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Cary Fukunaga Biography

Cary Fukunaga Biography

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Full NameCary Fukunaga
Place of birthCalifornia, USA
Fathers NameAnthony Shuzo Fukunaga
Mother NameGretchen May Grufman
EducationNew York University's Tisch School of Arts a degree in Film Program
OccupationDirector, Writer, Cinematographer
Height6 feet 1 inches (1.86m)
Networth$2 million
EthnicityMixed (Japanese, Swedish, English, and German)
Weight76 Kg
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorDark Brown
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MaritalIn Relation


Relationship Statistics of Cary Fukunaga

What is Cary Fukunaga marital status ? ( married,single, in relation or divorce):
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Is Cary Fukunaga Lesbian ?No

More about Relationship

Cary Fukunaga rumored that he affairs with Margaret Qualley. Then the US Weekly confirmed in May 2017 that the two are in a relationship. Cary is the 17-year- old Margaret. They themselves have not confirmed their dating affair anyway. He has a estimated net worth of $ 2 million. However, information about his salary is unknown to date.


Who is Cary Fukunaga?

Cary Fukunaga is an award-winning American director, writer, and filmmaker. He is best known for leading the first season of the successful HBO True Detective psychological thriller. He also writes and directs Sin Nombre in 2009 and Jane Eyre in 2011.

Fukunaga's Early life, Family and Education

Cary Fukunaga was born in Oakland, California, USA, on 10 July 1977. His name of birth is Cary Joji Fukunaga. His father Anthony Shuzo Fukunaga is a Japanese-American third generation. The Swedish-American is his mother, Gretchen May Grufman. Originally he wanted to be a snowboarder, but in the mid-twenties, he moved to film making.

In 1999 he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in History from the University of California, Santa Cruz. He then enrolled at the Tisch School of Arts at New York University and graduated with a degree in the Film Program.

Fukunaga's Career and Professional life

Cary began his career as a director and writer at New York University in 2004. He has written and directed Victoria Para Chino (2004), short film. In 2005, he received a Student Academy Award for the film. His film won several other awards.

In 2008 he wrote and directed the short films Kofi and in 2012 Sleepwalking in the Rift. Fukunaga made his feature film debut as a writer and director with Sin Nombre. The film received a number of awards, including the 2009 Sundance Film Festival Directing Award and the 2009 Edinburgh International Film Festival "New Director's Award. "

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Fukunaga directed all 8 episodes of the 2014 HBO TV series True Detective in the first season. He won the "Primetime Emmy Award for Excellent Direction for a Drama Series "for his work in the series. He was acclaimed for the war drama Beasts of No Nation in 2015, in which he was a writer, director, producer, and filmmaker. It has been reported that he is directing the Shockwave drama. 

What is Cary's Net Worth?

He has a estimated net worth of $ 2 million. However, information about his salary is unknown to date. When we see his performance in this area, we can assume he earns a good wage.

Cary's Rumors

There were rumors that in 2011, Cary had a relationship with the famous American actress Michelle Williams. There are currently no rumors about his personal and professional life. It seems that he does the best job without harming others and that he was a straight person in his life, for whom he has not yet been in any dispute.

Cary has 6 feet of height of 1.4 inches weighing 76 kg. He has dark brown eyes and black hair.

Updated On Sat Jan 26 2019 Published On Tue Oct 23 2018 By

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