June 6, 2021 - Blossom-Eye

Francis Ford Coppola-Net Worth, Bio, Age, Movies, Awards, Life, Wife, Kids

Francis Ford Coppola is one of the biggest directors in history who is credited with some of the best-known movies in cinema history, including The Godfather and The Godfather II. His almost 6 decades in the film industry have made him the premier director in mafia and noir films. 

Coppola has won multiple Academy Awards and British Academy Film Awards. He has also been ranked by various sources among the greatest directors of all time. In addition to this, he also was the most important figure in the making putting New York in the modern cinema map.

How Much Is Francis Ford Coppola Worth In 2020?

Francis Ford Coppola’s net worth as of April 2020 is $400 million. He made this net worth primarily as a director and screenwriter.

Coppola went to film school at UCLA when he started directing short films, while in college, he met eventual The Doors frontman Jim Morrison. 

In 1962, he came out with Tonight for Sure and The Bellboy and the Playgirls kick-starting his professional career in film.

Earnings From Almost 60 years In Film

As one of the most historically important and beloved directors in the world, Coppola has earned millions for his work over the years.

His salary from the second Godfather film, in which Robert De Niro gave an Oscar-winning performance, was $1 Million. Similarly, he also took home $6 Million from the last of the Godfather films.

Coppola’s earnings from the first Godfather film was measly compared to these as he only earned $175,000 from it.

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Box Office Collection

Francis Ford Coppola is one of the highest-grossing directors of classic cinema. Some of his movies have grossed more than $200 million. Here is a list of the box office collections throughout the years.

YearBox Office CollectionFilm
1968$11.6 millionFinian’s Rainbow
1972$246–$287 millionThe Godfather 
1974$4.4 millionThe Conversation
$26.5 millionThe Great Gatsby
$48–$88 millionThe Godfather Part II
1979$150 millionApocalypse Now
1983$33.7 millionThe Outsiders   
1990$136.8 millionThe Godfather Part III
1992$215.8 millionBram Stoker’s Dracula
1996$58.6 millionJack
2008$2.6 millionYouth Without Youth

Coppola’s Lavish Houses

Like many of the Hollywood elite, Coppola also has a lot of expensive houses. He used to live in a home in Los Angeles in the 1970s in a mansion, which he later sold. Lindsey Buckingham then moved into the same property.

Similarly, another house owned by Coppola as well as another well-known celebrity is the Hancock Park property owned by Coppola and later by Ariana Grande. Francis lived in the mansion in the 1980s, and later Grande resided in the estate.

According to the LA Times, the property sold for around $7 Million in May 2019. The property was bought by the executive producer of shows like “ER, “The West Wing,” and “Shameless,,” John Wells.

Interesting: Coppola bought an Alfa Romeo Giulietta Spider for $2,200 during the initial stages of his career.

Business Ventures In Addition To Film Career

The famed director also has other business ventures to go along with his career as a director. He owned a magazine in San Francisco that he bought in the 1970s. The magazine flopped, and the lost $1.5 million on it.

Later he founded another magazine titled Zoetrope: All-Story, which featured some of the most iconic names of show business like David Bowie, David Byrne, Dennis Hopper, Steven Spielberg, etc.

Short Biography

Francis Ford Coppola was born on April 7, 1939, in Detroit, Michigan, the U.S. to Carmine Coppola and Italia Coppola. He grew up with two siblings, Talia Shire and August Coppola, in Woodside, Queens, New York.

As a child, he frequently changed schools and attended 23 schools before graduating from Great Neck High School. He then later attended UCLA Film School.

He is married to Eleanor Coppola as of April 2020, they got hitched on February 2, 1963, and they have 3 children together, Roman Coppola, Gian-Carlo Coppola, and Roman Coppola.

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Robert Iler-Net Worth, Bio, Age, TV Series, Life, Wife, Kids

How Much Is The Net Worth Of The American Actor Robert Iller?

American actor Robert Iler is best known for playing A.J. Soprano on the American television series, The Sopranos (1999-2007). Similarly, he is a poker player who appeared in the World Series of Poker

Besides that, the actor has also started the podcast, Pajama Pants. As of March 2020, the versatile figure Robert has an estimated net worth of $10 million

Additionally, he earned a salary of $10,000 per episode from The Sopranos Season 1. Then, his earning was increased from $85,000 per episode to $150,000 per episode in two final seasons. Across the final 21 episodes of the show, Iler received almost $3.15 million from the series. 

Career From Commercials To Big Screens

Robert Iler is active in the entertainment industry for 25 long years. In 1995, he began his professional journey appearing in the video, Dope Hat of Marliyn Manson. Also, he appeared in the advertisements for Pizza Hut, VH1, ESPN, AT&T, and IBM in mid-1997. 

