Sacha Gervasi is a 55-years-old British Film director from the United Kingdom. his estimated net worth is $1 Million to $5 Million Approx. Jump into read his life Facts, Wikipedia and biographies Details
Sacha Gervasi Biography – Wiki
According to the wiki and biography of Sacha Gervasi was born on 1966 in United Kingdom. let’s check out the Sacha’s personal and public life facts, Wikipedia, bio, spouse, net worth, and career details.
Fast Facts You Need To Know
In September 2018, The Guardian ranked Anvil! as the 7th best music documentary of all time. In NME’s survey of ’50 Awesome Music Movies’, Anvil! is ranked number 2. A 2017 New York Post Decider article on the movie said, “almost ten years on from its initial release, Anvil ranks up there with the best rock documentaries ever made.”
In November 2018, Mark Povinelli, the president of Little People of America, published an article on Variety stating that the film’s depiction of Villechaize was an important step for the representation of little people.
He adapted the remake of Jo Nesbø’s Norwegian thriller Headhunters for Summit Entertainment and in December of 2018 it was announced that Gervasi would adapt Terrified for Fox Searchlight and Guillermo Del Toro.
In 2012, Gervasi directed Hitchcock starring Anthony Hopkins as Alfred Hitchcock, Helen Mirren as his wife Alma, and Scarlett Johansson as Janet Leigh.
Other films for which he has written include Comrade Rockstar and How to Marry a Millionaire. He wrote and executive produced Henry’s Crime. The film debuted at the Toronto Film Festival in September 2010.
The film went on to win Best Documentary at the 2010 Independent Spirit Awards in Los Angeles and Best Music Film and Best Documentary Feature at the International Documentary Association Awards.
Anvil! The Story of Anvil won an Emmy Award in 2010 in the category of Outstanding Arts and Cultural Programming.
In 2010, Gervasi married British theatre producer Jessica de Rothschild, daughter of British financier Evelyn Robert de Rothschild.
He was appointed the Hunter/Zakin screenwriting chair at UCLA and taught there in spring 2009.
In 2009, Gervasi presented Steven Zaillian with the Austin Film Festival’s Distinguished Screenwriter Award.
The film was named Best Documentary of 2009 at the Evening Standard British Film Awards in London. Chris Martin of Coldplay, a fan of the film, presented Gervasi with the award.
In 2009, the Motion Picture Association of America opened the category of Best Picture nominees from 5 to 10. In October 2009, Anvil! The Story of Anvil was the first screener to be sent out for considering of the expanded Best Picture category as well as for Best Documentary. There was disappointment when Anvil was one of the higher-profile films not short-listed in the Best Documentary category.
The film premièred at the Sundance Film Festival in January 2008, and won Audience Awards at the 2008 Sydney Film Festival, Los Angeles Film Festival and Galway International Film Festival.
On 14 May 2006, Geri Halliwell gave birth to their daughter, Bluebell Madonna Halliwell.
Gervasi got his film-writing start with The Big Tease, which he co-wrote with Craig Ferguson. He went on to pen The Terminal, made into a film in 2004 directed by Steven Spielberg. According to London’s The Daily Telegraph: “He is one of only two English screenwriters to have their scripts made into movies by Steven Spielberg. The other is Tom Stoppard [for Empire of the Sun].”
From 1999 to 2000, he was the voice of Jaguar Cars on US radio and television.
Gervasi moved to Los Angeles in 1995 to attend the graduate screen-writing programme at UCLA Film School, where he twice won the BAFTA/LA scholarship. While in the programme, he supported himself by working as a journalist, writing for newspapers and magazines, including The Sunday Times, The Observer, and Punch.
In August 1993, Gervasi, then a young journalist working for the Mail on Sunday, was sent to Los Angeles to interview a number of high-profile celebrities, as well as Hervé Villechaize, the diminutive French actor who starred as Tattoo on the hit American TV series Fantasy Island and as Nick Nack in The Man with the Golden Gun. In October 2018, Vulture published a first-person account of his experiences with Villechaize.
Twenty-five years after meeting Villechaize, Gervasi wrote and directed My Dinner with Hervé, a biopic of the actor based on the interviews conducted only days before the actor committed suicide in 1993. The film stars Emmy Award- and Golden Globe-winning actor Peter Dinklage and was produced by Oscar-winning Schindler’s List writer Steven Zaillian. The movie aired on HBO and has been nominated for an Emmy Award, Critics’ Choice Award, PGA Award, and WGA Award for Best Longform Original. The film holds an 83% positive on Rotten Tomatoes.
Gervasi’s first position was to work for the Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom, Ted Hughes at the Arvon Writing Foundation. After completing his degree, he subsequently worked for John Calder of the Samuel Beckett archive helping to arrange a vast sale of Beckett’s personal papers at Sotheby’s in 1989, including Beckett’s own annotated version of Waiting for Godot which sold to Trinity College, Dublin.
The film was released by Fox Searchlight Pictures and nominated for the Academy Award for Best Makeup and Hairstyling at the 85th Academy Awards. Helen Mirren was nominated for a BAFTA, SAG Award, and Golden Globe for her performance as Alma Reville.
Gervasi directed Anvil! The Story of Anvil, a documentary of the Canadian heavy metal band, Anvil, who had then been together for over 30 years. Gervasi first met Anvil on 21 September 1982, after a gig at The Marquee Club in London. He introduced himself to the band as “England’s number one Anvil fan”. He subsequently became a roadie for the band on their 1982, 1984 and 1985 tours, and was given the nickname “teabag” by the band. He reunited with Anvil after a break of 20 years, and started filming a documentary about them in November 2005.
Gervasi was educated at Westminster School, and then read modern history at King’s College London. As a teenager in 1981, Gervasi befriended Canadian metal band Anvil when they toured London and became a roadie for the band on three tours, eventually becoming close friends until a falling out in 1986.
Alexander Sacha Simon Gervasi (/dʒ ə r ˈ v ɑː z i / ; born 1966) is a British-American film director, screenwriter and former journalist.
His grandmother was Katherine McQuiggan from Philadelphia, but his grandfather Frank remarried, to singer Georgia Gibbs, years before Gervasi was born. Gibbs is known for a number of hits from the 1950s, including “Kiss of Fire” and “Dance with Me, Henry”.
BirthName, Nickname, and Profession
So first, let’s take a look at some personal details of Sacha, like name, nickname, and profession.
|Real Name||Alexander Simon “Sacha” Gervasi|
Age, Birthdate, Religion, and BirthPlace
|Age (2021)||55 Years|
|Date Of Birth||1966|
|Food Habits||Not Available|
Height, Weight, And Body Measurements
In Meter: not available
In Feet: not available
In Pound: not available
Sacha Gervasi Personal Life, Spouse, Wife
|Wife||Jessica de Rothschild|
Alexander Simon “Sacha” Gervasi Net Worth
The Alexander Simon “Sacha” Gervasi Estimated Net worth is $80K – USD $85k.
|Monthly Income/Salary (approx.)||$80K – $85k USD|
|Net Worth (approx.)||$4 million- $6 million USD|
Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram
Copyright © 2022 | WordPress Theme by MH Themes