As an American filmmaker, producer, and animator Rob Minkoff is quite a famous name. He has received two academic awards for co-directing a Disney animated film named The Lion King. He’s also been making big money since then, but what is Rob Minkoff’s net worth?
Rob Minkoff has an approximated net worth of $40 million. As a successful director of Disney, he makes more than 300 thousand dollars (estimated $250,000) every year on average. He earns not less than 5 million dollars (estimated $4,500,000) from every movie he directs.
How does Rob Minkoff make money?
Rob Minkoff makes most of his money through the film industry. Besides, he is an animator. That is why he has millions of fans, followers, and supporters on the internet and social media platforms to cheer him up.
As reported by Box Office Mojo, Rob Minkoff released the most famous animated movie in the 1990s named The Lion King. Its worldwide box office is 1.06 billion dollars. Besides, he made more than 10 million dollars from the movie.
In 1991, Rob released another famous hit movie named Beauty and the Beast. Its worldwide box office is 424.96 million dollars, as of this writing.
Some of Rob’s movies’ worldwide box office income statements have been given below to know better at a glance:
|Name of the Movie||Box Office (Worldwide)|
|Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014)||$275.70 million|
|Stuart Little (1999)||$300 million|
|Stuart Little 2 (2002)||$169 million|
|Flypaper (2011)||$4.5 million|
|The Forbidden Kingdom (2008)||$128.80 million|
Rob Minkoff’s net worth
As of this writing, Rob Minkoff has an estimated net worth of $40 million, thanks to his film career. He co-directed a movie named The Lion King. This movie’s worldwide box office is 1.06 billion dollars. Besides, he makes more than 50 thousand dollars every month on average.
Anyway, we have provided an estimated net worth by merging all the possible payments he makes throughout his career.
On 11 August 1962, Rob Minkoff was born to a Jewish parent in Palo Alto, California, United States of America. Besides, he spent most of his childhood in his hometown. Since childhood, he has been interested in cartoons and animation.
Rob completed his high school life at Palo Alto High School. Then he completed his graduation at the California Institute of Arts under the Department of Character Animation Arts in the 1980s.
Biography of Rob Minkoff
|Full Name||Robert Ralph Minkoff|
|Professional Name||Rob Minkoff|
|Date of Birth||11 August 1962|
|Place of Birth||Palo Alto, California, United States of America|
|Height||5 feet 8 inches|
|Wife Name||Crystal Kung|
|Profession||Director and animator|
|Net Worth||$40 million|
According to IMDb, Rob Minkoff worked on several animated movies. In 1983, Rob Minkoff started his career at Walt Disney. He worked on his first animated movie named The Black Cauldron. He worked in a mystery adventure animated movie as a supervising animator.
A while later, Rob was selected as a character designer in an animated movie, The Brave Little Toaster.
In 1989, Rob Minkoff’s works were paying off because of another movie that he released named The Little Mermaid. Later in 1990, he directed another movie called Beauty and the Beast. These movies are a huge success.
In 1994, Rob Minkoff took a big break after directing a famous movie named The Lion King. A couple of years later, he made Stuart Little. In 2002, he published the second version of the movie called Stuart Little 2.
In 2008, Rob Minkoff worked on another Box Office successful hit movie named The Forbidden Kingdom. Here, Jet Lee and Jackie Chan were in the main roles.
In 2011, Rob Minkoff worked in a comedy crime movie named Flypaper. But the movie did not go well like other movies that he directed before.
On 29 September 2007, Rob Minkoff married Crystal Kung. Kung works in a famous television reality show named The Real Housewife of Beverly Hills. They have shared 2 sons and daughters. They are Zoe and Max.
What is Rob Minkoff doing now?
Rob is focusing on making new animated movies. He is working on a new movie named Chinese Odyssey. Recently, he has published a new animated film called Blazing Samurai. Anyway, stay tuned for more surprises from Rob Minkoff.