Later, Iler made his big-screen debut as an actor playing the role of Denny Harley in the film, The Tic Code in 1998. The following year, he featured in the American crime drama TV series The Sopranos. In the show, he portrayed the role of A.J. Soprano along with James Gandolfini, Lorraine Bracco, Edie Falcon, and others till 2007.  

Additionally, the 35 years old actor appeared as the game show contestant in an episode of the TV show, Oz. In 2002, Robert acted as Charlie in the romantic comedy film Tadpole. A year later, he also appeared in the superhero movie Daredevil starring Ben Affleck, Jennifer Garner, Colin Farrell, Jon Favreau, and David Keith

Furthermore, 5 feet 7 inches tall star’s notable acting credits include TV shows such as Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2004), The Dead Zone, Four Kings, and Law & Order (2009).  

Retired From Acting?

American actor Robert took retirement from the acting career and moved to Las Vegas to become a professional poker player. After that, he participated in unsanctioned games as well as official games like the World Series of Poker.  

Again, he went to Los Angeles and began the podcast, Pajama Pants with Jamie-Lynn Sigler and Kassem G. in September 2019. The podcast included guests like Dr. Drew, Joey Diaz, and Drea de Matteo

Legal Cases 

Iler along with his two mates was engaged in an armed robbery from 2 Brazilian foreigners in the Upper East Side neighbourhood in 2001. He got 3 years of the trial period after he pleaded guilty to the single charge of larceny on April 23, 2002.  

On October 23, he was raided by the police for playing underground poker in the club Ace Point. Luckily, there were no charges filed against him by the cops. 

Short-Biography

Robert Iler was born Robert Michael Iler on March 2, 1985, in New York City, New York, the United States to parents Edward McGreevy and Helen Iler. He has two half-brothers, Michael and Brian. 

Regarding Iler’s education, the podcast host started homeschooling from May 2001. 

Is Robert Iler Dating Anyone?

Records show that the poker player Robert is neither married nor dating. He prefers living a low key life so, he has kept his lips sealed about his personal life.

As he hesitates to open up, it seems at the moment, Iler seems to enjoy his single life in his own terms and conditions.     

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Rachel Nichols-Net Worth, Bio, Age, Movies, Personal Life, Husband, Kids

Rachel Nichols is an American actress who also had a short-lived modeling career. Nichols shot with an iconic role in the hit comedy Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd in 2003. The actress also received international recognition after portraying acclaimed Rachel Gibson in the final season of the action TV series Alias.      

Nichols further moved into the spotlight for her work in the 2005 horror film The Amityville Horror. It followed up with many other successful movies like Star Trek (2009), G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009), and The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2 (2008) as well.  

Rachel has deserved credit for her work in many major hit TV series like Continuum (2012-15), Criminal Minds (2010-2011), The Librarians (2017-18), and more. Along with her professional accomplishment, the actress also has collected a large amount of money.    

How Rich Is Rachel Nichols? 

As per estimation made by Celebrity Net Worth, Rachel Nichols owns a net worth of $2 million in 2020. She first initiated her career as a model appearing in a variety of commercials. She worked for Abercrombie & Fitch, Guess, and L’Oréal

Rachel gradually developed a passion for acting and landed her first acting gig in a 2000 romantic drama Autumn in New York.   

Some of her hit movies are mentioned below. 

Movie Budget – Box OfficeCast Members 
The Amityville Horror (2005)$19 million – $108 millionRyan Reynolds, Melissa George, and Philip Baker Hall
Charlie Wilson’s War (2007)$75 million – $119.5 millionTom Hanks and Julia Roberts
G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009)$175 million – $302.5 millionChanning Tatum and Marlon Wayans
Star Trek (2009)$150 million – $385.7 millionJohn Cho, Ben Cross, and Bruce Greenwood

Awards and Accolades 

Rachel Nichols won Method Fest, ITVFest, and Constellation Awards. Her work in The Amityville Horror brought her Teen Choice and MTV Movie Awards nomination.  

The actress has also been nominated for thrice Saturn Awards. 

Short-Bio Of Rachel Nichols

Rachel Nichols was born on 8th January 1980 in Augusta, Maine, United States. She is the daughter of Alison Nichols and Jim Nichols, a schoolteacher. She grew up with her brother named Hunter Nichols

Nichols graduated from Cony High School in 1998. At that time, she also competed in the high jump. Following her graduation, she went on to enroll at Columbia University in New York City and majored in math and economics. Meanwhile, Rachael wanted to become a Wall Street analyst. 

Relationship Status

Rachel Nichols married her ex-husband Scott Stuber, a film producer on 26th July 2008. The couple wedded in Aspen, Colorado. 

Shortly after their honeymoon trip, the then-newly-minted couple was working on building a house in Cabo San Lucas. But, they separated after just seven-month in Feb 2009.  

Nichols tied the knot with her second husband, Michale Kershaw, on 27th Sep 2014. The duo announced they got engaged on 30th Dec 2013. The happy pair is together ever since.   

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