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James Wan Biography

James Wan
James Wan
Full Name/Real Name: James Wan
Age: 42 years
Birth Date: 26 February 1977
Birth Place: Kuching, Malaysia
Height: 1.68 m
Weight: 72 kg
Nationality: Malaysian, Australian
Spouse: N/A
Children: N/A
Dating: Ingrid Bisu
Profession: Film director, screenwriter, and producer
Net Worth in 2019: $55 million

James Wan is an Australian who is good at almost everything in the entertainment industry. He is not only a film director but also a producer. In addition to that, he is a screenwriter. Wan rose to fame because of his great work of directing a horror by the name Saw. That was in 2004. In addition to that, he is the creator of Billy the Puppet. There is much more which the man has done.

But do you know how much is James Wan’s net worth in 2019 and how old is he? If you do not know, we have prepared the following article in which you can find everything that interests you about James Wan’s life and career. We have prepared this article for you not only about details of James Wan’s career, professional life and personal life, but also about his net worth, age, height, weight and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

As of 2019, James Wan has a net worth of $55 million.

Early Life & Biography

James Wan was born in 1977 on 26th February. His place of birth was an area in Sarawak in Malaysia. It goes by the name Kuching. His descent is a blend of Malaysian as well as Chinese. At the age of seven, Wan and his family left Malaysia. They migrated to Perth in Australia. The details regarding his parents and siblings are unavailable.

James Wan’s Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurements

James Wan was born on 26 February 1977 and currently as of 2019, he is 42 years old. Statistics put James Wan height as 1.68 m. and weight 72 kg.

James Wan Personal Life: Affair, Dating, Girlfriend, Wife, Family & Children

Relationship Statistics of James Wan

What is James Wan marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): Single
Is James Wan having any relationship affair? Yes (Ingrid Bisu)
Is James Wan Lesbian/Gay? No
Who is James Wan’s Spouse? (name): N/A
Does James Wan Have Any Kids? N/A

As for his education, Wan went to Lake Tuggeranong College, Canberra. After leaving Perth for Melbourne, he joined the RMIT University.

Career, Awards & Nominations

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His first film was Stygian. He created it together with Shannon Young. It was a success to the extent that it earned an award. During the 2000 Melbourne Underground Film, the film received the honor of Best Guerrilla Film. The Saw was another great success. It was a collaboration between Wan and Leigh Whannell. He not only wrote it but also directed it.

James has also directed the likes of Dead Silence, Death Sentence, Doggie Heaven, Insidious, Furious 7 and Aquaman. He was also the producer of films such as Annabelle, Demonic, Lights Out, Jigsaw and The Nun among others.

Wan was also the writer of The Nun and Aquaman. He directed, produced and wrote The Conjuring 2. Since 2016, James has been the director and producer of MacGyver.

James Wan Net Worth & Earnings in 2019

James Wan Net Worth
James Wan Net Worth

As of 2019, The net worth of James Wan is about $55 million. His sources of incomes are his works in the filming industry. Wan has written, directed and produced many films and television series. A great example is Saw which was a hit. In America alone, the film earned him and his team about $55 million. On the other hand, sales in other countries all over the world amounted to $48 million. Therefore, it made a total of $103 million. There was no comparison between the investment and the profit. Did you know that the gain was over $100 million? It was more than 80 times the production cost. That and other works have earned Wan the wealth above.

James Wan is an outstanding screenwriter, director, and producer. However, it hasn’t been a smooth ride all along. At one point, he encountered a setback. That was in 2007 with the Dead Silence film. Another one was Death Sentence. Nevertheless, he did not back out. Instead, he shocked people with his comeback. Insidious marked it. I wouldn’t imagine a better success. Therefore, once you fall don’t remain there.