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Michael Moore

Documentary Filmmaker
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Net worth 2018: $50 Million
Industry: Writers
Residence: Flint, Michigan, United States
Country: United States
BirthDay: 23 April 1954
Sigh: Taurus
Height: 1.82 m
Education: Davison High School (1972), St. John's Elementary School, University of Michigan–Flint

Michael Moore was bornon 23 April 1954 in Flint, Michigan, United States, American, is Documentary Filmmaker. Michael Moore is an American documentary filmmaker, author, producer, actor and political activist. His debut film ‘Roger & Me’ became the highest-grossing American documentary at the time of its release. He is best known for a series of documentaries that are mostly controversial. Michael Moore, who is also an activist, has always voiced his political views in a satirical manner, for which he has often been criticized by the big daddies of politics. Some of his most successful movies are ‘Bowling for Columbine’, ‘Fahrenheit 9/11’ and ‘Capitalism: A Love Story’, all of which have earned over 300 million Dollars till date. Winner of the prestigious Palme d'Or and the Academy Award, Moore, over the years, has gained the support of millions by educating them about some of the most important contemporary issues through his films.


$50 Million


In 2011, his autobiography, ‘Here Comes Trouble: Stories from My Life’ was released and was subjected to similar reactions that his previous works got


After a break, he made the film ‘The Big One’ and released it in 1997


He also published the novel, ‘Downsize This! Random Threats from an Unarmed American’, which was the best seller in 1994


He followed up with a sequel to this film in 1992 and titled it as ‘Pets or Meat: The Return to Flint’


Moore's next move was to make a documentary film and he came up with ‘Roger & Me’ in 1989


In 1976, he dropped out from the University of Michigan and started working for the radical weekly newspaper, The Flint Voice, which he edited for 10 years


In 1972, he became the youngest elected official in the country and nine months later, he took the office of the Davison School Board


Michael Moore was born on April 23, 1954 in Flint, a suburb of Michigan, an economically depressed city

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