alien 3 (1992), he earned a nomination for Saturn Award for Best Writing.

Walter HillBirth Facts, Family, and Childhood

Talking about his early life, Walter Hill was born on 10 January 1942. His nationality is American but his ethnicity is unknown.

He experienced his childhood in Long Beach, California, USA. His birth name is Walter Wesley Hill Jr. He is the younger of two sons of Walter Hill and Harriett Hill.

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Caption: Walter Hill and Hildy Gottlieb (Source: Zimbio)

His father worked at Douglas Aircraft as a supervisor on the assembly line. Hill was asthmatic in his childhood.

Walter Hill: Education History

As a teenager, he attended Mexico City College. After that, he attended Michigan State University, where he majored in history.

Walter Hill: Professional Life and Career

Hill began his career in the entertainment industry in 1968 as an assistant director. He first worked as an assistant director on The Thomas Crown Affair in 1968. He began working a writer in 1972.

His first work as a writer was Hickey & Boggs. After that, he wrote scripts for movies The Getaway (1972), The Mackintosh Man (1973), and The Drowning Pool (1975). He also wrote many other films at that time.

Hill became famous as a producer of the movie Alien (1979). After that, he wrote and directed The Long Riders in 1980. For his work in the movie, he was nominated for Palme d’Or Award.

In 1982, he produced and directed the hit film 48 Hrs. In 1986, he wrote and produced Alien sequel Aliens. He then wrote and produced other sequels to the film; Alien 3 (1992), Alien: Resurrection (1997), Alien vs. Predator (2004), Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem (2007), and Alien: Covenant (2017).

In 2004, Hill directed the movie Deadwood. For his work in the film, he won Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series. After that, he won the 2006 DGA Award for Outstanding Directing – Television Film for Broken Trail. He is currently working as a director in the American legal drama web television series, Goliath.

Walter Hill: Salary and Net Worth

He has a net worth of $20 million but his salary is not revealed yet.

Walter Hill: Rumors and Controversy

Talking about his rumors and controversy, Hill’s 2016 movie The Assignment received criticisms for having many double crosses, time jumps, and perspective shifts. Rumors are that Hill and his wife Hildy have split up. There is no exact information about the news; it might be just a rumor.

Walter Hill: Description To Body Measurement

Moving towards his body measurements, he has Blue eyes and black hair color. Besides this, there is no information about his body height body weight, height, shoe size and dress size.

Walter Hill: Social Media Profile

He is not active in any sorts of social media like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

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