Joseph Russo-Movies, Height, Net Worth, Life, Wife, Bio
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What Is The Fortune Of Joseph Russo?
Best known for directing the superhero movie, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Joseph Russo is an American director, producer, and screenwriter. Similarly, he is also recognized for directing other 3 MCU films: Captain America: Civil War, Avengers: Infinity War, and Avengers: Endgame.
Russo won an Emmy Award for his directing skill for the television sitcom, Arrested Development. As of 2020, Joseph has an estimated net worth of $10 million.
Joseph Russo has been active in the entertainment industry since 1994. In debuted as a produced with the unreleased theatrically film, Piece in 1997. Also, he wrote and directed the movie. After that, in 2002, he worked as a director and writer in the American Caper comedy movie Welcome to Collinwood.
From 2003 to 2005, Russo directed the television sitcom, Arrested Development starring actors, Jason Bateman, Will Arnett, Alia Shawkat, Tony Hale, and Jessica Walter. For his work on the series, he earned huge popularity among people.
In 2006, Joseph again showed his directing skills in the film You, Me, and Dupree. Similarly, he worked as an executive producer and director in television shows like LAX, What About Brian, and Carpoolers.
Again, Arrested Development director came to the limelight after serving director and executive producer in Dan Harmon’s sitcom Community. Then, in 2014, 48 years old star earned worldwide popularity for directing MCU film Captain America: The Winter Soldier starring Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Anthony Mackie, and Samuel L. Jackson.
Additionally, Russo directed the superhero movies Captain America: Civil War (2016) and Avengers: Infinity War (2018). Currently, in 2019, he again contributed another hit to the industry, Avengers: Endgame. Later, he produced other movies, 21 Bridges, Relic, and Extraction.
Some of his other notable TV series are Running Wilde, Happy Endings, Up All Night, Animal Practice, Agent Carter, Deadly Class, and Larry Charles’ Dangerous World of Comedy. The producer’s 2020 onwards post-production films are Cherry and Everything Everywhere All at Once.
Besides that, Joseph is also involved in acting. He appeared as Dr. Fine in The Winter Soldier and Dr. Theo Broussard in the Civil War.
Moreover, the versatile figure Russo appeared as Bert in Infinity War deleted scene. In 2019, he made a cameo appearance as Grieving Man in the film Avengers: Endgame. As per the report, he is giving a voice to the movie executive in The Simpsons.
Joseph Russo was born Joseph Vincent Russo on July 18, 1971, in Cleveland, Ohio, the United States. His father, Basil Russo is a politician while his mother is Patricia Russo.
Joseph has an elder brother, Anthony Russo. He is also a director, producer, and screenwriter. The sibling duo has worked together almost in every film and TV series.
Talking about Russo’s education, he attended Benedictine High School and The University of Iowa. Later, he graduated from Case Western Reserve University.
Who Is Joseph Russo Married To?
5 feet 7 inches tall screenwriter Joseph Russo is a married man. As per the report, he exchanged wedding rings with Pooja Raj in 2011.
Together, the duo has two children, however, the identity of their daughters is yet to be revealed.
As of 2020, the director lives a blissful life with his wife and kids in his luxurious house located at Los Angeles.