His love for storytelling and film making make him one of the most famous Australian screenwriter, actor, film producer, and film director. Leigh Whannell is famous for writing films directed by his friend James Wan. He has given few of the famous hit movies including Saw, Dead Silence, Insidious, and Insidious: Chapter 2.
Today we shall be dealing with the personal life of Leigh and his career story from scratch stay tuned and understand how his love life helped him to gain career success.
Biography of Leigh Whannell
Belonging to the white ethnicity while the handsome Leigh holds an Australian Nationality. Born with the Capricorn sign he celebrates his birthday every year on the 17th of January. He had opened his eyes in Melbourne, Australia.
Educational background of Leigh Whannell.There are no details on his educational background including his academic background and university name. It seems that she loves to keep his personal life far from social media and fan-followers.
Married or Dating? Find out his relationship
When it comes to the personal life of Leigh, he is a married man. The handsome hunk had tied his knot with his long time girlfriend Corbett Tuck. Professionally, she is an actress who is famous for her movies such as Insidious, Insidious: Chapter 3, and Cattle Call.
So, far there is no news of their divorce and upcoming babies yet. It seems that the couple is having a blissful married life and has three children.
My son comes THIS close to throwing up devil horns whenever he listens to ‘You’re Welcome’ by @TheRock🤘🏻 pic.twitter.com/8jcgeJGfAB
— Leigh Whannell (@LWhannell) July 15, 2018
The couple is blessed with one daughter, who seems to be a grown kid. There are no rumors of them getting divorced.
Family Life of Leigh Whannell
While he has not revealed his parent’s background including his parent’s name. However, he revealed that he inherited his love of storytelling from his mother. While his love for filmmaking is from his father, who was a cameraman in the television industry.
Similar to other celebrities, he is blessed with awesome physique statistics. The dashing Leigh Whannell stands up 5 feet and 7 inches. Whereas he maintains his weight around 50 Kg. Similarly, he has a couple of beautiful eyes and shiny hair.
Career & Net worth
Talking about the professional life of Leigh, he had started his journey as a reporter and film critic for several Australian television shows, including ABC’s Recovery. Then he started appearing in Episode 4, Season 1 of the RMITV production Under Melbourne Tonight presents What’s Goin’ On There?
In 2003, he started working in The Matrix Reloaded. His career took off hen he got a role in James Wan on the set of film school. Along with him, he wrote a script for Saw. In 2004, Saw got a release. The movie was a low-budget sleeper hit. In that movie, he played the role of Adam Stanheight. After a few years, the sequel, Saw II was released. Which was co-written and revised from Bousman’s original script?
Caption: Leigh Whannell talks about his character in “The Invisible Man” with FOX 5 DC. (Credit: YouTube)
In the following year, he returned to collaborate with Wan; they wrote a film called Dead Silence. Apart from that, he worked as the writer-director of the science fiction body horror film Upgrade. Similarly, he wrote, directed, and co-executive produced a retooling of H.G. Wells’ book The Invisible Man. As of 202o, he is currently working on a reboot of Escape from New York and has expressed interest in writing and directing a sequel to Upgrade.
How much is his Net Worth?
As one of the renowned Australian screenwriter, actor, film producer, and film director, he had earned a huge name and fame in his lifetime career. The total asset of the handsome hunk has been estimated at around $ 55 million US dollars. While he has not shared his exact annual salary. There is no doubt that his net wage and salary will sure increase in the upcoming years.
Yes, he is active in social media. On Twitter, he has 3 followers while on Facebook he has 15k while on Instagram he has no presence. He has a verified Wikipedia and IMDb.