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Tim Burton

Film Director, Producer, Writer, Artist
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Net worth 2018: $140 Million
Residence: Burbank, California, U.S.
Country: United States
BirthDay: 25 August 1958
Sigh: Virgo
Height: 1.82 m
Education: Burbank High School, California Institute of the Arts

Tim Burton was bornon 25 August 1958 in Burbank, California, U.S., American, is Film Director, Producer, Writer, Artist. It is true that talent and innovativeness can set any man’s career soaring high and Tim Burton is no less. Blessed with a great acumen for imaginativeness coupled with excellent drawing skills, Burton soon converted his passion and hobby into his career and had no looking back since then. A graduate of California Institute of Arts, he started his career by taking up the position of an apprentice animator at the Walt Disney studios. However, this was just the beginning of his super illustrious career as he set forth to make a mark as a director, producer, writer, poet and stop motion artist in the American film industry. In his four decades of career, he came up with dark, gothic, macabre and quirky horror and fantasy films. Adding to the dark gothic setup is the effective use of musical interludes which is prominently seen in almost all his films. Most of his films focuses around a misunderstood outcast and include characters who distrust the protagonist. As of 2012, he has directed 16 films and produced 12 films. Some of his super successful films include ‘Pee-wee's Big Adventure’, ‘Batman’, ‘Batman Returns’, ‘Planet of the Apes’, ‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory’ and ‘Alice in Wonderland’.


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He served as the co-producer of the film, ‘Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter’, which released in 2012


In 2010, he came up with the film, ‘Alice in Wonderland’, which went on to receive two Academy Awards, for Best Art Direction and Best Costume Design


He ended the decade with three films ‘Bones’, ‘Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street’ and ‘9’ in 2006, 2007 and 2009 respectively


In 2005, he came up with ‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory’ and ‘Corpse Bride’


In 1994, he started producing the next film of the Batman franchise, titled ‘Batman Forever’


In 1993, he penned and produced the film, ‘The Nightmare Before Christmas’, an animated musical


He followed the super-successful ‘Batman’ film by coming up with its sequel ‘Batman Returns’ in 1992


He ended the 1990s decade with three more films, ‘Mars Attacks!’, ‘Superman Lives’ and ‘Sleepy Hollow’


The same year, he came up with the film ‘Frankenweenie’, which was a remake of his 1984 short film into a feature-length stop motion film

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